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Judge: Faculty, postdocs and research staff can serve as judges of presentations given by postdocs and students. Each session you sign up to judge will include about four presentations. You can sign up for one or many. Find out more and sign up to judge.

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Research Week 2018 Schedule

Most significant Non-significant Data Competition: Science thrives when we know all the data, significant or not! Share your most significant non-significant data and enter for a chance to win. Submit your data by April 23.

Monday, April 30, 2018

9:30 a.m.Graduate Student Organization coffee hour
10 – 11:30 a.m.Oral presentations 1, 2, 3, 4
Noon – 1 p.m.Students' Choice Keynote: Michael Drew, Ph.D.
1 – 1:45 p.m.Student lunch for keynote lecture attendees
2 – 3:30 p.m.GradEd Challenge: Develop leadership and teamwork skills by working together to formulate and pitch a solutions to the challenge of evolving and expanding community during graduate school
4 – 6 p.m.Opening reception and poster sessions: Enjoy food and drinks and explore two research poster sessions

Tuesday, May 1, 2018

 9 - 10 a.m. coffee hour sponsored by the School of Nursing
10 – 11:30 a.m.Oral presentations sessions 5, 6, 7
Noon – 1:45 p.m.Oral presentations 8, 9, 10
2 – 3 p.m.

ALL SLOTS FULL for headshots! Stop by and see if you can be fit in.
Headshots: An OHSU photographer will be available to take your professional headshot. No cost to you, but you must be preregistered.

2 – 4 p.m. Improv workshop: Narrative approach to science communication. Join guest moderators, Monica Granados and Chris Bresky, as they share how changing the narrative of how we communicate our research can better engage our audiences. Space is limited: you must be pregistered.
4 – 5.30 p.m. Alliance for Visible Diversity in Science Keynote: Short lecture from OHSU's Monika Davare, Ph.D., followed by an informal meet and greet.

Wednesday, May 2, 2018

9 – 10 a.m.

9 – 10 a.m.

NOTE: All slots for headshots are full. Stop by and see if the photographer can fit you in.
Professional headshots: must be preregistered

Technology Transfer and Business Development seminar: James Hoberg, Ph.D.

10 – 11:30 a.m. Science for all audiences: Come learn tips and strategies on how to better communicate those tricky scientific concepts by understanding your target audience. 
Noon – 1:30 p.m.Mock study section: Take a peek behind the curtains and see what's it's like when reviewers go over grant submissions
2 – 3:30 p.m.Oral presentations: sessions 11, 12, 13
4 – 5:30 p.m.GradEd Challenge talks, FastPitch Competition, and Awards Celebration

Thursday, May 3, 2018

2:30 – 4 p.m.

Come together now: Joe Robertson to help launch Clinical Research United

Come to the launch of Clinical Research United and help reinvent — and unite — the clinical research community at OHSU. 

Clinical Research United is a forum for creating a unified OHSU clinical research community, sharing and developing best practices, and building a collective voice for all who engage in clinical research at OHSU.

The launch will begin with remarks from President Robertson. Light refreshments will be provided.

Ready to start shaping your clinical research world now?
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Contact with questions about the CRU initiative or the launch event.