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Register for OHSU’s Three-Minute Thesis competition by Apr. 25

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 2017 is excited to host its fifth annual Three Minute Thesis Competition for graduate students on Wednesday, May 3, at 4:00 p.m. in the OHSU Auditorium. The 3MT® is an academic competition developed by the University of Queensland, Australia. The exercise develops academic, presentation, and research communication skills as … 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

Volunteer as a presentation judge at Research Week!

Research Week 2017 is fast approaching and we need your help! We are looking for 65 faculty, postdocs, and research staff to serve as judges for students who are presenting talks and posters during Research Week, May 1-3. 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). Visit the sign-up page for a full listing of session dates, times, … Read More

Research Week 2017 conference program now live!

The detailed schedule for OHSU Research Week 2017 is now live! Be sure to check it out for important dates, times, and abstracts for oral and poster presentations, keynote lectures, and workshops. Here are a few events you may want to attend: Promoting your research Monday, May 1, at 11 a.m., OHSU Auditorium Attend this interactive workshop on  to learn about best practices for promoting your science and the OHSU resources available to assist you. Find out how to … 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.

Don’t forget: Research Week abstracts due Mar. 7

A friendly reminder: If you’d like to give an oral or poster presentation at OHSU Research Week this May, be sure to submit your abstract by Tuesday, March 7, 2017. Don’t forget that 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

Research Week 2017: Call for abstracts, due Mar. 7

Students, faculty, research-ranked employees, postdocs, and staff are invited to submit abstracts for an oral or poster presentation at OHSU Research Week, May 1-3, 2017. 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 … Read More

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