The University of Texas Rio Grande Valley

The Office of the Associate Dean of Research UTRGV School of Medicine

Inaugural Research Symposium

School of Medicine Inaugural Research Symposium
August 12, 2017 from 8-5pm

Edinburg Conference Center at Renaissance, 118 Paseo del Prado, Edinburg, Texas

We are excited to invite all medical students and community research investigators to participate in the School of Medicine’s Inaugural research symposium.  This event will showcase our research across the disciplines through oral and poster presentations.  Participants are welcome to present their work on any of the following areas:


Basic Sciences
Biomedical Sciences
Clinical Disciplines
Global Health/Public Health

Important Research Symposium Dates:

July 8, 2017 – Submit your abstracts for 2017 Poster or Oral Presentations
July 15, 2017 – Committee review of proposal and decision on participation

August 5, 2017 – Final Meeting Program Available Online
August 12, 2017 – Research Symposium

Call for Abstracts (Oral and Poster):

Students and faculty who have participated in scholarly research at UTRGV or other academic institutions are invited to present their work. 

School of Medicine Inaugurlal Research Symposium

Edinburg Conference Center at Renaissance

(118 Paseo del Prado, Edinburg, Texas)



Submit complete registration and abstract on or before July 8, 2017

**CME Credit available for physicians

Attention: Participants registering but not presenting an abstract, please fill out form and indicate in the abstract information box "Not presenting, only attending" Thank you!

Free Registration and abstract submission CLICK HERE