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Public Release: 13-Nov-2014
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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

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
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
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

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
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
Population Council

Public Release: 23-Oct-2014
Recent advances in the tribology and bioengineering of the skin
Recent advances in the tribology and bioengineering of the skin
The objective of this seminar is to present state-of-the-art experimental and modelling techniques to characterise and predict the biophysics and tribology of the skin in health and disease.

Contact: Georges Limbert
University of Southampton

Public Release: 23-Oct-2014
Forensics@NIST 2014
Evidence says: December symposium showcases forensics at NIST
To spotlight how the National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) currently serves the forensics community, the agency is hosting Forensics@NIST 2014 on Dec. 3-4, 2014, at NIST headquarters in Gaithersburg, Md.

Contact: Michael E. Newman
National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST)

Public Release: 21-Oct-2014
2014 IMBES Conference
UT Arlington to host international gathering of mind, brain and education experts
University of Texas at Arlington prepares for major role in international gathering of mind, brain and education experts.
National Science Foundation

Contact: Bridget Lewis
University of Texas at Arlington

Public Release: 21-Oct-2014
Oil Spill Response: 25 Years After the Exxon Valdez and in the Wake of Deepwater Horizon, What Have
UNH hosts oil spill response forum Oct. 28-29
It's been 25 years since the Exxon Valdez spilled 11 million gallons of crude oil into Prince William Sound, and nearly five years since the explosion of the Deepwater Horizon oil rig in the Gulf of Mexico gushed 200 million gallons of crude oil. On Oct. 28-29, 2014, nearly 40 experts and eyewitnesses from science, government, industry and NGOs will gather to look back -- and forward -- at oil spill response.

Contact: Beth Potier
University of New Hampshire

Public Release: 20-Oct-2014
The New York Stem Cell Foundation 9th Annual Translational Stem Cell Research Conference
Stem cell and clinical research advances to be presented at NYSCF's Ninth Annual Conference
Leaders in translational stem cell research from around the world will present the latest advances in stem cell science that are leading to better treatments and cures to disease and injury at The New York Stem Cell Foundation's Ninth Annual Translational Stem Cell Research Conference.

Contact: David McKeon
New York Stem Cell Foundation

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