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  
Sensing  
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  
Obesity  
RNA Editing and Alternative Splicing  
Signal Transduction and Cellular Regulation