The deadline for registration for the West Virginia Clinical and Translational Science Institute (WVCTSI) Annual Meeting and Appalachian Translational Research Network (ATRN) Health Summit has been extended. Participants now have until Tuesday, Sept. 8, to register for the event, which is set for Oct. 14-16 in Charleston.

The submission date for the call for abstracts has also been extended for those wishing to present poster or oral presentations. The new deadline is Tuesday, Sept. 1. WVCTSI supported scientists, scholars and pilot grant awardees are encouraged to submit an abstract for consideration. Oral presentations are scheduled for the morning of Thursday, Oct. 15, and the poster session will be held the evening of Oct. 15 in conjunction with a reception for all participants.

For abstract submission instructions, event details and registration, visit