The Graduate Student Education Committee (GSEC) poster session at the annual Medical School Research Retreat Nov. 4 offers students at UTHealth Medical School a public forum for presenting their findings and an opportunity to receive valuable feedback on their research. It also allows students to see how their research compares to that of their peers in a competitive setting.

Each year, awards are given for projects that demonstrate outstanding and innovative research that has the potential for contributing to the advancement of medical science and health care.

The research retreat will be held 9 a.m. – 4:30 p.m., Nov. 4 at the Sarofim Research Building of the Institute of Molecular Medicine.

The deadline to submit an abstract for the GSEC poster session is Oct. 16, 2015.  Submit an abstract online.

Prizes to be awarded:

  • First place prize: $400
  • Second place prizes (two): $300
  • Third place prizes (four): $200