Following the success of SMBE’s first satellite meeting (Phylomedicine @ Arizona State University,, the Society for Molecular Biology and Evolution is now calling for proposals for small satellite meetings and/or workshops to be held in 2013.  Funds will be awarded on a competitive basis to members of the molecular evolution research community to run a small meeting or workshop on an important, focused and timely topic of their choice.

We are now calling for proposals for satellite meetings/workshops to be held during 2013. For further details and an application form, see the SMBE website The deadline for applications to host a 2013 satellite meeting is August 15, 2012.

Details: SMBE Satellite Call for Proposals (PDF document)

Hope to see you at SMBE’s 2012 annual meeting in Dublin, Ireland on June 23-26, 2012.