Student Research Week 2016
Student Research Week at TTUHSC
Student Research Week (SRW) is the annual celebration of our outstanding TTUHSC student
research. SRW is organized by the Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences and consists
of poster competition for students, keynote addresses, student presentations, vendor
show and a fundraising banquet. It provides an opportunity for students to present and explore new research and
also fosters interactions between students and faculty. SRW is one of the largest
events at TTUHSC including over 300 participants. Now in its 28th year the theme for upcoming SRW is “Molecular Basis of Life & Disease”.
SRW 2016 Theme: "Molecular basis of Life & Disease"
March 8th-11th, 2016
The theme aims to disseminate scientific knowledge on the molecular basis of life
and how this information opens doors for treating human diseases. The logo features
molecules and techniques in biomedical research that have tremendously advanced scientific
This biomedical theme will be highlighted on the last day of the event, where keynote
speakers and student speakers will present research addressing this theme.
2016 Keynote Speakers:
Mario Capecchi, Ph.D.
Investigator, Howard Hughes Medical Institute
Distinguished Professor, Human Genetics and Biology, University of Utah, Salt Lake City, UT
Susan Amara, Ph.D.
Scientific Director, National Institute of Mental Health (NIMH), National Institutes
of Health (NIH), Bethesda, MD
For more information about the speakers click here.
Each year, SRW hosts a poster competition where students, residents, and fellows
from various biological and clinical disciplines can present their research projects
to faculty and peers
For more information about the poster competition click here.
2016 Student Research Week Schedule
March 8th - 11th, 2016
For the full weekly schedule please click here.
Submissions are now closed for 2016 Student Research Week.
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