Thank you to our Confirmed Sponsors 
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You are invited to become a supporting partner in hosting the symposium. Aligning with TEMA 15 benefits you in many ways:


  • Acknowledgement through the TEMA 15 website with a logo link to sponsoring organization's homepage
  • Complimentary electronic list of meeting attendees
  • Acknowledgement through symposium onsite signage
  • Acknowledgement in the Symposium Abstract & Program Book
  • Acknowledgement through pre TEMA 15 publicity      
The sooner you confirm your sponsorship, the sooner you start generating visibility for your organization.  Click Here to view detailed Sponsor Opportunities. 

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(Photocopy of Student ID will be required)




One-Day Fee




Guest Fee    (Guest fees are not for use by co-workers)





Online Registration is now open.  CLICK HERE to register.

                        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:

Call for Abstracts

Abstract Submission Deadline:  Midnight on Friday, January 24, 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 24, 2014.  Notification of acceptance will be transmitted by February 21, 2014. 


Abstracts must be submitted electronically via the online submission form by midnight on Friday, January 24, 2014, following our detailed submission instructions. 

CLICK HERE for a complete list of Symposium Topics.   For detailed Submission Instructions and to Submit Your Abstract CLICK HERE 


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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



Symposium Coordinator

Sharon P. Borneman, CGMP 

University of Florida

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