(From the July and August 2014 Research Now)
The Research Retreat Committee has planned an educational and entertaining 2014 event with presentations, posters, career development sessions and even a stand-up comedian. If you plan on attending the Research Retreat on September 17th at the Ohio Union, please click here to register. Even if you already submitted an abstract, you still need to register.
During registration, you will be asked to select the professional development session that you would like to attend – this will help the committee determine space needs. The following professional development sessions will be offered:
Research Retreat Agenda:
7:30am – Registration
8:30am – Opening Remarks and Welcome (John Barnard, MD, president of The Research Institute)
8:45am – Keynote Speaker Introduction (Michael Brady, MD)
Keynote Speaker – Walter Orenstein, MD (Emory Vaccine Center, will speak on the subject of polio eradication)
9:45am – Break
10:00am – Oral Presentations
11:00am – Poster Session A (Clinical and Postdoctoral Fellows)
12:00pm – Lunch Speaker Introduction (Bruce Stevenson, PhD, vice president of Research Operations)
Lunch Speaker – Jorge Cham, PhD (The PhD comic will speak about the "Power of Procrastination")
1:00pm - Poster Session B (Graduate Students and Technical Staff)
*Boxed lunch will be served from 11am – 2pm.
2:00pm – Oral Presentations
3:00pm – Professional Development Breakout Sessions
4:00pm – Awards, Reception and Closing Remarks
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