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IDeA Western Regional Conference

October 18 - October 20

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Dear IDeA Colleagues:

 

PLEASE SHARE WITH IDeA students, faculty and researchers- MARK YOUR CALENDARS- REGISTRATION OPENING SOON!!!

 

5th NIH IDeA Western Regional Conference

October 18-20, 2017

Snow King Resort, Jackson WY

 

WE ARE FINALIZING PLANS FOR THE CONFERENCE AND REGISTRATION WILL OPEN SHORTLY

 

PROGRAM HIGHLIGHTS:

OCTOBER 18-

PRECONFERENCE WORKSHOPS

1 Day Grant Writers Workshop- NIH R01/R15 Writing Workshop: ‘Write Winning NIH Grant Proposals”

½ Day Bioinformatics Workshop- Have you ever wondered how scientists generate those interesting figures in scientific papers? It is often accomplished not in Excel, but through using informatics tools such as R. R is one of the most common and powerful statistics and graphing computer languages used in the sciences. This half-day workshop will introduce you to a range of visualization routines in R. The workshop is limited to 25 participants to ensure an intimate learning environment. This workshop is open to undergraduate and graduate students, postdocs, staff, and faculty on a first-come, first-served basis.

OPENING RECEPTION WITH STUDENT POSTER SESSION

OCTOBER 19-

KEYNOTE SPEAKER: DR. JONATHAN EISEN, UC-DAVIS GENOME CENTER (SEE JONATHAN IN ACTION: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=27lMmdmy-b8)

SCIENTIFIC SESSIONS WITH PRESENTATIONS FROM WESTERN STATE IDeA FUNDED INVESTIGATORS

WORKSHOPS: ENTREPENEURSHIP, SCIENTIFIC STORYTELLING FOR WRITING SCIENTIFIC PAPERS, PROFESSIONAL AND WORKPLACE ETIQUETTE, MENTORING…

SPECIAL ½ DAY SESSION: ENDING NATIVE AMERICAN HEALTH DISPARITIES including KEYNOTE SPEAKER, COMMUNITY DISCUSSIONS, PROJECT PRESENTATIONS, WORKSHOP…

NETWORKING RECEPTION AND BANQUET

OCTOBER 20-

INFORMATION SESSION: NIH UPDATES, NAIPI/NISBRE, INBRE-SEPA, NATIONAL RESEARCH MENTORING NETWORK (NRMN)

MOUNTAIN WEST CTR-IN: Clinical and Translational Opportunities in the Mountain West

CORE MANAGEMENT

WORKSHOPS: MOVING YOUR WORK TO POSTER AND PAPER- BRIDGING THE PASS,

               

If you have questions don’t hesitate to contact me.  We look forward to seeing everyone there.

 

Cheers, SS   

R. Scott Seville, Ph.D.

Director NIH NIGMS IDeA Wyoming INBRE

(www.uwyo.edu/wyominginbre)

Professor of Zoology and Physiology

University of Wyoming- Casper
125 College Drive
Casper, WY 82601

Ph# 307-268-2543
Cell# 307-277-3106
FAX# 307-268-2416
sseville@uwyo.edu

 

 

Details

Start:
October 18
End:
October 20
Website:
http://www.uwyo.edu/wyominginbre/events/2017-nih-west-idea.html

Venue

Snow King Resort
Jackson, WY United States + Google Map
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