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Institute of Physics, University of Sao Paulo (Sao Paulo, Brazil)
October 16th to October 27th 2017.
The main goal of the Advanced School is to provide young researchers (PhD and postdocs) with the state of the art of theoretical and experimental tools to study Biomolecular Interactions. The students will meet prominent biophysicists in the field and other young scientists in an attractive and convivial environment.
A significant number of travel grants (75) are available for eligible participants from other countries and Brazilian states other than Sao Paulo.
Submission of applications/abstracts is open until June 10th 2017.[More...]
Edinburgh, 16 - 20th July 2017 (http://www.iupab2017.org/)
Venki Ramakrishnan is presenting the opening Plenary Lecture and Bob Lewkowitz the closing Plenary Lecture. Chris Dobson gives a Public Engagement Lecture on the first day of the congress at 2:30pm.
The sessions and list of invited speakers are here (http://www.iupab2017.org/speakers) and there are still over 100 short presentations to be selected from submitted abstracts (Deadline 24 March 2017).
Several satellite meetings are also taking place (http://www.iupab2017.org/satellitemeetings) and in particular a EBSA Young scientists networking satellite - “Biophysics in the 21st Century”, with heavily subsidized accommodation and registration.
Over 160 bursaries (10 March deadline) are available for younger scientists from IUPAB/EBSA and other sources, as well as many poster prizes.
Registration includes all lunches, refreshments, conference dinner and events.[More...]
24-28 July 2017
6-8 June 2017
SBPf is offering fellowships to support participation of its members at the 19th IUPAB and 11th EBSA Congress, which will be held in Edinburgh, Scotland, UK, on July 16-20, 2017 (www.iupab2017.org).
Applicants should be PhD students or early Post-Doc (within 2 years after finishing the PhD). The applications should be sent as single PDF files to email@example.com and include:
1. A two-page CV.
2. The abstract submitted and, if available, information on its acceptance for a poster or oral presentation.
3. A short note from the supervisor stating her/his support to the application.
4. A letter from Sociedade Portuguesa de Bioquímica confirming that he/she is a member of Sociedade Portuguesa de Bioquímica and Sociedade Portuguesa de Biofísica with paid annual fees (this can be requested through the e-mail address: firstname.lastname@example.org).
5. Information on any financial support (even partial) already available or on applications for these funds currently under evaluation.
The deadline for submission of applications is May 7, 2017.[More...]
We are pleased to announce that the Young Biophysicist 2017 prize has been awarded to Ana Filipa Guedes (Instituto de Medicina Molecular) for her paper Guedes, A.F., Carvalho, F.A., Malho, I., Lousada, N., Sargento, L. & Santos, N.C. (2016) "Atomic force microscopy as a tool to evaluate the risk of cardiovascular diseases in patients" Nature Nanotechnology 11:687–692 (doi:10.1038/nnano.2016.52).[More...]