SOBP 73rd Meeting
SOBP 73rd Meeting
Welcome to the
SOBP 73rd Annual Meeting

The 73rd SOBP Annual Meeting will take place in New York City at the Hilton Midtown from May 10th to 12th, immediately AFTER the APA meeting. The theme of the 2018 Annual Meeting is, “Biomarkers, Biomodels, and Psychiatric Disorders.”  Please see below for important meeting deadlines. Plenary Speakers will be posted here and on http://www.sobp.org

2018 Call for Proposals

Early AugustAwards Open
Early SeptemberSymposia Submissions Open
Sep. 29, 2017Travel Awards Close
Oct.13, 2017Symposia Proposals Due from Chair
Oct.19 2017Symposia Individual Abstracts Due from Presenter
Oct. 20, 2017Chair Finalizes and Submits Symposia Submission
Dec. 14, 2017Oral and Poster Abstracts Due
Feb. 12, 2018Late Breaking Oral and Poster Abstracts Open
Mar. 5, 2018Late Breaking Oral and Poster Abstracts Due
May 10 – 12, 20182018 Annual Meeting

Current SOBP Members/Account Holders: Click the Log In button. Please note, you will be asked to update your profile upon logging in. This will only occur the first time you log in.  Once your profile is updated, please click “Access my Dashboard” to proceed with a submission. 

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2018 Travel Fellowship Award Submissions

EARLY CAREER INVESTIGATOR – DOMESTIC - To provide travel fellowships to developing clinicians-scientists from North America an opportunity to participate in professional meetings.
EARLY CAREER INVESTIGATOR – INTERNATIONAL - To provide travel fellowships to postdoctoral scientists from outside North America an opportunity to participate in professional meetings.
PREDOCTORAL SCHOLARS AWARDS - To provide travel fellowships to predoctoral students worldwide who aspire to develop a career in basic or clinical neurosciences related to biological psychiatry an opportunity to participate in professional meetings.

2018 SOBP Award Submissions Are Now Open!

HUMANITARIAN AWARD - To recognize service and advocacy for mental illness
GOLD MEDAL AWARD - To honor significant and sustained work that advances and extends knowledge in biological psychiatry
 - To honor members of the Society who have given outstanding service to promote the welfare of the organization
 - To recognize international research in biological psychiatry by young investigators
Submission TypeDeadlineStatusSubmission Instructions
Travel Fellowship Awards (Early Career Investigator)September 29, 2017Closed   Submission Instructions
Symposium Proposal
  • Chair Submit Proposal
  • Speaker Submit Abstract
  • Chair Finalize Proposal
  • October 13, 2017
  • October 19, 2017
  • October 20, 2017
OpenSymposia Criteria & Guidelines
Symposia Instructions
2018 Call for Proposals
SOBP Awards October 30, 2017Open
Oral and Poster Abstracts 
  • Deadline

December 14, 2017

Registration OpensEarly JanuaryClosed
Late Breaking Poster Abstracts
  • Open
  • Deadline

February 12, 2018
March 5, 2018
Meeting DatesMay 10 - 12, 2018
Questions - email sobp@sobp.org for assistance
The Annual SOBP Scientific Meeting will be held May 10-12, 2018
at the Hilton Midtown in New York, NY.

 Conference registration will open in January 2018!
SOBP members will receive a reduced registration rate for the conference. To join SOBP, please click here, login, and click Join Now.
Registration TypeUntil April 10, 2018On or after April 11, 2018
Student Member$250$250
Emeritus Member$250$250
Student Non-Member$295$345