St Jude/PIDS Conference

2016 St. Jude/PIDS Pediatric Infectious Diseases Research Conference

The Fifteenth Annual St. Jude/PIDS Pediatric Infectious Diseases Research Conference is scheduled for March 4-5, 2016 at St. Jude Children's Research Hospital in Memphis, Tennessee. The program will feature a "Frontiers in Infectious Diseases" symposium, with presentations from leading investigators in infectious diseases and microbiology.  In addition, a series of career development workshops will be available, including sessions on career paths in industry, government and academia.  Perhaps most important, attendees will have an opportunity to present their original research to colleagues in pediatric infectious diseases.  There will also be time to enjoy the sights and sounds of Memphis.  All members of PIDS are encouraged to attend this important venue.  For more information please contact the PIDS office at (703) 299-6764.

Audience:

Faculty and fellows in pediatric infectious diseases performing research related to childhood infections.

Objective:

  1. To share original research related to childhood infections
     
  2. To facilitate career development among fellows and junior faculty in pediatric infectious diseases

Program

Click here to view the preliminary program.

Registration

Registration for the St. Jude/PIDS Pediatric Infectious Diseases Research Conference is free.  The deadline to register is December 18, 2015.  Please contact PIDS Headquarters with any questions or changes to your registration at 703-299-6764 or This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..

Abstract Submission

The Pediatric Infectious Diseases Society (PIDS) and St. Jude Children's Research Hospital are pleased to open the abstract submission period.  Please submit electronic abstracts by December 18, 2015 to be considered for presentation at the Fourteenth Annual St. Jude/PIDS Pediatric Infectious Diseases Research Conference.

Click here to submit your abstract online.

Travel Stipend

St. Jude will provide a limited number of $1000 travel stipends to accredited pediatric infectious diseases training programs.

Requirements:

  • Complete the travel stipend request form online (one entry per institution)
  • Submit a signed W-9 or W-8BEN form for your institution via email to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. (make sure the information on the tax form matches the "Pay To" information on your travel stipend form.)
  • Attendees listed on the travel stipend request form must sign in on both days of the conference in order for the stipend to be awarded to their institution.

Due to the limited number of travel stipends available, Travel Stipend Request Forms will be accepted on a first-come, first-served basis.

Submit your travel stipend request online today! 

Accreditation Information:

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Conference Administrator

1300 Wilson Boulevard
Suite 300
Arlington, VA 22209
phone:  (703) 299-6764
fax:(703) 299-0473
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