CBR/LSI Research Day 2024

Join us for this year’s Research Day, in partnership with the Life Sciences Institute (LSI)! This event will be held on the UBC Vancouver Campus in the West Atrium/LSC 3, 2350 Health Sciences Mall. Come for a spectacular event with lunch and terrific presentations that showcase research by our summer students. This will be followed by an address by a thought-provoking keynote speaker in the sciences. There will also be many posters, drinks and food for all to enjoy! More details to follow.

Date: Thursday, August 15, 2024

Time: 12:00 – 7:00pm PT.

Keynote Speaker: Dr. Brianne Kent, Simon Fraser University, “Investigating sleep disturbances as a risk factor and therapeutic target for dementia.”

Program: HERE!

Registration link: https://ubc.ca1.qualtrics.com/jfe/form/SV_87eLoPeWrU9Lcma

Registration deadline: Thursday, August 8th at 11:59pm PT.

CBR/LSI Research Day 2024 … by Mira Milutinovic

CBR Research Day is an opportunity for students to showcase their summer research projects, hear an inspirational keynote talk, and celebrate the end of the CBR Summer Studentship Program in August.

The event provides an excellent opportunity for students to practice their presentation skills in front of an audience, and share their work with their peers and other labs. Students will have the opportunity to present their summer work through short talks and a poster presentation.

An overview of the day

  • Exciting short talks and poster presentations by summer students, showcasing their research
  • An inspirational keynote speaker from the sciences
  • Awards for student presentations, as well as a celebration of mentorship during the Neil Mackenzie Mentorship Award
  • A lively environment to celebrate the conclusion of the CBR Summer Studentship Program!

You can support the future of Research Day and the ongoing CBR Summer Studentship Program by donating here.

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