2016 AACBNC ANNUAL CONFERENCE will be held at the St. Regis Princeville Resort in Kauai,
(Click here to view the destination guide)

Sessions will include:

The 2016 annual meeting registration forms have been attached for your convenience:
2016 Meeting Registration Form
  • Meeting registration for regular members and sponsors: $425
  • Meeting registration for emeritus members: $250
  • Registration for guests: $200

Hotel Reservations
To make your hotel reservation go to www.starwoodmeeting.com/Book/AACBNC2016. If you have any
trouble with the website please call (808)826-9644.

Note: rates listed above are available for the 3 nights preceding and the 3 nights following the meeting.

Your room rate includes the following:
  • Complimentary Wi-Fi internet access
  • Complimentary Fitness Center

*** There will be an $11.00 porterage fee for luggage delivery added to your bill ($5.50 during check-
in and $5.50 during check-out). No additional tip is expected for luggage delivery. ***

There are 2 options available for transportation services to and from the airport/hotel:

1)  Taxi service- to/from the airport to the St. Regis Princeville Resort is approximately $105 (one way).
  • Hotel preferred vendors are...
      * Sue’s Taxi Northside & Tours www.suestaxi.com phone# (808) 826-635-0882
      * Kauai North Shore Limo
http://kauainorthshorelimo.com phone# (808) 634-7260

2)  Car rental  from the  airport.  Please note the hotel will charge our group $15 per night for valet
service and there is no self-parking.
2016 Annual Winter Conference
St. Regis Princeville Resort
Kauai, Hawaii
January 27-31, 2016
Single rate
Double rate
Conference Schedule
Wednesday, January 27
Lobby &
Ballroom Foyer
12:00pm- 8:00pm
AACBNC Concierge Assistant
Bay Terrace/
Ballroom Foyer
Registration and Packet Pickup
Liholiho Boardroom
Executive Committee Meeting
Welcome Reception - All members and guests
Thursday, January 28
Bay Terrace/
Ballroom Foyer
Breakfast (attendees)
Bay Terrace/
Ballroom Foyer
Spouse and Guest breakfast
(sponsored by AAA)
Astor Room
Welcome and Introduction
“Prospects for Funding in the Next Administration”
Scott Brady, PhD, AACBNC President
Professor and former Head, Department of Anatomy and Cell
Biology, University of Illinois at Chicago
Astor Room
8:45am – 10:00am
“Congress, the White House, and the 2016 Elections:  What
Does It All Mean for Science?”
Lyle B. Dennis, MS
Cavarocchi-Ruscio-Dennis Associates, LLC
Bay Terrace/
Ballroom Foyer
10:00am- 10:30am
Coffee Break
Astor Room
10:30am- 11:45am
“Sustaining Discovery in Biological and Medical Sciences”
Parker Antin, PhD
Professor of Cellular and Molecular Medicine,
Associate Dean for Research, College of Agriculture and
Life Sciences, University of Arizona
President FASEB
Afternoon and evening on your own
Friday, January 29
Bay Terrace/
Ballroom Foyer
Breakfast (attendees and guests)
Astor Room
8:30am – 9:00am
“Advanced Imaging in Anatomy, Cell Biology and
Scott Brady, PhD
Astor Room
9:00am– 10:00am
“Imaging the Synaptic Networks of Mouse and Human
Stephen J. Smith, PhD
Senior Investigator, Allen Institute for Brain Science
Bay Terrace/
Ballroom Foyer
10:00am –10:30am
Coffee Break
Astor Room
10:30am – 11:15am
“New Approaches to Microscopy and the Advanced Imaging
Center at Janelia Research Campus”
Teng-Leong Chew, PhD
Director for the Advanced Imaging Center HHMI Janelia
Research Campus
Astor Room
11:15am - 12:00pm
“Watching Gene Expression at the Single Molecule Level in
Living Neurons”
Robert H Singer, PhD
Professor and Co-Chair, Anatomy and Structural Biology
Co-Director, Gruss Lipper Biophotonics Center
Professor of Cell Biology
Professor of Neuroscience
Albert Einstein College of Medicine
Afternoon on your own
Kamani Cove
6:00pm – 7:00pm
Bay Terrace
7:00pm – 9:00pm
Saturday, January 30
Bay Terrace/
Ballroom Foyer
7:00am –9:00am
Breakfast (attendees and guests)
Astor Room
8:30am –10:00am
“Moving From How We Teach to What We Teach:  A
Richard L. Drake, PhD, AACBNC Past President,
Director of Anatomy and Professor of Surgery at the
Cleveland Clinic Lerner College of Medicine of Case
Western Reserve University, Author of “Gray’s Anatomy for
Wojciech Pawlina, MD
Professor and Chair of the Department of Anatomy,
Assistant Dean for Curriculum Development and Innovation,
Medical Director of Procedural Skills Laboratory at the Mayo
Clinic College of Medicine, Author of “Histology: A Text and
Scott Brady, PhD
Professor, Department of Anatomy and Cell Biology,
University of Illinois at Chicago, Editor in Chief of “Basic
Neurochemistry: Principles of Molecular, Cellular and
Medical Neurobiology”
Bay Terrace/
Ballroom Foyer
Coffee Break
Astor Room
"What Constitutes Full-Time Effort?”
Rick Sumner, PhD
The Mary Lou Bell McGrew Presidential Professor for
Medical Research and Chair, Department of Anatomy and
Cell Biology, Rush University Medical Center, AACBNC
Astor Room
“Business Meeting”
Astor Room
Introduction of the New President,
Paul Fitzgerald, PhD, Dean's Endowed Chair in Medical
Research, Professor and Chair, Department of Cell Biology
and Human Anatomy, University of California at Davis
By Scott Brady, PhD, President AACBNC
Sunday, January 31
End of Conference
2016 AACBNC Annual Winter Conference
Please return your 2016 AACBNC meeting registration form via fax (312) 942-5744 or you may
email them to

If you have any questions or concerns please feel free to contact:
Rita Eaddy (312) 942-5501 or
Activities and Tours
Suggested activities are included in the attached destination guide.  As a reminder, we do not have a
group activity planned, but encourage you to make your own small group plans.  We have two ways to
provide assistance:

  1. If you would like to schedule your activities prior to Wednesday (Jan 27), please contact Laureen
    Naumu-Balocan lnbalocan@tmghawaiiltd.com
  2. For your convenience, Laureen Naumu-Balocan will onsite Wednesday, January 27. From 12 pm
    to 7 pm she will be in the hotel lobby. From 7 pm to 8 pm she will be available poolside at our
    reception. Laureen can coordinate all the logistics for your activities and tours.