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The School of Graduate Studies

The School of Graduate Studies is pleased to announce the centerwide Annual Research Day 2017 on April 19, 2017. 

The day will consist of a platform session, three poster sessions, a keynote address, and finally, a dinner for all participants. Presentations are invited from students in the School of Graduate Studies, the College of Medicine, the School of Public Health, the College of Nursing, and the College of Health Related Professions. Medical residents, postdoctoral fellows, and undergraduate students conducting research with Downstate faculty are also encouraged to present their research findings. Award funding will be derived from the School of Graduate Studies as well as other sources.

Our Keynote lecture this year  will be " The Dynamic Epileptic Brain".  The address will be given by Christophe Bernard, Inserm PhysioNet Team Leader, Institut de Neurosciences des Systèmes, Aix-Marseille Université - Faculté de Médecine , Paris.

The schedule for the day will be as follows:

10am-12:30pm Platform Session - schedule - abstracts Alumni Auditorium
10am-11:45 Poster Session 1 - schedule - abstracts EB Atrium
12 noon - 1:45 Poster Session 2 - schedule - abstracts EB Atrium
2pm - 3:45 Poster Session 3 - schedule - abstracts EB Atrium
4:00 - 4:05 Presentation of Robert F. Furchgott Awards Alumni Auditorium
4:05 - 5:00 Annual Graduate Day Keynote Lecture Alumni Auditorium
6:30 - Annual Research Day Dinner

Pacificana Restaurant, Brooklyn

Subway directions, driving directions

Annual    Research   Day   provides an excellent occasion for the entire Downstate community to share the results of their research  efforts.

Applications to present are now closed (opened from March 13th to March 31, 2017 - application text and rules here).

The reservation form for the Annual Research Day Dinner is available here.

Informational updates and links will be provided as they are finalized.