Posts Tagged ‘events’

Register to participate as a judge in this year’s Research Week event!

Research Week is fast approaching and we need your help! We are looking for 56 faculty, postdocs, and research staff to serve as judges for students who are presenting talks and posters during Research Week, May 4-8. 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). The sign-up page can be found here and has a full listing of … Read More

Students and Postdocs: Send in your ugliest data by Apr. 24!

Next Friday is the last day to submit your ugly data for a chance to win an iPad mini! During Student Day at OHSU Research Week, attendees will vote for the ugliest data. You no doubt have some ugly data in your notebooks or on your computer, and every field is bound to specialize in its own unique style of ugly. So submit your data, and let’s have a laugh at our own mistakes. To … Read More

Please join us for today’s Funding Focus!

This is a reminder to join us for April’s Funding Focus seminar to learn New Ways of Finding Funding at OHSU. The seminar will be held from 12 to 1 p.m. on Thursday, Apr. 16, in Mackenzie Hall 2201. We’ll be discussing OHSU’s new tool for customizing individual funding searches: GrantScoop. This tool is available to all OHSU faculty and staff and we’ll provide more information on how to sign up and get started.We’ll also … Read More

The art of science: Submit your prettiest data to Research Week

Last week, we asked for your ugliest…. This week, we want to see the most beautiful data to come out of a lab at OHSU. Throughout Research Week, your most aesthetically pleasing works of science will be featured on display in the old library for all to appreciate. At the end of the week, there will be a drawing from the pool of participants for tickets to the Portland Art Museum or the Portland International … Read More

RSVP now for the Fulbright Scholar Program Faculty Workshop, Apr. 20

Catherine Matto, Assistant Director of the Fulbright Scholar Program at the Council for International Exchange of Scholars (CIES), will offer a workshop on the Fulbright Program for Faculty and Professionals: Learn about teaching and research opportunities in more than 125 countries Get Advice on selecting countries for application & making contacts abroad Explore how your campus can host visiting foreign Fulbright scholars Get Tips on how to prepare the Fulbright application Monday, Apr. 20, 2015 … Read More

Research Week 2015 conference program now live!

The schedule of events for this year’s conference is now available on the Research Week website. The online schedule allows you view the entire line up of events as well as to access abstracts of presenters. This year’s conference features some new events in addition to those held annually such as keynotes, oral and poster presentations, the 3MT competition, and career networking night. New on the roster: CorExtravaganza: Find out from various (Core) directors about … Read More

OCTRI Research Forum: Special populations in research, Apr. 28

Join the Oregon Clinical and Translational Research Institute, OCTRI, in a monthly research forum that addresses all things clinical and translational research. Don’t miss April’s topic: Including special populations in your research Panel experts will discuss inclusiveness in recruiting participants for studies, including pediatric and geriatric populations, pregnant women, and persons with disabilities. Come learn about what you need to consider when recruiting from these and other special populations. Mary Samuels from the Clinical & … Read More

Register for OHSU’s Three-Minute Thesis competition by Apr. 27

Think you can describe your research to Tram travelers in the time it takes to reach the South Waterfront? Back by popular demand, OHSU Research Week 2015 is excited to host its third annual Three Minute Thesis Competition for graduate students on Wednesday, May 6, at 4 p.m. The 3MT® is an academic competition developed by the University of Queensland, Australia. The exercise develops academic, presentation, and research communication skills as students explain their research … Read More

New to Research Week in 2015: NIH mock study section

This year,  OHSU Research Week will feature an NIH mock study section.* Led by Charles Rafferty, Ph.D., former chief of the Scientific Review Branch at NIAMS, and a number of OHSU faculty, the session will cover an R01 and a K award. Thursday, May 7, 2015 12 to 1:30 p.m. OHSU Old Library OHSU Research Week 2015 is May 4-8 in the Old Library. * In grantee parlance, the Study Section (also called a Scientific … Read More

New York Times columnist, Nicholas Kristof, to speak at OHSU on Apr. 20

Pulitzer Prize-winning journalist, Nicholas Kristof, will speak at the Fifth Annual Kathryn Robertson Memorial Lecture on Apr. 20. The title of Mr. Kristof’s talk is “Pathways to Becoming a Global Citizen,” with insights drawn from his most recent book (co-written with his wife Sheryl WuDunn), A Path Appears: Transforming Lives, Creating Opportunity (2014). Mr. Kristof and his wife are also co-authors of Half the Sky: Turning Oppression into Opportunity for Women Worldwide (2009). He is … Read More

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