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TMC 2024: Microbiome Research Symposium

Friday April 5th 9AM-5PM in GCIS W301/303

We are excited for you to join us at our 2nd annual Microbiome Research Symposium, hosted by The Microbiome Center! This year's symposium will be held on Friday, April 5th from 9am - 5pm, followed by a reception with dinner. The symposium will be on the UChicago campus in GCIS W301/W303. Lunch & coffee will also be provided. The purpose of this symposium is to build a strong local community of microbiome researchers by sharing research with each other to trigger inspiration and more collaboration across different microbial systems and research labs. This is a totally free event, and we welcome everyone to apply to present either a short talk or a poster at our symposium! Talks will be chosen based on abstracts submitted here, and everyone not chosen for a talk has the opportunity to present a poster. If you would like your poster costs covered by The Microbiome Center, please contact Sofia Weinstein ( by March 15th.

Abstracts due by March 1st 11:59PM.

Participant registration due by March 29th 11:59PM.


Add to your outlook calendar HERE

For questions, contact:

Sofia Weinstein (

Kiseok Lee (

Cody Cole (

Rosemary Pope (

Helen Beilinson (