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2019 Workshops

Workshops for 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 GW Research Days participants.

GW Research Days Demystified
Not sure if you are ready to dive in? We will present some tips about the abstract submission process and designing poster presentations. Students are encouraged to bring their questions about Research Days and what they can expect.
Monday, February 11, 2019; 5:30-6:30 pm
Gelman Library, Room 101/101a (National Churchill Library and Center)

Research Days Poster Prep
We'll go over the basics of poster design, and we'll bring examples. Have a draft poster already? We'll be happy to provide feedback on your ideas! This session is for you, wherever you may be in the poster design process.
Tuesday, March 26, 2019; 5:30-6:30 pm
Gelman Library, Room 101/101a (National Churchill Library and Center)
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Get Ready for Research Days
We will answer last minute questions and provide feedback on posters. If students want to practice their oral presentations, we will coach you on those presentations, too!
Thursday, April 4, 2019; 5:30-6:30 pm
Gelman Library, Room 101/101a (National Churchill Library and Center)
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Resources for Health Sciences Presenters

Drop-in Poster Feedback Session
Working on your poster for GW Research Days? Want some feedback on your layout? Unsure if your content is unclear or overwhelming? Stop by our drop-in poster feedback session for answers to your questions. First come, first served!
Monday, March 25, 2019; 12:00 noon-3:00 pm
First Floor of Himmelfarb Library

WebEx Poster Feedback Session
Are you a distance education student? Join us online!
Monday, March 25, 2019; 7:00-8:00 pm ET
Via WebEx: https://gwu.webex.com/meet/tph

Online Resources
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.

Milken Institute School of Public Health has provided guidance and resources for its students. Visit the Milken Institute School of Public Health Research Days webpage.