Schedule of Events
8:30 AM Registration Opens
9:00 AM Welcome, Emily Hankosky, Ph.D.
9:05 AM Opening Remarks, Patricia Bond, Ph.D., Senior Assistant Dean, Office of Graduate Admissions & Recruitment
9:10 AM Keynote Address, Desirée Salazar, Ph.D.
Leveraging postdoctoral training to achieve career success: My journey to science administration
10:00 AM Oral presentations, Moderated by Marina Fosso Yatchang, Ph.D.
10:45 AM Break
11:00 AM Panel Discussion, Moderated by Stephanie Davis, Ph.D.
Speaking My Language: Effectively Communicating Your Research
Carmen Agouridis, Ph.D., Mike Pennell, Ph.D., Sylvie Garneau-Tsodikova, Ph.D., Cagney Coomer
12:00 PM Poster Session and Networking Lunch (poster judging 12:30-1:30)
Moderated by Ellen Crocker, Ph.D.
2:00 PM Oral presentations, Moderated by Emily Hankosky, Ph.D.
3:00 PM Break
3:15 PM Oral presentations, Moderated by Lindsey Hammerslag, Ph.D.
4:30 PM Closing Remarks and Awards Ceremony
Please join us for a social after the event at Pazzo’s Pizza Pub!
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Funding for the Society of Postdoctoral Scholars 4th Annual Research Symposium was kindly provided by the following sponsors:
University of Kentucky Office of the Vice President of Research
University of Kentucky Student Government Association
University of Kentucky Graduate School
University of Kentucky International Center