General Info

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Congratulations Ravi Patel of the Grimson Lab at Cornell University, Ithaca for winning the best poster prize by popular vote!


Registration is now closed.  The talks will be live-streamed for those unable to attend in person.



Schurman Hall, College of Veterinary Medicine,
Cornell University, Ithaca, NY

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Open to all members of the Cornell-Ithaca and Weill Cornell Medicine Community
*Participation is restricted to the Cornell-Ithaca and Weill Cornell Medicine Community due to limited funding and the discussion of unpublished research*

The purpose of this symposium is to bring together researchers and clinicians from Cornell-Ithaca and Weill Cornell Medicine with a shared interested in RNA Biology.  The 2 day meeting will feature speakers from both campuses, a poster session where trainees will present their research, and break-out sessions where participants will discuss collaborative ideas and mechanisms for improving interactions between campuses.

Travel, food, accommodations, and registration are provided by The Academic Integration Initiative, with funding from the Offices of the Cornell University Provost and the Dean of Weill Cornell Medicine.


Priority is given to those that register by September 29, 2017
Enrollment and space may be limited.  Transportation and hotel arrangements will be made based on registration.

ALL ATTENDEES are required to register so that proper arrangements can be made.


Trainees are strongly encouraged to participate in the poster session
Abstracts should be submitted online by Friday, November 17, 2017.