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You’re invited to Research Week 2015

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 4-8, 2015, our annual celebration of research at Oregon Health & Science University. More than 200 OHSU researchers will be presenting their latest findings over the four days. I encourage you to show your support by attending talks and poster sessions – many of the … 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

Volunteers needed for Research Week 2015!

Research Week 2015 is only 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. Please read more about these various opportunities below. … Read More

Students and postdocs: We want your ugliest data!

Do you have an unfortunate set of data? A photo of a lab fail? Perhaps a particularly ugly figure? Now’s your chance to turn that ugly data into a new 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 … 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

Research Week: New Faculty Lightning Rounds, May 5

What new research is under way at OHSU? Who are the movers and shakers among new faculty? Find out during Research Week 2015, at the debut of New Faculty Lightning Rounds. This event allows faculty who have been at OHSU since January 2013 to showcase their project or program in a five-minute, one-slide presentation to an audience of scientists and others in the OHSU community. New Faculty Lightning Rounds Tuesday, May 5, 2015 3:30 to … 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

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

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