ASBMB Special Events

Professional Development for Graduate/Postdoctoral Trainees 

Saturday, April 9, 9:00 am - 4:30 pm
Advance registration NOW CLOSED.
Convention Center, Room 207B

Energize your career objectives with insider perspectives on career options, panel discussions that respond to your burning questions, and networking opportunities that will benefit you at the meeting and in the future.  Join us for this pre-meeting program that is sure to help you make the most of your "big" meeting experience in DC.  * Advance registration is required for this event.  Learn more... 

ASBMB Opening Reception

Saturday, April 9, immediately following the Opening Lecture
Lecture held in Convention Center, Ballroom A
Reception held in Convention Center, Ballroom C

Start the meeting off meeting new friends and reconnect with colleagues.  Enjoy light refreshments, networking and music.  All ASBMB members, Biochemistry non-members attendees are welcome at the Opening Lecture and Reception which immediately follows the lecture. 



What's New About Publishing in the JBC:
Meet the New Editor and Talk with the Associate Editors

Sunday, April 10, 12:30 pm - 2:30 pm
General seating available.
Convention Center, Room 201

The JBC will host a workshop for anyone interested in learning more about publishing in the journal.  Newly appointed Editor-in-Chief Marty Fedor, Associate Editor Judy Bond and other editorial leaders will be on hand to talk about steps they are taking to better serve authors and readers. They also will answer questions from the audience. General seating will be available. 

ASBMB Welcome and Networking Reception

Sponsored by the ASBMB Minority Affairs Committee

Sunday, April 10, 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Grand Hyatt Washington, Room Change: McPherson Square 
Constitution Ballroom E, Level 3B 

The ASBMB Minority Affairs Committee welcomes primarty investigators, industry professionals, educators, young professionals and students to enjoy this networking and mentoring reception. 

ASBMB Scientific Thematic Receptions

Tuesday, April 12, 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Convention Center, Third Floor Concourse (one level up from ASBMB session rooms)

Meet the speakers and network with colleagues at ASBMB’s Scientific Thematic Receptions.  ASBMB members and biochemistry nonmember attendees are welcome.  



ASBMB Women Scientists Panel and Networking Reception

Tuesday, April 12, 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Convention Center, Room 201

Join fellow women biochemists and molecular biologists for a topical discussion and networking.  



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