Boston Interactive Glia Group (BIGG) Meeting
Talk and posters invited for this exciting meeting at UMass Medical School in Worcester, MA
The Boston Interaactive Glia Group (BIGG) meeting series takes place annually and moves between Tufts University, Harvard Medical School, and UMass Medical School.
This meeting provides a forum for labs (studying the functional role of glial cells in the healthy and diseased nervous system) in the greater Boston area to gather, foster discussion and establish/strengthen collaborations.
Attendees include people from vertebrate labs studying astrocytes, oligodendrocyte, Schwann cells, and microglia as well as labs focusing on multiple glial subtypes in invertebrates systems.
Young researchers (students and postdocs) are encourage to present their unpublished or newly published work at this meeting.
Call for abstracts
Short talks and poster presentation places are available. Everyone, especially young researchers and students are encourage to submit their exciting new unpublished work for presentation. Abstracts should be submitted during online registration.
Download the abstract guidlines
- Talk deadline: February 1, 2019
- Poster deadline: March 15, 2019
Registration is free , however advance registration is required.
Register to receive meeting updates and to submit talk and poster abstracts.
- Early bird registration deadline: March 15 ,2019
- Registration deadline: April 23, 2019
- Entry to the scientific sessions and meeting materials
- Refreshments during meeting