BEMS Call for Papers

Call for Papers: BEMS 30th Annual Meeting in California

The Bioelectromagnetics Society will hold its 30th Annual Meeting June 8-12, 2008 at the Town and Country Resort and Convention Center in San Diego, California, USA. Dr. Michael McLean is the Technical Program Chair and Dr. Robert Cleveland is serving as Vice-Chair of the Technical Program Committee.

Town and Country Resort and Convention Center
500 Hotel Circle No., San Diego, CA 92108
Housing/Reservations Contact:
Phone: 619-291-7131
Fax: 619-294-4681
Email: res@towncountry.com

Original papers are solicited for presentation (in English) on the interaction of biological systems with electromagnetic energy from static fields through the visible light frequencies. Areas of interest include, but are not limited to, the following categories: Effects on cells and animal models and cell-free systems; clinical devices; medical applications; high-throughput screening; in vitro studies; in vivo studies; mechanisms of interaction; theoretical and practical modeling; instrumentation and methodology; dosimetry; occupational exposure; epidemiology; and public policy.

The Technical Program will include plenary sessions, platform and poster presentations, workshops, mini-symposia, a student paper competition, and exhibits. Deadline for submitting an abstract for the BEMS Annual Meeting in San Diego is January 13, 2008. Go to http://bems2008.abstractcentral.com/ for further details.

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