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2013 Undergraduate Research in the Molecular Sciences Meeting

UAN crop logoSeptember 18, 2013 -- The Minnesota State University Moorhead UAN chapter is hosting the 8th Undergraduate Research in the Molecular Sciences Meeting (URMS) from October 4-5, 2013. The meeting will feature several keynote speakers and sessions on admission to graduate school, admission to medical school, and pursuing careers in industry. 

Hosting UAN Chapter: Minnesota State University Moorhead Chemistry and Biochemistry Club
UAN Chapter Advisor: Mark Wallert, Ph.D.
Registration Deadline: October 1, 2013
Abstract Submission Deadline: September 27, 2013
Meeting Website: www.urmsmeeting.org 

Meeting sessions:

Meeting partners include Minnesota State University Moorhead, Concordia College Moorhead, The Red River Valley Chapter of the American Chemical Society.

  • The meeting will involve students and faculty from Minnesota, North Dakota, and South Dakota.
  • The Meeting will include two keynote speakers:
    • Dr. Robert R. Kane from the Baylor University Institute of Biomedical Studies and Center for Drug Discovery will be our Friday featured speaker at URMS. Dr. Kane’s talk will be”Synthetic Chemistry Applied to Vaccines and Transplantation.” He will also be available to answer questions about graduate studies.
    • Rosa M. Miller will be our Saturday featured speaker at URMS. Rosa M. Miller is the former Vice President of Latin America and Global Channel Services at 3M and will provide insight into the industrial side of the science careers spectrum with her talk entitled “Applying Science to a Successful Business Journey”.
     
  • The meeting will feature both oral and poster presentations.

ASBMB sponsored Presentations and Travel Awards:
-Oral Presentation Competition (1 Travel Award)
-Poster Presentations and Travel Award (3 Travel Awards)

ACS sponsored Presentations and Travel Awards
-Oral Presentation Competition (1 Travel Award)
-Poster Presentations and Travel Award (3 Travel Awards)