Student Research Day

This year’s annual Georgetown University Medical Center Student Research Day was held on Tuesday, October 8th, 2019.

SRD 2019


Since 1985 Student Research Day has provided an on-campus forum for students to showcase their research pursuits. For many students, the day offers the opportunity to share their dissertation research with their colleagues from other disciplines, engaging in discussion and soliciting feedback.

Student Research Day will is held in the fall of each year for the students in the PhD program at the Georgetown University Medical Center. The purpose of Student Research Days is to showcase the scientific research efforts of graduate students at Georgetown University. For more information please visit this website.


8:00am – 9:00am Registration
Poster presenters should register in the south lobby (first floor) or Medical-Dental building and be prepared to hang their posters within this time period.
9:00am – 11:35am Oral Presentations
New Research Building Auditorium
Refreshments Available
11:35am – 12:45pm Lunch
Preclinical Sciences Hallway
1:00pm – 2:00pm Keynote Speaker
Dr. Abigail Marsh, Associate Professor of Psychology, Neuroscience, and Cognitive Science
Proctor Harvey Amphitheater, Medical-Dental Bldg 1st Floor
2:00pm-4:00pm Poster Session
Preclinical Sciences Hallway
4:00pm-5:00pm Reception & Raffle
Preclinical Sciences Hallway
We will announce the oral & poster presentation winners as well as the raffle prizes.


Student Research Day is open to all current graduate students in one of the following Ph.D. programs at Georgetown University:

  • Biochemistry & Molecular Biology
  • Biology
  • Cell Biology
  • Chemistry
  • Global Infectious Disease
  • Microbiology & Immunology
  • Neuroscience
  • Pharmacology
  • Physics
  • Psychology
  • Physiology & Biophysics
  • Tumor Biology

Congratulations to our 2019 Student Research Day Winners!

Oral Presentation Winners: 

1st- Deran Erdengiz

2nd- Andrew Speidell

Biologies Poster Presentation winners:

1st- Michael Chambers

2nd- Vincent Chen

Neuroscience and Pharmacology Poster Presentation winners:

1st- Adam Caccavano

2nd- Kevin Cook

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