The Founding Council (FC) of the Palestinian Biological Society at the Academy organized several meetings Via Zoom, in preparation for the launch of the “Integrative Biology: diversity for sustainable life and bio-economy” Conference.
The meetings focused on discussing the potential Society activities, and approving the 1st International Conference proposal by FC, which will feature local, international as well as Palestinian diaspora and International keynote speakers and scientists.
The Council approved the hosting of the International Conference at An Najah National University Via Zoom platform on September 4-5, 2021, which will feature participation from international, diaspora and Palestinian scholars, and open invitations will sent to all educational institutions and companies around Palestine for participation.
This conference will provide a platform for academics and researchers from various Palestinian universities and abroad to present their research in the various fields of Biology and discuss joint issues. Research topics will cover various Biology disciplines, including: biochemistry of communicable and non-communicable diseases, neurosciences, molecular analysis of genetic diseases, industrial applications in the biological sciences, hematology and physiology, nutrition, Palestinian medicinal plants research, environmental sciences, biotechnology and computational biology including bioinformatics, and other fields, while allowing them to discuss collaborative projects and challenges
Additionally, conference topics may also include:
- Biology of communicable and non-communicable diseases
- Molecular and genetic applications
- Plant biology
- Medicinal plants and Nutrition
- Ecology and environmental sciences
Field experts, researchers and students are invited to participate. Those who are interested in participating in either in the oral panel or the poster session are encouraged to apply by the following deadlines:
Call for registration and abstract submission: April 13th , 2021
Deadline for abstract submission: June 20th , 2021
Author Notification: July 20th , 2021
Registration and application: by google form: Click here to apply
For more information, visit the conference webpage