This event has been postponed to Monday, October 19, 2020
New deadlines will be annouced soon
NEW THIS YEAR! Trivia Competition: Unwind from the day with a beverage and game of Trivia. Local Trivia Action will be on site to coordinate a game of trivia. Prizes will be given for best team name and best overall scores. Get your team together and plan to have some fun.
Group Photo: About every decade, the Department of Physiology takes a group photo including everyone in the department. We will take this photo on the Social Staircase at the Gatton Student Center, immediately following lunch or about 12:30.
Trainee Podium Presentations: Two 15 minute presentations by nominated graduate students and/or postdocs. Send nominations to Mariana Nikolova-Karakashian (firstname.lastname@example.org) by date TBD. Nominations consist of a title and abstract for the presentation, and a CV. Self-nominations accepted. The Research Committee will select and notify presenters.
90 Second Poster Pitch: Advertise your poster by giving a 90 second, one slide overview. The event is open to PhD students and Postdocs presenting a poster. You must register for this event and be willing to submit your slide a few days prior to the presentation. Participation is optional.
Poster Sessions: All trainees and staff are invited to present a poster. Participation by graduate students is mandatory. To participate in this session, you must submit your Poster Title, Authors and 3 sentence maximum Project Narrative when you register for the event.
Travel Award Lottery: Graduate students and postdocs that score in the top 30% of poster judging and also present a 90 Second Poster Pitch (or are selected for a Trainee Podium Presentation) will be entered into a drawing for one of two $500 Travel Awards. You must be present at the Awards Ceremony to claim the travel award.
Poster Award Lottery: All trainees and staff (excluding recipients of $500 Travel Awards) that score in the top 30% of poster judging will be entered into a drawing for UK or Physiology logoed prizes. You must be present at the Awards Ceremony to claim a prize.
Individual Photos: A professional photographer will be on site during each of the poster sessions to provide professional individual photos or lab group photos.