2018 Workshops

Workshops for Day 1 Presenters

The following sessions are geared towards presenters on Day 1 of Research Days (arts, business, education, engineering, humanities, law, mathematics, sciences and other topics) but are open to all Research Days participants.

Abstract and Poster Design Workshop
Wednesday, February 21, 2018
5:00-7:00 pm
Marvin Center 405
RSVP to attend
Stumped on how to write an abstract? Don't know what to put on your poster? This workshop will cover the nuts and bolts of abstract writing and also provide some of the basics about designing a research poster.

Poster Design Workshop
Tuesday, March 6, 2018
5:00-7:00 pm
Marvin Center 405
RSVP to attend
Presenting at Research Days 2018, but you haven't prepared a poster before? This workshop will cover designing your research poster and some common poster mistakes you should avoid.

Poster Design Workshop
Wednesday, March 21, 2018
5:00 - 7:00 pm
Marvin Center 405
RSVP to attend
Presenting at Research Days 2018, but you haven't prepared a poster before? This workshop will cover designing your research poster and some common poster mistakes you should avoid.

Hands-on Poster Preparation Workshop
Tuesday, March 27, 2018
5:00 - 7:00 pm
Marvin Center 405
RSVP to attend
Presenting at Research Days 2018 but don't know what to put on your poster? Bring your draft poster, and members of the Research Days planning team will provide feedback!

Research Poster Presentation Workshop
Tuesday, April 3, 2018
5:00-7:00 pm
Marvin Center 403
RSVP to attend
Practice your oral presentation for GW Research Days. Members of the Research Days planning team will provide feedback on the presentation of your research!


Workshops for Day 2 Presenters

The following sessions and resources are targeted towards presenters on Day 2 of Research Days (health and medicine topics) but are open to all Research Days participants.

The 2018 schedule of workshops will be announced soon.

Online Resources
In addition, Himmelfarb Health Sciences Library has a number of online resources available with tips on writing abstracts, creating graphics and tables, designing your poster, presenting your poster to judges and guidance on finding images that comply with copyright and fair use. Visit the online Himmelfarb Research Days Resources.