This conference is FREE and is part of our NIH-funded training program.
REGISTRATION NOW OPEN FOR THE 2017 NEURAL CONFERENCE – Birmingham, AL – June 14-17.
The NEURAL Conference is a 2.5 day event crafted especially for the underrepresented, including students with disabilities, neuroscience graduate trainee. On the agenda: scientific presentations, professional development & networking. This free conference offers over 40 travel awards to non-local trainees who submit quality abstracts. This conference is a one-of-a-kind, cozy, skill-sharpening experience. Our current program can be found here: https://www.uab.edu/medicine/rms/neural/neural-2017.
40 TRAVEL AWARDS available for *underrepresented trainees! Simply submit a quality abstract by April 13th, or the extended deadline if funds are not exhausted! Travel awards are only offered to *underrepresented graduate trainees, however, any student is invited and encouraged to attend!
You can read a write-up of last year’s conference here: http://www.uab.edu/news/student-experience/item/7580-uab-neural-conference
1. Racial and ethnic groups such as blacks or African Americans, Hispanics or Latinos, American Indians or Alaskan Natives and Native Hawaiians or other Pacific Islanders.
2. Students with disabilities, i.e., who have a physical or mental impairment that substantially limits one or more major life activities.