**Updates for 2023 Coming Soon**

2022 Program Events

Sunday, May 22
3:00 p.m. – Move in
6:30 p.m. – Meet in the lobby of Jones Tower to walk over to CBEC
7:00 p.m. – Informal convening dinner, CBEC lobby – sponsored by Ohio Five, Inc.

Monday, May 23
9:00 a.m. – Orientation, 130 CBEC
Overview of program information and activities
12:00 p.m. – Lunch with mentors, Faculty Club, Grand Lounge (mail floor)
Afternoon – Meeting with mentors (mentor will walk you to lab after lunch)

Tuesday, May 24
9:00 a.m. – Lab Safety Presentation by Dr. Amy Moore, 267 CBEC
**REQUIRED for interns in Chemistry & Biochemistry, Physics and Microbiology, optional for others**

Friday, June 24
Program dinner out
6:30 p.m. – Meet at Budd Dairy Food Hall

Friday, July 29
Capstone Event
10:00 a.m. – Welcome, presentations by students
11:30 a.m. – Virtual poster session
12:30 p.m. – Lunch
Faculty, chairs and deans or provosts from OSU and the Ohio 5 colleges will join for this event

Saturday, July 30
Move out

Workshop Calendar

Fridays at 1:00 pm in 267 CBEC unless otherwise noted.  These events are required for all trainees.

Week 1 – May 27, 1:00 p.m., 267 CBEC
Keeping a Good Lab Notebook (Tom Magliery)

Week 2 – June 3, 1:00 p.m., 267 CBEC
Responsible Conduct of Research

Week 3 – June 10, 1:00 p.m., 267 CBEC
Research Proposal Discussions
Bring your one-page aims description to this meeting to to share and discuss. The aims page should, roughly, have one paragraph on the larger area and problem, one paragraph on the specific area to be studied, one paragraph each on the aims of the project, and one paragraph on the innovation and significance.

Week 4 – June 17, 1:00 p.m., 267 CBEC
Preparing an Abstract

Week 5 – June 24, 3:00 p.m., 130 CBEC **note time and location**
Four-Minute Research Presentations
Mentors and student mentors should attend.
Program dinner out at 6:30 p.m. – see above.

Week 6 – July 1, 1:00 p.m., 267 CBEC
Preparing a Research Poster

Week 7 – July 8, 1:00 p.m., 130 CBEC **note location**
Applying to Graduate School
Meet Graduate Studies Committee Chairs and other program representatives.

Week 8 – July 15, 1:00 p.m., 267 CBEC
Giving a Good Research Presentation

Week 9 – July 22, 1:00 p.m., 267 CBEC
How to Present a Poster and What to Do at a Poster Session

Week 10
July 25, 3:00 p.m., TBD **note day and time**
Practice Presentations

July 27, 3:00 p.m., 180 Cunz Hall
Final meeting to discuss capstone event

Chair Meetings

We’ve scheduled meetings with the chairs of the participating departments.  This is a great opportunity to learn about the personal, educational and career history of a scientist.  You should feel free to ask questions about the best preparation for working in the field, graduate school options, and career opportunities.

These meetings are Wednesdays at 3:00 p.m. in 160 Cunz Hall.

June 1, 3:00 p.m., 150 Cunz Hall
Dr. Maria Gallo, Professor and Chair, Division of Epidemiology; Associate Dean of Research, College of Public Health

June 8, 3:00 p.m., 160 Cunz Hall
Dr. Kurt Fredrick, Professor and Chair, Department of Microbiology

June 15, 3:00 p.m., 160 Cunz Hall
Dr. Claudia Turro, Professor and Chair, Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry

June 22, 3:00 p.m., 160 Cunz Hall
Dr. Kellie Archer, Professor and Chair, Division of Biostatistics

June 29
No meeting today

July 6
No meeting today

July 13, 3:00 p.m., 160 Cunz Hall
Dr. Steve MacEachern, Department of Statistics

July 20, 3:00 p.m., 160 Cunz Hall

CPH/Statistics/Math Journal Club

These events are required for students in biostatistics, epidemiology, statistics, and mathematics labs.  Other students can participate if interested–please contact Dr. Amy Ferketich ( with questions.

The club meets Tuesdays at noon in 255 Cunz Hall on the following dates:

  • May 31
  • June 7
  • June 14
  • June 21
  • June 28
  • July 5
  • July 12
  • July 19
  • July 26