The Canadian Society for Molecular Biosciences (CSMB) officially invites you to its 62nd Annual Conference: Model Systems in Cancer Research that is held in Montreal June 2nd-5th, 2019.

This meeting focuses on research relevant for understanding the biological basis of cancer using a variety of model systems including model organisms, in vitro systems and computer modeling. For the occasion, this conference is hosted by the Institute for Research in Immunology and Cancer (IRIC) at the Université de Montréal.

The 2019 program is stimulating for both trainees and principal investigators. Most oral presentations will be selected from submitted abstracts. Parallel sessions will have themes such as: Yeast, Invertebrates, Murine models, Emerging model organisms, Chemical biology, Stem cells, Models of cancer immunity, Patient derived xenografts, Cellular and tissue models, Structural biology, Computer modeling and Synthetic biology. Please click on the following link to view the list of confirmed speakers. 

In addition, there will be workshops dedicated to issues of equity and diversity in science, the promotion of research to politicians and the general public, and career planning.

It is recommended to register as soon as possible because the number of places may be limited. Registration costs are low, especially before April 1st. Cheap housing options are available on UdeM’s campus, in addition to hotels with preferential rates.

April 1, 2019 – Early bird registration with abstract submission for an oral presentation or a poster
May 1, 2019 – Registration with abstract submission for a poster only
May 15, 2019 – Registration without abstract submission


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