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SCRMC Fall 2019 Conference at Union South

September 20, 2019 @ 11:30 am - 6:00 pm

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When: 11:30am – 6pm – Tomorrow, Friday, September 20th 2019

Where: Union South – Varsity Hall, 1308 W. Dayton St, Madison, WI



We are pleased to welcome two keynote speakers:
  • Dr. Johnny Huard, PhD – Director and Chief Scientific Officer at the Center for Regenerative Sports Medicine at the Steadman Philippon Research Institute
  • Dr. Deneen Wellik, PhD – Chair and Professor in the Department of Cell and Regenerative Biology at UW – Madison
This year’s SCRMC Fall Conference will also feature:
  • 3-minute blitz talks selected from submitted trainee poster abstracts
  • Research poster session from undergraduate, graduate, and post-doctoral trainees across UW-Madison
  • A $1000 travel award to the best blitz talk speaker, two $500 travel awards to graduate and postdoctoral poster presenters, and a $100 People’s Choice award for best poster
  • A faculty career panel with expertise in various disciplines providing insight into career paths and networking opportunities
  • Trivia, door prizes, and more!
Poster Submission: Please submit abstracts of 250 words or less to uwscrmc@gmail.com to present a poster or be considered for a blitz talk by September 17th 2019. Please indicate if you would like to present a blitz talk and poster, or poster only. All blitz talk presenters are also expected to present posters!!
Registration: This conference is free for students, postdoctoral fellows, and faculty across UW-Madison. Registration by September 18th 2019 will make you eligible for door prizes! Register here.
11:30 Lunch
12:00 Keynote: Dr. Deneen Wellik
1:00 Research Blitz Talks I
1:30 Career Panel
Dr. Pilar Ossorio – Professor of Law and Bioethics in the Department of Medical History
Dr. Deneen Wellik – Chair and Professor in the Department of Cell and Regenerative Biology
Dr. Peter Hofsteen – Senior Scientist at Promega Corporation
Dr. Victoria Sutton – Stem Cell Intellectual Property Manager at WARF
Dr. Anna Bishop Courtier – Director of Community Based Learning at WISCIENCE
2:20 Research Blitz Talks II
2:45 Poster Session
3:30 Keynote: Dr. Johnny Huard
4:30 Awards Ceremony
5:00 Reception
Please join us for this year’s conference!
2019 SCRMC Fall Conference Organizing Committee
Melissa Adams
Jiyoung Bae
Charu Mehta
Tiaira Porter
Brian Walczak
Coral Wille


September 20, 2019
11:30 am - 6:00 pm
Event Category:


Stem Cell & Regenerative Medicine Center


Union South — Varsity Hall
1308 W. Dayton St.
Madison, WI 53715 United States
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