2019 BAD Meeting

**Registration is now closed.

June 11, 2019
**NEW LOCATION**
Markuvitz Auditorium, Sidney Frank Hall, 185 Meeting St., Room 220
Brown University

Keynote Speaker
Ting Wu | Professor of Genetics, Harvard Medical School

We are seeking potential speakers for this event. The two talk formats are:

– Full Talks: 15 minutes total (12 min. talk, 3 min. for questions)
– Lightning Talks: 5 minutes (3 slides max.)

When selecting presentations, we will endeavor to have as many labs and institutions represented as possible, as well as speakers from different career levels, to create a balanced program.

Deadline for proposed talk title submission: April 30, 2019

Tentative Schedule:
9:20 AM – 9:30 AM                 Opening Remarks
9:30 AM – 12:00 PM               Talks
12:00 PM – 1:15 PM               Lunch
1:15 PM – 3:00 PM                 Talks
3:00 PM – 3:30 PM                 Refreshment Break
3:30 PM – 4:30 PM                 Keynote – Dr. Ting Wu
5:00 PM                                   Closing Remarks
5:10 PM                                   Enjoy Providence’s Foodie Scene (on your own)

Meeting Organizers
Karla Kaun | Assistant Professor of Neuroscience,  Brown University
Erica Larschan | Assistant Professor of Biology, Brown University
Nate Snell | Graduate Student, Gilead Barnea Lab, Brown University
Jackie Howell | Graduate Student, Marc Tatar Lab & Karla Kaun Lab, Brown University
Mukulika Ray | Graduate Student, Erica Larschan Lab, Brown University

Advisory Board
James Walker | Assistant Professor of Neurology, Mass. General Hospital / Harvard Medical School
Alexey Veraksa | Professor of Biology, University of Massachusetts, Boston
Stephanie Mohr | Director, Drosophila RNAi Screening Center (DRSC), Harvard Medical School

Administrative Coordinator
Cathryn Murphy | Perrimon Lab, Harvard Medical School