2018 SOPS Research Symposium Schedule

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.

Speakers TBD

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.  

Speakers TBD

3:00 PM          Break

3:15 PM          Oral presentations, Moderated by Lindsey Hammerslag, Ph.D.

Speakers TBD

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