The 2022 ASBMB Annual Meeting, held in conjunction with Experimental Biology, will take place in person April 2–5 in Philadelphia.

Join thousands of scientists from multiple disciplines with shared research interests. Present your latest findings, hear inspiring lectures, participate in workshops, and form new bonds that will help you achieve the most important work of your career.

The meeting will feature symposia on:

Experience four days of immersive and insightful exchange among life scientists from around the world.

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Program planning committee co-chairs

Vahe Bandarian
Vahe Bandarian
University of Utah
Martha Cyert
Martha Cyert
Stanford University

See full list of organizers >

About EB

The Experimental Biology conference — hosted by five scientific societies supporting studies in biochemistry and molecular biology, anatomy, pharmacology, physiology and pathology — attracts thousands of researchers and exhibitors.

Starting in 2023, the five societies will be parting ways. So don’t miss this last chance to converse and forge collaborations with scientists from multiple disciplines with shared research interests.

COVID-19 vaccine requirement

For the health and safety of our members and community, EB 2022 is requiring COVID-19 vaccines for anyone attending the event.

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Important dates


Register for the 2022 ASBMB Annual Meeting

Feb. 7 Early registration ends
Feb. 8 Advance registration begins
March 18 Advance registration ends
March 19 Regular registration begins


See list of ASBMB abstract topics

Nov. 30 Abstract submission deadline
Dec. 15 Last-chance abstract submissions open
Jan. 27 Last-chance abstract submission deadline

Travel awards

Apply for a travel award

Dec. 6 Deadline for applications

What you need to know



Submit your abstract to an ASBMB topic category for a chance to feature in a spotlight session or present a poster during the 2022 ASBMB Annual Meeting.


Annual meeting travel awards

The ASBMB offers more than $270,000 in awards to assist first authors presenting research at the annual meeting.



Deepen your knowledge of significant research trends during daily sessions curated by pioneers and innovators.


Award lectures

These high-profile speakers will cover impactful research and education and diversity initiatives.



Leading experts offer practical advice for adopting the latest tools, software, methodologies and best practices to propel your work from bench to publication.


Undergraduate Poster Competition

The Undergraduate Poster Competition returns in person on Saturday, April 2.


Interest groups

Share new findings and best practices and engage in activities and discussions that forge lasting and fruitful connections.


Exhibits and sponsorships

Information for exhibitors and sponsors.


Let’s meet to celebrate our passion for science

A letter from the co-organizers of the 2022 ASBMB annual meeting.

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Registration includes access to scientific sessions, poster sessions, exhibits, Career Central and more.

Students and trainees will be required to present credentials during registration. See requirements

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Registration type Early registration
(on/before Feb. 7)
Advance registration
(Feb. 8 – March 18)
Regular registration
(after March 18)
Members Nonmembers Members Nonmembers Members Nonmembers
Regular $430 $630 $570 $770 $595 $795
Postdoctoral trainee $335 $435 $435 $535 $460 $560
Graduate student $95 $135 $105 $145 $130 $170
Undergraduate student $25 $40 $35 $50 $50 $60
Retired $150 $185 $170 $205 $195 $230
1-day pass $285 $385 $295 $385 $310 $410

Eligibility requirements

Graduate students

You must have a department head or research advisor certify your student eligibility. If registering online, enter the name and email address of your department head. Postdoctoral fellows, hospital residents, interns and laboratory technicians do not qualify as students.

Undergraduate students

You must certify your student eligibility. If registering online, enter the name and email address of your department head.

Postdoctoral trainee

Trainees have obtained their doctoral degree within the last five years and are currently enrolled in a postdoctoral trainee program.