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Jungers Center plenary lecturer, Mortiz Helmstaedter, Ph.D., to speak during Research Week

Please join the Jungers Center for Neurosciences Research for a presentation by its plenary lecturer,  Moritz Helmstaedter, Ph.D,. as part of the 2015 Jungers Symposium and OHSU Research Week. Tuesday, May 5, 2015 11 a.m. to 12 p.m. OHSU Auditorium Lecture title: “Connectomics: The dense reconstruction of neuronal circuits” Moritz Helmstaedter is the director of the Department of Connectomics at the Max Planck Institute for Brain Research in Frankfurt, Germany. His research is focused on deciphering how the cerebral … Read More

How to write an abstract workshop, Feb. 11

Prepare for OHSU Research Week by attending this lunchtime workshop on “How to Write an Abstract,” presented by Allison Fryer, Ph.D., associate dean for Graduate Studies in the School of Medicine. All students, faculty, fellows, and staff are welcome to attend. Wednesday, Feb. 11, 2015 12 to 1 p.m. OHSU Hospital, 8th floor auditorium Download a copy of the event flier to post in your area. This event is sponsored by Research Week, OHSU’s university-wide celebration of research, May … Read More

Upcoming Research Week skill development workshops: Abstracts, Data Visualization, and More!

All OHSU researchers (especially 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 4-8, 2015. How to Write an Abstract Wednesday, Feb. 11, 2015, 12 to 1 p.m., OHSU Hospital, 8th floor auditorium Prepare for Research Week by attending this lunchtime workshop on “How to Write an Abstract,” presented by Allison Fryer, Ph.D., associate dean for Graduate Studies in the … Read More

Call for Abstracts: Research Week 2015

Students, faculty, research-ranked employees, postdocs, and staff are invited to submit abstracts for an oral or poster presentation at OHSU Research Week, May 4 through 8, 2015. Research Week is a university-wide event that celebrates the excellence of research performed across all schools, centers, institutes and education programs at OHSU. It’s a unique opportunity to get out of the lab or clinic and meet colleagues from various disciplines. Visit the Research Week Call for Abstracts page for complete … Read More

Did you miss OHSU’s Three Minute Thesis Competition?

During Research Week 2014, OHSU held its second annual Three Minute Thesis Competition for graduate students. 3MT® is an academic competition developed by the University of Queensland, Australia that is intended to develop academic, presentation, and research communication skills. Below, view recordings of OHSU’s 2014 3MT winners. Recordings of all participants are available here. Audience choice Asia Mitchell – Non-Random Chromosome Loss in Cancer   Second place Danielle Williamson – Protons, pH and the Proprotein Convertases   First place … Read More

Recordings of OHSU Research Week keynote lectures now available

Recordings of all four keynote lectures from OHSU Research Week 2014 have been posted online. To view the videos, log on with your OHSU username and password. Gary Gibbons, M.D., director of the National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute at the National Institutes of Health Monday, May 5, 2014 | “Charting our Future Together: Setting an Agenda for the NHLBI” Watch recording of talk Jeff Lichtman, M.D., Ph.D., Jeremy R. Knowles Professor of Molecular and … Read More

OHSU Research Week oral and poster presentation award winners

Below is a list of students who were recognized for exceptional oral or poster presentations at the OHSU Research Week reception on Thursday, May 8, 2014. Student presenters were evaluated on hypothesis, research approach, impact, layout/use of media, and presentation skills. The top 15 percent of presenters were selected for an award. Oral presentation winners receive a $150 cash prize and poster presentation winners receive a $75 cash prize. Special thanks to all of our volunteer judges … Read More

What did you think of OHSU Research Week?

Let us know what you thought of Research Week 2014 by completing this 5-minute survey. Your feedback will influence the planning of future events, so we appreciate you taking the time to share your thoughts.

Research Week Thursday: Dr. Chittaranjan Yajnik; Paper of the Year talks; and awards reception

Thursday’s Research Week lineup includes a keynote lecture by Chittaranjan Yajnik, M.D., F.R.C.P., a world-renowned expert on developmental origins of health and disease; talks by the School of Medicine Paper of the Year Award winners; and the Research Week awards ceremony. Don’t forget: if you filled out a Research Week passport, you must be present at the awards ceremony on Thursday afternoon to win. Thursday Schedule All events take place in the Old Library Building … Read More

Research Week Wednesday: Three Minute Thesis; Jim Austin; and more

Wednesday at noon, Jim Austin, Ph.D., editor of Science Careers, will lead a thought-provoking conversation about the process of becoming a researcher. Then at 4 p.m., watch graduate students attempt to distill their dissertation into a three-minute talk during OHSU’s 2nd Annual Three Minute Thesis Competition. Finalists will compete in the statewide competition on Saturday, May 17 at Portland State University. Wednesday schedule All events take place in the Old Library Building unless otherwise noted. Follow the … Read More

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