Kansas IDeA Network of Biomedical Research Excellence

Undergraduate Professional Development Seminar Series

Six months out of the school year the K-INBRE provides a professional development seminar series to all the participating campuses via videoconferencing. Each institution is fitted with a videoconferencing system so that they may view the seminars and participate as needed. The seminar series is the first Thursday of the month from noon to 1pm in February, March, April, September, October, and November. Seminars are recorded when possible and linked below for viewing.

Seminar Series Evaluation

Table of Contents

 

Diversity, April 20, 2017

Kimatha Choma, Phd, and Ted Morgan, phd, Kansas State University, held a discussion about diversity. The video referred to in the presentation can be found here.

 

Plagiarism, March 2, 2017

Heather Collins, MLS, and Rachel Vukas, MLS, University of Kansas Medical Center, gave an overview of plaigiarism in publishing.

 

iPoster, November 10, 2016

Sherry Fleming, PhD, and Tracy Rettig, Kansas State University, gave an overview of how to keep a lab notebook. The slides for the presentation can be found here.

How to Keep a Lab Notebook, October 6, 2016

Sherry Fleming, PhD, and Tracy Rettig, Kansas State University, gave an overview of how to keep a lab notebook. The slides for the presentation can be found here.

K-INBRE Introduction, September 8, 2016

Douglas Wright, the Director of K-INBRE at the University of Kansas Medical Center, gave an overview of K-INBRE

LinkedIn, March 3, 2016

Kent McAnally, Director Career Services at Washburn University, gave an overview of LinkedIn.

Job Seeking Tips, February 5, 2015

Saiday Mulbah & Dominique Feldkamp, Recruiters at Aerotek, presented tips on seeking biomedical jobs.

Poster Design Dos and Don'ts, November 6, 2014

Phil Shaffer, Graphic Design Specialist at KUMC, presented on poster design and what to do and not do.

Dress for Success, October 16, 2014

Melissa McClung presented on what to wear for various professional functions and settings. You may find the Pinterest information here, along with Mrs. McClung's website here. To send Mrs. McClung a pic of your outfit for critique, please email her here.

K-INBRE...Huh?, August 28, 2014

Dr. Doug Wright, K-INBRE PI, presented on what the K-INBRE program is, and K-INBRE student expectations

Stress, Sleep, and Self-Care, April 3, 2014

Dr. Stephanie Morris, Psychologist at Kansas State University, presented tips on how to manage stress in school and work

Giving an Oral Presentation, March 6, 2014

Dr. KJ Abraham, Undergraduate Coordinator at LU, presented tips on how to give an excellent oral presentation

Graduate Student Panel, February 6, 2014

Several graduate students from KUMC, KSU, and WSU sat on a panel to answer questions about med and graduate school experiences

Values and Science, October 4, 2013

Dr. Bruce Glymour, Interim Department Head, Department of Philosophy, Kansas State University

Leveraging Multiple Sequencing Technologies..., September 3, 2013

Jennifer Shelton, MS, Bioinformatics Core Outreach Coordinator, Kansas State University

Research RX: The Prescription for Success, March 7, 2013

Gwen Wilson, MLS, Health Sciences Librarian, Washburn University

How to Make a Great Poster, December 6, 2012

Dr. Vicki Corbin, Director of Education Outreach, Clemson University

Graduate School: What is it and how to get into it

BioResearch Central – Growing Bioscience Jobs in Kansas, October 4, 2012

Angela Kreps, President, BioKansas