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Upcoming Research Week skill development workshops

All OHSU researchers (especially trainees!) are invited to attend these skill-building seminars that are intended to help you prepare for giving an oral or poster presentation at OHSU Research Week, May 5-9, 2014. Data Visualization Friday, April 4, 2014 from 12 to 1 p.m. in CROET 3524 A picture may be worth a thousand words, but only if it is well presented. This seminar will cover the basics of visual perception, design and data presentation. Presented … Read More

Deadline extended: Research Week abstracts due March 10

The deadline to submit an abstract to present at OHSU Research Week has been extended to Monday, March 10. All OHSU students, faculty, fellows, and research staff are invited to submit an abstract for either a 10-minute oral or poster presentation. Research Week is a great opportunity to practice your presentation skills and meet colleagues from different departments and programs. Abstracts that have previously been presented at other meetings may be submitted for Research Week. Oral presentations … Read More

Reminder: Funding Focus – Tips for National Science Foundation grant applications, Feb. 20

Thursday, Feb. 20, 2014 from 12 to 1 p.m. Mackenzie Hall 2201 Learn how to write a successful National Science Foundation research grant from a panel of NSF-funded faculty members. Topics covered will include how to respond to the NSF Broader Impacts Criterion, insights into the NSF peer review process, as well as tips and tricks for putting together a competitive application. Panel members include: Philip Copenhaver, Ph.D., professor, Cell & Developmental Biology Michael Danilchik, Ph.D., … Read More

OCTRI Design Studio: Get feedback on your project from senior faculty

Are you submitting a Career Development K award this fall? Or your first R01? A similar major grant? The Oregon Clinical and Translational Research Institute has an opportunity for basic and clinical scientists to present their research and get constructive feedback from OHSU scientists to improve their chances of success. The OCTRI Design Studio has helped many OHSU researchers improve their aims and identify important areas of improvement before submitting awards. The Design Studio has openings … Read More

Coming soon: Research Week call for abstracts

In just a few weeks, the Research Week Planning Committee will begin soliciting abstracts for OHSU Research Week 2014. Abstract submissions—for both oral and poster presentations—will be due March 5, 2014. In the meantime, mark your calendars for our upcoming workshops on “How to Write an Abstract,” presented by Allison Fryer, Ph.D., associate dean for Graduate Studies in the School of Medicine, and “How to Give a Scientific Talk,” co-presented by Dr. Fryer and Cynthia Morris, … Read More

M.D. Curriculum Transformation info sessions in January

We’re re-posting the following announcement from EdNews. The School of Medicine is making significant progress on the M.D. Curriculum Transformation Initiative. This is a critical time for teachers to become familiar with the first 18 months of the draft curriculum template. All faculty, students and staff are warmly invited to any of three information sessions the Dean’s office is hosting in the coming weeks: Tuesday, Jan. 7, 7 a.m., OHSU Hospital Auditorium 8B60 | Add … Read More

Save the date: OHSU Research Week scheduled for May 5-9, 2014

Mark your calendars for OHSU Research Week: May 5-9, 2014 in the OHSU Auditorium. Research Week is OHSU’s annual celebration of research performed by faculty, students, research-ranked employees, postdocs, staff and others across all schools, centers, institutes and education programs. Research Week will include: Oral presentations and poster sessions Career development workshops Keynote speakers 3-Minute Thesis Competition Receptions and awards! More information about scheduling and how to participate will be coming soon. In the meantime, if … Read More

School of Medicine Collaborative Advancement Awards due Dec. 13

The OHSU School of Medicine is accepting proposals to fund gatherings such as symposia, conferences, workshops and retreats that advance the aims of the School of Medicine’s Research Roadmap. These grants (up to $8,000 each) should achieve one or more of the following collaborative outcomes: Support the advancement of an emerging area of research that promotes the progression of basic discovery to clinical impact Assist faculty in the pursuit of external awards to fund multidisciplinary collaboration … Read More

OHSU Global Health Fair, Oct. 10

3rd Annual Global Health Fair Presented by the OHSU Global Health Center Thursday, October 10 from 12 to  2 p.m. OHSU Auditorium (Old Library) & Great Hall Are you interested in learning more about global volunteer opportunities? The OHSU Global Health Fair features opportunities for you to hear directly from the many organizations that place volunteers (like you!) overseas. Beginning at 12 p.m., you can maximize your noon hour by attending short, 5-minute presentations by each of the … Read More

Two exciting biostatistics lectures coming this October

2013 marks the 300th anniversary of the publication of Jacob Bernoulli’s Ars Conjectandi, and the 250th anniversary of the publication of Bayes’ Theorem. These anniversaries led to the creation of the International Year of Statistics (IYoS13). In celebration of IYoS13, OHSU’s Biostatistics and Design Program is honored to support the following guest speakers.   “The Right Treatment for the Right Patient (at the Right Time): Personalized Medicine and Statistics” Speaker: The 2013 President of American … Read More

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