Kentucky

Bluegrass Molecular Biophysics Networking Symposium

University of Kentucky
Lexington, Kentucky
May 11, 2012
8:30 AM-4:30 PM

Overview: This one-day symposium will feature four or five invited speakers. The focus of the symposium will be on molecular biophysics, with the goal of creating and strengthening ties between biophysicists within the region. A meeting to discuss means for continuing these efforts will also be held during the symposium.

Speakers

Seth Robia, Loyola University, Chicago
Jason DeRouchey, University of Kentucky, Lexington

Hosts

Trevor Creamer, University of Kentucky, College of Medicine
Ken Campbell, University of Kentucky, College of Medicine
  Jason DeRouchey, University of Kentucky, Lexington

 Program

8:30 AM Registration (coffee and donuts available)
9:30 AM Welcome
9:45 AM Seth Robia, Loyola University, Chicago
10:30 AM Postdoctoral/graduate student talk 1
10:45 AM Postdoctoral/graduate student talk 2
11:00 AM Andrew Herr, University of Cincinnati
noon Lunch (provided) and poster session
2:00 PM Jason DeRouchey, University of Kentucky, Lexington
2:45 PM Postdoctoral/graduate student talk 3
3:00 PM Postdoctoral/graduate student talk 4
3:15 PM Coffee break
3:30 PM Concurrent workshop 1: How to get a PI job
3:30 PM Concurrent workshop 2: NSF funding for the biomolecular sciences
4:30 PM Symposium end

Abstract Submission and Registration

Register and/or submit an abstract by April 27. For more information on how to submit an abstract and to register, visit the Bluegrass Molecular Biophysics Networking Symposium website.