Program

New Horizons in Biochemistry and Molecular Biology Education
Weizmann Institute of Science, Rehovot, Israel

Wednesday September 6, 2017

  • 8:00-9:00 Registration
  • 9:00-9:30 Opening and greetings
  • 9:30-10:30 Plenary – Bruce Alberts
  • 10:30-11:00 Coffee break
  • 11:00-13:00 Session 1 – Mini-symposium: Key Knowledge and Skills for Molecular Life Scientists
  • 13:00-14:30 Lunch break and poster session
  • 14:30-16:00 Parallel workshops
  • 16:00-16:30 Coffee break
  • 16:30-18:30 Session 2 – Mini-symposium: Pre-University Biology Education
  • Free evening in Tel Aviv (transportation and recommendations will be provided)

Thursday September 7, 2017

  • 9:00-10:00 Plenary 
  • 10:00-10:30 Coffee break
  • 10:30-12:30 Session 3 – Mini-symposium: Research in Undergrad Education
  • 12:30-14:00 Lunch break
  • 14:00-16:00 Parallel workshops
  • 16:00-16:30 Coffee break
  • 16:30-18:30 Session 4 – Mini-symposium: PhD training – New Prospects
  • 19:00-21:00 Gala Dinner

Friday September 8, 2017

  • 9:00-10:30 Session 5 – Mini-symposium: Rethinking Postdoctoral Training
  • 10:30-11:00 Coffee break
  • 11:00-12:00 Closing Plenary
  • 12:00-13:00 Lunch
  • 13:00 Transportation to Jerusalem