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Saturday, April 22, 2017
9th Annual New York State Biotechnology Symposium-Early Registration

Join us on May 18th & 19th for an exciting symposium. Early Registration ends April 22, 2017. BESTies: submit your poster abstract by May 9.

Concurrent sessions focused on:

  • Molecular tools to track water problems in natural bodies of water
  • Medical Biotechnology
  • Chromatography: Mass Spectrometry of Biomolecules & Other Pharmaceutical Substances
  • Energy
  • The Hill Collaboration & The Institute for Environmental Health and Environmental Medicine (IEHEM)
  • Plant Biotechnology
  • Environmental Pollution
  • Molecular Tools & Biodiversity
  • Brewing

Use this link to register. For questions regarding registration, please contact Katherina Searing at

The BEST Program will again offer carpooling and registration fee waivers to qualified BESTies. Contact Susi Varvayanis if interested.

The New York State Biotechnology Symposium is hosted by the SUNY College of Environmental Science and Forestry.

BEST trainees can present their poster at this 9th Annual New York State Biotechnology Symposium, a state-wide conference that brings together industry representatives and scientists, academics and students, and other professionals interested in biotechnology in order to develop synergies and relationships that further advance the field.

Abstracts are now being accepted for poster presentations.>

Poster Dimensions: 36" (width) by 48" (height) - portrait

Abstracts are due by May 9, 2017.

Posters will be presented during breaks and the reception on Thursday, May 18th and awards for the best student posters will be given on Friday, May 19th. For more details and link to submit your abstract see the flyer here.

Contact Susi Varvayanis if you are interested.

Held May 18-19
SUNY-ESF Gateway Center
Syracuse, NY
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