Research Week Skill Development Workshops

How to write an abstract

Friday, Feb. 26, noon to 1pm, Mac Hall 2201

Prepare for Research Week by attending this lunchtime workshop on "How to Write an Abstract," presented by David Jacoby, M.D., division head and professor of Pulmonary Medicine and Critical Care department. All OHSU students, faculty, and staff are welcome to attend.

How to make and present a poster

Friday, Apr. 1, 2016, noon to 1 p.m., Mac Hall 3180

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.


Friday, Apr. 8, noon to 1 p.m., BRB 381

This workshop, presented by Jackie Wirz, Ph.D., and 3MT winners Kate Leobold, Asia Mitchell, and Que Chen, is recommended for both Research Week oral presenters as well as Three-Minute Thesis competition participants.

How to give a scientific talk

Friday, Apr. 22, noon to 1 p.m., BRB 381

This workshop, presented by Kimberly Beatty, Ph.D., is recommended for both Research Week oral and poster presenters.

How to network

Friday, Apr. 29, noon to 1 p.m., MRB 310

This workshop, presented by Mike Matrone, Ph.D., is recommended for both students and postdocs.

Poster Size 

Dimensions of the poster are around 48" x 36".


Oral Presentation

Presentations will be roughly 10 minutes long with an additional 5 minutes allotted for Q&A.