Press registration is open for the 2017 Experimental Biology meeting (EB 2017) to be held in Chicago April 22-26. With more than 14,000 attendees and thousands of scientific sessions, EB 2017 is a research bonanza you won't want to miss.
With just over three months to go until The International Liver Congress 2017, we invite you to attend the 52nd Annual Congress of The European Association for the Study of the Liver to be held April 19-23, at the RAI Congress Centre, Amsterdam, The Netherlands.
The Sex Inclusion in Biomedical Research Workshop and Symposium, which celebrates the one-year anniversary of the implementation of the National Institutes of Health's landmark sex-inclusion policy, will take place Jan. 25, 12-6 p.m. at Prentice Women's Hospital, 250 E. Superior Street in Chicago. It is open to the public but attendees must register and pay ($30 for community members, students, residents and postdoctoral fellows, $75 for faculty and staff). Lunch and a celebratory reception are included in the cost.
KAIST President Sung-Mo Kang and Distinguished Professor Sang Yup Lee of the Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering Department will participate in the World Economic Forum's Annual Meeting (a.k.a., Davos Forum) on Jan. 17-20, 2017, in Davos-Klosters, Switzerland.
Leading scientists and hearing experts from around the world will gather for a scientific workshop sponsored by hearing implant leader MED-EL. The meeting will include ENT surgeons who specialize in older adults, research audiologists and rehabilitation therapists from the world's top universities and research centers. During the scientific exchange, attendees will discuss research and identify needs of candidates and users with the goal of improving the lives of older adults who live with hearing loss.
Health care journalists can report on a broad array of clinical and policy topics and interview expert physician leaders at Internal Medicine Meeting 2017, the annual scientific meeting of the American College of Physicians (ACP), March 30 - April1 1, in San Diego (Thursday through Saturday) at the San Diego Convention Center.
The Biophysical Society has announced the speakers for the New and Notable Symposium at the Society's 61st Annual Meeting in New Orleans, Louisiana. The New and Notable Symposium highlights the latest and most exciting discoveries in biophysics. Speakers are nominated by the Society's membership and selected by the Program Committee two months before the meeting. The session will take place on Sunday, February 12, at 10:45 AM at the Ernest N. Morial Convention Center.
The Chronic Total Occlusion (CTO) Summit 2017 will feature the latest research and techniques available for interventional cardiologists in this emerging subspecialty of complex coronary artery disease. Now in its 14th year, the two-day course will take place Feb. 23-24 at the New York Marriott Marquis.
Nearly 1,000 healthcare professionals from more than 300 NICHE member and non-member hospitals located around the world will meet in Austin, TX, for the 2017 Annual NICHE (Nurses Improving Care for Healthsystem Elders) Conference, April 19-22, 2017. This year's conference theme celebrates '25 years of Geriatric Nursing Care Excellence -- Honoring our Legacy and Transforming the Future.'
The 66th Annual Scientific Session of the American College of Cardiology will be March 17-19, 2017, at the Walter E. Washington Convention Center in Washington, D.C. The meeting will feature thousands of posters in addition to late-breaking clinical trial sessions.
Press registration is now open for the Cognitive Neuroscience Society annual conference, March 25-28, 2017, in San Francisco, CA, at the Hyatt Regency. Get great story ideas and connect with more than 1,500 neuroscientists. See the latest cognitive neuroscience research in memory, language, aging, attention, and learning.
Can a failing heart recover? For many years, the answer to that question was unequivocally 'No.' But as the University of Utah School of Medicine's annual Utah Cardiac Recovery Symposium (U-CARS) will explore on Jan. 12-13, advances in treating heart failure are giving physicians, surgeons and researchers reason to hope the deadly disease might one day be defeated.
The 10th 'Glial-neuronal Interactions in Health and Disease' symposium will take place on Friday, Jan. 13, 2017, and is expected to attract about 230 top brain-researchers. Scientists attending the symposium will discuss and present their latest findings in glial-neuronal interactions.
The Nagoya Medal Award is awarded every year to two organic chemists who have made significant original contributions to the field. This year's Gold Medal is awarded to Professor Stephen Buchwald of MIT (USA) and the Silver Medal is awarded to Professor Masaya Sawamura of Hokkaido University (Japan).
As the United States prepares for new leadership, global health thought leaders will convene January 10 to discuss ways the Trump administration can contribute to pandemic preparedness, global health security, and domestic readiness and resilience.
Dr. Bridget Terry Long, a renowned higher education researcher who specializes in the transition from high school to higher education and beyond, will deliver a public lecture titled 'Supporting College Student Access and Success: Making Sure Hard Work Pays Off,' as part of the American Educational Research Association's Centennial Lecture Series. The event is free and open to the public.
Interested in seeing the future of Navy and Marine Corps technology? Want to discuss research opportunities with some of the brightest minds in the military, federal government, industry and academia? Registration is now open for those wishing to attend the Office of Naval Research's (ONR) biennial 2017 Naval Future Force Science and Technology (S&T) Expo.
In collaboration with West Health, the University of Rochester is hosting the third annual d.health Summit, a forum for health care and technology leaders, entrepreneurs, senior care advocates and policymakers to exchange ideas, create new partnerships, and foster disruptive technological and process innovations to improve the lives of the nation's aging population.
World Congress on Osteoporosis, Osteoarthritis & Musculoskeletal Diseases (WCO-IOF-ESCEO Florence 2017) will be held from March 23-26, 2017 in Florence, Italy. CME-accredited programme has been announced; abstract submission and applications for young investigator awards deadline is by Jan. 13; pre-registration by March 6, 2017.
2017 is an anniversary year for all Russian sinologists. In the approaching 2017 Russian academic Oriental Studies will turn 200 years, and it will be 180 years since formation of first department of Chinese verbal folklore in Kazan Imperial University; 60 years since foundation of Russian-Chinese friendship Community and 10 years since foundation of Confucius Institute of Kazan (Volga Region) Federal University (CI KFU).
Research presentations on slang, texting habits, vocal fry, political speaking styles, and the discovery of a new language family are among the highlights of the upcoming Annual Meeting of the Linguistic Society of America (LSA), to be held in Austin, Texas, from Jan. 5-8, 2017. The 91st Annual Meeting of the LSA will bring over 1,000 linguistics scholars from across the US and around the world to Austin.
The 2017 General Assembly of the European Geosciences Union (EGU) provides an opportunity for journalists to hear about the latest research in the Earth, planetary and space sciences, and to talk to scientists from all over the world. The meeting, the largest geosciences conference in Europe, brings together over 12,000 researchers, and is taking place in Vienna, Austria, from 23 to 28 April.
The 2.5-day program features more than 180 presentations by health and safety researchers, policy makers, physicians and other health-care providers, medical device designers, health IT professionals, and biomedical engineers.
Named one of the fastest growing meetings in the USA by the Trade Show Executive Magazine, the ACMG Meeting continues to provide the genetics community with groundbreaking education and research. Join genetics professionals from around the world March 21-25 in Phoenix for the opportunity to learn more about the rapidly evolving genetics and genomics field. Connect with doctors, laboratory professionals, and genetic counselors to hear firsthand about advances in medical genetics.
The summit will bring together policy experts, entrepreneurs, business leaders, and investors to discuss best practices in water policy. Water experts from BGU's Zuckerberg Institute for Water Research will discuss proven practices for promoting corporate water stewardship and public policies in Israel and the US that address the growing demand for water.