APS Editorial Board Breakfast Meeting
APS Editorial Board members are invited to a breakfast meeting with a presentation of star reviewers from 7 to 7:30 a.m. in the Hyatt Regency McCormick Place Ballroom B. Breakout sessions for each journal will follow.
Physiology Understanding (PhUn) Week Poster Session
Enjoy breakfast while viewing a record-breaking number of APS PhUn Week posters and ask participants how to successfully participate in K–12 outreach from 7 to 8:30 a.m. in MPCC Room W375B.
Meet APS Journal Editors at EB!
Bring your questions and enjoy the opportunity to chat with APS journal editors-in-chief. The following editors will host “Meet the Editor” sessions at the APS booth (#448) in the MPCC Exhibit Hall on Sunday:
- Doug Everett, Advances in Physiology Education: 10 to 11 a.m.
- Sadis Matalon, American Journal of Physiology—Lung Cellular and Molecular Physiology: 11 a.m. to 12 p.m.
- Josephine Adams, American Journal of Physiology—Cell Physiology: 1 to 2 p.m.
- Bill Yates, Journal of Neurophysiology: 2 to 3 p.m.
APS President’s Symposium Series—Research Advances in Sex/Gender and Developmental Programming of Chronic Diseases. Sex Differences in Physiology and Pathophysiology
Organized by APS President Jane F. Reckelhoff and chaired by Minolfa C. Prieto, part one of the President’s Symposium Series will feature lectures by Y.S. Prakash, Traish Abdulmaged, Rita Tostes and Sarah H. Lindsey. The session will be presented from 10:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. in MPCC Room W375A.
Learn How to Choose the Right Lab and Personnel for Your Career at the APS Mentoring Symposium
This symposium will provide you with the tools to help you make important decisions regarding the people you choose to work with throughout your career. Speakers include Karen Sweazea, Bryan Clay, R. Clinton Webb and Marshall H. Montrose. The APS 2017 Mentoring Symposium will be held from 10:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. in MPCC Room W192A.
Medical Physiology Course Directors Meeting
Come discuss current issues in medical education and share resource materials with your fellow course directors at the Medical Physiology Course Directors Meeting, held from 2 to 3:30 p.m. in Hyde Park A of the Hyatt Regency McCormick Place.
APS Undergraduate Poster Session
APS members and interested scientists: Meet the future of physiology and maybe your next graduate student! This special session is separate from any regularly scheduled scientific session and will highlight the contributions of undergraduate students to physiology research. The Undergraduate Poster Session will be held from 4 to 5:30 p.m. in the MPCC Room W375C.
Brant Isakson to Present Henry Pickering Bowditch Award Lecture
The Henry Pickering Bowditch Award Lectureship for early career achievement honors original and outstanding accomplishments in the field of physiology and is given to an APS member younger than 42 years of age or who is fewer than eight years from the start of the first faculty or staff research scientist position beyond postdoctoral training. Brant Isakson of the University of Virginia School of Medicine will present this year’s lecture, “Coordinating Tissue Function through Heterocellular Communication,” from 5:45 to 6:45 p.m. in MPCC Room W375A.
Physiologists in Industry Mixer
Join us at 6:45 p.m. in Grant Park A in the Hyatt Regency McCormick Place. This social is organized by the Physiologists in Industry Committee and will feature light hors d'oeuvres and a cash bar. All EB registrants working in industry and trainees interested in industry careers are welcome to attend. Come and meet your colleagues in industry and learn about career opportunities in this sector.