Reminder: $500 prize for Postdoc Paper of the Year, submissions due Dec. 31

Submissions for the School of Medicine Alumni Association Postdoctoral Paper of the Year Award are due by December 31, 2012. This award aims to acknowledge and reward quality laboratory research conducted by School of Medicine postdoctoral fellows. A $500 prize will be awarded to the individual whose paper is selected. The winner will present his or her paper at the annual OHSU Research Week in May 2013. Entrants whose papers are selected as finalists must also be available to present a 5-minute summary  of their paper to the Alumni Association judging panel on the evening of April 10, 2013.


  • Open to basic science department postdoctoral fellows;
  • Postdoc must be the primary author of the paper;
  • Paper should have been published in 2012 or accepted for publication
  • The paper must be original research, not a review article.

Questions should be directed to Frances Storrs, M.D., Chair of the Awards Committee, School of Medicine Alumni Association at (503) 636-5502.

Download the application form.