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Midwest Motoneuron Research Conference

October 27th–28th, 2023

Goodman Hall Auditorium
Indiana University School of Medicine
355 W. 16th Street
Indianapolis, IN 46202

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Registration closes on Friday, October 20th.

The 5th Biennial Midwest Motoneuron Research Conference is designed to provide researchers in the area of motoneuron development, biology, injury, disease, and therapeutic approaches with the opportunity to exchange ideas, share current research updates, converse with regional colleagues, and discover new collaborative relationships.

The conference will kick off on Friday, October 27th with talks presented by our keynote speakers followed by an evening reception and poster session. The conference will continue Saturday morning with symposia presentations and a second poster session during the lunch break. The conference will conclude early Saturday afternoon.

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Submit a poster abstract

Most oral presentations will be chosen from the submitted abstracts. Abstracts will be selected for talks on a rolling basis.

Abstract submission deadline: October 13th

Registration and abstract submission form


Out of town guests attending the conference may take advantage of a special group rate at the Courtyard Indianapolis at the Capitol, 320 North Senate Ave, Indianapolis IN 46204.

Hotel: Courtyard at the Capitol, Indianapolis
Rate: $189 per night (before taxes & fees), plus complimentary parking
Start Date: Friday, October 27, 2023
End Date: Sunday, October 29, 2023
Last Day to Book: Wednesday, September 27, 2023

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For questions concerning this event, please contact Brian Pierchala, PhD or Kate McMillan.


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