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Pre-annual Meeting Genetics Section Newsletter

Genetics Section members, Attached is the latest issue of the section’s newsletter, The Open Reading Frame. Please send along contributions for the next issue at anytime to [email protected] These might include your original lab or fieldwork photography, job postings, award solicitations, journal article summaries, or anything else you’d like to share with section members. All... Read More

Genetics Section Business Meeting Agenda

Section members: Please find attached the agenda for the Section business meeting on Monday, August 20, 2018, at 5:30pm in the Atlantic City Convention Center Room 414. If you have any questions, do not hesitate to ask, and I hope to see you there. Cheers, Wendylee Stott Research Associate Michigan State University CESU 1451 Green... Read More

Genetics Section Social in Atlantic City

Hi Genetics Section Members, […] If you will be attending the conference, you are invited to join the group for dinner after the Genetics Section Business Meeting. The Business Meeting is Monday, Aug 20, at 5:30pm in Convention Center Room 414. After the meeting, we’ll walk as a group to Antonio’s (http://angelosfairmounttavern.com/) for a sit... Read More

James Wright Award Winners

Congratulations to this year’s James Wright award winners, Shannon White and Nathaniel Marshall! The awards will be presented at the Genetic Section’s business meeting during the AFS Annual Meeting in Atlantic City. If you are attending, please come to the business meeting to congratulate the winners in person. Thanks also go to the selection committee... Read More

2018 AFS Genetics Section Officer Elections

Hello Genetics Section members, It’s time to select a president-elect and secretary-treasurer. The president-elect serves for two years, followed by two years as president and two years as past-president. The secretary-treasurer serves for two years. We are fortunate to have highly qualified candidates for both positions. You can read the candidates statements and make your... Read More

Reminder: Coastwide Registration and Abstracts due 10 April

Hello! The registration deadline is approaching. If you haven’t already, please register and send in your abstracts. Registration & Abstracts The deadline is 10 April; you may submit both here. For NOAA employees awaiting group travel approval, please submit your abstract by 10 April; we expect to extend the deadline for NOAA registrants if travel... Read More

AFS Annual Meeting Symposium Announcement

Dear Colleagues, We invite you to participate in a symposium at this year’s annual meeting of the American Fisheries Society titled Integration of Genetic Techniques with Quantitative Stock Assessment and Ecological Models for Resolving Fishery Management Issues. The meeting will be held in Atlantic City, New Jersey, from August 19-23, 2018. A description of the... Read More