VTCSOM Medical Student Research Symposium 2018
March 23, 2018
March 23 - 23 , 2018, noon to 5 p.m.
Virginia Tech Carilion School of Medicine, M203
2 Riverside Circle, Roanoke, VA 24016
This year's Medical Student Research Symposium will feature presentations on eight of the Class of 2018's top research projects along with poster sessions of all of the research projects by the class. Some of the topics include: the efficacy of ketamine in treating migraines, the effect of episodic future thinking that combines thoughts of smoking-related illness on a person's craving for nicotine, and the effects of intranasal insulin on memory.
New this year will be awards for research mentors, best poster, best presenter of a poster, and Letters of Distinction for productivity.
- 2018: Carmouche and Sheng receive 2018 VTCSOM Outstanding Research Mentor Awards
- 2018: Medical student's research informs understanding of cellular communication during viral heart infections
- 2018: Medical student investigates the effectiveness of drug used for treatment of migraines
- 2018: Medical student’s research shows promise as method to help quit smoking
- 2018 Research Symposium