The FSU Graduate School and The HBCU Master's Degree STEM Program will host our first Student Research Conference on Friday, April 13 and Saturday, April 14. This event will be held on the FSU campus in Capel Arena and is open to undergraduate and graduate students of all majors and disciplines. We are excited about this conference and look forward to your support and participation.
The conference begins at 6:00 p.m. on Friday, April 13 with an opening plenary session and dinner. The conference continues on Saturday morning with student poster presentations and a series of concurrent sessions with paper presentations by students from FSU and other colleges and universities. Another exciting highlight of this conference is a series of panel discussions. Experts from business; social, behavorial, and natural sciences; education; and mathematics will share their career paths and challenges.
Our opening plenary keynote speaker for this event will be Dr. Christopher Edwards. A licensed psychologist, Dr. Edwards currently is the Medical Director of the Biofeedback Laboratory and Pediatric Neuropsychology Service at Duke University Medical Center in Durham.
Our luncheon keynote speaker will be Dr. Ingrid Hall. Dr. Hall is currently a Lead Epidemiologist at the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention in Atlanta, Georgia. She has worked as a cancer epidemiologist in the Division of Cancer Prevention and Control for the past 14 years.
If you are a student who is engaged in research, we encourage you to submit an abstract. The registration fee for students is only $35 and $50 for faculty by the pre-registration deadline of March 30.
We look forward to sharing this event with you!