THE DEADLINE FOR ABSTRACT SUBMISSION AND SCHOLARSHIP APPLICATION HAS BEEN EXTENDED TO AUGUST 18!
Join the over 170 people already registered for the joint meeting of the International Mammalian Genome Society (IMGS) and Mouse Molecular Genetics (MMG) in Heidelberg for EMBL Conference: Mammalian Genetics and Genomics: From Molecular Mechanisms to Translational Applications! The 31st IMGC is in partnership with the European Molecular Biology Laboratory (EMBL) and will be the only annual meetings of these two groups. See the list of invited and keynote speakers at
Abstract submission: August 11, 2017
Scholarship application to IMGS: August 11, 2017
Registration: September 12, 2017
Scholarships for trainees (post-docs and students) are available through IMGS. APPLICATIONS ARE ESPECIALLY ENCOURAGED FROM URMS.
To qualify for a scholarship:
1) You must be a current IMGS member. Go to the "Join" tab and fill in the information. Your membership fee is waived for 2017, so when you get to the payment option, please select "Direct Bill".
2) You must submit an abstract that is selected for oral or poster presentation.
3) You must submit an email to firstname.lastname@example.org on or before August 11, 2017 stating your intent to apply for a scholarship. In this email, please attach a copy of your abstract and a short statement of how this scholarship would enhance your career. Please include all of your contact information, the name of your supervisor and whether you qualify as a URM.
4) You should register and submit your abstract on http://www.embl.de/training/events/2017/MMM17-01/.
We hope to see you in Heidelberg!
Department of Genetics
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University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
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IMGS information at imgs.org
IMGC2017 at EMBL Oct 24-28, 2017http://www.embl.de/training/events/2017/MMM17-01/