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Public Release: 5-Oct-2014
Obama and Transnational American Studies
International conference 'Obama and Transnational American Studies' at Mainz University
The American Studies division at Johannes Gutenberg University Mainz plays host to the international conference entitled 'Obama and Transnational American Studies' that will take place from Oct. 16-19, 2014. The contributions to the conference will be concerned with the relatively new discipline of Transnational American Studies.

Contact: Alfred Hornung
Johannes Gutenberg Universitaet Mainz

Public Release: 3-Oct-2014
National Cancer Research Institute (NCRI) Cancer Conference
National Cancer Research Institute Cancer Conference
The NCRI Cancer Conference next month is the UK's major forum for showcasing the best British and international cancer research, bringing together close to 2,000 experts from across the world.

Contact: Emma Rigby
Cancer Research UK

Public Release: 2-Oct-2014
ASA, CSSA, SSSA Annual Meetings
Industrial hemp topic of lecture
This widely misunderstood crop has a productive history-- and future -- in the US.

Contact: Susan V. Fisk
American Society of Agronomy

Public Release: 2-Oct-2014
ASA, CSSA, SSSA Annual Meetings
Seed science might save the world
Seeds' resilience will help meet the future needs of agronomy to feed the world.

Contact: Susan V. Fisk
American Society of Agronomy

Public Release: 2-Oct-2014
ASA, CSSA, SSSA Annual Meetings
Conference brings international organic agriculture leaders together
Organic agriculture and food systems can contribute to society goals of sustainable food production.

Contact: Susan V. Fisk
American Society of Agronomy

Public Release: 2-Oct-2014
The 12th international Greenhouse Gas Control Technologies conference (GHGT-12)
Global carbon capture conference looks at greenhouse gas mitigation
The University of Texas at Austin will host the world's leading conference on carbon capture and storage research, the 12th international Greenhouse Gas Control Technologies conference, Oct. 5-9, 2014. The conference held every two years brings together scientific, industrial and policy communities to exchange knowledge, information and ideas on greenhouse gas mitigation issues. Experts will discuss research technologies to help society make informed decisions about greenhouse gas emissions and reduce the global carbon footprint.

Contact: J.B. Bird
University of Texas at Austin

Public Release: 1-Oct-2014
24th International Union of Forest Research Organizations World Congress
World's largest international forest research conference set for Salt Lake City, Utah, Oct. 5-11
Salt Lake City, Utah, USA, will soon be host to the largest international gathering of forest researchers and practitioners in the world -- providing journalists with unparalleled opportunities to interview and learn from some of the world's leading forest researchers, resource managers, and decision-makers.

Contact: Yasmeen Sands
USDA Forest Service - Pacific Northwest Research Station

Public Release: 1-Oct-2014
29th Annual Symposium of the Protein Society
The 29th Annual Symposium of the Protein Society
The Protein Society, a global, multi-disciplinary scholarly society with the mission of providing platforms for communication and collaboration for sceintists engaged in the study of proteins, announces the details of The 29th Annual Symposium, to be held July 22-25, 2015, at the Fira de Barcelona -- Montjuïc, in Barcelona, Spain.

Contact: Jody L. McGinness
The Protein Society

Public Release: 1-Oct-2014
Advances & Controversies in Clinical Nutrition
Advances & Controversies in Clinical Nutrition: Addressing gaps, biases, and shifts
Save the date for the American Society for Nutrition's fourth annual Advances and Controversies in Clinical Nutrition conference, being held Dec. 4-6 at the Gaylord National Harbor outside Washington, D.C. Added sugars, vitamin and mineral supplements and microbiota are featured topics in a robust program on clinical themes, including advances in hospital-based nutrition.

Contact: Suzanne Price
American Society for Nutrition

Public Release: 1-Oct-2014
BioMarine Business Convention
Top executives from around the world discuss marine bio-resources in Portugal
The fifth edition of BioMarine, the international investment platform dedicated to the marine bio-resources, will bring together 300 CEO, top executives and start-ups from around the world, on Oct. 30-31, at the Estoril Congress Centre, in Cascais, Portugal under the High Patronage of the Presidency of the Republic of Portugal and Prince Albert II of Monaco.

Contact: Maria Joao Soares

Public Release: 30-Sep-2014
The Modes of Action of Vaccine Adjuvants
Keystone Symposia launches 2014-2015 meeting series with Global Health Vaccines Conference
Keystone Symposia will convene the first conference of its 2014-2015 season and the first in its 2014-15 Global Health Series at the Sheraton Seattle Hotel -- immediately following the conclusion of the Grand Challenges Meeting for that program's grantees. The four-day conference is part of the Keystone Symposia Global Health Series, supported by the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation, which has also funded travel awards for 36 investigators from developing countries to attend.

Contact: Yvonne Psaila
Keystone Symposia on Molecular & Cellular Biology

Public Release: 27-Sep-2014
69th Brazilian Congress of Cardiology
Brazilian Congress of Cardiology focuses on reducing obesity and increasing exercise
More than 4,000 extra wide seats were made to accommodate Brazil's increasing obese population during the World Cup this year. Obesity affects nearly 20 percent of the population in Brazil and is currently classified as a disability. This and other cardiovascular issues, such as the overuse of technology, will be the focus of the Brazilian Congress of Cardiology, a joint event with the European Society of Cardiology and the Brazilian Society of Cardiology, Sept. 26-29.

Contact: ESC Press Office
European Society of Cardiology

Public Release: 26-Sep-2014
ASN Kidney Week 2014
Building new paths to kidney health
The world's largest gathering of kidney health professionals -- Kidney Week 2014 -- will take place Nov. 11-16 in Philadelphia, Pa. The annual meeting of the American Society of Nephrology, Kidney Week will showcase new scientific and clinical advances in nephrology from across the globe. More than 13,000 attendees will share innovative approaches to improve the lives of individuals burdened by kidney disease and learn to build new paths to kidney health.

Contact: Kurtis Pivert
American Society of Nephrology

Public Release: 26-Sep-2014
The Science of Thermoregulation and Vasomotor Symptoms: New Targets for Research and Treatment
Translational symposium aims to advance research on hot flashes
The National Institute on Aging and the North American Menopause Society are sponsoring the 2nd Utian Translational Science Symposium, 'The Science of Thermoregulation and Vasomotor Symptoms: New Targets for Research and Treatment' to be held on Tuesday, Oct. 14, 2014, at the Marriott Gaylord National Hotel in Washington, D.C.

Contact: Carolyn Develen
The North American Menopause Society (NAMS)

Public Release: 26-Sep-2014
North American Menopause Society 25th Annual Meeting
NAMS marks 25th anniversary at annual meeting in Washington, D.C.
What is the best way to handle hot flashes at menopause? Will women ever have their own little blue (or pink) pill? Will harried middle-aged women get more help for their troubled sleep, stress, sagging skin, middle-aged spread, and aging hearts? The North American Menopause Society's 25th annual meeting at the Gaylord National Hotel in Washington, D.C., Oct. 15-18, will answer these questions and more.

Contact: Eileen Petridis
The North American Menopause Society (NAMS)

Public Release: 25-Sep-2014
2014 Oklahoma Water Symposium
Oklahoma Water Symposium brings global water experts
To help address this challenge, some of the world's leading experts in water sustainability and sanitation will gather on Friday, Sept. 26, at the 2014 Oklahoma Water Symposium to discuss the latest research and share their experiences in bringing water and sanitation to remote areas of emerging regions.

Contact: Karen Kelly
University of Oklahoma

Public Release: 24-Sep-2014
5th ASM Conference on Beneficial Microbes
5th ASM Conference on Beneficial Microbes
The American Society for Microbiology will host the 5th ASM Conference on Beneficial Microbes from Sept. 27-30, 2014 at the Omni Shoreham Hotel in Washington, DC.

Contact: Garth Hogan
American Society for Microbiology

Public Release: 23-Sep-2014
Australasian Symposium on Health Communication, Advertising and Marketing (Health CAM 14)
Australasian Symposium on Health Communication, Advertising and Marketing
Effective behavior and social change health campaigns will be the focus of the inaugural Australasian Symposium on Health Communication, Advertising and Marketing, also known as Health CAM 14, at Queensland University of Technology's Gardens Point on Tuesday, Sept. 30.

Contact: Sandra Hutchinson
Queensland University of Technology

Public Release: 23-Sep-2014
NIH Pathways to Prevention Workshop: The Role of Opioids in the Treatment of Chronic Pain
NIH Pathways to Prevention Workshop: The Role of Opioids in the Treatment of Chronic Pain
The National Institutes of Health is convening a Pathways to Prevention workshop to assess the available scientific evidence on the long-term effectiveness and potential risks of opioids for treating chronic pain. Participants will be among the nation's top experts in the field of pain control and management from around the country, as well as key NIH scientists who focus on pain related research. An impartial, independent panel will identify research gaps and future research priorities.

Contact: Deborah Langer
NIH/Office of Disease Prevention

Public Release: 23-Sep-2014
ESMO 2014 Congress
EORTC presentations at ESMO 2014 Congress
EORTC investigators will present the results of their cancer research at ESMO 2014 Congress, Sept. 26-30, 2014, in Madrid.

Contact: John Bean
European Organisation for Research and Treatment of Cancer

Public Release: 22-Sep-2014
PCR London Valves 2014
Announcing the 5th PCR London Valves, 2014
PCR London Valves, the course dedicated to valvular interventions, will take place Sept. 28-30, 2014 at the Queen Elizabeth II Conference Centre, London, UK.

Contact: Isabelle Uzielli

Public Release: 22-Sep-2014
Geological Society of America's Annual Meeting & Exposition
Geoscience topics in the spotlight -- Vancouver, B.C.
More than 7,000 geoscientists will gather in Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada, to present 4,500-plus papers at The Geological Society of America's 126th Annual Meeting & Exposition on Oct. 19-22, 2014. Special talks will cover such topics as the transportation of crude oil, earthquake prediction problems, and how to land on Mars. A dedicated field guide, Trials and Tribulations of Life on an Active Subduction Zone, details field trips in and around the Vancouver area.

Contact: Christa Stratton
Geological Society of America

Public Release: 18-Sep-2014
Non Governmental Perspective on Addressing Emerging and Evolving Biological Threats
Non-governmental stakeholders to discuss the Global Health Security Agenda
Non-governmental stakeholders will convene a one-day conference at the Milken Institute School of Public Health at The George Washington University on Sept. 25, 2014 to discuss the Global Health Security Agenda (GHSA) and their efforts towards GHSA implementation.

Contact: Kathy Fackelmann
UPMC Center for Health Security

Public Release: 18-Sep-2014
Greenhouse gas research enters a new era
Greenhouse gas researchers will convene in Brussels 23-26 Sept. 2014, at the first ICOS Science Conference that brings together more than 200 scientists to discuss the recent results and future efforts in greenhouse gas science.

Contact: Eija Juurola
University of Helsinki

Public Release: 17-Sep-2014
2014 AGU Fall Meeting
AGU Fall Meeting: Press registration open, book hotel now
Discover the latest Earth and space science news at the 47th annual AGU Fall Meeting this December, when about 22,000 scientists from around the globe are expected to assemble for the largest worldwide conference in the Earth and space sciences. This year, the meeting runs from Monday through Friday, Dec. 15-19, at the Moscone Center, 747 Howard St., San Francisco, Calif.

Contact: Mary Catherine Adams
American Geophysical Union

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