General Information


The tenth annual Northeast Regional Life Sciences Core Directors (NERLSCD) 2015 Meeting will be held October 14-16, 2015,  at the Burlington Hilton in Burlington, VT, hosted by the University of Vermont (UVM).

The NERLSCD meeting (often called the NERDS meeting) is an outstanding regional forum for core facility administrators, directors, managers and staff to network with colleagues, to learn about biotechnology advances and their applications, and to discuss the challenges of implementing shared research resources. 


NERLSCD is a regional Chapter of the international Association of Biomolecular Resource Facilities (ABRF). 

The organizing committee for the NERLSCD 2015 Meeting includes Timothy Hunter (University of Vermont), Pamela Scott Adams (ABRF), Sridar Chittur (State University of New York at Albany), Luanne Fletcher (University of Pennsylvania), George Grills (Cornell University), Elke Küster-Schöck, (McGill University), Peter Lopez (New York University Langone Medical Center), Christian Lytle (Geisel School of Medicine at Dartmouth), Susanna Perkins (University of Massachusetts Medical School)

Important Dates to Remember:

Early registration discount deadline: September 18, 2015
Meeting registration deadline: October 9, 2015
Hotel reservation deadline to receive conference rate: September 14, 2015
Abstract submission deadline: October 2, 2015
Poster file submission deadline: October 10, 2015 

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