SOCIETY FOR INTEGRATIVE AND COMPARATIVE BIOLOGY
2020 Annual Meeting
January 3-7, 2020 - Austin TX



Meeting Highlights



Code of Conduct Transparency Report (PDF)

Special Lectures

  • Sheila Patek delivered the Plenary Lecture “Impact and discovery: extreme movement in an interdisciplinary and political world”
  • Mary Caswell Stoddard presented the Bartholomew Lecture “Diversity of form and function in the colorful world of birds”
  • George Bentley spoke on “A bird’s eye view of reproductive endocrinology” for the Bern Lecture
  • Emilie Graslie, the Moore Lecturer, spoke on “Prehistoric road trip: Crafting a story 2 billion years in the making”

SICB-Wide Symposia

Society-Wide Awards

  • Morse Award: David Epel, Hopkins Marine Station
  • Gans Award: Alyssa Stark, Villanova University
  • Skinner Award: Kate Feller, University of Minnesota

Selected Workshops and other Events

  • Workshop: 3D visualization and morphometrics with SlicerMorph
  • Workshop: Parenting through academia
  • Public Affairs Committee workshop: Embracing variation among humans: Perspectives on LGBTQ+ experiences in biology and academia
  • Movie and workshop: Can we talk? Difficult conversations with underrepresented people of color: Sense of belonging and obstacles to STEM fields
  • American Microscopy Society Lecture: “The Art of seeing: Using microscopy to power STEM learning in biology,” by Sara Lindsay