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Volunteer as a presentation judge at Research Week!

Research Week 2017 is fast approaching and we need your help! We are looking for 65 faculty, postdocs, and research staff to serve as judges for students who are presenting talks and posters during Research Week, May 1-3. For each session for which you sign up to judge, you’ll be asked to evaluate a maximum of four student presentations (either oral or poster). Visit the sign-up page for a full listing of session dates, times, … Read More

Research Week 2017 conference program now live!

The detailed schedule for OHSU Research Week 2017 is now live! Be sure to check it out for important dates, times, and abstracts for oral and poster presentations, keynote lectures, and workshops. Here are a few events you may want to attend: Promoting your research Monday, May 1, at 11 a.m., OHSU Auditorium Attend this interactive workshop on  to learn about best practices for promoting your science and the OHSU resources available to assist you. Find out how to … Read More

Who’s presenting at Research Week 2017? Announcing this year’s keynotes

Another Research Week is on the horizon, and with it comes another round of engaging keynote speakers! Nicholas J. Strausfeld, Ph.D. The student’s choice keynote presenter this year is Nicholas J. Strausfeld, Ph.D., Regent’s Professor in the Department of Neuroscience at the University of Arizona. His talk “Half a billion year old brains and those of today: What is different?” will highlight the functional organization of the arthropod visual system and the evolution of brains; … Read More

NIH introduces new resources for multi-site clinical trials and research studies

The NIH National Center for Advancing Translational Sciences has launched a Trial Innovation Network that provides infrastructure and resources to multi-site clinical trials and research studies. Currently, NIH Clinical and Translational Science Award program sites, including the Oregon Clinical & Translational Research Institute, are serving as local hubs in the network. OCTRI’s research team will support OHSU investigators in designing multi-center research, as well as providing information on national resources available through the network. They will … Read More

Get ready for Research Week with these pre-event workshops

All OHSU researchers (especially students and trainees, but really everyone!) are invited to attend these skill-building seminars to help you prepare for giving an oral or poster presentation at OHSU Research Week, May 1-3, 2017. How to make and present a poster Monday, Apr. 10 3 to 4 p.m. Biomedical Research Building, room 381 You’ve done the research, now you need to pull it together for you Research Week poster! This seminar will present key tips for … Read More

Last call for Research Week abstracts!

Today, March 7, is the last day to submit your abstract if you’d like to give an oral or poster presentation at OHSU Research Week this May. A limited number of scholarships are available to students presenting posters at Research Week. For more information about the scholarship or abstract submissions in general, visit the OHSU Research Week website.

School of Dentistry hosts Research Day on March 9

Join the School of Dentistry for its 9th annual Research Day, which highlights the research activities and achievements of faculty, staff, and students. The event features poster presentations, a poster awards ceremony, and a keynote address by Laurie K. McCauley, D.D.S., M.S., Ph.D. McCauley, dean and William K. and Mary Anne Najjar Professor in Periodontics at the University of Michigan School of Dentistry, will present “Osteal macrophages summon stem cells to regenerate bone.” Thursday, March … Read More

Funding Focus: Finding funding 101, March 21

Join us for March’s Funding Focus seminar on the basics of finding funding for your research. We’ll be discussing internal, foundation, NIH, and non-NIH, federal funding. Explore various online search tools and learn how to tailor your search to best align with your research goals. You’ll walk away with new skills to start mapping a strategic funding plan. Tuesday, March 21, 2017 11:30 a.m – 12:30 p.m. Biomedical Information Communication Center (BICC), room 124 Funding Focus is a series … Read More

Don’t forget: Research Week abstracts due Mar. 7

A friendly reminder: If you’d like to give an oral or poster presentation at OHSU Research Week this May, be sure to submit your abstract by Tuesday, March 7, 2017. Don’t forget that a limited number of scholarships are available to students presenting posters at Research Week. For more information about the scholarship or abstract submissions in general, visit the OHSU Research Week website.

Outgoing Subawards session: Best practices, March 14

Does your research department subcontract with third parties for projects or programs? Research Administration Training & Education (RATE) offers a number of learning opportunities including the Outgoing Subawards series. Coming up in March: Outgoing Subawards: Best practices Tuesday, March 14 2 to 3 p.m. Center for Health and Healing 3171, room 1A Meet the Sub-out team and gain insight into best practices for development and administration of subawards. The course covers topics including required documents and … Read More

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