Posters Recognized at the 2018 Annual Conference in Cleveland
Tuesday, April 10, 2018
April 10, 2018
The National Postdoctoral Association (NPA) selected three poster session winners at its 16th Annual Conference, held April 6 - 8, 2018, at the Renaissance Cleveland Hotel in Cleveland, Ohio. The winners were:
Thomas Jefferson University's "Online Teaching Immersion Experience, Lesson Learned" by Natalie Chernets, Lisa Kozlowski, Mary Gozza-Cohen
Maine Medical Center Research Institute's "Enhancing Science Communication with Science Sketches" by Kyle Bond, Elisabeth Bergst, Annika Treyball, Sarah Peterson, Charles Lubelczyk, Lisa Dennison, Aaron Brown, and Don St. Germain; and
National Institutes of Health's "Science Voices from Home: an NIH Visiting Fellows' Committee Project" by Didier Chalhoub, Martin Lang, Fany Messanvi, Ulrike Klenke, Daphnee Villoing, Ulrike Boehm, Sarah Morgan, Lori Conlan
The poster judging was facilitated by John Peck. The official judges were: Doreen Badheka, Viktoria Bodnarova, Deirdre Brekken, Rita Brown, Sam Casteneda, Tammy Dennis, Nicole Ditillo, Dietrich Wolf Fenner, Eric Hoyer, Andrew Green, Ed Krug, Natalie Lundsteen, Kathleen McCann, David Proctor, Sina Safayi, Naresh Sunkara, Barbara Gonzalez Teran, Julie Tetzlaff, and Laetitia Wilkins.
Poster session winners were selected based on poster content (relevance to NPA goals and dissemination of ideas/information with the potential to make a significant impact on the postdoc population) and communication. This year's poster session fostered idea exchange and meaningful discussion, allowing participants to emulate successful programs at their institutions.