Call for Abstracts

What is Veterinary Research Day, and why should YOU participate?

  • An opportunity to get to know your colleagues in the College of Veterinary Medicine
  • A chance to discover common research interests
  • A place to learn about research careers and who is doing what in the College

Who should submit an abstract?

  • Anyone who is doing clinical or basic research and wants to share preliminary or definitive findings with their colleagues
  • Anyone who has an interesting case report to share or discuss
  • Any student who wants practice in preparing a poster and presenting their data
  • Anyone who wants to present their own scholarly activity to the College of Veterinary Medicine community
  • Participants include, but are not limited to:
    • Faculty
    • Graduate students
    • Residents and Interns
    • Veterinary students
    • Undergraduate students

What type of material is appropriate for presentation?

  • Current research that has not been presented previously at a past COLLEGE research day:
    • Basic research
    • Clinical research
    • Case reports
    • Retrospective and prospective studies
    • Clinical or field trials
    • Inventions, descriptive research, or any scholarly activity
  • Presentation of preliminary findings is encouraged, especially by students- this is your opportunity to practice your presentation skills!
  • Studies reported at other meetings may be presented
  • Educational - New Scholarship of Teaching and Learning

Awards and prizes

  • Separate categories for graduate student/resident/intern presentations and veterinary students

Financial support for poster preparation

  • Financial support will be available for veterinary student posters

Poster size

  • Posters should be no larger than 3’ high by 5’ wide for all categories, but Educational
  • Posters for the Educational category are limited to 2' high by 3' wide

Poster limit

  • One poster per person