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Advances in Veterinary Medicine Research Day
April 17, 2014 - Keynote Speaker & Poster Presentations
Advances in Veterinary Medicine Day showcasew the research and scholarship accomplishments of veterinary students, residents, graduate students and faculty in the college. It brings the college community together to learn about exciting research being carried out by colleagues. Travel grants are awarded to the best student poster presentations in each of the five areas of study: immunology and infectious diseases, molecular and cellular biology, structure and function, clinical research, and epidemiology and applied research. The awards help students fund their travel to a national or international scientific meeting to present their research.
Awards Presentation and Keynote Address - April 17th at 12:00 pm
This year's keynote address will be given by Dr. Chand Khanna. Dr. Khanna is head of the Tumor and Metastasis Biology Section. Pediatric Oncology Branch and Senior Investigator at the Center for Cancer Research, National Cancer Institute. He received his DVM from the Western College of Veterinary Medicine in Saskatoon, Saskatchewan, followed by a small animal medicine and surgery internship at the Ontario Veterinary College in Guelph, Ontario and then a residency in Veterinary Internal Medicine and Oncology at the University of Minnesota. He received his PhD in Pathobiology also from the University of Minnesota, where he studied the immunotherapy of metastatic cancers. His primary area of research interest is the biology and treatment of cancer metastasis.
Dr. Cheryl London, associate professor in the Department of Veterinary Biosciences, is this year's Faculty Chair.
Poster Judging Sessions
Professional Students - April 16, 2013 from 2 - 5 pm
Graduate Students - April 17, 2013 from 8 - 10:30 am
Graduate Students - Continued for 2014 Research Day - Platform Presentations
All CVM Graduate Students have the oppotunity to be selected for a Platform Research Presentation to be given prior to the Keynote Address on April 17, 2014. Each presentation will be limited to 10 minutes. Those interested should mark the appropriate box yes (consider for oral presentation) on the abstract submission form, and submit the form along with their abstract to Michele Morscher by the March 17, 2014 deadline.
Members of the College's Council for Research will critically review and identify 1-3 submitted abstracts for the platform presentations.
If you have any questions or concerns, please contact Michele Morscher (morscher [dot] 1 [at] osu [dot] edu or 614-292-9203).