Thank you Rutgers for a fantastic meeting!

NERLSCD17 is now in the books. Please join us at ABRF2018 in Myrtle Beach and next year at NERLSCD18 hosted by UMass Amherst.

For speakers needing reimbursement, please make sure you fill out a reimbursement form by 12/1/2017

A huge thank you to everyone who helped to make the meeting possible, particularly our SPONSORS and the staff at RUCDR.


Revitalizing your Core with new Technology

and Service Opportunities

The twelfth annual Northeast Regional Life Sciences Core Directors (NERLSCD) 2017 Meeting will be held October 25-27, 2017,  at the Heldrich Hotel in New Brunswick, NJ,  hosted by Rutgers University.  


Wednesday, October 25 - all events at RUCDR and local cores.
1p - NYCAN meeting at RUCDR
2p - Tour of Rutgers Core Facilities - shuttle available
3:30p - Tour of Rutgers Core Facilities - shuttle available
5:15p - Tour of RUCDR - shuttle 

Thursday, October 26
7:30a - Registration
8:30a-4p - NERLSCD Sessions - Day1
4p-5:30p - Poster session and vendor show
5:30p - Dinner on your own
10p - Cocktail hour at Heldrich

Friday, October 27
7:30a - Registration
8:30a-1p - NERLSCD sessions - Day2
1p-2p - Closing lunch

The 2017 Meeting will feature:

Keynote talks from Dr. 
Pratip Chattopadhyay, NYU Langone Medical Center, and Amit Verma, Albert Einstein College of Medicine
Dr. Amit K. Verma, M.B.B.S.
Dr. Amit Verma

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Dr. Pratip Chattopadhyay

Presentations and discussion surrounding bringing in new technologies and non-traditional customers into existing cores.

Technical tracks for many different types of core facilities including Genomics, Mass Spec, Flow Cytometry, Bioinformatics, Imaging, and Administration.

Poster session that offers attendees an opportunity to present posters describing their core services and to learn about regional life sciences shared resources. 

Opening reception and numerous opportunities to network with colleagues. 

Satellite conference events will include: 
  • New York Core Administration Network (NY-CAN) Meeting 
  • Tour of core facilities at Rutgers

Important Dates to Remember:

Early registration discount deadline: September 22, 2017
Meeting registration deadline: October 23, 2017
(Note: Registration after October 6, 2017 will result in your names not appearing in the attendee list on the program)

Hotel reservation deadline to receive conference rate: October 4, 2017

Travel Award deadline:
 September 22, 2017

Abstract submission deadline: October 6, 2017(abstracts submitted after this day will not be included in the printed program)
Poster file submission deadline: October 10, 2017