MD Program

Contact Medical Student Research Program

1213 MERF
Iowa City, Iowa 52242-2600
Phone:(319) 335-9449
Fax: (319) 335-8049

  • 2014 Summer Didactic Sessions


    • Orientation Meeting for M1 summer Research Fellows
      TBD, 12:30 p.m.
    • Orientation Meeting for Pre-M1 Summer Research Fellows
      TBD, 12:00 p.m.
    • Wednesday Seminar Series
      Wednesdays, 283 EMRB 
      (sponsored by the MSTP).
      View Schedule 
    • Responsible Conduct of Research: Responsibilities to the Institution, the Community, and Society
      MANDATORY SESSIONS (unless you attended the training last year)
      TBD, Beisner Aud 1 BSB 
      Authorship & Peer Review and Research Misconduct (Plagiarism, Falsification & Fabrication)
      Apollina Goel, PhD, Radiation Oncology
      Protecting Scholarly Endeavors and Investments
      Chris Squier, PhD, Oral Pathology
      TBD, Beisner Aud 1 BSB  
      Becoming an Informed University Scholar - Human Subjects & Vulnerable Populations
      David Moser, PhD, Psychiatry
      Care and Use of Laboratory Animals
      Michael Anderson, PhD, Physiology


    •  How to Write a Scientific Abstract 
          TBD, 12:30-1:30 p.m. 
          Richard Roller, PhD    
    • How to Prepare a Scientific Presentation (Oral & Poster)
          TBD 5:00-5:50 p.m. 
          Kale Bongers, MSTP Student  

      You can also see examples and instructions on the following website:

        Other Programs of Interest

    • Scientific Seminar Series for Summer Researchers
      Thursdays, 12:00-1:00 p.m., in June and July (See schedule for dates) View Schedule 
    • Survival Skills Workshop for Young Researchers (registration required by )
      TBA More Information