Important Deadline Extended: 
**Abstracts are now due January 31, 2014**

Abstract Submission Deadline Extended!

Abstract Submission Deadline Has Been Extended to Midnight on Friday, January 31, 2014. 


All individuals interested in participating at the 15th International Symposium on Trace Elements in Man & Animals (TEMA 15) are strongly encouraged to submit a one-page abstract from the list of symposium topics and indicate their preference for an oral or poster presentation by January 31, 2014.    Abstracts must be submitted electronically via the online submission form and detailed submission instructions.

For detailed Submission Instructions and to Submit Your Abstract CLICK HERE 

Notification of acceptance will be transmitted by February 21, 2014.  
Contact the symposium coordinator, Sharon Borneman, by email: spb@ufl.edu if you have any questions.
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Meeting Site & Hotel Accommodations  

 The B Resort

The B Resort 
1905 Hotel Plaza Boulevard              
Lake Buena Vista, FL 32830
Phone: (407) 828-2828
Fax: (407) 827-6338
Toll-Free Reservation Line: 1-800-248-7890
New Hotel Website

The B Resort located in the Walt Disney World Resort, is offering participants of the TEMA 15 Symposium, a very special rate of $119.00 per night, (plus 12.5% state and local taxes), single or double occupancy. The group rate will be honored three days prior and three days following the conference dates, based on availability.   Please make sure to state that you are with the TEMA 15 Symposium when making your hotel reservation so that you can receive the special discounted group rate. Reservations must be made by Sunday, June 1, 2014 in order to receive this group rate.

Be sure to check the symposium web site for detailed hotel information and to make your reservation: www.conference.ifas.ufl.edu/tema15/site


Program and Content Questions

Robert J. Cousins, Ph.D., Local Organizing Committee Chair 
Boston Family Professor of Nutrition 
& Director, Center for Nutritional Sciences 
Food Science and Human Nutrition Department University of Florida
Email: cousins@ufl.edu



Symposium Coordinator

Sharon P. Borneman, CGMP 

University of Florida

IFAS Office of Conferences & Institutes
Gainesville, FL 32611-0750 | USA
Phone: 352-392-5930    

Email spb@ufl.edu