The University of Iowa

Medical Scientist Training Program

Carver College of Medicine

MSTP Retreat 2014 Schedule*

Tuesday, August 5, 2014
2189 MERF

MSTP Student attendance optional

1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
M1G & M2G Rotation Talks
3:00 pm - 3:30 pm
M1G & M2G Business Meeting

Wednesday, August 6, 2014
Film Scene
Downtown Iowa City

MSTP Student attendance required

8:30 am
Continental Breakfast
9:00 am
Research Talks (M5Gs)
10:00 am
Break
10:10 am
Research Talks (M5Gs)
11:10 am
Keynote Speaker, "Communicating Scientific Information"
by Jean Goodwin, PhD, JD
Iowa State University Science Communication Project
12:00 pm
Lunch
1:00 pm
Elevator Talks (M4Gs & M5Gs)
2:00 pm
Creative Writing Workshop Projects (M2G & M3G)
2:45 pm
Business Meeting
3:00 pm
Happy hour & movie at Film Scene
3:45 pm - 5:00 pm
Scavenger hunt
5:30 pm
Dinner at Sam's Pizza

Friday, August 8, 2014
Wisconsin Dells

8:30 am
Arrive at West High School
9:00 am
Depart on Bus
11:00 am
Lunch in Dubuque, IA
2:00 pm
Arrive at Mt. Olympus (Wisconsin Dells) - Fun!!!

Saturday, August 9, 2014
Wisconsin Dells

?:00 am
Breakfast @ Mr. Pancake, Wisconsin Dells
10:00 am
Fun in Mt. Olympus park!
1:00 pm
Depart on bus (lunch on board)

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