Medical Student Research Symposium (2024)

The Medical Student Research Symposium (2024) will be held in January 29, 2024, 12-2:45 pm, Hiebert Lounge. All medical students are encouraged to present their research. The event is open to the entire campus!

UPDATE (1/19/2024): Oral Presenters Selected! 

The following students were selected as oral presenters for the January 29, 2024 symposium. They will share their research 1:15 – 2:25 PM on the day of the event. Congrats to the presenters!

  • Anne Li
  • Joy Ha
  • Claire Stover
  • Daniel Sconzo
  • Eric Sung
  • Rose Zhao

Displaying Your Research at the Symposium


  • Medical students who would like to participate in the symposium may submit an abstract by using the Abstract Submission Form. The Medical Student Research Steering Committee will select several students for short talks.
  • See Abstract Guidelines to write your abstract.

        Poster Information

        • Do not make your poster longer than 48” in any one dimension.
        • See Tips on Poster Design & Presentation to create your poster.
        • You will be notified as the date gets closer about procedures for setting up your poster on the day of event.

        Outstanding Research Mentor Nominations

        The School of Medicine will recognize outstanding research mentors who have worked with students. Students may nominate a mentor using  the Outstanding Research Mentor Nomination Form.

        Symposium Schedule of Events

        12:00-12:10   Welcome addresses
        12:15-12:45    Group A poster presenters (even #)
        12:45-1:15      Group B poster presenters (odd #). During this time posters are judged by faculty.
        1:15-2:25        Short talks selected from MSSRP, LEADS, M3/M4, MD-PhD programs
        2:25-2:35       Poster awards
        2:35-2:45       Photos with poster winners and adjourn
        (Food will be available during the poster session, 12:00-1:15)