Research Days

Grad Ed Mailing Address

Uniformed Services University
Graduate Education Office
4301 Jones Bridge Road; Bethesda, Maryland 20814-4799

Graduate Education Office
Toll Free: (800) 772-1747
Main: (301) 295-9474/3913
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Associate Dean
Saibal Dey, Ph.D.

Graduate Education: Research Day

Research Day


The Annual Faculty Senate Research Day / Graduate Student Colloquium highlights clinical and basic science research achievements at USU and its affiliated institutions, and promotes research collaborations both within USU and with its adjunct faculty at various sites.
This two day event is open to everyone.

Highlights include: 

  • Workshops and Symposia. Selected faculty members are invited to speak on selected topics of interest. These topics are selected from current trends in the scientific community.
  • Poster presentations. Students and faculty from USU and its affiliated institutions are grouped into several concurrent sessions to present their posters to interested participants.
  • Postdoctoral Fellows Platform Presentations. The Postdoctoral Fellows Association select individuals who have submitted abstracts to present their scientific work.
  • Plenary Lecture and Keynote Speaker. Plenary speakers are selected as well as a Keynote speaker, chosen by the Research Day Committee, to give a lecture on a topic that has been chosen as the theme for the Research Day event. Past speakers have included Robert Balaban, Ph.D., National Heart Lung Blood Institute, NIH and Olli-P. Kallioniemi, MD, Ph.D., Cancer Genetics Branch, The Human Genome Research Institute.