April 23rd : UK OBE (Office of Biomedical Education) Upcoming Events
- Rethinking Slide Design
- Loan Repayment Programs from NIH
- 2018 Derby Partnering Summit
- Barnstable Brown Obesity and Diabetes Research Day
- Markey Cancer Center Research Day
- Fourth Annual Society of Postdoctoral Scholars Research Symposium
1. Rethinking Slide Design
When: Wednesday, April 25 and repeated on Thursday, April 26 3:00 – 4:00 p.m. (Wednesday) and 3:30 – 4:30 p.m. (Thursday)
Where: Lucille Little Fine Arts Library, Room 205 (Wednesday) and 209 (Thursday)
Description: This workshop is part of the New Faculty Teaching Academy series designed to provide new faculty with basic information that will contribute to a successful start at UK. However, all instructional populations are welcomed to attend.
This workshop encourages you to consider an alternative approach to slide design known as Assertion-Evidence Structure developed by Michael Alley at Penn State University. This technique eliminates bullets, minimizes text, and incorporates relevant graphics as a means of enhancing learning and retention. Summer break provides an opportunity to redesign presentation slides for the Fall semester.
2. Loan Repayment Programs from NIH
When: May 3rd, 12pm-1pm
Where: BBSRB 202A
Description: The NIH LRPS repay up to $35,000 annually of a researchers qualified educational debt (based on debt level) in return for a commitment to engage in NIH mission-related research.
3. 2018 Derby Partnering Summit
When: May 3rd 5 pm and 4th 10am to 2pm
Where: Cincinnati Marriot At River Center 10 West RiverCenter Blvd Covington KY 41011
Description: Combining business development and networking to foster mentoring opportunities from some of the nation’s leading biotech professionals.
4. 8th Annual Barnstable Brown Obesity and Diabetes Research Day
When: May 8th, 8:00am- 2:00pm
Where: Lee T. Todd Jr. Building; 789 South Limestone
Description: Researchers from the University of Kentucky and other regional institutes share their current findings and ongoing research about the alarming rise in obesity and diabetes rates. Presenters will also discuss prevention and treatment of these epidemic-level disease
5. Markey Cancer Center Research Day
When: May 9th, 8:30am- 5:00pm
Where: Singletary Center for the Arts
Description: Markey Cancer Center Research Day is a single-day event showcasing current cancer research projects throughout all disciplines at the University of Kentucky. For the ninth consecutive year, the event is being held at the UK Singletary Center for the Arts.
6. Fourth Annual Society of Postdoctoral Scholars Research Symposium
When: June 1st, 8am- 4:30pm
Where: Jacobs Science Building