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September 4, 2008
Satellite symposium on "Open Access in Medicine" and German Medical Science Editorial Meeting

The German Medical Science team will be involved in organizing the ZB MED satellite symposium "Open Access in der Medizin: Stand und Ausblick" ("Open access in medicine: status quo and outlook") taking place November 12, 2008, 9-11 a.m. in Düsseldorf, Germany within the framework of the Berlin 6 Open Access Conference (November 11-13, 2008, see For more information on the program of the satellite symposium, please see (in German). Following the satellite symposium, the annual German Medical Science editorial meeting will take place.

Please note that the lectures and discussions of the satellite symposium and the editorial meeting will be held in German language, while the overall language of the main Berlin 6 conference will be English.

We cordially invite anyone interested in the future of open access in medicine to participate in the discussion. If you would like to attend, please write an e-mail to