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Public Release: 25-Nov-2014
APSARD Annual Meeting: ADHD & Related Disorders State of the Science & the Art
ADHD and related disorders: State of the science and art
The American Professional Society of ADHD and Related Disorders (APSARD), a US-based international organization of health professionals and scientists focusing exclusively on ADHD and related disorders, will hold its 2015 Annual Meeting, Jan. 16-18, 2015, in Washington, D.C.

Contact: Sarah Timm
info@apsard.org
615-324-2374
American Professional Society of ADHD & Related Disorders

Public Release: 21-Nov-2014
Evolutionary Synthesis, Past and Future: A Celebration Hosted by NESCent
North Carolina researchers unveil a new center for evolutionary medicine
Scientists reveal a new center, Triangle Center for Evolutionary Medicine (TriCEM), to foster cross-disciplinary research in the Raleigh-Durham-Chapel Hill area. This announcement is part of the weekend symposium, "Evolutionary synthesis, past and future," which celebrates the 10-year legacy of the National Evolutionary Synthesis Center (NESCent). NESCent will close in June 2015.

Contact: Nicole Duncan
nicole.duncan@nescent.org
919-668-7993
National Evolutionary Synthesis Center (NESCent)

Public Release: 20-Nov-2014
Bunsentagung 2015
Bunsentagung 2015 will take place at RUB
In 2015, Germany's largest conference for physical chemistry will take place at Ruhr-Universität: in collaboration with the German Bunsen Society for Physical Chemistry, the Cluster of Excellence RESOLV organizes the Bunsentagung that will run from May 14-16, 2015.

Contact: Nina Winter
bunsen2015@rub.de
49-023-432-27240
Ruhr-University Bochum

Public Release: 18-Nov-2014
Naval Future Force Science and Technology EXPO
Titanic explorer, Nobel Laureate to headline Naval S&T EXPO
The leader of the expedition that discovered the Titanic wreck and a Nobel Prize-winning physicist are among a growing lineup of speakers at the Naval Future Force Science and Technology (S&T) EXPO Feb. 4-5 at the Walter E. Washington Convention Center in Washington, D.C.

Contact: Peter Vietti
onrpublicaffairs@navy.mil
703-696-5031
Office of Naval Research

Public Release: 18-Nov-2014
Infectious Diseases: Global Public-Health Challenges of the Next Decade
Global experts to discuss how to prepare for infectious diseases like Ebola, tuberculosis
The 11th annual International Consortium on Anti-Virals (ICAV) symposium, Infectious Diseases: Global Public-Health Challenges of the Next Decade, will put the challenges posed by several infectious diseases under the microscope, including the Ebola virus, the H7N9 influenza virus, MERS coronavirus and dengue viruses, as well as drug-resistant tuberculosis.

Contact: Gloria Suhasini
suhasini@yorku.ca
416-736-2100 x22094
York University

Public Release: 17-Nov-2014
2014 AGU Fall Meeting
AGU Fall Meeting: Virtual press room and PIO uploader -- Now live!
Included in this advisory: 'Virtual Press Room and PIO Uploader - Now live!,' 'Fall Meeting Virtual Options,' 'Preliminary press conference topics,' 'Fall Meeting events,' 'Journalism awards reception,' 'First-timers breakfast,' 'Mass Media Fellows breakfast,' 'Northern California Science Writers Association holiday dinner registration,' 'Press registration information,' and 'Who's Coming.'

Contact: Mary Catherine Adams
mcadams@agu.org
202-777-7530
American Geophysical Union

Public Release: 17-Nov-2014
'The Transforming Horizon: A Flat World Perspective for Business Today"'
UN Chief of Academic Impact Ramu Damodaran to keynote NJIT Fourth Annual Business Conference
'The Transforming Horizon: A Flat World Perspective for Business Today' is the theme of the Fourth Annual Business Conference presented by the School of Management at New Jersey Institute of Technology on Nov. 20, 2014, 9 a.m.-6:30 p.m.

Contact: Tanya Klein
973-596-3433
New Jersey Institute of Technology

Public Release: 14-Nov-2014
IOF Regionals 5th Asia-Pacific Osteoporosis Meeting
5th IOF Asia-Pacific Osteoporosis Meeting opens in Taipei
Today, researchers and clinicians from throughout the region have gathered in Taipei for the opening of the 5th Asia-Pacific Osteoporosis Meeting. The event, taking place from Nov. 14-16, is one of the Asia-Pacific's most important bone, muscle and joint congresses. It has been organized by the International Osteoporosis Foundation in cooperation with the Taiwanese Osteoporosis Association.

Contact: L. Misteli
lmisteli@iofbonehealth.org
41-229-940-100
International Osteoporosis Foundation

Public Release: 13-Nov-2014
SC14
Ohio supercomputing experts to leverage conference presence
State-of-the-art supercomputers, sophisticated software and high-speed research networks will be on tap as Central Ohio technology experts travel this weekend to New Orleans for SC14, the international conference for high performance computing, networking, storage and analysis.

Contact: Mr. Jamie Abel
jabel@oh-tech.org
614-292-6495
Ohio Supercomputer Center

Public Release: 10-Nov-2014
FAPESP Week California
FAPESP Week California to discuss Brazil-USA scientific research cooperation
FAPESP Week California will take place at California's UC Berkeley and UC Davis, Nov. 17 - 21, 2014. Brazilian and US researchers will present research findings and discuss topics related to health, advanced materials, climate, economics and society. The seminar is sponsored by the São Paulo Research Foundation (FAPESP), with support from the Brazil Institute of the Woodrow Wilson International Center for Scholars, in Washington, DC.

Contact: Fernando Cunha
cunha@fapesp.br
55-113-838-4151
Fundação de Amparo à Pesquisa do Estado de São Paulo

Public Release: 10-Nov-2014
Translational Research Day 2014
Translational Research Day in Boston to highlight One Health
Tufts Clinical and Translational Science Institute will hold a Translational Research Day, open to the public, on Thursday, Nov. 13 from 10 a.m.-4 p.m. at Tufts University School of Medicine's Sackler Center, Room 114, 145 Harrison Avenue, Boston.

Contact: Amy West
awest@tuftsmedicalcenter.org
617-636-6025
Tufts Clinical and Translational Science Institute

Public Release: 5-Nov-2014
Entomology 2014
What role do insects play in Ebola virus transmission?
What role, if any, do insects play in the transmission of Ebola? This question and others will be discussed during a special session at Entomology 2014 -- the 62nd Annual Meeting of the Entomological Society of America -- in Portland, Oregon at 5:30 PM on Monday, Nov. 17, 2014.

Contact: Dr. Nancy Hinkle
NHinkle@uga.edu
706-583-8043
Entomological Society of America

Public Release: 5-Nov-2014
Conquer Chiari Research Conference
Researchers to present new findings on Chiari, a brain malformation, at Akron conference
Researchers from around the country will gather Friday, Nov. 7, and Saturday, Nov. 8, at The University of Akron to share the latest findings on Chiari malformation, a neurological disorder at the bottom of the brain that causes at least 300,000 Americans to endure head and neck pain, loss of fine motor control and many other symptoms.

Contact: Roger Mezger
rmezger@uakron.edu
330-972-7429
University of Akron

Public Release: 4-Nov-2014
2014 AGU Fall Meeting
AGU Fall Meeting: Abstracts and sessions now online; book hotels by Nov. 14
Included in this advisory: 'Abstracts and sessions now online and searchable,' 'Press registration information,' 'Reminder: Hotel reservation deadline -- Nov. 14,' 'Journalism awards reception,' 'First-timers breakfast,' 'Mass Media Fellows breakfast,' 'Virtual Press Room launches later this month,' and 'US visa regulations for international reporters.'

Contact: Mary Catherine Adams
mcadams@agu.org
202-777-7530
American Geophysical Union

Public Release: 4-Nov-2014
John Bell Exhibition
Queen's launches major celebration of the life and legacy of John Stewart Bell
Commemorative events to mark the anniversary of 'Bell's Theorem' include the floodlighting of Belfast City Hall, a groundbreaking exhibition at the Naughton Gallery at Queen's and the naming of a Belfast building after Bell. There will also be a series of free, public lectures at Queen's.

Contact: Una Bradley
u.bradley@qub.ac.uk
44-028-909-75320
Queen's University Belfast

Public Release: 3-Nov-2014
9th Biennial Joanna Briggs Institute International Colloquium
Singapore conference highlights global health needs
The world is rapidly shrinking at the same time that medical collaborations are expanding -- for the benefit of patient care right across the globe, a major international health conference in Singapore will hear next week.

Contact: Lyle Palmer
lyle.palmer@adelaide.edu.au
61-883-136-157
University of Adelaide

Public Release: 31-Oct-2014
29th Discover Conference 'Amino Acid Requirements of Dairy Cattle'
The 29th Discover Conference and the Dairy NRC
The American Dairy Science Association is again taking the lead in assuring that the National Research Council's Nutrient Requirements of Dairy Cattle (7th rev. ed., 2001), is updated in a timely manner. We are pleased to announce that action by ADSA and the ADSA Foundation to help move the effort forward, the 29th Discover Conference -- 'Amino Acid Requirements of Dairy Cattle.'

Contact: Ken Olson
keolson@prodigy.net
630-237-4961
Elsevier Health Sciences

Public Release: 31-Oct-2014
Connecting to Transform Communities: Stakeholders in Health & Wellness
Twin Cities to host national health conference on community-level prevention
On Thursday, Nov. 6 and Friday, Nov. 7, 2014, experts and leaders from throughout the country who are promoting and working on such community-level prevention efforts are coming together in Minnetonka for the second annual national conference, Connecting to Transform Communities: Stakeholders in Health & Wellness. The event is being hosted by the Minneapolis Heart Institute Foundation and Allina Health at the Minneapolis Marriott Southwest in Minnetonka.

Contact: Teresa Ambroz
tambroz@mhif.org
612-863-9041
Minneapolis Heart Institute Foundation

Public Release: 29-Oct-2014
SIR 2015 Annual Scientific Meeting
SIR 2015: Interventional radiology shapes tomorrow's medicine
Online registration is open for the Society of Interventional Radiology's (SIR) 40th Annual Scientific Meeting. SIR 2015 is the one place where interventional radiologists, diagnostic radiologists, fellows, trainees and related health care professionals can come together to find the most current image-guided science and technologies being presented, discussed and tested.

Contact: Ellen Acconcia
eacconcia@sirweb.org
703-460-5582
Society of Interventional Radiology

Public Release: 29-Oct-2014
13th International Congress on Targeted Anticancer Therapies
13th International Congress on Targeted Anticancer Therapies
Registration is now open for the 13th annual meeting of the Congress on Targeted Anticancer Therapies, which will take place in France.

Contact: Jonathan Birch
jon@ecancer.org
44-011-790-94608
ecancermedicalscience

Public Release: 28-Oct-2014
Launch of MarketShift
NJIT launches MarketShift to bolster NJ's defense and aerospace industry
Launch of MarketShift, a nearly $6 million program funded by the Department of Defense to boost the capacity of the aerospace and defense industry in New Jersey by helping companies better understand and address risks associated with the defense supply chain, develop new products for existing markets, and identify new market opportunities for the products they already manufacture.

Contact: Tanya Klein
973-596-3433
New Jersey Institute of Technology

Public Release: 27-Oct-2014
Greater Expectations: New Beginnings After Brain Injury
Greater Expectations: New Beginnings after Brain Injury Forum
The Neuropsychoanalysis Association and the Weill Cornell Brain and Spine Center are hosting this conference for researchers, clinical neurologists and neuropsychologists, neurosurgeons and psychotherapists. This conference brings together experienced professionals to discuss the services that are currently offered to patients with brain injury, and to point the way towards improved, expanded, and more integrated treatments that support patients to adapt and to develop new capacities

Contact: Addavail Coslett
ACoslett@MAFGRP.COM
212-843-8271
Neuropsychoanalysis Foundation

Public Release: 25-Oct-2014
TWAS 25th General Meeting
TWAS opens global meeting in Oman
At the 25th General Meeting in Muscat, a key focus will be on expanding the TWAS network to include more young scientists, more women, and more developing countries. Cutting-edge research will be in the spotlight, too.

Contact: Edward Lempinen

elempinen@twas.org
39-040-224-0512
TWAS

Public Release: 24-Oct-2014
NJIT Hosts the N.J. Mayors' Summit on Resilient Design
NJIT hosts the NJ mayors' Summit on Resilient Design
Local mayors and state and federal experts will gather at New Jersey Institute of Technology to discuss how the state has recovered from two of the worst natural disasters ever to hit New Jersey: Hurricanes Sandy and Irene.

Contact: robert florida
robert.florida@njit.edu
201-725-6435
New Jersey Institute of Technology

Public Release: 23-Oct-2014
HIV Research for Prevention (HIV R4P) Conference
Population Council presents New research at HIV Research for Prevention
The Population Council will present new research on novel approaches to HIV, sexually transmitted infections, and unintended pregnancy prevention at the HIV Research for Prevention Conference, HIV R4P, in Cape Town, South Africa. HIV R4P, which runs 28-31 October, is the first global scientific meeting dedicated exclusively to research on biomedical HIV prevention.

Contact: Erin Kiernon
ekiernon@popcouncil.org
212-339-0653
Population Council

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