Spring New England SIM Meeting

Theodore C. Crusberg crusberg at WPI.EDU
Thu May 21 11:29:01 EST 1998

                  Society for Industrial Microbiology
                         New England Section
          Spring '98 Meeting and Student Poster Presentations
                           Second Notice
          Note:  This meeting is at a location just south of Providence
                 RI and not at the URI Kingston campus.

Date:        Friday, May 29, 1998
Place:       W. Alton Jones Campus (Whispering Pines Conf. Center)
             of the University of Rhode Island
             Directions:  Take exit 5B from either direction on I-95
             and head north on RI route 102 for 2.5 miles.  Take a left
             at the W. Alton Jones sign and follow the main road to the 
             entrance of the campus.  Follow signs to Whispering Pines
             Conference Center, and proceed on the one-way road to
             Laurel Lodge parking, across from the lodge.

Cost:        The scientific meeting and poster sessions are free!

12:30        Registration and Poster Set-Up

 1:30        Dr. Paul S. Cohen, BMMG, URI
             Colonization of the mouse large intestine by E. coli and
                S. typhimuirium
 2:30        Dr. David R. Nelson, BMMG, URI
             Gasterointestinal mucus-inducible genes and proteins of
                Vibrio anguillarum

 3:30        Dr. Anthony S. Fischl, FSN & BMMG, URI
             Purification and characterization of inositol
             phosphorylceraminde synthease from the yeast S. cerevisiae
 4:30        Poster presentation (refreshments)

 6:16        Buffet dinner ($30 members and guests and $10 for students)

 7:30        Dr. Holger Jannasch, Woods Hole Oceanographic Inst.
             Major microbial processes at deep sea hydrothermal vent sites

There is still time to reserve for dinner.  Make a night of it!

Please reserve for dinner by sending a check made out to NE Section of
SIM to Dr. Richard Traxler, Univ. of Rhode Island, BMMG, 224 Morill
Science Bldg., Kingston RI 02891-0800.

Rooms at the Whispering Pines Conf. Center are $107 + tax per night do.

For more information contact Dr. Traxler at (401)874-2927 or
                      Traxler at uriacc.uri.edu

Ted C. Crusberg, Ph.D., Associate Professor of Biology &
Biotechnology, Worcester Polytechnic Institute, Worcester MA USA  01609
Society for Industrial Microbiology-Education Committee
Phone:  508-831-5472    Fax:    508-831-5936

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