Annual Research Symposium

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The Department of Internal Medicine Annual Research Symposium showcases the research projects completed by our residents and provides an opportunity for fellows and students, as well as faculty, to present their work and interact with department members. A focal event of the symposium is Grand Rounds delivered by an invited outstanding physician scientist.

2018 Research Symposium

Thursday, May 10 - Friday, May 11, 2018

This year's Research Symposium is taking place Thursday, May 10 - Friday, May 11, 2018. A plenary poster and oral presentation session will take place in the morning on Friday, May 11. Our visiting professor is David J. Salant, MD, from Boston University, who is speaking at Grand Rounds. After Grand Rounds, there will be lunch and a poster session in Towsley Lobby. Resident presentations will occur Thursday and Friday afternoons.

Schedule of Events


2018 Internal Medicine Research Symposium Abstract Submission

Abstracts are eligible for selection as plenary poster and oral presentations. Trainees (lecturers, fellows, house officers or students) selected to present at a plenary session receive a cash award and a certificate. All other abstracts are to be presented as posters. Research abstracts are encouraged in all areas including Clinical Investigation: Diagnostics and Therapeutics, Health Care Delivery, Epidemiology, Organ Physiology and Pathophysiology, Molecular Mechanisms of Disease, Medical Ethics, and Medical Education.

Keynote Speaker

David J. Salant, MD
Vice Chair of Research
Norman Levinsky Professor of Medicine
Professor, Department of Medicine
Chief, Section of Nephrology
Professor, Department of Pathology & Laboratory Medicine
Boston University School of Medicine, Boston, MA


If you have any questions, please contact Jim Auge.

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