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 Fall 2014 sessions are held on Tuesday from 5:00 - 6:00 pm in 2126 MERF.

View Agenda for 08-19-14 Orientation Meeting Here

August 19, 2014

Introduction to Program Policies & Expectations (Steve Lentz and Pam Geyer)

August 26, 2014

Tina Tootle, PhD

Amy Lee, PhD

September 2, 2014

Dan Bonthius, MD, PhD

Scott Lieberman, MD, PhD

Septmber 9, 2014

Blaise Boles, PhD

Fayyaz Sutterwala, MD, PhD

September 16, 2014

Vinit Mahajan, PhD

Jason Barker, PhD

September 23, 2014

Brainstorming Recruitment Strategies

Moderated by Kai Rogers, M1G and Michael Choi, M2G

September 30, 2014

Lyse Norian, PhD

Nick Zavazava, MD, PhD

October 7, 2014

John Kirby, PhD

Joe Cullen, MD

October 14, 2014

Wendy Maury, PhD

George Weiner, MD

October 21, 2014

Chris Adams, MD, PhD

Andy Russo, PhD

October 28, 2014

Hillel Haim, MD, PhD

Paloma Giangrande, PhD

November 4, 2014

Data Blitzes

M4Gs and M5Gs

November 11, 2014

Hank Qi, MD, PhD

Janice Robertson, PhD

November 18, 2014

Gail Bishop, PhD

Lee-Ann Allen, PhD

December 2, 2014

Eric Taylor, PhD

James Ankrum, PhD