Schedule / Important Dates

2022 VMSRTP Schedule

*The schedule is subject to change; changes will be announced at weekly meetings and by email.

DateEventPersonLocation
Wed., Mar 9, 2022
(5:30-6:30PM)
Organizational/Introduction MeetingScholars/MentorsVIDI 105 & ZOOM
Wed., Mar 23, 2022
(5:30-7 PM)
Proposal writing workshop Drs. Gaddy, LongVIDI 105
Fri., April 15, 2022Proposals due by email to Dr. T. Vemulapalli
Complete
prior to Wed., May 11, 2022
Responsible Conduct of Research & Compliance Training:
BSL-2, Biological Safety Cabinet Training (Train-Traq)
Blood Borne Pathogen, Radiation Training (Train-Traq)
CITI training - Working with IACUC
All training is ONLINE
Thu., May 12, 2022Orientation: Required Responsible Conduct of Research

8:30AM: Welcome
8:45AM: Ethical, Responsible Conduct of Research
9:30AM: Ethics of Animal Research
10:15AM: Break
10:30AM: Statistics in Research
11:15AM: How to Perform Effective Literature Searches
Directors Long, Vemulapalli
Dr. Ramesh Vemulapalli
Dr. Tracy Vemulapalli

Dr. Sarah Hamer
Libraries
VIDI 105
Fri., May 13, 2022Orientation: Required Responsible Conduct of Research
8:30AM: Mentor-Mentee Relationships
9:15AM: Research Grants and Funding Opportunities
10:00AM: Break
10:15AM: Evaluating & Presenting a Scientific Journal Article
11:00AM: Data Management, Ownership & Conflicts of
Interest

Dr. Dana Gaddy
Dr. Peter Nghiem

Dr. P. de Figueiredo
Dr. Chuck Long


VIDI 105
Wed., May 18, 2022 Dinner: Career Paths for Veterinary ScientistsScholars/MentorsPebble Creek Country Club
Thu., May 19, 2022
(11:30AM-1PM)
Literature Searches, Building your professional profile
Alumni corner-Invitee in industry

Heather Moberly

VIDI 105
Thu., May 26, 2022
(11:30AM-1PM)
Journal Club Presentations by scholar groups
Data conversion to abstracts

Scholars
Dr. Gaddy
VIDI 105
Thu., June 2, 2022
(11:30AM-1PM)
Journal Club Presentations by scholar groups
ScholarsVIDI 105
Thu., June 9, 2022
(11:30AM-1PM)
Organizing Project/Data into posters, oral presentations, manuscripts – start with an outline Dr. Dana GaddyVIDI 105
Thu., June 16, 2022
(11:30AM-1PM)
Journal Club Presentations by scholar groupsScholarsVIDI 105
Thu., June 23, 2022
(11:30AM-1PM)
Journal Club Presentations by scholar groups
Alumni corner- Invitee: Stephanie Myers, DVM Resident,
Johns Hopkins University - in person
Scholars VIDI 105
Tues, June 28, 2022
(12-1 PM)
Boehringer Ingelheim Career Panel DiscussionVirtual Panel VIDI 127
Thu., June 30, 2022
(11:30AM-1PM)
Journal Club Presentations by scholar groups
Alumni corner-Invitee: Joseph Hicks, DVM, PhD, Current Fellow at the Centers for Disease
ScholarsVIDI 105
Thu., July 7, 2022
(11:30AM-1PM)
Elevator speeches followed by Lab people appreciation— invitation lunch with invited lab peopleDr. Dana GaddyVIDI 105
Thu., July 14, 2022
(11:30AM-1PM)
Preparing and delivering effective research presentations;
Program Assessment and Evaluation
All Scholars
Directors
VIDI 105
~Wed., July 13, 2022 Symposium Abstracts due to AAVMC at 1 PM CDT (estimated)All Scholars
Thu., July 21, 2022
(11:30AM-1PM)
Poster and MS Writing Workshop Drs. Long & GaddyVIDI 105
Thu., July 28, 2022Posters due for printingAll Scholars
Thu., July 28, 2022 (11:30AM-1PM)MS Draft Due for Review - to Dr. Vemulapalli
Directors' Office Hours
VMSRTP DirectorsVIDI 105
Fri., July 29, 2022
(8AM-3PM)
Texas A&M Summer Veterinary Student Research Conference

Scholars/MentorsVENI 107AB
Fri., July 29, 2022
(6PM)
VMSRTP Final Banquet & Awards Ceremony Scholars/MentorsTBD
Thu.-Sat., August 4-6, 2022 National Veterinary Scholars Symposium
University of Minnesota, St. Paul (travel Aug 4-7)
Virtual Zoom Meeting
Mon., August 15, 2021Final Manuscripts due to Mentors,
Project completion and final NVSS evaluation
All Scholars