US HUPO News & Announcements


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We Need You! Submit your design for 2020 conference t-shirt. Let us know what you would like for the special activity in Seattle.

September 9, 2019

We invite the community to submit their own designs for the 2020 conference t-shirt. Submit your design by October 31.

In keeping with the tradition begun at the 2017 conference in San Diego we are planning an early morning special activity on Tuesday during the meeting. Take our quick poll to let us know your activity preference or suggest a new one.


Award Nominations Deadline is October 31

August 29, 2019

Submit nominations for the 2020 US HUPO Awards. Deadline is October 31, 2019.

  • Catherine E. Costello Lifetime Achievement in Proteomics Award
  • Donald F. Hunt Distinguished Contribution in Proteomics Award (Sponsored by the Journal of Proteome Research)
  • Gilbert S. Omenn Computational Proteomics Award
  • Robert J. Cotter New Investigator Award


US HUPO 2020 Conference Details Now Online

August 19, 2019

View the complete conference program, hotel and venue information and more. It's time to save the date for US HUPO 2020, March 8 - 11, 2020 in Seattle, WA at the Westin Seattle.


Interview & Presentation with Juergen Cox, US HUPO Computational Proteomics Award Winner

March 29, 2019

Interview and presentation given by Prof. Juergen Cox, the awardee of the Gilbert S. Omenn Award in Computational Proteomics, at Bruker’s lunch event held at the US HUPO 2019. Watch the interview and presentation “Unlocking the Power of the Fourth Dimension: MaxQuant for timsTOF Pro" on YouTube now.


Related Events Posted

March 20, 2019

Two upcoming meetings this summer should be on your calendar.

MSBM (Mass Spectrometry in Biotechnology and Medicine) is a school-style program in the beautiful seaside town of Dubrovnik, Croatia from July 7-12, 2019. Exceptional lecturers and invited guests make this a must-do for young scientists interested in exploring mass spectrometry. Learn, socialize, and swim! Go to Related Events page to learn more.

International Symposium on Mass Spectrometry in the Health and Life Sciences has a reputation as one of the premier forums for the exchange of the most important original research findings and technological advances at the intersection of biology and clinical medicine with proteomics. Held at the Hotel Nikko in San Francisco, CA from August 18-22, 2019. Go to Related Events page to learn more.


Student-Postdoc Travel Stipends for HUPO 2019 Adelaide

March 10, 2019

US HUPO Student-Postdoc Members are eligible to apply for up $1500 travel support for HUPO 2019 Adelaide. US HUPO will provide $750 directly to recipients. An additional $750 in matching funds will be provided by the HUPO 2019 Adelaide team. Deadline to apply is now extended through Monday, May 6, 2019. More information and application on Conference > Students and Postdocs page.


Best Tweets, Poster Awards, and All 2019 Award Winners

March 6, 2019

Yekaterina Kori (UPenn) recognized for Best Student Poster. Andy Qi (NCI, NIH) recognized for Best Postdoc Poster.  Erica Pratt and Angela Kruse were recognized as Best Tweeters at the conference. These lucky winners each received $50. Honorable Mentions: Paolo Cifani, Alexey Nesvizhskii, John Yates. Help us keep US HUPO in the Twitter-sphere. #USHUPO when you share proteomics news and happenings.

There were four major awards presented at US HUPO 2019. Each recipient gave a plenary talk. Jennifer Van Eyk (Distinguished Contribution), Catherine Costello (Lifetime Achievement), Juergen Cox (Computational Proteomics), and Wilhelm Haas (New Investigator) delivered incredible lectures which highlighted their contributions and achievements in proteomics. More information on these and all Awards presented at US HUPO 2019.


Funding Opportunities

March 6, 2019

The following funding opportunities may be of interest to the US HUPO community. If you have a funding announcement to share, please send details to Thank you.


Funding Opportunity Announcement for Mass Spectrometric Assay in Obesity Research

Funding Opportunity Announcement within the HuBMAP