2020 Annual Blood-Brain Barrier (BBB) Consortium Meeting

The 26th Annual Blood-Brain Barrier Consortium Meeting, organized by the OHSU BBB Program in collaboration with the International Brain-Barriers Society (IBBS) will be held March 12 - 13, 2020 at the Portland Hilton Downtown. This year's theme is “Cultivating the Next Generation of Translational Scientists”

Meeting highlights include:
  • Sessions on Otoprotection, Delivery of Therapeutics to the Brain, Complex Barriers of the CNS, Lysosomal Storage Diseases (LSDs), and the Blood-Tumor Barrier
  • Poster Session and networking opportunities
  • Travel Scholarship Awards for selected graduate students, medical students, and junior researchers
  • Informal discussions about emerging preclinical research and multi-center clinical research protocols
  • Funding Opportunities Roundtable featuring representatives from the NIH and other sources
  • Mentoring Sessions with leading experts in the field

There are a small number of travel scholarships available for graduate students, medical students, and junior researchers. Apply NOW!  The application deadline for these awards is January 31, 2020.

For more information regarding registration, travel award scholarships, and the most up-to-date scientific program, please visit: https://www.ohsu.edu/bbbmeeting

Questions? Contact Heather Leon at leonh@ohsu.edu
3/12/2020 8:00 AM - 3/13/2020 5:00 PM
Hilton Portland Downtown 921 SW 6th Avenue Portland, OR 97204 UNITED STATES