[Coral-List] Conservation Genetics Conference - NYC

Craig John Starger cjs52 at columbia.edu
Fri Jun 22 09:59:19 EDT 2007

This conference may be of interest to those of us studying coral
reef conservation genetics. -Craig Starger (cjs52 at columbia.edu)

ConGen3: The 3rd Biannual International Symposium on Conservation 
sponsored by the American Genetic Association


Date: 27-29 September, 2007

Location: American Museum of Natural History, New York, NY, USA

Session topics:

- Genetic research for biodiversity surveys, characterization of
unique microbial communities, and barcoding initiatives.

- Conservation Genetics in Time: conservation phylogenetics and tree
reconstruction for identification of hidden biodiversity and 
examination of hybrid zones.

- Ex Situ Conservation Genetics: intensive metapopulation management
in theory and practice.

- Genetics of Invasive Species: patterns and control.

The deadline for abstract submission is coming up (July 1st), don't
miss it!

On behalf of the organizers:
George Amato (American Museum of Natural History)
Gisella Caccone (Yale  University)
Rob DeSalle (American Museum of Natural History)


congen3 at gmail.com

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