August 2, 2019 | Hilton Jackson, Jackson, Miss

The 2019 Mississippi IDeA Conference will be held on August 2, 2019 at Hilton Jackson in Jackson, Mississippi. The conference is designed to showcase research in Mississippi in the fields of obesity & cardiometabolic diseases, cancer, neuroscience, infectious diseases & immunology, community health & health care disparities, integrating omics technologies & general biomedical sciences, and biotechnology.

Mohamed Elasri, Ph.D., Mississippi INBRE Director, The University of Southern Mississippi

John Hall, Ph.D., COBRE Director, Cardiorenal & Metabolic Disease Research Center, University of Mississippi Medical Center

Soumyajit Majumdar, Ph.D., COBRE Director, Natural Products Neuroscience, University of Mississippi

Stephen Pruett, Ph.D., COBRE Director, Pathogen-Host Interactions, Mississippi State University

Jane Reckelhoff, Ph.D., COBRE Director, Mississippi Center of Excellence in Perinatal Research, University of Mississippi Medical Center

James Wilson, M.D., CTR Director, Mississippi Center for Clinical and Translational Research, University of Mississippi Medical Center

Mohamed Elasri, Ph.D., Director, Mississippi INBRE, The University of Southern Mississippi

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Jamie Lott, Events and Public Relations Coordinator, Mississippi INBRE

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Mary Ann McRaney, Network Coordinator, Mississippi INBRE

Questions? Email ideaconference@msinbre.org

Where is the meeting?

The 2019 Mississippi IDeA Conference will be held at Hilton Jackson, Jackson, Miss. The physical address is 1001 East County Line Road, Jackson, Miss.

When is the meeting?

The 2019 Mississippi IDeA Conference will be held on August 2, 2019.

How do I find information about the hotel?

You can find the information about the hotel/conference center at Hilton Jackson’s website. Click here to visit their website. 

When is the deadline for the abstract submission?

The deadline for submission of abstracts will be June 30, 2019.

What is the maximum poster size?

Maximum poster size is 60” wide x 40” tall.

How much are the registration fees?

There is no registration fee for this conference.

How do I register for the meeting?

The registration form can be found at the “Registration & Abstracts” tab above.

Can someone else register another person?

Yes, as long as they can provide all of the necessary information.

How do I confirm that I'm successfully registered?

Once your registration is finalized, you will receive a confirmation email indicating that you are officially registered.

Will I receive my meeting badge and materials prior to traveling to the meeting?

No. You will receive your meeting badge and materials for the meeting during registration on Friday morning. Please see the full agenda for details.

For other questions, please email ideaconference@msinbre.org.