In the spirit of collaboration and synergy, The Ohio State University Medical Center, The Research Institute at Nationwide Children’s Hospital and the Center for Clinical and Translational Science at Ohio State will join together April 18-19, 2012 to celebrate research and discovery with the 11th annual OSUMC Trainee Research Day.
Graduate students whose advisors are on the faculty of the OSU College of Medicine, MD-PhD students, medical students, postdoctoral trainees, clinical residents or fellows, and undergraduate students enrolled in training programs in the College of Medicine are invited to participate in Trainee Research Day.
Abstracts may be submitted online prior to the deadline date of February 17, 2012. View the instructions for abstract submission.
The 11th annual OSUMC Trainee Research Day event will feature poster presentations by OSU College of Medicine research trainees and the Allan Yates Memorial Trainee Speaker Series given by selected College of Medicine research trainees. The 2012 OSUMC Research Day Keynote Address will be given by Louis Ptáček, MD, John C. Coleman Distinguished Professor of Neurology at the University of California, San Francisco, Howard Hughes Medical Institute Investigator, and member of the Institute of Medicine.
New this year, faculty lectures will be given by Matthew During, MD, D.SC., principal investigator in Ohio State's 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 Ohio State's Fisher College of Business.
A presentation of awards for the winning posters, followed by an early evening hors d’oeuvres social hour, will conclude the day.
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Research Day is jointly organized by individuals representing several groups in the OSU College of Medicine, including Bennett Society, Landacre Honor Society, Integrated Biomedical Science Student Organization (IBSO), School of Allied Medical Professionals Student Organization, and Medical Scientist Student Organization (MSSO).