Navigation Links
Biophysical Society announces speakers for Future of Biophysics Burroughs Wellcome Fund Symposium
Date:12/14/2011

Rockville, MD -- The Biophysical Society is pleased to announce the speakers for the Future of Biophysics Burroughs Wellcome Fund Symposium. Now in its third year and supported by supported by the Burroughs Wellcome Fund, the Symposium highlights exciting research by young investigators at the interface of the physical and life sciences. The Symposium will take place on Monday, February 27, 2012 in San Diego, California as part of the Biophysical Society's 56th Annual Meeting.

The 2012 speakers for the Symposium are:

  • Jasna Brujic, New York University
  • Eva-Maria Schoetz, Princeton University
  • Keir Neuman, NIH
  • Liguo Wang, University of Washington
In putting the session together, William Zagotta and Sharona Gordon, both of the University of Washington and Co-Chairs of the Symposium and the Program Committee, noted, "Promoting the careers of early-career scientists is perhaps the most important thing that the Society does. Especially in the current economic conditions, in which we risk losing a generation of well-trained, highly qualified researchers, showing junior scientists that their work is valued is of paramount importance. These scientists, and many more we wish we could have chosen, represent the future of Biophysics."

Burroughs Wellcome Fund, a private foundation in Research Triangle Park, supports researchers conducting interdisciplinary work between biology and physics.


'/>"/>
Contact: Erica Retrosi
eretrosi@biophysics.org
240-290-5600
Biophysical Society
Source:Eurekalert

Page: 1

Related biology news :

1. Biophysical Society selects 2009 Distinguished Service, Emily M. Gray and Society Fellow recipients
2. Biophysical Reviews makes debut in 2009
3. Biophysical sciences program receives $2 million training grant
4. Biophysical Society Announces 2010 society fellows
5. Biophysical Society names 2010 award recipients
6. Nobel Laureate Roger Tsien to present national lecture at the Biophysical Society meeting
7. Biophysical Society announces winners of 2010 Student Travel Awards
8. Biophysical Society names 2011 award recipients
9. Biophysical Society announces 2011 society fellows
10. Biophysical Society announces winners of 2011 Minority Travel Awards
11. Biophysical Society announces winners of 2011 International Travel Awards
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:3/30/2017)... ANGELES , March 30, 2017  On April ... Hack the Genome hackathon at Microsoft,s ... exciting two-day competition will focus on developing health and ... Hack the Genome is the ... been tremendous. The world,s largest companies in the genomics, ...
(Date:3/30/2017)... , March 30, 2017 Trends, opportunities ... (physiological and behavioral), by technology (fingerprint, AFIS, iris recognition, ... recognition, and others), by end use industry (government and ... immigration, financial and banking, and others), and by region ... , Asia Pacific , and ...
(Date:3/28/2017)... , March 28, 2017 ... Biometrics), Hardware (Camera, Monitors, Servers, Storage Devices), Software (Video ... and Region - Global Forecast to 2022", published by ... in 2016 and is projected to reach USD 75.64 ... 2017 and 2022. The base year considered for the ...
Breaking Biology News(10 mins):
(Date:10/10/2017)... ... 10, 2017 , ... USDM Life Sciences , the ... sciences and healthcare industries, announces a presentation by Subbu Viswanathan and Jennifer Jaye ... GxP Validation for Agile Cloud Platforms,” will present a revolutionary approach to achieving ...
(Date:10/9/2017)... ... ... At its national board meeting in North Carolina, ARCS® Foundation President ... and Astronomy, has been selected for membership in ARCS Alumni Hall of Fame ... Prize in Fundamental physics for the discovery of the accelerating expansion of the universe, ...
(Date:10/7/2017)... ... October 06, 2017 , ... ... genomic technologies, launched its ProxiMeta™ Hi-C metagenome deconvolution product, featuring the first ... accompanying cloud-based bioinformatics software to perform Hi-C metagenome deconvolution using their own ...
(Date:10/5/2017)... (PRWEB) , ... October 05, 2017 , ... LabRoots ... and scientists from around the world, is giving back to cancer research with a ... October. , Now through October 31, shoppers can use promo code PinkRibbon to ...
Breaking Biology Technology: