The 27th Annual Symposium of The Protein Society

Opening Plenary

Proteins & Human Disease

Protein Folding

Post-translational Modifications

Protein Interactions in the Cellular Milieu

Functional Dynamics

Chemical Biology

Big Machines

Design & Evolution

Protein Science for Sustainability

Nanotechnology & Biosensors

Plenary Awards Session

Wikipedia for Protein Scientists

How to Give an Effective Talk

How to Improve Your Writing

Educator's Luncheon

Career Panel

Graduate Program Fair

Undergraduate Research Session


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The Protein Society 27th Annual Symposium will be a 3.5 day event, consisting of 2 concurrent symposia each morning and afternoon, numerous career development workshops, experience-building activities for students and junior investigators, a robust poster session (with a number of speaking slots reserved for selected authors), and unique networking opportunities.



Undergraduates can attend for free!

The 2013 Program Planning Committee: Gilad Haran, The Weizmann Institute of Science | Joelle N. Pelletier, Université de Montréal | Chris Bystroff, Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute



Nanotechnology & Biosensors Sarah E. Bondos, Texas A&M University Angela Belcher, Massachusetts Institute of Technology Kevin W. Plaxco, University of California Santa Barbara Robert E. Campbell, University of Alberta Design & Evolution Ora Schueler-Furman, The Hebrew University of Jerusalem Ratmir Derda, University of Alberta Adam Bogdanove, Iowa State University Sachdev Sidhu, University of Toronto Big Machines Robert Sauer, Massachusetts Institute of Technology Ada Yonath, Weizmann Institute of Science Melissa Moore, University of Massachusetts Medical School Michael Groll, Technische Universität München Chemical Biology Dustin Maly, University of Washington Kate Carroll, Scripps Research Institute Kazuya Kikuchi, Osaka University Laura L. Kiessling, University of Wisconsin-Madison Functional Dynamics Andrew Lee, University of North Carolina Adrian Mulholland, University of Bristol Deborah Fass, Weizmann Institute of Science Katherine Henzler-Wildman, Washington University in St. Louis Proteins & Human Disease Susan Lindquist, Massachusetts Institute of Technology Jennifer Cochran, Stanford University Eric Sundberg, Institute of Human Virology, University of Maryland School of Medicine Ronald Raines, University of Wisconsin-Madison Folding Kresten Lindorff-Larsen, University of Copenhagen Matthias Rief, Technische Universität München George Rose, John Hopkins University Gary Pielak, University of North Carolina Protein Science for Sustainability Sarah O’Connor, The John Innes Centre Rajesh Naz, West Virginia University Yasuo Yoshikuni, Bio-Architecture Lab Joseph Jez, Washington University-St. Louis Post-translational Modifications Markus Aebi, ETH Zurich Gerald W. Hart, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine Steven Gygi, Harvard Medical School Thomas Sommer, Max-Delbrück-Center for Molecular Medicine Protein Interactons in the Cellular Milieu Huan-Xiang Zhou, Florida State University Lee Ligon, Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute Philipp Selenko, Leibniz-Institut für Molekulare Pharmakologie Ming Lei, University of Michigan Medical School The 2013 Awards of The Protein Society – Plenary Session

Additional Activities Day 1 – 7/20/2013

Mentoring Committee Workshop: How to Write an Effective Paper
Undergraduate Student Research Session: Undergrad poster competition sponsored by Education Committee
Lunch Open Forum: Informal topical discussion
Graduate Program Fair: Complimentary table registration
Poster Viewing: Networking/Poster Competition Judging
Speaker Mentoring Dinners: Informal dinners for students and postdocs with speakers at reasonably-priced restaurants.
Additional Activities Day 2 – 7/21/2013

Mentoring Committee Workshop: Delivering a Great Talk
Educator’s Luncheon: Integrating Emerging Science in to Curricula. Sponsored by Education Committee
Lunch Open Forum: Informal topical discussion
Poster Viewing: Networking/Poster Competition Judging
Education and Mentoring Committee Mixer: Social/networking event
Additional Activities Day 3 – 7/22/2013

Mentoring Committee Workshop: Career Fair
Poster Viewing: Networking/Poster Competition Judging
Protein Society Members Reception: Social/networking event

20 Jul - 23 Jul 2013

Boston
United States of America
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