Student Guide

Registration

Registration must be received by January 4, 2010, to qualify for early rates. Regular registration rates will go into effect on January 5, 2010, and will remain on-site at the meeting.

All fees shown
are in U.S. dollars

EARLY Registration
On or before January 4

Regular or On-site Registration
After January 4

Student Member $70 $80
Student Nonmember $120 $155

Registration includes the following: Admission to all scientific sessions, poster area, and exhibits; National Lecture and Awards Ceremony; programs for minorities, students, postdocs, and international attendees; printed program, online itinerary planner, and meeting badge; opening mixer and meet & greet; and reception and dance.

On-site registration at The Moscone Center will be open:

Friday, February 19

3:00PM - 5:00PM

Saturday, February 20

8:00AM - 6:30PM

Sunday, February 21 - Tuesday, February 23

7:30AM - 5:00PM

Wednesday, February 24

8:00AM - 3:00PM

 
Membership

 Members pursuing a course of study in biophysics or in a related field.

  • Graduate Student Rate: $25 per year for up to five years.
  • Undergraduate Student Rate: $25 per year for up to four years.
  • World Bank Student Rate: $10 per year for up to five years.
    This is a one-time rate for new members who reside in countries listed as low, lower-middle, and
    upper-middle countries at
    http://www.worldbank.org/data/countryclass/classgroups.htm
     

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Sessions of Interest
Student Housing
Room Sharing
Travel Awards
Transportation
Air & Car Rental Discounts
International Travelers
Career Center
Message Center
Restaurants

 

Sessions of Interest

Saturday, February 20

09:00 AM - 01:00 PM Subgroup: Molecular Biophysics
09:00 AM - 05:30 PM Subgroup: Bioenergetics
12:00 PM - 07:00 PM Career Center
12:00 PM - 09:00 PM Subgroup: Motility
01:00 PM - 05:30 PM Subgroup: Membrane Biophysics
01:00 PM - 05:30 PM Subgroup: Membrane Structure & Assembly
01:00 PM - 05:30 PM Subgroup: Biological Fluorescence
01:00 PM - 06:15 PM Subgroup: Intrinsically Disordered Proteins
01:20 PM - 05:05 PM Subgroup: Exocytosis & Endocytosis
01:30 PM - 04:00 PM Subgroup: Permeation & Transport
05:00 PM - 07:00 PM Opening Mixer/Meet & Greet

Sunday, February 21

08:00 AM - 05:30 PM Career Center
11:30 AM - 01:00 PM Undergraduate Student Symposium
01:00 PM - 03:00 PM Graduate & Postdoc Institution Fair
06:00 PM - 08:00 PM SRAA Student Poster Competition   

Monday, February 22

07:30 AM - 08:30 PM Graduate Student Breakfast
08:00 AM - 05:30 PM Career Center
10:30 AM - 11:30 AM New Member Welcome Coffee
01:00 PM - 02:30 PM Early Careers Committee Panel:
“Graduate Student to Postdoc: Negotiating the Transition”
01:00 PM - 02:30 PM Education Committee Panel:
“Biophysics 101: Visualizing One (or a few) Molecule(s) at a Time”
01:30 PM - 02:30 PM Cell Press Workshop:
“Ensuring a Smooth Publication of Your Paper”
01:30 PM - 03:30 PM Grant Writing Workshop:
“How (Not) to Write Your NIH Grant Proposal”
02:30 PM - 03:30 PM CPOW Panel:
“If I Knew Then What I Know Now”
08:00 PM - 09:30 PM Awards Ceremony/National Lecture
09:30 PM - 12:00 AM Annual Meeting Reception/Dance

Tuesday, February 23

08:00 AM - 05:30 PM Career Center
01:30 PM - 03:00 PM Education Committee Workshop:                
“The Basics, the Discoveries and the Controversies”

Wednesday, February 24

08:00 AM - 12:00 PM Career Center


Restaurants

$ (Under $10)

1. Shiki, 251 3rd St, (415) 512-8138
2. Buckhorn Grill, 101 4th St, (415) 369-6150
3. Chaat Café, 320 3rd St, (415) 979-9946
4. Jollibee, 200 4th St, (415) 904-8615
5. The Organic Coffee Company, 88 4th St, (415) 512-7436
6. Alexandria Cafe, 785 Market St, (415) 369-0857
7. Tu Lan, 8 6th St, (415) 626-0927
8. Chipotle Mexican Grill, 126 New Montgomery St, (415) 512-8113
9. Panera Bread, 301 King St, (415) 777-2080
10. Soup Freaks, 90 New Montgomery St, (415) 369-9600
11. Arby's, 1581 Sloat Blvd, (415) 661-2575
12. Birley Sandwiches, 100 Drumm St, (415) 318-1800
13. Beale Street Bar & Grill, 133 Beale St, (415) 543-1961

$$ ($10 - $20)

1. B Restaurant & Bar, 720 Howard St, (415) 495-9800
2. Pazzia Restaurant & Pizzeria, 337 3rd St, (415) 512-1693
3. Samovar Tea Lounge, 730 Howard St, (415) 227-9400
4. Educated Palate, 88 4th St, (415) 908-7522
5. Anabelle's Bar and Bistro, 68 4th St, (415) 777-1200
6. Firewood At Metreon, 101 4th St, (415) 369-6199
7. Cha-Am, 701 Folsom St, (415) 546-9711
8. Thirsty Bear Brewing Company, 661 Howard St, (415) 974-0905
9. Tropisueño, 75 Yerba Buena Ln, (415) 243-0299
10. Caffe Museo, 151 3rd St, (415) 357-4500
11. Canton Dim Sum & Seafood Restaurant, 655 Folsom St, (415) 495-3064
12. King of Thai Noodle House, 55 5th St, (415) 974-6285
13. Chevy's Fresh Mex, 201 3rd St, (415) 543-8060
14. 54 Mint - Vineria Ristorante, 16 Mint Plaza, (415) 543-5100
15. Sanraku, 101 4th St, (415) 369-6166
16. Little Joe's, 85 5th St, (415) 433-4343

$$$ (Over $20)

1. XYZ, 181 3rd St, (415) 817-7836
2. Restaurant Lulu, 816 Folsom St, (415) 495-5775
3. Le Charm French Bistro, 315 5th St, (415) 546-6128
4. Luce, 888 Howard St, (415) 616-6566
5. Two, 22 Hawthorne St, (415) 777-9779
6. Oola Restaurant & Bar, 860 Folsom St, (415) 995-2061
7. Amber India, 25 Yerba Buena Ln, (415) 777-0500
8. Vitrine, 125 3rd St, (415) 284-4000
9. Ducca, 50 3rd St, (415) 977-0271
10. Lark Creek Steak, 845 Market St 4th Fl, (415) 593-4100
11. Hana Zen, 115 Cyril Magnin St, (415) 421-2101
12. Bacar, 448 Brannan St, (415) 904-4100
13. Heaven's Dog & Noodle Shop, 1148 Mission St, (415) 863-6008
14. Scala's Bistro, 432 Powell St, (415) 395-8555
15. L'Olivier French Restaurant, 465 Davis Ct, (415) 981-7824
16. Ozumo, 161 Steuart St, (415) 882-1333
17. Zuppa, 564 4th St, (415) 777-5900
 

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