Program

Keynote Speaker:

Featured Speakers:

Downloadable PDFs will be available closer to the meeting.

Short Program Schedule

Saturday, March 21

7:00 – 8:00 ............................................. Registration/Check-in/Poster Set-up/Breakfast
8:00 – 8:15 ......................................................................................... Welcoming Remarks
8:15 – 8:45 ............................................................................................ Featured Speaker I
8:45 – 10:15 ................................................................................................... Oral Session I
10:15 – 10:45 …………………………………..…………….................................……..… Coffee Break
10:45 – 12:15 ……………………………...................…… Special Session on Inclusion/Diversity
        10:45 – 11:15 ……………….……………..……............................………... Featured Speaker II
        11:15 – 12:15 ………………………………...……..............................….…….. Panel Discussion
12:15 – 12:45 ............................................................................................................... Lunch
12:45 – 1:30 ................................................................................................ Poster Session I
1:30 – 2:00 .......................................................................................... Featured Speaker III
2:00 – 3:30 …................................................................................................ Oral Session II
3:30 – 4:00 ....................................................................................................... Coffee Break
4:00 – 4:45 .................................................................................................. Oral Session III
4:45 – 5:30 ……………………………................................................................ Keynote Speaker 
5:30 – 6:15 ................................................................................................. Poster Session II
6:15 – 8:15 ................................................................................................... Banquet Dinner
8:15 – 9:00 …………………………………………....……................................. Poster Open Session


Sunday, March 22

7:00 – 8:00 …………………....................................................................................... Breakfast
8:00 – 8:30 .......................................................................................... Featured Speaker IV
8:30 – 9:30 ................................................................................................... Oral Session IV
9:30 – 10:00 ......................................................................... Coffee Break/Remove Posters
10:00 – 10:30 ........................................................................................ Featured Speaker V
10:30 – 12:00 ................................................................................................. Oral Session V
12:00 – 12:30 ................................................ Business Meeting, Announcements, Awards

 

Vegetarian options will be available as part of all meals provided; however, preference will be given to individuals who requested vegetarian meals during meeting registration.

Posters: Posters need to be mounted on poster boards between 7:00 am and 10:45 am on Saturday, March 21.

Due to space limitations, poster dimensions should be NO larger than 36 in. (width) by 42 in. (height). Pins will be available on-site. Posters need to be removed from poster boards on Sunday, March 22, before 12:00 pm. Items remaining on display after 12:00 pm on Sunday will be discarded.