Resources

Research Week Skill Development Workshops

All presenters are encouraged to attend the following skill-building workshops in preparation for OHSU Research Week.

 

How to write an abstract

Wednesday, Feb. 11, 2015 from 12 to 1 p.m. in the 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 School of Medicine. All OHSU students, faculty, and staff are welcome to attend.

Unable to attend? Get the presentation slides here.

 

How to give a scientific talk

Monday, March 16, 2015 from 12 to 1 p.m. in OHSU Hospital, 8th floor auditorium

This workshop, presented by Allison Fryer, Ph.D., associate dean for Graduate Studies in the School of Medicine, and Cynthia Morris, Ph.D., professor and vice chair of Medical Informatics and Clinical Epidemiology and professor of Medicine and Public Health & Preventive Medicine, is recommended for both Research Week oral presenters as well as Three-Minute Thesis competition participants.

 

Data visualization

Tuesday, April 7, 2015 from 12 to 1 p.m. in Mac Hall 1162

A picture may be worth a thousand words, but only if it is well presented. This seminar will cover the basics of visual perception, design and data presentation. Presented by Jackie Wirz, Ph.D., assistant professor, OHSU Library.


Preparing a poster

Thursday, April 9, 2015 from 12 to 1 p.m. in OHSU Hospital, 8th floor auditorium

You've done the research, now you need to pull it together for you Research Week poster! This seminar will present the key tips for creating and presenting a poster that will be memorable for all the right reasons. Presented by Jackie Wirz, Ph.D., assistant professor, OHSU Library.