Important Dates

2018
October 4
Abstract Submission and Registration Open
November 7
Workshop Application Deadline
November 15
Abstract Submission Deadline
December 21
Larry Sandler Award Application Deadline
December 31
Poster Abstract Deadline
2019
January 10
Early Registration Deadline
February 1
Late Abstract Submission Deadline
March 5
Hotel Reservation Deadline
March 12
Poster Invite Deadline
March 20
Advance Registration Deadline
March 25
GENETICS Peer Review Workshop signup

Meeting Organizers

Michael Buszczak, Chair
Rachel Cox
Helmut Kramer
Harmit Malik

60th Annual Drosophila Research Conference

March 27–31, 2019 | Dallas, TX

Join us in celebrating 60 years of buzz! The 60th Annual Drosophila Research Conference is the premier meeting for Drosophila researchers. As many as 1,000 presentations cover the full diversity of Drosophila investigations, from genetics to molecular biology, cell biology, development, immunology, physiology, neuroscience, evolution, and more.

Join the conversation on social media using #DROS19!

Know Before You Go

Keynote Speaker

Mariana Wolfner

Plenary Speakers

John Abrams
Gwyneth Card
Bernardo Carvalho
Angela DePace
Angela Douglas
Rick Fehon

Liz Gavis
Bassem Hassan
Barbara Mellone
Mala Murthy
Aurelio Teleman
Hongyan Wang

To learn more, vist the Invited Speakers page.

Session Chairs

John Abrams
Hilary Ashe
Erika Bach
Scott Barolo
Hugo Bellen
Rolf Bodmer
Juan Botas
Nichole Broderick
Karen Chang
Elizabeth Chen
Xin Chen
Michael Eisen
Savraj Grewal
Ellie Heckscher
Salvador Herrera
Robin Hiesinger
William Joiner
Gabor Juhasz

Erin Kelleher
Amanda Larracuente
Erica Larschan
Mary Lilly
Ken Moberg
Mitsutoshi Nakamura
Lucy O'Brien
Susan Parkhurst
Akhila Rajan
Tania Reis
Lena Riabinina
Leila Rieder
Juan Riesgo-Escovar
Blake Riggs
Don Ryoo
Neal Silverman
Julie Simpson
Jessica Treisman
Jennifer Zallen

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