Kresge Eye Institute, in association with the Anatomy/Cell Biology Department, is organizing its 4th Annual Vision Research Workshop on October 18, 2017 to highlight the research accomplishments of our graduate students, postdoctoral fellows, research assistants/associates, residents and clinical fellows. The goal of this workshop is to provide an outstanding opportunity for the vision community on the WSU campus to interact with each other and exchange ideas for possible collaboration.
Rachel Caspi, Ph.D., Head, Immunoregulation Section Chief, Laboratory of Immunology National Eye Institute, NIH will be our ‘Distinguished Keynote Speaker.’
At this time, abstracts are being solicited from the research community of WSU and Henry Ford Health System for work related to the eye and vision. The deadline for abstract submission is September 8th. Abstracts should be arranged under the following headings: Purpose, Methods, Results Conclusions with 200 words or less without Figures and Tables. Presentations will be judged by WSU faculty, post-doctoral and graduate students. Prizes for the top three presentations will be awarded based on scientific content and significance, clarity and ability to address questions.
We also encourage you to submit a picture from your work which could be used as the cover page, and the selected picture will be honored with a special award.
Abstract Submission Guidelines
- – The abstract should include four distinct parts- Purpose, Methods, Results and Conclusions.
- – There is a limit of 200 words or less without figures and tables.
- – An Individual may be First Author (Presenting Author) of only one abstract. There is no limit to the number of times an individual may appear as a co-author on abstracts.
- – #1 Oral presentation, #2 Poster
- – #1 Poster, #2 Oral presentation
- – Poster only