The program offers an exciting variety of scientific sessions on topics related to birth defects including state of the art approaches to developmental toxicity testing, postmarketing assessment of drugs, current concepts in pregnancy registries, neurodevelopmental defects from fetal exposure to recreational drugs, new approaches for the treatment of birth defects, in vitro models of neurovascular development, depression and its treatment during pregnancy, advances in placental research, concerns around genetically modified organisms (GMOs), science and public policy, monoclonal antibody drug testing across species, toxicity of nanoparticles, as well as original platform and poster presentations, and a student and postdoctoral career workshop.
The details of the program are available via the Annual Meeting website.
The meeting will be held at the Grand Hyatt San Antonio hotel. The standard room rate for this meeting is $179, plus tax. Make sure to mention the Teratology Society Annual Meeting to receive this rate.
Students, act fast to take advantage of the limited special student room rate.
Abstract Submission Deadline: February 15, 2016
Submit your abstract online!
(Please note the deadline of February 15 CANNOT be extended.)
Please visit the Annual Meeting website for complete abstract submission instructions and to submit an abstract.
Student and Postdoctoral Fellow Travel Awards Deadline: February 15, 2016
All students and postdoctoral fellows who have an abstract accepted for presentation during the meeting will be eligible to receive a $500 travel award, if travel reimbursement is required.
Application for Travel Awards must be made at the time of abstract submission.
Early Bird Registration Deadline: February 22, 2016
Plan to take advantage of the Early Bird Registration rates and register before the February 22, 2016 deadline for the greatest savings.