"Going For the Gold and Getting the Green"
Nano-4-Rem ANssERs - Nanotechnology for Safe and Sustainable Environmental Remediations
Southeastern Louisiana University, Hammond, Louisiana - June 5-7, 2013
Inaugural workshop on understanding and meeting information and technology needs, including prevention of occupational and environmental exposures to engineered nanoparticles.
Organized by Southeastern Louisiana University in cooperation with government, industry, academic, and occupational partners, with partial financial support from the Louisiana Board of Regents for Higher Education.
NIH Regional Seminar
Baltimore, MD -June 26-28, 2013
Updates are available on this Regional Seminar home page & ListServ (info below), as well as the NIH Guide for Grants and Contracts.
The NIH Regional Seminars are limited in size. Please secure confirmation of registration before purchasing airline tickets, etc.
For general or program related information on the NIH Regional Seminars, please email NIHRegionalSeminars@mail.nih.gov.
NSF Grants Conference -
Denver, CO - October 21-22, 2013
Key representatives from the National Science Foundation as well as your colleagues - faculty, researchers and grant administrators - representing colleges and universities from around the US will participate.
This two-day conference is a must, especially for new faculty, researchers and administrators who want to gain key insight into a wide range of current issues at NSF including the state of current funding; new and current policies and procedures; and pertinent administrative issues. NSF program officers representing each NSF directorate will be on hand to provide up-to-date information about specific funding opportunities and answer your questions.
Highlights include: New programs and initiatives; Future directions and strategies for national science policy; Proposal preparation;NSF's merit review process; Cross-disciplinary and special interest programs; Conflict of interest policies; and Breakout sessions by discipline.
For additional information regarding program content, contact the Policy Office, Division of Institution and Award Support at (703) 292-8243, or via e-mail at firstname.lastname@example.org.
American Association of Colleges of Nursing
Baccalaureate Education Conference
Hilton New Orleans Riverside, New Orleans, LA - November 21-23, 2013
Join AACN in New Orleans to consider issues of vital importance to baccalaureate and pre-licensure nursing education. Sessions will inform, engage, and challenge participants with timely and relevant information and discussions. Attendees have the opportunity to network with colleagues and share successful strategies. The Executive Development Series is once again offered in conjunction with the Baccalaureate Education Conference.
Do you plan on attending the ILN session at the Baccalaureate Education Conference? If so, visit http://www.aacn.nche.edu/events/2013/11/21/iln.