The Biophysical Society's Subgroups hold symposia that allow attendees to meet and interact within focused areas. This year’s subgroup symposia will be held on the first day of the Annual Meeting, Saturday, March 2, 2019. The Saturday Subgroup programs are heavily attended and include exciting scientific symposia, awards presentations, student and postdoc talks, and business meetings, which are open to members of each subgroup. 

To view a subgroup's 2019 symposium program, click on the subgroup's name. 
Subgroup programming details will be posted as they become available. 

For those attending subgroup symposia, registration will be open on Friday and Saturday for badge pick-up prior to the subgroup sessions. Registration for the Annual Meeting is required to attend the subgroup symposia.


For more information on subgroups and how to join, click here


Subgroup Chair: Michael Cianfrocco, University of Michigan, USA

Symposium Time:  1:30-5:30 PM EST

Symposium Room:  204AB

Business Meeting:  5:15 - 5:30 PM EST


1:35 PM Sarah Nyenhuis, National Institutes of Health, USA
Cryo-EM Snapshots of Dynamin Superfamily Proteins Involved in Membrane Fission and Fusion


2:00 PM Shyamal Mosalaganti, University of Michigan, USA
In Situ Nnapshots of TDP43 Turnover


2:25 PM Chi-Min Ho, Columbia University, USA
In Situ CryoET Reveals Translation Dynamics in Malaria Parasites


2:50 PM Chen Zhao, University of Florida, USA
Determining Native-Like Membrane Protein Structures from Cell Membrane-Derived Vesicles


3:20 PM Scott Stagg, Florida State University, USA
Magellon and SPOT-RASTR: New Tools for Cryo-EM Specimen Preparation and Processing


3:45 PM Dominik Hrebik, Max Planck Institute of Biochemistry, Germany
Structure-Guided Approaches to Mitigate Emerging Viral Threats


3:55 PM Christopher Barnes, Stanford University, USA
High-Resolution In Situ Structures of HIV-1 Proteins


4:20 PM Martin Obr, Thermo Fisher Scientific, USA
Visual Proteomics of C. reinhardtii using High-throughput Collaborative in situ Cryo-ET


4:40 PM Flash Talks: Samuel Hoff, Buyan Pan, and Miro Astore


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