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Events Calendar

This page lists events that are of interest to the global community of developmental biologists: conferences, meetings, training courses, workshops.

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March 2018

2nd International FishMed Conference on Zebrafish Research (FishMed2018)

Keynote Speaker: Randall Peterson, University of Utah, USA

Young FishMed Keynote Speaker: Benoit Vanhollebeke, Université libre de Bruxelles, Belgium

The preliminary programme is available at the FishMed2018 webpage.

Registration starts on October 1, 2017.

March 25, 2018 — March 27, 2018
International Institute of Molecular and Cell Biology in Warsaw (IIMCB), Poland

April 2018

GSA 2018 Annual Drosophila Research Conference

April 11, 2018 — April 15, 2018
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

EMBO Workshop: Integrating Systems Biology: From Networks to Mechanisms to Models

At this conference we will discuss novel computational and experimental approaches to bridge this ‘mechanistic gap’ and hear about current trends in network mapping and analysis.

April 15, 2018 — April 17, 2018
EMBL, Meyerhofstr. 1, Heidelberg, Germany

Crossing Kingdoms- Synthetic Biology Conference

Crossing Kingdoms is an international 3 day-event bringing together scientists from the microbial, animal and plant fields to present their results and highlighting how knowledge from these different life forms provide tools for synthetic biology innovations and applications.

April 16, 2018 — April 18, 2018
Sainsbury Laboratory, University of Cambridge, 47 Bateman Street, Cambridge CB2 1LR

Comprehensive Workshop On Mouse Biomethods

This is a NEW one-of-a-kind workshop from the Jackson Laboratory that will provide tangible and marketable skills in mouse biomethods

April 19, 2018 — April 23, 2018
The Jackson Laboratory, Bar Harbor, ME

Kidney Development Workshop

The 14th IWDN, sponsored by the International Pediatric Nephrology Association, is the premier meeting for renal development, regeneration, stem cells, organoids, and renal bioengineering.

conference course workshop
April 22, 2018 — April 25, 2018
Ein -Gedi Dead Sea Resort, Israel

May 2018

Workshop On Assisted Reproductive Technologies (ARTs) In The Laboratory Mouse

This hands‐on workshop from the Jackson Laboratory teaches participants to use Assisted Reproductive Technologies (ARTs) to efficiently manage mouse strains

May 07, 2018 — May 12, 2018
The Jackson Laboratory, Bar Harbor, ME

Tissue Morphogenesis: interplay between genetics and mechanics

The general objective of this workshop is to bring together researchers interested in interdisciplinary approaches to tissue morphogenesis.

Topics/methods will include mechano-chemical patterning and regulation, gene regulation of/by mechanics, imaging/probing biochemical signaling and mechanics, integration of genetics/biochemistry/mechanics in theoretical models.

May 23, 2018 — May 25, 2018
Paris, University Paris Diderot

June 2018

Avian Model Sytems 10

The aim of this conference is to bring together a community of scientists using aves for their particular biological questions in order to share resources, technologies but also exchange ideas and confront visions.

June 12, 2018 — June 15, 2018
Paris, France

EMBO Workshop: C. elegans development, cell biology and gene expression

The workshop will draw a broad international crowd and aims to foster interactions between young C. elegans researchers and global leaders,  covering an attractive range of topics.

June 13, 2018 — June 17, 2018
Barcelona, Spain

13th International Zebrafish Conference

June 20, 2018 — June 24, 2018
Madison, Wisconsin

July 2018

2018 Asia-Pacific Worm Meeting

July 09, 2018 — July 12, 2018
Seoul, South Korea

ZDMS Meeting

Zebrafish Disease Models Society Meeting

July 10, 2018 — July 13, 2018
Leiden, Netherlands

Human and Mammalian Genetics and Genomics: The 59th McKusick Short Course

This Jackson Laboratory course is a modern survey of heredity, disease, genetics in experimental animals and humans, and molecular genetics in the diagnosis and treatment of inherited disorders.

July 15, 2018 — July 28, 2018
The Jackson Laboratory, Bar Harbor, ME

October 2018

17th Annual Workshop On The Pathology Of Mouse Models For Human Disease

This workshop from the Jackson Laboratory provides a week of intensive training sessions in pathology and histopathology as well as didactic sessions in which particular disease areas and models will be discussed.

October 01, 2018 — October 05, 2018
The Jackson Laboratory, Bar Harbor, ME

21st Century Mouse Genetics

This new Jackson Laboratory graduate-level advanced genetics course will provide a comprehensive view on the use of the mouse model in the modern era of genomics.

October 29, 2018 — November 02, 2018
The Jackson Laboratory, Bar Harbor, ME