Autumn Immunology Conference

Nov 16 2018 - 8:00am to Nov 19 2018 - 5:00pm
Chicago, Illinois
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AIC Autumn Immunology Conference

Meet the Speakers Session - Fri. 5:00 PM to 7:00 PM. An opportunity for current graduate students and postdoctoral fellows to
interact in small, roundtable groups with the speakers. An excellent opportunity to ask questions and get advice from senior scientists.
There is a strict limit of 36 attendees, so register early!
Oral and Poster Presentations - Authors of accepted abstracts are programmed for short oral presentations in one of 20 thematic
workshops (held Sat. and Sun. 2 PM to 4:15 PM) and a poster presentation during evening receptions (held Sat and Sun. 4:15 PM
to 6:15 PM) designed to foster open scientific discussion in a casual environment. Abstract Submission deadline: Sept 21, 2018.
Undergraduate Program - Undergraduate students submitting abstracts are scheduled for poster presentations (Sat, 4:15 – 6:15
PM) and can opt for an oral presentation. Undergraduate students can also be nominated by their research advisors to attend a
“Careers in Immunology Workshop” featuring immunologists in academia and industry describing career opportunities in Immunology.
Deadline for nomination of undergraduate students: Sept 21, 2018.
John Wallace Diversity Program – Provides scholarship support and networking opportunities for highly qualified pre- and
post-doctoral trainees who belong to minority groups under-represented in science (eligibility based on NIH criteria). Deadline for
nomination of minority students: Sep 21, 2018.
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