March 8, 2011

Call for Abstracts: Annual Postdoctoral Research and Shared Resources Symposium, Tuesday, April 26

Extended Abstract Submission Deadline is now Monday, March 14. Ssee link below 


The Fifth Annual Postdoctoral Research and Shared Resources Symposium will be held on Tuesday, April 26,  in Light Hall. For the third consecutive year, this event will be held in conjunction with Vanderbilt’s Shared Resources and will feature selected presentations from both postdocs and core facilities.

Prizes will be awarded to postdocs in several scientific categories for best poster presentation. VUMC's Office of Research will award additional prizes for best use of shared resources/ core facilities.

This daylong event will include short talks by postdocs and core faculty, followed by a juried poster session. The afternoon keynote address will be presented by Dr. Christy Shaffer, CEO of Inspire Pharmaceuticals. The event will conclude with prizes awarded for best poster presentations, as well as the announcement of the Postdoc of the Year and Mentor of the Year awards.

The extended deadline for abstract submission is Monday, March 14. Submission of abstracts and instructions are available online. Please follow this link to submit your abstract online:


https://www.surveymonkey.com/s/abstract_submission_2011_postdoc_symposium

Note: there is no confirmation following abstract submission; please click “submit” only once.

To learn more, go to:

Vanderbilt BRET Office of Postdoctoral Affairs: https://medschool.vanderbilt.edu/postdoc/

VUMC research shared resources & core facilities: https://medschool.vanderbilt.edu/research/resources