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Ninth Annual Postdoctoral Research Symposium

The Graduate’s School’s Office of Postdoctoral Scholars is hosting the Ninth Annual Postdoctoral Scholars Research Symposium on June 9, 2017, in the Center for the Arts. This event showcases the research done by postdoctoral scholars through a research abstract/poster competition and a three-minute oral presentation competition. The top three abstract/poster presentations and the top two three-minute presentations will be recognized at the event. The annual Distinguished Postdoc Mentor Award will also be given.

Participants at this event must be postdoctoral scholars at UB, Roswell Park Cancer Institute, Research Institute on Addictions or Hauptman-Woodward Institute.

Registrations will be accepted through May 5, 2017.

Date and Location

Friday, June 9, 2017
1:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Center for The Arts
North Campus

Contact Information

Luis A. Colón, Associate Dean for Graduate and Postdoctoral Education
Phone: 645-5823


12:00 - 1:00 p.m. Poster setup
1:00 - 2:30 p.m.

Award for Distinguished Postdoc Mentor


Three-minute presentations: 12 postdoctoral scholars will present their work in three minutes using only one static slide

2:30 - 4:00 p.m. Poster judging, presentations and reception
4:00 - 5:00 p.m. Postdoctoral awards for abstract/posters (three awards) and three-minute presentation (two awards)

Nominate a Mentor!

Do you have a mentor that you would like to nominate for the Distinguished Postdoc Mentor Award? Click here for more award details and information on how to nominate your mentor(163 KB).

Prior Symposiums