Postdoctoral Research Symposium

This year the symposium will take place during National Postdoc Appreciation Week on Thursday, September 21. The symposium will include:

  • Plenary speaker  - Prof. David Weiss; Associate Professor, Emory Vaccine Center and Dept. of Medicine/Div. of Infectious Diseases and Director of Emory Antibiotic Resistance Center
  • Poster session
  • Selected oral presentations by postdocs:
    • Todd Everson
    • Jennifer Gander
    • Laura Hansen
    • Matthias Kreuzer
    • Grace Sanghee Lee
    • Jianing Li
    • Kathryn Oliver
    • Tim Rutkowski
    • Ryan Smith
    • Evonne Woodson
  • Best Poster Awards:
    • Donald Noble
    • Guoqing Qian
    • Paja Sijacic
    • Baotong Zhang
    • Deborah Barany
    • Waaqo Daddacha
    • Nitasha Kumar
    • Ben Perry
    • Derrick Morton
    • Brandon Carpenter
  • Best Image Awards:
    • 1st place: Ariel Diaz
    • 2nd place: Alejandra Valdivia
    • 3rd place: Sandii Constable
  • Best Mentor Awards:
    • Grace Pavlath
    • Eric Ortlund
    • Roy Sutliff
    • Garry Bassell
    • Sheila Rauch
    • Dean Jones

Important Dates:

  • Abstract submission (deadline: July 20)
  • Best Image Competition (deadline: Aug 11)
  • Call for mentor nominations (deadline: Sept. 1)
  • Call for Postdocs' honor and awards  (deadline: August 28 )
  • Click here to register for the symposium (deadline: Sept. 10)