Last day to join in on Research Week 2017!

Research Week ends later this evening so if you haven’t had a chance to check out an oral presentation or attend a talk or workshop, come to one of today’s engaging and informative events:

FPP 21469239 Research Week 2017 ART RGBProfessional photo opportunity: The second headshot photo session will take place later this morning. If you weren’t able to sign up because all slots were all full, we encourage you to come on by around 12:30 p.m. as we may be able to squeeze you in. Many people who signed up for yesterday’s session didn’t show, so we could have accommodated more people.

Professional headshots
11 a.m to 1 p.m.

Old Library South Entrance (photos will be taken outside)

Leading by example: A panel on diversity in science. Join a panel presentation and discussion on pursuing a career in science as a female and/or underrepresented minority professional. Panelists will discuss their own experiences and careers followed by questions from the audience. Coffee and snacks will be served at 12:30 p.m., allowing time for further discussion.

Panel: Diversity in science
11 a.m to 1 p.m.

OHSU Auditorium and Great Hall

Reshma Jagsi, M.D., D. Phil.

Reshma Jagsi, M.D., D. Phil.

Keynote presentation: Don’t miss the opportunity to hear from our distinguished keynote speaker Reshma Jagsi, M.D., D. Phil., who will present “The promise of translational research for improving the quality of care: The example of breast radiotherapy.” Jagsi is a renowned radiation oncologist and ethicist at the University of Michigan who strongly advocates for translating clinical trial findings into practice in ways that impact population health with maximal value.

3 to 4 p.m.

OHSU Auditorium

Three Minute Thesis competition: Research Week closes with the 3MT competition. Come watch students present a compelling oration on their thesis and its significance in just three minutes! All Research Week awards will be announced after the 3MT presentations. Remember, you must be present to win the passport prizes.

Three Minute Thesis and awards
4 to 6 p.m.

OHSU Auditorium

Also, oral presentations are happening throughout the day. See the full schedule here.

See you there!
– The Research Week 2017 Planning Committee


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