SOBP 74th Meeting
SOBP 74th Meeting
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SOBP 74th Annual Meeting

The 74th SOBP Annual Meeting will take place in Chicago at the Hilton Chicago from May 16th to 18th, 2019. The theme of the 2019 Annual Meeting is, “Innovations in Clinical Neuroscience: Tools, Techniques and Transformative Frameworks.”  Please see below for important meeting deadlines.  Please click here to view the 2019 SOBP Annual Meeting Plenary speakers.


Early AugustHonorific and Travel Awards Open
Early SeptemberSymposia Submissions Open
Sep. 28, 2018Travel Awards Close
Oct.8, 2018Honorific Awards Close
Oct. 12, 2018Symposia Initial Proposals Due from Chair
Oct. 18, 2018Symposia Individual Abstracts Due from Presenter
Oct. 19, 2018Chair Finalizes and Submits Symposia Submission
Dec. 17, 2018Oral and Poster Abstracts Due
Feb. 11, 2019Late Breaking Poster Abstracts Open
Feb. 26, 2019Late Breaking Poster Abstracts Due
May 16 – 18, 20192019 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” below to proceed with a submission. 

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2019 Annual Meeting Theme: Innovations in Clinical Neuroscience: Tools, Techniques and Transformative Frameworks


2019 Call for Proposals
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For assistance with your abstract submission, please consult the following list of SOBP members and their institutions for an SOBP member at your institution.

Submission TypeDeadlineStatusSubmission Instructions
Travel Fellowship Awards (Early Career Investigator)September 28, 2018Closed   Submission Instructions
Symposium Proposal
  • Chair Submit Proposal
  • Speaker Submit Abstract
  • Chair Finalize Proposal
  • October 12, 2018
  • October 18, 2018
  • October 19, 2018
ClosedSymposia Criteria & Guidelines
Symposia Instructions
2019 Call for Proposals
SOBP Awards November 23, 2018Closed
Oral and Poster Abstracts 
  • Deadline

December 17, 2018
Registration OpensNovember 2018Closed
Late Breaking Poster Abstracts
  • Open
  • Deadline

February 11, 2019
February 26, 2019
ClosedLate Breaking Submission Guidelines
Meeting DatesMay 16 - 18, 2019
Questions - email sobp@sobp.org for assistance
SOBP 74th Annual Meeting
May 16-18, 2019 | Hilton Chicago | Chicago, IL
Join us for the 74th Annual SOBP Meeting in Chicago, IL on May 16-18, 2019. This theme of the 2019 Annual Meeting is, "Innovations in Clinical Neuroscience: Tools, Techniques and Transformative Frameworks" The field of biological psychiatry is approaching a catalytic period for discovery. The purpose of the 2019 SOBP Annual meeting is to provide an interactive platform for learning and discovery. The meeting program will focus on alternative and transformative frameworks for understanding psychiatric illnesses, and present enhanced and newly emerging tools for measurement and manipulation. Within these frameworks and with these tools, techniques and experimental designs are illustrated that can enhance understanding of psychiatric illness and elucidate the biological pathways and markers of illness processes.

If you are not a member and have questions regarding the non-member registration categories, please click here.

Prior to April 10April 11 - May 10Onsite
Member $495.00  $495.00  $495.00
Student Member $250.00  $250.00  $250.00
Emeritus Member $250.00  $250.00  $250.00
Non-Member $748.00  $795.00  $895.00
Student Non-member $ 295.00  $345.00  $445.00
Associate Non-member $495.00  $545.00  $645.00
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