2012 SACNAS National Conference

From October 11-14, 2012 in Seattle, Washington, over 3,700 attendees participated in four days of scientific research presentations, professional development, networking, exhibits, culture, and community.  

Theme: Science, Technology, and Diversity for a Healthy World

Conference Total Attendance: 3,746

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Student & Postdoc Research Presentations

Poster Presentations - 1224
Oral Presentations - 68
Undergrad: 963 Grad: 68
Grad: 204
 
Postdoc: 57
 

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Travel Scholarships (Assistance Provided to Attend Conference)

Undergrad 695
Postbac 37
Grad 225
Postdoc 55

 

 

 

 

 

Attendees By Level

Students - 2,148 Professionals - 1,447
Precollege: 7

Professionals: 1192

Undergrad: 1,497 Postdoc: 104
Postbac: 88
Not specified: 151
Grad: 556
 

 

Attendees by Gender

Female
1874
Male
1427
Transgender
1
Not Specified
444

 

 

 

 

 

Attendees by Ethnicity

Chicano/Hispanic/Latino 962
Native American/Indigenous 303
African American/Black 283
Asian/Asian American 185
White/Caucasian 634
Other/Multiracial/Unknown 178
Alaska Native

14

Native Hawaiian/Indigenous Pacific Islander

48

Other Latino/a (Caribbean, Central, or South American) 392
Puerto Rican 202
Not Specified 545

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 










Attendees by Discipline

Astronomy 16
Biology
1351
Chemistry 175
Computer & Information Sciences 117
Ecology 77
Environmental Science
114
Education 145
Engineering 327
Health 211
Humanities 9
Mathematics & Statistics 312
Psychology & Social Sciences 144
Physical Sciences 202
Traditional Knowledge 17
Professional & Not Specified 529

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 





View SACNAS' discipline categories (based on the National Science Foundation)

 

Conference Platinum Sponsors

  • University of Washington
  • Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center

Conference Gold Sponsors