Research Week Wednesday: Three Minute Thesis; Jim Austin; and more

Wednesday at noon, Jim Austin, Ph.D., editor of Science Careers, will lead a thought-provoking conversation about the process of becoming a researcher. Then at 4 p.m., watch graduate students attempt to distill their dissertation into a three-minute talk during OHSU’s 2nd Annual Three Minute Thesis Competition. Finalists will compete in the statewide competition on Saturday, May 17 at Portland State University.

Wednesday schedule

All events take place in the Old Library Building unless otherwise noted. Follow the links to view abstracts of scientific presentations:

9:30 a.m. Workshop: How to establish and manage a mentoring relationship
10:30 a.m. Oral presentations: Biochemistry; Immunology; Alcohol and drug abuse
12 p.m. Keynote: Jim Austin, Ph.D., editor of Science Careers, a publication of Science magazine and the American Association for the Advancement of Science
1 p.m. Poster session 4
1:30 p.m. Oral presentations: Imaging and advanced technology
2:30 p.m. Oral presentations: Neuroscience; Pediatrics; Surgery
4 p.m. Three Minute Thesis Competition

View the full OHSU Research Week schedule.