Abstracts & Posters

Abstract Deadlines

All abstract deadlines are at 9:00 pm EDT on the dates listed below:

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  • February 16Abstracts (Minisymposium talks)
    • You will be asked to select the appropriate topic category for your submission and then you will be asked who will be presenting from your group.
  • June 1Final date for abstracts to be submitted to be included in the printed program book
  • July 12Final date for registration for your abstract to be included in online program and in the abstract data base
  • All individuals who submit an abstract MUST bring a poster to the meeting.

Abstract Submission Fees

All abstract submission fees are nonrefundable. Abstract submission is separate from Meeting Registration. Please register for the Meeting at the conclusion of your abstract submission (Registration opens January 8).

There is a $25 non-refundable fee for abstract submission.

The ASPB invites the submission of abstracts that report new scientific research developments in the areas of cell biology.

Abstracts are welcome from scientists and students in all sectors, including academia, industry, government, and education.

Minisymposia Topics and Chairs

Minisymposia topic sessions will not be determined until March after all abstracts are submitted for Minisymposia talk consideration at the first abstract deadline ( February 16). The ASPB program committee hopes this allows for more people to submit abstracts for the possibility of presenting a talk.

There are a total of 30 minisymposia 28 of which are determined by the program committee.  There are 12 chairs of minisymposia in the topic areas listed below.  Each minisymposium has 5 slots for speakers.