The University of Iowa

Medical Scientist Training Program

Carver College of Medicine

MSTP Conversations in Research (for M1Gs and M2Gs)

This weekly, noon-time seminar series provides 1st and 2nd year MSTP students an opportunity to interact with individual MSTP faculty members in the PhD programs affiliated with the MSTP and learn about research opportunities available for graduate training.  The series also provides focused sessions on topics of interest to MSTP trainees (writing skills, individual pre-doctoral fellowship application, program transitions, etc).

Conversations in Research Schedule

Conversations in Research Spring 2014 sessions are held on Monday from 12:30 - 1:20pm in 2126 MERF.

 


January 13, 2014

Creative Communication Workshop (CCW)

January 20, 2014

Holiday - No Class

January 27, 2014

Charles Brenner, PhD, Biochemistry , Internal Medicine , Molecular and Cellular Biology , Genetics

Steve Varga, PhD, Microbiology , Immunology

February 3, 2014

CCW Progress Meeting

February 10, 2014

Ernesto Fuentes, PhD, Biochemistry , Molecular and Cellular Biology

Stefan Strack, PhD, Pharmacology , Molecular and Cellular Biology , Neuroscience

February 17, 2014

Discussion with M3Gs

February 24, 2014

Individual Fellowship Grant Awards (e.g. F30, AHA) - Donna Hammond, PhD, Executive Associate Dean

March 3, 2014

CCW Work In-Class on Projects

March 10, 2014

Dale Abel, MD, Internal Medicine , Biochemistry

March 17, 2014

Spring Break - No Class

March 24, 2014

George Richerson, MD, PhD, Neurology , Molecular Physiology and Biophysics , Neuroscience , Molecular and Cellular Biology

March 31, 2014

CCW Project Discussion - Group #1

April 7, 2014

MSTP Revisit - No Class

April 14, 2014

CCW Project Discussion - Group #2

April 21, 2014

CCW Project Discussion - Group #3

April 28, 2014

CCW Project Discussion - Group #4

May 5, 2014

Creative Communication Workshop - Presentation Skills

June 26, 2014

Creative Communications Workshop Final Presentations