[MARMAM] AGA Conservation Genetics Meeting - NYC
Matthew S. Leslie
mleslie at amnh.org
Fri Jun 15 11:04:04 PDT 2007
Please see the announcement below - and any pardon cross-postings.
ConGen3: The 3rd biannual International Symposium on Conservation
sponsored by the American Genetic Association
Date: 27-29 September, 2007
Location: American Museum of Natural History, New York, NY, USA
E-mail: congen3 at gmail.com
ConGen3 will be held at the AMNH Sackler Institute for Comparative
Genomics in New York City.
- Genetic research for biodiversity surveys, characterization of
unique microbial communities, and barcoding initiatives.
- Conservation Genetics in Time: conservation phylogenetics and tree
reconstruction for identification of hidden biodiversity and
examination of hybrid zones.
- Ex Situ Conservation Genetics: intensive metapopulation management
in theory and practice.
- Genetics of Invasive Species: patterns and control.
POSTER ABSTRACT SUBMISSION IS OPEN - Deadline July 1
REGISTRATION FEE: STUDENTS (US$100), POSTDOCS, RESEARCHERS,
More information regarding registration will be made available soon
at http://genomics.amnh.org/congen3. Interested participants can
exchange information on New York City related travel and housing
options on the online forum http://groups.google.com/group/congen3
On behalf of the organizers:
George Amato (American Museum of Natural History)
Gisella Caccone (Yale University)
Rob DeSalle (American Museum of Natural History)
Matthew S. Leslie
Center for Conservation Genetics
Sackler Institute for Comparative Genomics
American Museum of Natural History
Central Park West at 79th Street
New York, NY 10024 -USA-
office: +1 212 769 5584
lab: +1 212 313 7617
fax: +1 212 769 5277
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