16th Annual ASBMB Undergraduate Student Poster Competition
Saturday, April 21, 2012, at the San Diego Marriott Marquis Hotel

Cash Prizes for Best Poster Presentations!

 Information For: 

Undergraduate Students 
Volunteer Judges
Graduate Program Exhibitors 


Registration for student competitors is by invitation.  Invitations will be sent in early January to all Undergraduate First Authors who have successfully submitted an abstract to an ASBMB topic category (#2000-2432) by the early abstract deadline in November.  

Schedule of Events: 

Saturday, April 21, 2012 

11:30 AM - 12:00 PM
Powering Up - Get Pumped for the Science

Location: San Diego Marriott Marquis Hotel, Atlantic Room
Open to all undergraduates attending the poster competition.  No registration required.  Space is limited and filled on a first come first served basis.

11:30 AM - 1:00 PM
Judge's Orientation Session
Location: San Diego Marriott Marquis Hotel, Presidio Room
Registered judge’s are welcome to arrive between 11:00 -11:30 am to review judging assignments.  

12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
UAN Chapter Activity Presentations 
Location: San Diego Marriott Marquis Hotel, Marriott Hall 1, North Tower
UAN Chapter representatives may check in chapter activity posters beginning at 11:30 AM 

12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Check In, poster set up & Graduate Program Exhibitor set up
Location: San Diego Marriott Marquis Hotel, Marriott Hall 1, North Tower
Posters must remain on display between 1:00 pm - 4:30 pm 

1:00 PM - 4:30 PM
Judging of the Posters
Poster manning times are distributed at check in.  Competitors remain for the entire competition. 

2:30 PM
Networking Break
Light refreshments will be served during a mid-point networking break. S
tudents are encouraged to visit our Graduate Program Exhibitors at this time and while you are not manning a poster. 

4:45 PM - 5:45 PM
Speed Dating: Finding Your Perfect Career "Match"
Location: San Diego Marriott Marquis Hotel, San Diego Ballroom A, North Tower
All undergraduate students are encouraged to attend.

Sunday, April 22, 2012 

12:30 PM - 1:30 PM
Poster Awards Presentation
Location: San Diego Convention Center, Room 6B 

Student Interviews from Past Poster Competitions



2012 Graduate Program Sponsors 


University of Alabama 


University of Minnesota 





Virginia Tech 




University of Arizona