West Virginia University Logo

Submission Information

The oral presentations of research will be held at HSC on March 22nd, from 8:30am-12:30pm.  The Van Liere Committee will choose the oral presentations that will present.  Presenters will have a total of 15 minutes (usually 10-12 minutes for presentation, 3-5 minutes for Q&A).  These are competitive and winners are chosen in each category, either Basic Science or Clinical and Translational Science. Oral presentations are open to all graduate students (including medical students and MD/PhD students) and residents. 

The poster session will be held at the Health Sciences Center, Learning Center Commons on March 23rd, from 8:30am-11:45am.  Only one abstract per person will be accepted.  The abstract should state the objective of the study and/or the hypothesis being tested, the methods used, the data obtained, the conclusions and the relevance of the studies to human health. The poster session is open to undergraduates, professional program students, graduate students, residents, fellows, and postdoctoral researchers.  The posters are judged by faculty and winners are chosen from each category.

Both the oral presentations of research and the Plenary lecture will offer Continuing Medical Education credit for physicians and nursing professionals. 

Full Agenda

March 22, 2018

Fukushima Auditorium

8:30 am     Clinical Translational Science Oral Presentations *CE

10:20 am   Break

10:30 am - Basic Science Oral Presentations *CE

12:00 pm


Pylons Lobby, Learning Center Commons

3:00 pm     Undergraduate Research Poster Session

4:30 pm -   Graduate Education at WVU Networking


March 23, 2018

Pylons Lobby, Learning Center Commons

8:30 am -   Poster Session

11:45 am


Okey Patteson Auditorium

12:00 pm   Plenary Lecture *CE

1:15 pm -   Awards Ceremony

1:50 pm


Pylons Lobby, Learning Center Commons

2:00 pm -   Reception, Meet & Greet, Book Signing

4:00 pm