2nd Annual Diversity Graduate Research Symposium

Published: August 27th, 2018

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The University of Florida Black Graduate Student Organization in conjunction with the College of Medicine Diversity Committee are pleased to announce the 2nd Annual Diversity Graduate Research Symposium on Wednesday, October 31st, 2018 in the Reitz Union.

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The symposium will include oral and poster presentations from graduate students at the University of Florida, as well as a keynote speaker, Dr. Madhukar Thakur, to highlight the importance of diversity in graduate research. The event will be interdisciplinary encompassing biological sciences, social sciences, humanities, computer science, engineering, math and physical sciences. Presentations will be judged by post-doctoral trainees and faculty. Prizes will be awarded to presentation winners and there will be a raffle for attendees. This event is open to everyone that registers.

Graduate students can submit original research abstracts (3000-character limit, ~500 words) by clicking the link below. The deadline to submit abstracts is Friday, September 28th, 2018.

Click Here to submit abstracts and register for the symposium. Registration and abstract submissions are free.