Our annual all-day Postdoc Research Day returns on December 6th, 2021!
The UBC Postdoctoral Association Research Day is back in person (and online) this year!
Featuring a full day of interdisciplinary talks, the annual Postdoc Research Day brings together postdoctoral researchers from across faculties and affiliated institutions at UBC Vancouver. This event will be held in parallel with the UBC Okanagan Postdoc Research Day with all recorded presentations available online afterwards. Full schedule to follow shortly.
When: December 6, 2021 (Monday) Research Day 9:15am-5:45pm; Evening Reception from 6pm onwards
Where: Life Sciences Institute (2350 Health Sciences Mall), UBC Vancouver campus, and on Zoom
Who can attend?
Following the latest COVID-related safety guidelines*, in-person attendance is limited to UBC postdocs and research associates who will abide by these rules and to the latest occupancy limit. However, everyone else is welcome to attend virtually! This full-day event will be broadcast online, and the recordings will be available for viewing later.
Why should you attend?
– Share your research with awards for the best presentations
– Connect with your postdoctoral peers over the free coffee, lunch, and light dinner
– Find new collaborators and learn about ongoing research at UBC
Ready to sign up?
Register here: https://forms.gle/UxUKb9hymGk3NHdD7
Submit your abstract here: https://forms.gle/eHirUy5135bNt3cx5 (250 words, or less, targeting a general audience)
Deadline for abstract submission: November 19, 2021, 5 pm PT
Email us if you have any questions.
We are extremely grateful to our partners and sponsors who made this event possible:
UBC Vancouver Faculty of Graduate and Postdoctoral Studies
UBC Okanagan Postdoctoral Association
*COVID-related safety guidelines will be dependent on the latest provincial public health orders. These will include a requirement for proof of vaccination, a legal occupancy limit, physical distancing when possible, and indoor mask-wearing.
Tentative Schedule (subject to change):
9:15-9:30 Welcome and opening remarks
9:30-10:30 Lightning talks by postdocs and research associates
10:30-11:00 Coffee break
11:00-12:30 Full talks by postdocs and research associates
12:30-13:30 Lunch and town hall
13:30-14:30 Keynote presentation by Dr. Steven Barnes
14:30-15:00 Keynote lecture discussion
15:00-16:00 Lightning talks by postdocs and research associates
16:00-16:30 Coffee break
16:30-17:30 Full talks by postdocs and research associates
17:30-17:45 Awards and closing ceremony
18:00 to … Reception & award ceremony