AFD-shadowed-newThe Physiology Section promotes excellence in the science of fish physiology through improved communication between researchers and other professionals who need the most up-to-date information on physiological processes, tools, and techniques. The Section publishes a newsletter, and conducts symposia and workshops to disseminate the results of basic and applied research on fish physiology to the scientific and professional community, resource users, and the general public.

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12th International Congress on the Biology of Fish

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CALL FOR SYMPOSIA TOPICS AND ORGANIZERS

Topics for symposia from individuals or groups willing to be organizers are now being accepted. Please contact Mark Shrimpton (Mark.Shrimpton@UNBC.ca) to discuss ideas.

TENTATIVE SCHEDULE OUTLINE

Sunday, June 12 Welcome reception
Monday, June 13 Plenary session, Symposia
Tuesday, June 14 Symposia
Wednesday, June 15 Symposia
Thursday, June 16 Symposia

LODGING AND FOOD

Both dorm rooms and hotel rooms will be available. Dorm rooms are a short walk to the conference activities. A van service will shuttle to and from selected hotels. Many restaurants and bars are a short walk from the dorms and conference site.

AIR TRAVEL AND GETTING AROUND

San Marcos is located 50 kilometers southwest of Austin and 80 kilometers northeast of San Antonio. The conference will operate a van service to and from the Austin airport (AUS).

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