STARSRegistration deadlines:

  • Early registration: Abstracts and online registration will be accepted beginning December 2nd, 2016.
  • General registration deadline: General registration will continue until February 17th, 2017, at 5:00 p.m. Abstracts will be accepted as space allows. The first 30 poster submissions will be paid for by STARS.

Registration procedures:

  • Complete the online registration form and upload a photo of yourself to the form. This photo will appear in the symposium program next to your abstract. Photos should be in jpg format.
  • Your faculty mentor must send your approved abstract electronically to
  • T-shirts will be available for pick-up on the day of the symposium.