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IIMS/CTSA 8th Annual Frontiers of Translational Science Research Day

The Institute for Integration of Medicine & Science (IIMS) at the University of Texas Health Science Center San Antonio (UTHSCSA), in partnership with UT San Antonio’s (UTSA’s) Research Centers in Minority Institutions and Department of Biomedical Engineering, would like to invite you to the 8th Annual Frontiers of Translational Science Research Day – April 12, 2017 in San Antonio, TX. We want to showcase posters that illustrate either completed or on-going research projects in Translational Science. We welcome submissions from UTHSCSA and UTSA, as well as all IIMS/CTSA partnering organizations.

Event date: April 12, 2017
Submissions Invited From:

• Students
• Clinical Fellows
• Post-doctoral Fellows
• Instructors/Assistant Professors
• Associate Professors/Professors
• Abstracts should be submitted electronically by
March 24, 2017 - NOTE Extended deadline

• Those selected for oral presentation (in addition to a poster) will be notified via email by March 31, 2017 and should indicate their acceptance of the invitation as quickly as possible.
Additional details here...
Submission Process: Participants should submit a one-page abstract (click here for submission form) that includes the title, all authors, background and purpose of the study, methods, results, and conclusions, as well as the name of the presenter and their type of position or appointment. Please contact Minnie Mendez with any questions or concerns.
Poster Presentations: All abstracts will be accepted for poster presentations. Previously presented posters and recently completed projects are welcomed. There are also limited funds available through the IIMS for poster printing, but only for those who register early!
Awards: Up to $500 domestic travel awards will be given in each applicant category. Some restrictions apply.
Please forward this invitation to any of your colleagues who may be interested.
8:00 am Continental Breakfast Holly Auditorium Foyer
9:00 am Poster Presentations Holly Auditorium Foyer
12:00 pm Oral Presentations Room 209L
1:30 pm Poster Award Presentations Room 209L
2:00 pm

Distinguished Guest Speaker
Seminars in Translational Research
"Engaged Research in Health Research - Promises and Challenges"
Edith A. Parker, MPH, DrPH
Director, Prevention Research Center for Rural Health
Department of Community and Behavioral Health University of Iowa

Room 209L