Posts Tagged ‘OHSU Research Week’

Research Week 2017: Join us for Students’ Day, May 2

Today, Tuesday, May 2, we celebrate OHSU’s diverse and accomplished student body by featuring programming relevant to those who are just starting out in their careers. Each year, the Graduate Student Organization selects a keynote speaker to participate in Research Week. This year, they invited Nicholas J. Strausfeld, Ph.D. to present. His talk “Half a billion year old brains and those of today: What is different?” will focus on the evolution of arthropod brains, specifically the conservation … Read More

Second headshot photo session scheduled for May 2

Yesterday we posted an announcement about the opportunity to have your professional photo taken during Research Week and all available slots filled up within hours! Since there’s obviously a demand for this, we’ve decided to add a second session: Tuesday, May 2 10 a.m. to 12 p.m. OHSU Old Library Check in at the south entrance – photos will be taken outside weather permitting. Sign up now for the second session! Please be on time … Read More

Judges and volunteers still needed for Research Week!

Research Week 2017 kicks off this coming Monday, May 1, and we’re still in need of a few oral presentation judges. Specifically, we’re looking for faculty, postdocs, or researchers with expertise in: • Cell and molecular biology • Surgery Judges play a critical role in giving valuable feedback to trainees on their presentation style and content. Your support is greatly appreciated. Please register as soon as possible. A few volunteer slots are also still open. We … Read More

Sign up to have a professional photo taken at Research Week 2017

In this fast-paced digital world we live in, your image is your personal brand and most often the first impression you make. Whether you’re applying for a job and need to spiff up your LinkedIn profile, or promoting your research using social media, having a professional “headshot” is essential.  At this year’s Research Week event, the Office of the Senior Vice President for Research is sponsoring a complimentary “headshot” photo session for OHSU students and … Read More

You’re invited to Research Week 2017

We’re sharing the following message from Dan Dorsa, Ph.D., senior vice president for research. Dear colleagues, I would like to invite you to join me in celebrating OHSU Research Week, May 1-3, 2017, our annual celebration of research at Oregon Health & Science University. More than 200 OHSU researchers will be presenting their latest findings throughout the week. I encourage you to show your support by attending talks and poster sessions. Many of the presenters … Read More

Volunteers needed for Research Week 2017!

Research Week 2017 is less than a month away, and we need your help! Each year, volunteers play a critical role in in making Research Week a success. Anyone at OHSU can volunteer. It’s a great opportunity to meet people from other areas and gain an understanding of the scope and quality of the research conducted every day at OHSU. There are a number of ways volunteers can help: Check-in desk As a Check-in Desk … 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

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.

Prep for Research Week 2017: How to write an abstract workshop, Feb. 27

Whether you’re clueless when it comes to writing an abstract, or an expert looking to refine your skills, join us for a skill development workshop about how to write and abstract in preparation for Research Week. The workshop will be led by Amanda Lund, Ph.D., assistant professor, Department of Cell and Developmental Biology. Skill development workshop: How to write an abstract Monday, Feb. 27 10 to 11 a.m. Mackenzie Hall, 2201 This event is open to … Read More

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