2022 BAD Meeting

Thursday June 16th 2022 – 6th Boston Area Drosophila Meeting | Boston College


Jennifer A. Zallen, Ph.D., is a Howard Hughes Medical Institute Investigator and a member of the Developmental Biology Program at Sloan Kettering Institute of the Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center. Her research focuses on the generation of tissue structure through the collective action of cell populations.

Local Organizers
Dr. Vicki Losick | Assistant Professor of Biology, Boston College

Dr. Eric Folker | Associate Professor of Biology, Boston College

Submit an Abstract! – Deadline for abstract submission is May 20th, 2022

You may register or submit an abstract here.

Meeting Agenda

Higgins Hall at Boston College in Newton, MA

9:00 am – 10:00 am:  Coffee and Registration

10:00 am – 12:00 pm:  Session 1.  Eight 12 minute talks with 3 minutes devoted to questions and answers.

12:00 pm – 1:00 pm:  Lunch discussion groups.  Boxed lunches will be provided.

1:00 pm – 3:40 pm:  Session 2.  Ten 12 minute talks with 3 minutes devoted to questions and answers. 

3:40 pm – 4:00 pm:  Coffee Break

4:00 pm – 5:00 pm:  Keynote Lecture by Dr. Jennifer Zallen, HHMI and Sloan Kettering.

5:00 pm – 6:00pm: Reception and poster session

Parking available in Commonwealth Garage and the event will take place in Higgins Hall.  Map will be sent to all registrants one week before the meeting.  

This meeting is supported by Boston College and the Company of Biologists.