Schedule / Important Dates

VMSRTP Schedule: Summer, 2018

Schedule is subject to change; changes will be announced at weekly meetings & by email.

Mon, Sept 18, 2017 Informational Lunch: About the VMSRTP Coordinators
Previous Students
VIDI 102
Fri, Oct 13, 2017 Informational Lunch: Mentor Selection Coordinators
Previous Students
VIDI 103
mid-Nov, 2017 On-Line Applications Accepted
Fri, Feb 2, 2018 Application Deadline
mid-Feb Announcement of 2018 Fellows
March 20, 2018 Kick-Off Dinner for 2018 VMSRTP
Scientific Method & Development of Grant Proposals
C Long
VIDI 113
Fri, May 11 Complete Research Proposals
Complete On-Line Training
Mon, May 14 Orientation to Biomedical Research
(8:30AM – 1:30PM)Review of Grants & Funding
Statistics Refresher
Scientific Ethics & Scientific Fraud
Mentor/Mentee Relationships

Dr. Long
Dr. Hamer
Dr. R. Vemulapalli
Dr. Gaddy

VIDI 102
Tue, May 15 Orientation to Biomedical Research
(9:00AM – 1:00PM)Preparing a Professional Profile
Ethics of Animal Research
Data Acquisition/Management/Ownership
Future Opportunities for Research

Dr. Moberly
Dr. T. Vemulapalli
Dr. Long
Dr. Smith

VIDI 102
Wed, May 16 BSL-2 Training (9:30AM – 11:30AM) Biosafety Office GSC 3117
Thu, May 17 Veterinary Scientist Careers Dinner with Mentors (6:00PM) Fellows & Mentors Napa Flats
1727 Texas Ave S
College Station, TX
Fri, May 18 CVM Picnic (11:30AM – 1:00PM) Courtyard
Thu, May 24 Posters & Presentations Dr. Gaddy VIDI 102
Mon, May 28 Memorial Day Holiday
Thu, May 31 Texas Heart Institute:
Comparative Cardiovascular Pathology
Regenerative Medicine
Center for Cell & Organ Biotechnology
Wafic Said Molecular Cardiology Res.
Laboratory Animal Care
K Sprung, P Potts
Dr. Clubb, Dr. Weeks
Dr. SampaioDr. Woodside
Dr. Costas
Houston, TX
Thu, June 7 Keeling Center for Comparative Medicine & Research, MD Anderson Cancer Center Dr. Abee, Dr. Baze, Dr. Brady, Dr. Buchl, Dr. Gray, et al. Bastrop.TX
Thu, June 14 Writing Scientific Papers Dr. Gaddy VIDI 102
Thu, June 21 Presenting a Journal Club Paper Dr. DeFiguieredo VIDI 102
Thu, June 28 Journal Club Presentations Scholars VIDI 102
Wed, July 4 Independence Day Holiday
Thu, July 5 Journal Club Presentations Scholars VIDI 102
Thu, July 12 Journal Club Presentations Scholars VIDI 102
July 16 National Veterinary Scholars Symposium Abstracts Due (3:00PM CDT)
Thu, July 19 Journal Club Presentations Scholars VIDI 102
Thu, July 26 Elevator Talks Scholars VIDI 102
Fri, July 27 Posters Due Scholars Creative Technologies
Tue, July 31 VMSRTP Conference Scholars VENI 101C
Aug 2-4 National Veterinary Scholars Symposium at Texas A&M
Mon, Aug 13 Final Reports Due Scholars