Student Guide

Registration

Registration must be received by January 10, 2011, to qualify for early rates. Regular registration rates will go into effect on January 11, 2011, and will remain on-site at the meeting.

All fees shown
are in U.S. dollars

EARLY Registration
On or before January 10

Regular or On-site Registration
After January 10

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 Baltimore Convention Center will be open:

Friday, March 4

3:00PM - 5:00PM

Saturday, March 5

8:00AM - 6:30PM

Sunday, March 6 - Tuesday, March 8

7:30AM - 5:00PM

Wednesday, March 9

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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Travel Awards
Transportation
Air & Car Rental Discounts
International Travelers
Career Center
Message Center
Restaurants

 

Sessions of Interest

Saturday, March 5

09:00 AM - 01:00 PM Subgroup: Molecular Biophysics
09:00 AM - 07:00 PM Subgroup: Bioenergetics
12:00 PM - 07:00 PM Career Center
12:00 PM - 09:00 PM Subgroup: Motility
01:00 PM - 04:30 PM Subgroup: Nanoscale Biophysics
01:00 PM - 05:30 PM Subgroup: Membrane Structure & Assembly
01:00 PM - 05:00 PM Subgroup: Biological Fluorescence
01:00 PM - 05:30 PM Subgroup: Exocytosis & Endocytosis
01:00 PM - 06:00 PM Subgroup: Membrane Biophysics
01:00 PM - 07:00 PM Subgroup: Intrinsically Disordered Proteins
01:00 PM - 06:30 PM Subgroup: Biopolymer Biophysics in vivo
01:30 PM - 03:30 PM Subgroup: Permeation & Transport
05:00 PM - 07:00 PM Opening Mixer/Meet & Greet
06:30 PM - 07:30 PM Student & Minority Biophysicists Travel Awardee Reception

Sunday, March 6

07:30 AM - 08:30 AM Postdoctoral Breakfast
08:00 AM - 05:30 PM Career Center
11:30 AM - 01:00 PM Undergraduate Student Symposium
01:00 PM - 02:30 PM

Education Committee Panel:
“Alternative Careers For Early Career Scientists”                                      

01:00 PM - 03:00 PM Graduate & Postdoc Institution Fair
06:00 PM - 08:00 PM SRAA Student Poster Competition   

Monday, March 7

07:30 AM - 08:30 PM Graduate Student Breakfast
08:00 AM - 05:30 PM Career Center
10:00 AM - 11:00 AM New Member Welcome Coffee
12:00 PM - 01:00 PM Education Committee Panel:
“Undergraduate Student Breakfast at Noon”
01:00 PM - 02:30 PM Early Careers Committee Panel:
“Graduate Student to Postdoc: Negotiating the Transition”
01:30 PM - 02:30 PM Cell Press Workshop:
“Ensuring a Smooth Publication of Your Paper”
01:30 PM - 03:30 PM Early Careers Committee Panel:
“Early Career Grant Opportunities”
02:30 PM - 04:00 PM CPOW Panel:
“Non-Academic Research Science Careers”
08:00 PM - 09:30 PM Awards Ceremony/National Lecture
09:30 PM - 12:00 AM Annual Meeting Reception/Dance

Tuesday, March 8

08:00 AM - 05:30 PM Career Center
01:30 PM - 03:00 PM Education Committee Workshop:                
“The Basics, the Discoveries and the Controversies”
02:30 PM - 04:30 PM Grant Writing Workshop:                
“How (Not) to Write Your NIH Grant Proposal”

Wednesday, March 9

08:00 AM - 12:00 PM Career Center


Restaurants

$ (Under $10)

1. Trinacria, 406 N Paca St, (410) 685-7285
2. Mekong Delta, 105 W Saratoga St, (443) 839-7815
3. Cafe on the Square, 11 S Paca St, (410) 625-1441
4. Faidley Seafood, 203 N Paca St, (410) 727-4898
5. Kirbies Cafe Grille, 410 W Redwood St, (410) 528-9500
6. Cypriana Café, 120 E Baltimore St, (410) 837-7482
7. Crazy Greek Pizza, 5 N Howard St, (410) 234-1277
8. Crazy John's, 410 E Baltimore St, (410) 625-0363
9. Java Joe's, 8 E Baltimore St, (410) 727-6647
10. Red Springs Cafe, 353 North Calvert Street, (410) 637-4041

$$ ($10 - $20)

1. Cazbar, 316 N Charles St, (410) 528-1222
2. Lumbini, 322 N Charles St, (410) 244-5556
3. Mick O'Shea's Irish Pub, 328 N Charles St, (410) 539-7504
4. Ban Thai, 340 N Charles St, (410) 727-7971
5. Joss Cafe & Sushi Bar, 413 N. Charles St., (410) 244-6988
6. Maisy's, 313 N Charles St, (443) 220-0150
7. Peter's Pour House, 111 Mercer St, (410) 539-5818
8. Sushi Bar Geisha, 201 N Charles St, (410) 685-2099
9. Mustang Alley's, 390 little Italy, (443) 797-7002
10. Taste of China, 219 E Baltimore St, (410) 659-5466

$$$ (Over $20)

1. Sotto Sopra, 405 N Charles St, (410) 625-0534
2. B&O American Brasserie, 2 N Charles Street, (443) 692-6170
3. Havana Club, 600 Water St, (410) 468-0022
4. Zhongshan Restaurant, 323 Park Ave, (410) 223-1881
5. The Wine Cellar Jazz & Supper Club, 110 Water Street, (410) 986-4445
6. Velleggia's Italian Seafood Restaurant, 110 Water Street, (410) 986-4445
7. Brasserie 10 South, 10 South Calvert Street, (410) 528-8994
8. Milton's Grill, 336 N Charles St, (443) 220-0180
9. Lux Nightclub, 10 S. Calvert Street, (410) 528-8994
10. Ruth's Chris Steak House (Restaurant Row), 600 Water St, (410) 783-0033

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