2014 West Coast Biological Sciences Undergraduate Research Conference

Program Overview

All events will be held in Segerstrom Science Center.

7:30–9 a.m. — Registration and Continental Breakfast*
Registration, Segerstrom entryway
Continental Breakfast, Second Floor Patio
*Registration resumes after the keynote address

8:45 a.m. — Welcoming Remarks, Announcements, Perry Lecture Hall (Room 162)
Jennifer Walsh, Ph.D., dean of College of Liberal Arts and Sciences, Azusa Pacific University

9–10 a.m. — Keynote Address, Perry Lecture Hall
Pat Levitt, Ph.D., “From Human Gene Discovery to Basic Mechanisms of Neurodevelopmental Disruptions”

10–10:30 a.m. — Reception with Dr. Pat Levitt, Second Floor Patio

10:30 a.m.–11:45 p.m. — Morning Seminar Sessions

  • Cellular Biology, Perry Lecture Hall (Room 162)
  • Ecology, Room 250
  • Immunology, Room 310
  • Microbiology I, Room 120

12–1:30 p.m. — Buffet Luncheon, Second Floor Patio
Poster Session I, Atrium (first and second floors)

1:45–3 p.m. — Afternoon Seminar Sessions

  • Biochemistry, Room 120
  • Marine Biology, Room 250
  • Microbiology II, Room 310
  • Molecular Biology, Perry Lecture Hall (Room 162)

3––4:30 p.m. — Poster Session II, Atrium

4:30–5 p.m. — Light Refreshments, Second Floor Patio

5 p.m. — Awards, 2015 Invitation, Farewell, Perry Lecture Hall (Room 162)
Jon Milhon, Ph.D., professor, Department of Biology and Chemistry, Azusa Pacific University