Joint BAS/BSCR Late Spring Meeting 2019 with the British Cardiovascular Society
New Frontiers in Cardiovascular Science
Monday 3rd and Tuesday 4th June
Manchester Central Conference Centre, Manchester, UK
Abstract submission deadline: Friday 1st March
Poster abstract sessions – the top 10 abstracts will be selected for presentation as moderated posters on Monday afternoon whilst other accepted abstracts will be presented and judged on Tuesday afternoon.
Combined BCS/BAS/BSCR with the top 5 applications being selected for oral presentation on Tuesday lunchtime with a first prize of £1,000. Open to basic scientists who are no more than 5 years post-PhD and clinicians who have not attained consultant status. Application requires submission of a brief communication (1,000 words with up to 5 tables/figures). Please note that if your submission for the Young Investigator Prize is not shortlisted for presentation, it is not automatically entered as a standard poster abstract submission. To do this you will need to separately submit your abstract following the normal submission process and you are encouraged to do this – if your application for the Young Investigator Prize is subsequently shortlisted then you will have the option of withdrawing your standard poster abstract.
Sessions include – Bioengineering strategies for cardiovascular applications; Endothelial dysfunction in heart failure; Molecular imaging of cardiovascular inflammation; BHF Bench-to-Bedside: Towards new treatments and biomarkers; Spotlight on BHF Fellows; Basic Science Hot Topics. Full programme available soon.
Open soon and free for BAS and BSCR members who should ensure that they register using the ‘BAS/BSCR Joint Meeting’ tab.
The conference dinner will be held on Monday evening (venue to be confirmed), with a reduced rate for student delegates.
Will be available for booking as part of the registration process.
The BAS/BSCR will consider awarding travel grants of up to £200 to bona fide students who are BAS/BSCR members and are presenting an abstract at the meeting.
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