Vanderbilt Institute of Chemical Biology



2017 VICB
Student Research






2017 VICB Student Research Symposium


About & Registration


When:  Thursday, August 10, 8:00 am to 5:00 pm


Where: Vanderbilt Student Life Center

Registration:  Please CLICK HERE TO REGISTER

Oral and poster presenters must submit abstracts via the online registration form.  Thank you!

Due Dates: 
+  June 1, online registration begins
+  July 1, oral presentation abstracts due
+  August 1, poster abstracts due
+  August 1, last day to register for attendance only


Poster Size:  50 poster boards will be able to
accommodate 4' x 6' posters.  The rest will
accommodate 4' x 5' posters.

Who Can Attend? VICB lab member faculty, students, and staff. Non-member faculty, students and staff also welcome. All presentations will be made by students and postdoctorals.


Guest Speaker:


Anna Mapp, University of Michigan


Mapp Lab





Richard N. Armstrong Prize in Chemical Biology


Oral Presentation Awards:
$100 honorarium for all 7 presenters. $250 for top 3 presentations.


Poster Awards: $200 to top 2 posters in four categories (Synthetic Chemistry, Therapeutics and Translation, Systems Analysis, Molecular Discovery); 8 prizes total





7:30 AM-8:30 AM             Breakfast/Poster Hanging

8:30 AM-8:45 AM             Welcome Address

8:45 AM-10:00 AM           I. Therapeutics, Translation and Chemical Synthesis,
                                           Alex Waterson, Director Vanderbilt Center for Cancer Drug                                            Discovery

                                         Student Short Talks 

10:00 AM-10:30 AM         Break

10:30 AM-11:45                II. Molecular Discovery and Systems Analysis
                                            Brian Bachmann, Professor of Chemistry and Biochemistry

                                         Student Short Talks

11:45 AM-1:00PM             Lunch and poster viewing



1:00 PM-2:10 PM              VICB Prize Winner and Runner-Up

                                           Student Short Talk

2:10 PM-2:30 PM               Break

2:30 PM-3:30 PM               Anna Mapp, Professor of Chemistry, University of Michigan

3:30 – 5:00                         Poster Session plus wine/cheese





For additional information, contact the VICB office at 322-0907.


Oral & Poster Presentations Abstracts


Abstract Format:

Title (Times 16, BOLD, Centered, 90 Characters)

Authors (Times 14, Centered, underline your name)

Abstract (Times 12, Left-Justified, fewer than 2,800 characters)
























































































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