Institute of Medicine - Health Literacy and Palliative Care
8:30 a.m. - 5:30 p.m. July 9, 2015, webcast
The Roundtable on Health Literacy is holding a workshop featuring invited presentations and discussions of the effect of low health literacy on palliative care. Click here for details.
Florida Economic Development Conference
July 13 - 15, 2015, Orlando, Fla.
Join economic developers from around Florida to discuss the most important issues in economic development today. This conference will highlight the pioneers, leaders, innovators, entrepreneurs, and catalysts that will drive Florida's economic future. View the event page for more information and to register.
GUIRR Webinar: Funding Opportunity on Countermeasures Against Chemical Threats
1 - 2 p.m. July 17, 2015
This webcast will provide insight into the proposal preparation process for the development of new and improved medical countermeasures to prevent and treat the conditions caused by chemical agents. The NIH's Countermeasures Against Chemical Threats Program invites proposals for new or renewal U54 Research Centers of Excellence. NIH staff will be on hand to answer questions. For details and to complete the required registration form, click here.
2015 Florida Branch American Association for Lab Animal Science Meeting
July 18, 2015, Harbor Branch
Join research colleagues from throughout Florida to share results of studies related to laboratory animal husbandry, health, care, regulatory compliance and research. View the flier here for more information. Register here.
Marine Biotechnology Event
5:30 - 8:00 p.m. Aug. 20, 2015, Nova Southeastern University
Connect with others interested in marine biotechnology at this Bioflorida Southeast chapter event. Register by clicking here.
New Perspectives in Mentoring Conference
Oct. 20-23, 2015, New Mexico Proposals due: May 15, 2015
The 8th Annual conference hosted by the Mentoring Institute at the University Of New Mexico is looking for proposals in the field of developmental relationships, that are supported by theory and research and which demonstrate ideas that are applicable to the conference theme. Read the call for proposals here.
Coastal Resilience Workshop
Oct. 26-28, 2015, Ft. Lauderdale - Abstracts due: July 31,2015 posters by Sept. 30, 2015
Join physical and social scientists, engineers, coastal zone managers and other practitioners who will present results and ideas related to infrastructure and environment, economy and society, and leadership and strategy. Submit abstracts to email@example.com. Find the online registration, poster and abstract templates and further details on the event website.
Falling Walls Conference
Bay area event applications due: Aug. 23, 2015 lab: Sept. 18, 2015 Berlin applications due: Aug. 31
The Falling Walls Conference is an annual gathering of forward- thinking individuals from 75 countries. Each year, 20 of the world's top young thought leaders are invited to Berlin to present their breakthrough research. The competition is open to researchers and scientists (M.A. students, doctoral candidates and post-docs), entrepreneurs, engineers, young professionals and innovators from all areas. For more details, click here. Download a Bay area lab flier here. Watch a video here.
Art and Science, Engineering, and Medicine Frontier Collaborations: Ideation, Translation and Realization Conference
November 11-14, 2015, California
The National Academies Keck Futures Initiative (NAKFI), a project of the National Academy of Sciences, invites applications for this conference. 60 applicants will be selected to attend. Details here.
2015 Rising Seas Summit
Cambridge, Mass. - Abstracts due: July 7, 2015. Nov. 12-13, 2015
Suggestions for speakers and topics are sought for this meeting on sea level rise best practices and cutting-edge solutions. For more information, click here.
2015 NAKFI Conference
November 12-14, 2015, Arnold and Mabel Beckman Center in Irvine, California
The 2015 NAFKI Conference "Art and Science, Engineering, and Medicine Frontier Collaborations: Ideation, Translation, & Realization" will explore how arts, design, sciences, engineering, and medicine can stimulate a renaissance of innovation that solves real-world problems. Click here for more details and to register.
Advances in Addiction Research: Applying Genetic Biomarkers to Personalize Treatments - Webinar
This webinar is available in AAAS' free on-demand archive. Topics covered include: development and application of a targeted genotyping array for genetic research on addiction and treatment approaches, the advantages of fully automated genotyping platforms and more. For further details and to watch the webinar, click here.