Schedule at a glance

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Saturday, April 6
8:30 a.m. – 4:30 p.m. ASBMB Graduate Student and Postdoctoral Researcher Travel Awardee Career Development Event
11:30 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. ASBMB Annual Meeting Orientation for Undergraduate Students
11:30 a.m. – 6:00 p.m. ASBMB Undergraduate Poster Competition Judges' Orientation
1:00–4:30 p.m. ASBMB Undergraduate Student Research Poster Competition
1:15–2:45 p.m. Career Development Workshop for Grads and Postdocs: Networking 101: Building Professional Relationships
Career Development Workshop for Grads and Postdocs: Constructing Your Elevator Pitch  
Career Development Workshop for Grads and Postdocs: Practical Tools for Navigating Your Career Path Evolution
4:45–5:45 p.m. Undergraduate Workshop: Exploring Careers Speed Networking  
6:00 p.m. EB2019 Opening Lecture: Tang Prize Award Lecture  
7:00–8:30 p.m. EB Welcome Reception with Science Outreach Poster Session
Sunday, April 7
8:00–8:15 a.m. ASBMB Annual Meeting Welcome and Business Meeting
8:15–9:00 a.m. ASBMB Herbert Tabor Research Award Lecture  
9:00–9:30 a.m. ASBMB Mildred Cohn Award in Biological Chemistry Lecture  
10:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. Advances in Cryo-EM  
Autophagy and Proteostasis  
Catalysis and Enzyme Action  
Epigenomics and Chromatin Dynamics  
Microbiome and Disease  
Mitochondria Dysfunction and Disease  
Synthetic Biology  
Using Large Sets of Data with Students  
11:00–11:15 a.m. Finding Funding Beyond Federal Agencies
11:15–11:30 a.m. Achieve Grant-Writing Success with the ASBMB IMAGE Workshop
11:30–11:45 a.m. A Word of Advice: Success in Scientific Publishing
11:30 a.m. – 12:30 p.m. ASBMB Meet a Program Officer  
11:45 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. Improve Your Science Communication Skills
12:15–1:30 p.m. ASBMB Poster Presentations
12:15–1:45 p.m. ASBMB Advocacy Town Hall Meeting  
12:30–1:30 p.m. ASBMB Meet the Speakers  
1:30–2:30 p.m. ASBMB Accreditation Program Q&A
1:45–2:15 p.m. ASBMB Avanti Award in Lipids Lecture  
2:15–2:45 p.m. ASBMB Young Investigator Award Lecture  
3:00–4:00 p.m. ASBMB Award for Exemplary Contributions to Education Lecture  
3:00–5:00 p.m. Novel Cancer Therapies: Free Radical Biology  
4:00–5:15 p.m. Advances in Neuronal Biochemistry  
Lipids and Inflammation  
Microbiome, Host-Parasite Interactions and Therapeutic Targets  
Non-coding RNAs  
Protein Structure and Function  
Signal Transduction and Regulation  
Exploring Biochemistry Teaching and Learning  
5:30–6:30 p.m. Organizing a Successful ASBMB Student Chapter  
5:30–7:00 p.m. Alternative Funding: Driving Philanthropic Support for Basic Science  
CREST Conversations: Connecting Researchers, Educators and STudents  
Emerging Technologies in the Glycosciences  
Integrating Research into the Classroom: Developing an Engaging CURE with Big Data  
Storytelling and the Art of Giving a Great Presentation  
6:00–7:30 p.m. ASBMB Women Scientists Mentoring and Networking Event  
7:00–8:30 p.m. ASBMB Welcome Reception, sponsored by the ASBMB Minority Affairs Committee  


Monday, April 8
8:00–8:30 a.m. FASEB Excellence in Science Award Lecture  
8:30–9:00 a.m. ASBMB Ruth Kirschstein Diversity in Science Award Lecture  
9:00–9:30 a.m. Picture Perfect: How to Present an Image for Scientific Publication
9:30–11:30 a.m. Glycobiology  
Inequities in Precision Medicine  
Inflammation and Disease  
Mitochondrial Biology  
RNA Structural Dynamics  
Single Molecule Single Cell  
Cryo-EM and Re-revolution of Structural Biology  
Transitions at the Mid-career Point  
11:45 a.m. – 1:00 p.m. ASBMB poster presentations
12:00–1:00 p.m. ASBMB Meet the Speakers  
11:45 a.m. – 1:00 p.m. All About the ASBMB, with society president Gerald Hart
1:00–3:00 p.m. Stem Cells and Therapy  
1:15–1:45 p.m. ASBMB Bert and Natalie Vallee Award in Biomedical Science Lecture  
1:45–2:15 p.m. ASBMB Walter A. Shaw Young Investigator Award in Lipid Research Lecture  
2:30–3:30 p.m. Molecular & Cellular Proteomics, an ASBMB Journal Symposium  
2:30–3:45 p.m. Chemical Modifications and Mechanisms of DNA Metabolism  
Enzyme Chemistry and Catalysis  
Exploring Experimentation in Biochemistry Lab and Non-lab Settings  
Glycosyltransferases and Hydrolases  
Regulation of Lipid Metabolism  
2:30–4:30 p.m. ASBMB Alice and CC Wang Award in Molecular Parasitology Lecture and Symposium  
3:00–3:30 p.m. How to Get Started with Science Writing and Build a Portfolio
3:00–5:00 p.m. Molecular Medicine: A Student Organized Symposium  
3:30–4:00 p.m. How to Develop a Comprehensive Job-Search Strategy: Part 1
4:00–5:15 p.m. Epigenetic Factors that Contribute to Gene Regulation  
Genomics, Proteomics and Metabolomics  
Journal of Lipid Research, an ASBMB Journal Symposium  
Protein–Glycan Interactions  
5:30–7:00 p.m. A Word of Advice: Success in Scientific Publishing  
Navigating Difficult Conversations  
Transforming Science Research into Science Outreach  
7:00–8:30 p.m. ASBMB Student Flashtalk Science Communication Competition and Reception  
Tuesday, April 9
8:00–8:30 a.m. ASBMB-Merck Award Lecture  
8:30–9:00 a.m. ASBMB William C. Rose Award Lecture  
9:00–9:30 a.m. How to Develop a Comprehensive Job-Search Strategy: Part 2
9:30–11:30 a.m. Aging and Longevity  
Breakthroughs in Plant Biochemistry  
Circadian Rhythm  
DNA Repair, Recombination and Replication  
Lipid Metabolism  
Sirtuins in Cancer Biology  
11:45 a.m. – 1:00 p.m. ASBMB poster presentations
12:00–1:00 p.m. ASBMB Meet the Speakers  
1:15–1:45 p.m. ASBMB Earl and Thressa Stadtman Distinguished Scientist Award Lecture  
1:45–2:15 p.m. ASBMB DeLano Award for Computational Biosciences Lecture  
2:30–3:45 p.m. ASBMB Herbert Tabor Young Investigator Award, a Journal of Biological Chemistry Symposium  
Cancer Signaling and Therapeutics  
Enzymes and Enzyme Cofactors  
Metabolism and Bioenergetics  
Post-translational Modifications  
Protein Interactions, Modifications and Regulation  
RNA Regulatory Mechanisms and Disease  
3:00–5:00 p.m. Biotherapies and Immunotherapies  
4:00–5:15 p.m. Advances in Drug Delivery  
Biochemistry and Biology of Cancer  
Biochemistry of Organelles and Organelle Trafficking  
Glycan Biotechnology and Drug Development  
RNA Editing and Alternative Splicing  
Signal Transduction and Cellular Regulation