Tennessee Academy of Science

General Information

The 133rd Meeting of the Tennessee Academy of Science


The 2023 TAS meeting will be held on Saturday, November 18 at Rhodes College. We look forward to seeing everyone at the 2023 meeting! Additional information will be posted when available.

On-line registrion is now available! Click here to register!

On-site registration will also be available.

Call for Papers

The meeting is located at 2000 North Parkway, Memphis, TN 38112. The main entrance to campus is the Bailey Lane Entrance on University Street.

Conference Map (Including Parking)

Plenary Presentation


The plenary session for this year’s meeting will feature Dr. Richard Kriwacki, co-chair of the Cancer Research Program at St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital in the Structural Biology Department and adjunct Associate Professor in the Department of Molecular Sciences at the UT-Memphis Health Science Center. His lab studies the biological roles of intrinsically disordered proteins and his plenary talk is preliminarily entitled Roles of Biomolecular Phase Separation in Biology and Disease."

Here is a link to the Dr. Kriwacki's web page.

Annual Meeting Overnight Accomodations


For those needing overnight accommodations in Memphis on Friday, November 17th, several rooms have been block reserved at the following Memphis area hotels. To reserve one or more of these rooms, call the hotel and identify yourself as making a reservation for the TN Academy of Science meeting.

  1. Holiday Inn Express Memphis Medical Center Midtown (block of 20 rooms available; phone: (901)-276-1175) The rate is $139/night (+ applicable taxes and fees) for a two-queen room. This hotel is about 3 miles from the Rhodes campus near but outside of downtown. These must be booked by Friday, October 27th.
  2. Comfort Inn & Suites (block of 10 rooms available; phone: (901)–384-0010) The rate is $109/night (+ applicable taxes and fees) for a two-queen room. This hotel is about 8 miles from campus and located just to the east of the I-40/I-240 interchange on the Memphis east side. These must be booked by Friday, October 27th.