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  Health Sciences Research Days

March 25-26th 2015

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Health Sciences Research Days 2011


26th Annual Health Sciences Research Days

Wednesday-Thursday, March 25-26, 2015

More info coming soon! See below for details on last year's winners, abstracts and lectures


Click here for a list of HSRD 2014's award-winning posters


Sponsored by:
The Office of the Senior Vice President for Academic Affairs and Provost
The Office of the Vice President for Research





Click here to view all HSRD 2014 abstracts (PDF)

This two-day event will showcase the diversity of health science-related research at Tulane, and will feature presentations by students, faculty and staff university-wide.

Poster presentations will be displayed for review at the J. Bennett Johnston Building on the downtown campus. In addition, a series of prizes will be awarded by Deans and Center Directors.

Please also join us for our lectures:

Wednesday April 2, 2014:

12:00pm, School of Medicine Room 6065
The Dr. & Mrs. Michael A. Gerber Memorial Lecture
"Cell Therapy for Liver Diseases: Hepatocytes vs. Stem Cells"
Markus Grompe, M.D. (Oregon Health & Science University)
Meet the Speaker Reception to follow, JBJ Mezzanine, 1:00pm

1:30pm, School of Medicine Room 6065
Building Interdisciplinary Research Careers in Womens Health (BIRCWH) Distinguished Lecture
"Hormones and the Heart: Promises, Problems and Unresolved Issues"
Suzanne Oparil, M.D. (University of Alabama at Birmingham)
Meet the Speaker Reception to follow, JBJ Mezzanine, 2:30pm

Thursday April 3, 2014:

12:00pm, School of Medicine Room 6065
Health Sciences Research Days Distinguished Lecture
"Mechanisms of Damage and Intervention of Ventilator-Induced Lung Injury: An Invitation to Trans-disciplinary Collaboration"
Donald P. Gaver, Ph.D (Tulane Department of Biomedical Engineering)
Meet the Speaker Reception to follow, JBJ Mezzanine, 1:00pm

4:00pm, School of Medicine Room 6001
Tulane Center for Aging Distinguished Lecture in Aging
"Are You Only as Young as Your Circadian Clock? Drosophila May Hold the Answer"
Jadwiga Giebultowicz, Ph.D. (Center for Healthy Aging Research, Oregon State University)

2014 Abstract Submission Form

2014 Abstract Submission Guidelines

2014 List of Awards

2014 Call for Abstracts



Questions? Contact Loula Burton at

2013 Program of Events
2013 Award Winners

2013 Abstracts



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