ANNOUNCEMENT

 

 

Date:     April 2, 2014

 

To:          All UF Graduate Students, Coordinators and Staff

 

From:    UF Graduate School

 

RE:          Tomorrow, 2 p.m.: Three Minute Thesis Competition Finals

 

 

The Three Minute Thesis (3MT®) Competition finals are taking place this Thursday and you are invited to attend!

 

The competition challenges students to present their doctoral research to a general audience in 3 minutes or less.

 

Attending the 3MT Competition would be an excellent opportunity for you to network and also see the type of research being conducted by other graduate students at UF. Presentation topics range from medicine, engineering, education, public health, and much more.

 

The event is FREE and we will be serving complimentary  refreshments.

 

The audience will also have the opportunity to vote and the presenter with the most votes will win the People’s Choice award.

 

When: April 3, 2014

Where: Reitz Union Auditorium

Time: 2 pm- 4 pm

 

To RSVP please visit: http://bit.ly/1pf5CjD

 

Taj Azarian

Ph.D. Student in Epidemiology

Title: Transmission of Community-Associated Staphylococcus aureus: A Genomic and Ecological Approach to Unraveling the Epidemiology of Antibiotic Resistant Pathogens

 

Lindsay Vecchio

Ph.D. Student in Curriculum and Instruction

Title: Haitian-American Generation 1.5 Students’ Experiences in ENC 1101 Course

 

Suguna Jairam

Ph.D. Student in Agricultural and Biological Engineering

Title: Synthesis of Sustainable and Stable Waterborne Latex of Bio Based Polymer Encapsulated Nanophase Via Miniemulsion Polymerization

 

Ian Stern

Ph.D. Student in Physics

Title: Improving Dark Matter Searches

 

Regina Martuscello

Ph.D. Student in Medical Sciences

Title: Modulation of Tumor Metabolism Via Dietary Intervention Slows Proliferation of Glioblastoma

 

Gabrielle Ferro

Ph.D. Student in Food and Resource Economics

Title: A Detailed Analysis of the National School Lunch Program and Supplemental Nutrition Assistance   

Program

 

Badal Juneja

Ph.D. Student in Biomedical Engineering

Title: Backscatter Imaging System for Medical Applications

 

Christina Graves

Ph.D. Student in Medical Sciences

Title: Intestinal Epithelial Cell Dysfunction in Type 1 Diabetes

 

Chanda Littles

Ph.D. Student in Interdisciplinary Ecology

Title: Investigating Manatee Population Dynamics in Northwest Florida

 

Michael Schulz

Ph.D. Chemistry

Title: Targeting Pediatric Osteosarcoma with Polymer-Mediated Radiotherapy

             

Kimberly Hawkins

Ph.D. Student in Medical Sciences

Title: Enhancing the Resolution Pathway as a New Ischemic Stroke Treatment

 

For more information, please contact Ruth Visuete at [log in to unmask].

 

We look forward to seeing you there!