Welcome to the Richard E. Peter Biology Conference website!


The 2017 organizing committee is excited to get back to school and start work on this year’s conference. We are now accepting nominations for keynote speakers from BioSci Grads! If you have a nomination for the 2017 program, please get in touch with the R.E. Peter team!

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About us

The Dr. Richard E. Peter Biology Conference is organized by the Biological Sciences Graduate Student Association (BGSA) in order to showcase the diverse research conducted by Biological Sciences and life sciences students at the University of Alberta and institutions across the province. The event consists of poster and oral presentations by senior undergraduate, M.Sc. and Ph.D. students as well as two keynote lectures from distinguished professors from within the U of A community and from abroad.

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