In journal articles, oral or poster presentations, news releases, news and feature articles, interviews with reporters and other communications on projects funded by INBRE funds, faculty and students are required to acknowledge the IDeA program's full or partial support of the research. The citation in scientific publications should use the following format:
Research reported in this [publication/release] was supported by an Institutional Development Award (IDeA) from the National Institute of General Medical Sciences of the National Institutes of Health under grant number P20GM103442.
Cancer Prevention & Health Promotion Research in Indian Country
The 16th Annual American Indian Health Research Conference (AIHRC) takes place Saturday, October 20, 2018, at the University of North Dakota School of Medicine and Health Sciences in Grand Forks. The conference offers opportunities to discuss research directions, partnerships, and collaboration in health research focusing on American Indians.
Rodney Haring, PhD, MSW, assistant professor of oncology in the Department of Cancer Health Disparities Research at Roswell Park Comprehensive Cancer Center in Buffalo, New York, is the keynote speaker. The 2018 AIHRC will also feature speakers from the: American Indian Cancer Foundation, American Cancer Society, American Indian Public Health Resource Center at North Dakota State University, and Minnesota Department of Human Services
Plan to attend the ND INBRE Annual Research Symposium, scheduled for October 13 & 14, 2018. Undergraduates and faculty from across the state will present their research in a series of morning oral sessions and an afternoon poster session. An interactive presentation on graduate and medical school admissions is planned. On Sunday, a variety of technical workshops are available for students to attend. These include Western Blotting, Confocal Microscopy, qPCR, Immunohistochemistry and Flow Cytometry.
Local, school-based, middle and high school science fairs start this month. Qualifiers from these events move onto their regional fairs. Regional winners in the junior and senior divisions progress to the ND State Science & Engineering Fair to be held at the University of North Dakota, April 4 -5, 2019. Regional Fair dates and information can be found on the North Dakota Science & Engineering Fair website.
Many judges are needed to review the projects and give the students feedback. Please consider donating a few hours to help promote STEM in your region and state.