AIRIG 2019

Westin Copley Place Boston

Alcohol and Immunology Research Interest Group (AIRIG) Meeting:

Alcohol & Tissue-Specific Immunity

Friday November 15, 2019, 9 am – 5 pm

Westin Copley Place, Boston, MA

Satellite SIG at the annual meeting of the Society for Leukocyte Biology (SLB)


  • The AIRIG 2019 satellite SIG meeting will have invited speakers and short-talk speakers. Short talks will be chosen from submitted abstracts. Posters will be presented during the Society for Leukocyte Biology (SLB) annual meeting.
  • To attend AIRIG 2019: Go to the SLB website, register for the SLB 2019 meeting, and register for the AIRIG satellite.
  • To present a short talk at AIRIG 2019: Submit alcohol-related abstracts to any of the SLB abstract categories and send an e-mail to the AIRIG organizing committee ( stating that you would like to present a short talk. Please attach the abstract to your e-mail to the AIRIG committee.
    SLB offers multiple travel and other awards for trainees through mid-level scientist who are SLB members. See the SLB website and apply!
  • Additional travel awards from AIRIG will be available to trainees and minority scientists to attend the AIRIG satellite. More information here: Submission of Abstracts and Travel Award Applications for 2019 AIRIG meeting (PDF)
  • Abstract and travel award submission deadline will be in “early spring” 2019 (see SLB website).

For more information, contact:

Alcohol Research Program (

Elizabeth J. Kovacs, PhD (

Mashkoor A. Choudhry, PhD (


University of Colorado Anschutz Medical Campus (logo)