Six postdoctoral researchers acquired awards for flash-talk and poster shows at Texas A&M College’s Fourth Annual Postdoctoral Analysis Symposium, held in celebration of Nationwide Postdoc Appreciation Week.
The Texas A&M Postdoctoral Affiliation, the Well being Science Middle Postdoctoral Affiliation and the School of Veterinary Medication & Biomedical Sciences Postdoctoral Affiliation labored collectively to prepare the primary digital version of the symposium.
The Sept. 23 symposium featured greater than 40 postdoctoral contributors presenting their analysis to an viewers of 162 fellow postdocs, college members and workers from 17 schools and colleges.
Awards got in two classes to the next postdoctoral analysis associates:
- Excellent Flash-Speak Displays
First place: Nicola Oosthuizen, Division of Animal Science, School of Agriculture and Life Sciences
Second place: Don Hood, Division of Geology and Geophysics, School of Geosciences
Third place: Jolene Ramsey, Division of Biochemistry and Biophysics, School of Agriculture and Life Sciences
- Excellent Poster Displays
First place: Rebecca Legere, Biomedical Sciences Program, School of Veterinary Medication & Biomedical Sciences
Second place: Marie Southerland, Division of Microbial Pathogenesis and Immunology, School of Medication
Third place: Meichen Wang, Division of Veterinary Physiology & Pharmacology, School of Veterinary Medication & Biomedical Sciences
“Once we began planning for this symposium within the early spring, we couldn’t have anticipated how transitioning to a web based format may have turned out so properly,” stated Andreea Trache, college advisor for the Texas A&M Postdoctoral Affiliation and affiliate professor, School of Medication. “We’re very happy with the broad participation and excessive variety of attendees from throughout Texas A&M campuses. Furthermore, the standard of the shows, each for flash talks and poster shows, mirrored the complexity of the analysis carried out by Texas A&M postdocs and their professionalism.”
Audio system for the symposium included Vice President for Analysis Mark A. Barteau; Interim Dean Amy Waer, School of Medication; Affiliate Dean for Analysis and Graduate Research Robert Burghardt, School of Veterinary Medication & Biomedical Sciences; and keynote speaker Nancy Ryan Grey, president and chief government officer of Gordon Analysis Conferences.
Members of the postdoctoral government committees organized and coordinated the symposium. The Division of Analysis and the postdoctoral workplaces from the School of Medication and School of Veterinary Medication & Biomedical Sciences supplied administrative assist.
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