VTCSOM Medical Student Research Symposium 2018

Date: 
Friday, March 23, 2018 - 12:00pm to 5:00pm
Location: 
Virginia Tech Carilion School of Medicine, M203, 2 Riverside Circle, Roanoke, VA 24016

This year's Medical Student Research Symposium will feature presentations on eight of the Class of 2018's top research projects along with poster sessions of all of the research projects by the class. Some of the topics include: the efficacy of ketamine in treating migraines, the effect of episodic future thinking that combines thoughts of smoking-related illness on a person's craving for nicotine, and the effects of intranasal insulin on memory.

New this year will be awards for research mentors, best poster, best presenter of a poster, and Letters of Distinction for productivity.

In the photograph: Perisa Ruhi, who will present her research on nicotine addiction at this year's symposium.

Schedule:
12:00 to 1:00 p.m. ~ Poster Presentations, Odd Numbers (VTCSOM First Floor)
1:00 to 1:20 p.m.~ Introduction and Mentor Awards
1:20 to 2:40 p.m. ~ Oral Presentations (M203)
2:40 to 3:30 p.m. ~ Poster Presentations, Even Numbers (VTCSOM First Floor)
3:30 to 4:50 p.m. ~ Oral Presentations (M203)
4:50 to 5:15 p.m. ~ Recognition of productivity letters, awarding of best poster, best presenter of a poster