Wednesday, April 18, 2012
11th Annual OSUMC Trainee Research Day
Speaker: OSUMC Trainees
Trainee Research Day provides OSUMC faculty, staff and students an opportunity to learn about the biomedical research conducted by trainees in the College of Medicine. This group spans the educational continuum of research training and includes postdoctoral fellows and researchers, clinical residents and fellows, graduate students, MD/PhD students, medical students, and undergraduate students enrolled in the Undergraduate Biomedical Science Major and School of Allied Medical Professionals. Date: Wednesday, April 18, 2012
The event features a lecture by an invited keynote speaker, poster displays organized by thematic research topics representing the research of this diverse group of trainees, and oral presentations by selected trainees from each of the program areas. The 2012 OSUMC Research Day Keynote Address will be given by Louis Ptacek, MD, a leader in the field of human neurogenetics. Dr. Ptacek is the John C. Coleman Distinguished Professor of Neurology at the University of California, San Francisco, a Howard Hughes Medical Institute Investigator and a member of the Institute of Medicine. Read more about his research on episodic disorders, circadian rhythm and neurodegeneration Ptacek Lab.
New this year are the State-of-the-Art faculty lectures, which will be given by Matthew During, MD, D.SC., Principal Investigator in the COM Department of Molecular Virology, Immunology and Medical Genetics, and Brian Kaspar, PhD, Principal Investigator and member of the Center for Gene Therapy at the Research Institute at Nationwide Children’s Hospital.
The OSU Center for Clinical and Translational Science will host the Research Day Kickoff at 3 p.m. Wednesday, April 18, featuring a workshop on innovation led by Michael Bills from the OSU Fisher College of Business.
An Awards Ceremony will be followed by a social hour hors d’oeuvres reception.
Note to trainees: Abstract due date is February 10, 2012.
Time: 1:00 AM
Location: Biomedical Research Tower
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