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Public Release: 26-Mar-2014
General Assembly of the European Geosciences Union
EGU 2014 media advisory 3: Full press conference schedule, online registration closing Monday
The schedule of press conferences at the European Geosciences Union meeting, which includes briefings on the Cassini mission and on the latest from the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change, is now available. The meeting, which attracts over 11,000 scientists from all disciplines of the Earth, planetary and space sciences, is taking place on April 27-May 2, 2014, in Vienna, Austria. Journalists interested in attending should register online.

Contact: Bárbara Ferreira
media@egu.eu
49-892-180-6703
European Geosciences Union

Public Release: 25-Mar-2014
TEDxNJIT Transformations
TEDxNJIT event on April 3
A TEDxNJIT event will take place again on April 3, 2014, in the Jim Wise Theatre on the New Jersey Institute of Technology campus and also via an accompanying live simulcast broadcast available to viewers worldwide.

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

Public Release: 25-Mar-2014
ICE/ENDO 2014
News media registration open for ICE/ENDO 2014
The joint meeting of the International Society of Endocrinology and the Endocrine Society -- ICE/ENDO 2014 -- will be held in Chicago, IL on June 21-24, 2014.

Contact: Jenni Glenn Gingery
jgingery@endocrine.org
202-971-3655
The Endocrine Society

Public Release: 24-Mar-2014
World TB Day: Reach the 3 Million
World TB Day: Reach the 3 Million
University College London and the London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine will mark World TB Day on the March 24, 2014, with a call to 'Reach the Three Million' people per year who fall ill with tuberculosis but are usually missed by healthcare systems. During a full day of talks, University College London and London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine academics, as well as other leading experts in the field, will discuss cutting edge research and key outstanding issues in tuberculosis.

Contact: Kate Hoyland
c.hoyland@ucl.ac.uk
44-020-790-52352
University College London

Public Release: 21-Mar-2014
European League Against Rheumatism Congress
Press registration for EULAR 2014 is open
Press registration is now open for the 14th annual EULAR meeting taking place on June 11-14 in Paris, France.

Contact: EULAR Press Office
eularpressoffice@cohnwolfe.com
44-020-733-15318
European League Against Rheumatism

Public Release: 21-Mar-2014
Cognitive Neuroscience Society 21st Annual Meeting
Blog coverage, press room, Twitter, and more: CNS 2014 conference only 2 weeks away
The 21st annual meeting of the Cognitive Neuroscience Society in Boston is only two weeks away (April 5-8, 2014)! It will feature the latest research in memory, language, decision-making, perception, and more -- in 50+ talks and 1,000+ posters.

Contact: Lisa M.P. Munoz
cns.publicaffairs@gmail.com
703-951-7331
Cognitive Neuroscience Society

Public Release: 20-Mar-2014
American Meteorological Society Washington Forum
Weather, water and climate information and services are critical to national security
In the wake of seven weather and climate disaster events last year with losses exceeding $1 billion each across the United States, scientists are exploring options to build resilience nationwide to natural hazards. To bridge the scientific and federal policy communities, the American Meteorological Society will hold its annual Washington Forum April 1-3, 2014, in Washington, D.C.

Contact: Ellen Klicka
eklicka@ametsoc.org
202-355-9812
American Meteorological Society

Public Release: 20-Mar-2014
Sixth International Wheat Stem Sawfly Conference
Wheat stem sawfly devastations lead to another international conference at Montana State University
The Sixth International Wheat Stem Sawfly Conference will be held April 3-4 at Montana State University in Bozeman.

Contact: Evelyn Boswell
evelynb@montana.edu
406-994-5135
Montana State University

Public Release: 20-Mar-2014
International Agroforestry Congress
First International Agroforestry Congress in the Philippines
One of the largest gatherings of agroforestry researchers and advocates opened today in Bohol, the Philippines. Agroforestry is touted by many as the future of global land use and a key to creating a sustainable food supply and environment. Focusing on the theme, 'Agroforestry: Greening and feeding the nations in the 21st century,' the 1st International Agroforestry Congress is running 19-21 March 2014 at the Bohol Plaza Resort, Dauis, Bohol, Philippines.

Contact: Amy Cruz
A.C.Cruz@cgiar.org
63-495-362-701 x2860
World Agroforestry Centre (ICRAF)

Public Release: 19-Mar-2014
23rd Annual UC Riverside Urban Pest Management Conference
Conference to turn spotlight on urban pests
What is the latest research on bed bugs? On termites? What are some low-impact methods for controlling ants? And what are some new invasive cockroach pests in California? The public has the opportunity to get the answers to these and other questions pertinent to urban entomology at the 23rd annual UC Riverside Urban Pest Management Conference, March 25. Registration costs $110. The fee is waived for reporters wishing to cover any part of the conference.

Contact: Iqbal Pittalwala
iqbal@ucr.edu
951-827-6050
University of California - Riverside

Public Release: 17-Mar-2014
The International Meeting for Autism Research
The International Meeting for Autism Research
The 13th Annual International Meeting for Autism Research will host more than 1700 researchers, delegates, autism specialists and students from 40 countries in the world's largest gathering of researchers and clinicians as they exchange and disseminate the latest scientific findings and stimulate progress in autism research into the nature, causes and treatments for ASD.

Contact: Adam Pockriss
apockriss@rubenstein.com
212-843-8286
Rubenstein Associates, Inc.

Public Release: 17-Mar-2014
At the Junction of the Northern and Southern Appalacians
Geologists to meet at the junction of the northern and southern Appalachians
Geoscientists from across the northeastern US and beyond will convene in Lancaster, Pennsylvania, USA, on March 23-25 to discuss new science, expand on existing science, and explore the unique geologic features of the region. Situated between the classic Valley and Ridge province of the Appalachians and the geologically complex Piedmont, Lancaster has lately become an important focus for studying the effects of climate change and human influence on its verdant and productive landscape.

Contact: Christa Stratton
cstratton@geosociety.org
Geological Society of America

Public Release: 17-Mar-2014
ELCC 2014 European Lung Cancer Conference
Media alert: European Lung Cancer Conference abstracts online
Latest results and state-of-the art treatment options will be discussed at the 4th European Lung Cancer Conference, which has become the reference event in Europe for professionals treating lung cancers.

Contact: ESMO Press Ofice
media@esmo.org
European Society for Medical Oncology

Public Release: 14-Mar-2014
Digestive Disease Week
Register now -- don't miss the latest digestive disease research
This year's Digestive Disease Week® program features the latest and most thought-provoking research in the areas of gastroenterology, hepatology, endoscopy and gastrointestinal surgery. Through 'must see' clinical research, topic-specific panel discussions and debate-style presentations on controversial research areas, you will have the opportunity to interact with though leaders in the field of GI and hepatology.

Contact: Aimee Frank
newsroom@gastro.org
301-941-2620
Digestive Disease Week

Public Release: 14-Mar-2014
EGU 2014 General Assembly
EGU 2014 media advisory 2: Meeting program online, provisional press conference topics
The program for the 2014 European Geosciences Union General Assembly (27 April – 2 May 2014, Vienna, Austria) is now online. The meeting attracts over 11,000 scientists from all disciplines of the Earth, planetary and space sciences. This year's conference features debates on mining and geoengineering, a session on the IPCC's findings, and much more. Press conferences include presentations on the Cassini mission and the Anthropocene (age of humans), among others.

Contact: Bárbara Ferreira
media@egu.eu
49-892-180-6703
European Geosciences Union

Public Release: 12-Mar-2014
Innovation for a Changing World: The role of US Leadership in Global Health R&D
New report prescribes recommendations to Congress to restore US leadership in global health
The ceasefire in budget battles on Capitol Hill is good news for global health, but is the budget deal made by policymakers enough to handle the diseases in need of US investments and leadership? That's one question that will be answered in a new report being released at a briefing on the Hill highlighting the cumulative effect of budget constraints on the fight against AIDS, TB, malaria, and other diseases that affect the developing world.

Contact: Katy Lenard
klenard@burnesscommunications.com
301-280-5719
GHTC

Public Release: 12-Mar-2014
Belfast 2014: the 4th World Cyber Security Technology Research Summit
Queen's to plug cyber security gap
International experts in cyber security are at the Centre for Secure Information Technologies, at Queen's University Thursday, March 13, for the fourth annual cyber security summit. The two-day summit brings together the world's leading cyber security experts and government policy makers for a meeting of minds to combat future threats to global cyber security. At the summit Queen's will announce a new Masters in Cyber Security.

Contact: Claire O'Callaghan
c.ocallaghan@qub.ac.uk
Queen's University Belfast

Public Release: 12-Mar-2014
Arctic 2050: Towards ecosystem-based management in a changing Arctic Ocean
Arctic 2050: Towards ecosystem-based management in a changing Arctic Ocean
About 150 scientists, policy makers and members of industry are gathering today at the 4th European Marine Board Forum in Brussels to discuss how best to manage the consequences of a changing Arctic Ocean for human health and well-being. The European Marine Board has convened this flagship event in collaboration with the European Polar Board, working in association with the European Science Foundation.

Contact: Veronica French
vfrench@esf.org
32-047-362-9574
European Science Foundation

Public Release: 11-Mar-2014
Genetics Society of America's 55th Annual Drosophila Research Conference
'Fly' meeting to spotlight research advances in genetics
Genetics Society of America's Drosophila Research Conference, March 26-30, 2014, in San Diego will feature latest research on such topics as cell biology and the cytoskeleton, RNA biology, screening of experimental therapeutics in fly models as well as fly models of such human diseases as cancer, epilepsy, heart disease and diabetes. Meeting also will include an invited keynote presentation by Bruce Alberts, Ph.D., and a preview of the new feature film, 'The Fly Room.'

Contact: Cathy Yarbrough
sciencematter@yahoo.com
858-243-1814
Genetics Society of America

Public Release: 11-Mar-2014
2014 GSA South-Central Section Meeting
Geoscientists to meet in Fayetteville to discuss triggered seismicity, karst and energy resources
Geoscientists from the south-central US and beyond will convene in Fayetteville, Ark., USA, on 17-18 March to discuss new science, expand on existing science, and explore the unique geologic features of the region. Topics include induced or triggered seismicity and hydraulic fracturing, investigation of urban karst systems and karst hydrology, geothermal energy as a renewable resource, development of new energy resources (Mississippian Lime play) in Oklahoma and Kansas, and groundwater quality in gas production areas.

Contact: Christa Stratton
cstratton@geosociety.org
Geological Society of America

Public Release: 10-Mar-2014
Daniel Goodman Memorial Symposium
Ecologist to be memorialized with national symposium set for March 20-21
A symposium to honor the late Daniel Goodman, a Montana State University ecologist who died unexpectedly in 2012, will be held March 20-21 at the Museum of the Rockies.

Contact: Evelyn Boswell
evelynb@montana.edu
406-994-5135
Montana State University

Public Release: 5-Mar-2014
Internal Medicine 2014
Internal Medicine 2014 presents latest prevention and treatment information for adult health care
More than 6,000 internal medicine physicians, subspecialists, medical students, and allied health professionals from around the world will gather in Orlando for Internal Medicine 2014, the annual scientific meeting of the American College of Physicians, April 10-12, at the Orange County Convention Center.

Contact: Steve Majewski
SMajewski@acponline.org
American College of Physicians

Public Release: 3-Mar-2014
Workshop on Beauty and Explanation in Mathematics
Leading researchers discuss beauty and explanation of mathematics
Are mathematical beauty and mathematical explanation related in any way? This question is posed to philosophers, mathematicians and mathematics educators from across the globe when they meet at Umeĺ University in Sweden during 10 to 12 March.

Contact: Manya Sundström
manya.sundstrom@umu.se
46-073-823-8421
Umea University

Public Release: 3-Mar-2014
2014 American Physical Society March Meeting
APS March meeting webcast press conferences
Press conference webcasts at the 2014 APS March Meeting in Denver will feature a diverse array of topics including the origin of earthquake lightning, advances in solar cells, cutting edge quantum computing, the physics of toys, and much more.

Contact: James Riordon
riordon@aps.org
301-919-2173
American Physical Society

Public Release: 28-Feb-2014
American Association for Cancer Research (AACR) Annual Meeting 2014
American Association for Cancer Research to host annual meeting in San Diego, April 5-9
The American Association for Cancer Research will showcase newsworthy research on clinical trials, epidemiology, immunology, epigenetics, laboratory science, and translational medicine at its Annual Meeting, April 5-9, 2014.

Contact: Lauren Riley
lauren.riley@aacr.org
215-446-7109
American Association for Cancer Research

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