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  • ASBMB 2016 Annual Meeting

Schedule of Events

A PDF version of this event schedule with descriptions of each event is available for download here.

Saturday, April 2, 2016 

9:00am - 12:00pm                      Building Your Outreach Program from A to Z 
                                                       San Diego Marriott Marquis, San Diego Ballroom C

2:30pm - 4:30pm                         Career Development Sessions 
                                                        San Diego Convention Center, Rooms 1A, 1B and 6D

6:00pm                                          Opening Lecture and Reception featuring Science Outreach Activity Posters
                                                        San Diego Convention Center, Room 20 B/C and Sails Pavilion

Sunday, April 3, 2016

9:45am - 12:00pm                       Advancing Teaching and Learning in the Biochemistry/Molecular Biology Classroom 
                                                        San Diego Convention Center, Room 14A

12:pm - 2:00pm                           Incentivizing Great Research
                                                        San Diego Convention Center, Room 6A

12:30pm - 1:30 pm                      Career Hour at the ASBMB booth
                                                         San Diego Convention Center Exhibit Floor #516

12:55pm - 2:25pm                       Exhibitors and Poster Sessions (located on Exhibit Floor)

3:00pm - 5:00pm                         SEBM Symposium - Translational Scientist: Integrating Science and Medicine 
                                                        San Diego Convention Center, Room 6A

4:00pm - 6:15pm                         Integrating Complementary Skills into Graduate and Postdoc Training 
                                                        San Diego Convention Center, Room 14A

7:30pm - 9:30pm                         ASBMB Welcome and Networking Reception (sponsored by the Minority Affairs Committee)
                                                        San Diego Marriott Marquis, Marina Ballroom D

Monday, April 4, 2016

12:30pm - 2:30pm                       Communication Workshop - "Tell your science as a story"
                                                        San Diego Convention Center, Room 6A

12:55pm - 2:25pm                       Exhibitors and Poster Sessions (located on Exhibit Floor)

4:00pm - 6:15pm                         Molecular Visualization is Your Friend 
                                                        San Diego Convention Center, Room 14A

6:30pm - 9:00pm                         ASBMB Game Night
                                                        San Diego Convention Center, Room 6A

6:30pm - 9:00pm                         Wikipedia Edit-A-Thon (pre-registration required)
                                                        San Diego Convention Center, Room 14B  

9:00pm - 11:30pm                       Young Experimental Scientist (Y.E.S.) Mixer
                                                        San Diego Marriott Marquis, Marina Ballroom G

Tuesday, April 5, 2016

9:45am - 12:00pm                       Developing and Sharing Best Practices: From Concept to Classroom
                                                        San Diego Convention Center, Room 14A

12:30pm - 2:00pm                       The Dos and Don'ts of Data Analysis and Reporting
                                                         San Diego  Convention Center, Room 6A

12:55pm - 2:25pm                       Exhibitors and Poster Sessions (located on Exhibit Floor)

6:30pm - 8:00pm                         Women Scientist Networking Event
                                                        San Diego Convention Center, Room 6A

6:30pm - 9:00pm                         Straight from the Bench (graduate student/postdoc organized session)
                                                        San Diego Marriott Marquis, San Diego Ballroom A and San Diego Ballroom C

7:00pm - 9:00pm                         Meet-the-BioArtist
                                                        Karl Strauss Brewing Company

Wednesday, April 6, 2016

1:00pm - 2:30pm                          Beyond the Bench: Maximizing Graduate/Postdoctoral Training for Non-Research STEM Careers  
                                                         San Diego Convention Center, Room 6A

There will also be numerous professional development workshops and events sponsored by the FASEB MARC program that are available throughout the meeting. Please click here for more information.