Western Conference in Immunology, 6/30-7/2
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Western Conference in Immunology
for Graduate Students, Medical Students, and Postdoctoral Fellows
University of California, Berkeley
June 30-July 2, 1995
Keynote speaker: Dr. Paul M. Allen from Washington University in St.Louis.
Title: Biological Consequences of Partial T Cell Activation
Our keynote speaker is the only faculty representative at the
Western Conference in Immunology. Dr. Allen, as have our
speakers in the past, has agreed to stay for the duration of the
conference weekend to lend pointers and allow us the chance to talk
to him at length.
This conference is a great opportunity to meet many of your fellow
peers in an informal, low-pressure setting and creates a forum, not only
for the discussion of current research and techniques, but also for
another chance to improve your skills at presentations through talks
CONFERENCE NOTES: The conference will be held at the Berkeley
Conference Center located one block west of campus at 2105 Bancroft Way.
The conference begins Friday evening with the keynote address by Dr. Paul
M. Allen from Washington University at St. Louis. The address will be
followed immediately by an informal reception. Participant talks will be
scheduled on Saturday and Sunday Mornings. Posters will be on display
Saturday afternoon. The conference ends with lunch on Sunday.
The normal registration and housing fee per person (including guests) is
$60.00; for participants that present their work, the fee is only
$35.00. The fee is based on double occupancy for Friday and Saturday
nights at either the Hotel Durant or the Shattuck Hotel. For those who
don't require housing the fee is $20.00. The registration fee includes
continental breakfast and catered lunch at the Saturday and Sunday
TO REGISTER: Contact Paul Diaz at the address and phone listed below to
receive registration materials. Registration must be received by Friday,
June 2, 1995. We cannot guarantee hotel rooms to late registrants. Abstracts
for talks and posters are due Friday, June 16, 1995. Confirmation notices and
a map of the surrounding area will be mailed by June 7, 1995.
PRESENTATIONS: All participants are encouraged to present their
research. This is an excellent opportunity to discuss research and
exchange ideas with fellow immunologist in a relaxed and informal
setting. Preliminary results from ongoing research as well as work that
has peen presented at other meetings is welcome.
Abstracts for talks and posters are due June 16, 1995. Please use the
attached abstract form. Talks should be planned to last 15 minutes
followed by a 5 minute discussion period. Posters should be designed to
fit a 4'x6' board. Remember, the registration fee for participants
presenting research is still only $35.00!!
Submit registration forms and abstracts to
Western Conference in Immunology
c/o Paul W. Diaz
Department of Molecular and Cell Biology
Life Sciences Addition Rm 469
University of California
Berkeley, California 94720
Please remember, registration is due Friday June 2, 1995. Abstracts are
due June 16, 1995 and confirmations will be mailed out by June 7, 1995.
Please be prompt! See you at WCI!
For more information please call: 510 643 5830 Tel.
510 642 0468 FAX
or email to:
Pendragn at uclink2.berkeley.edu
lab_winoto at maillink.berkeley.edu
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