Fall Retreat

Students eating and talking

Physiology Retreat 2021

When: Thursday, December 2 from 4 to 7 pm

Where: RE Farm Café at Windswept Farm, 1000 S Fillmore Rd State College PA

Why: Presenting your science is important!

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Abstract Submission/Registration Deadline: Nov 28, 2021

We are happy to be coming back together for a scientific retreat on Dec 2. Please take this opportunity to present your science, even if your story is incomplete.  

  • All PHSIO students are required to attend
  • All students year 2 and beyond are required to present a poster
  • If you have something you just presented at a meeting where you were 1st author, please present and don’t feel the need to create something new
  • The Experimental Biology Meeting abstract deadline is Nov 29, and we encourage you to jumpstart your poster by presenting new data if possible
  • If you have not collected a significant amount of data and in your 2nd year, please prepare a poster which provides an overview of the types of research questions and approaches used in your lab
  • If you need financial assistance printing out a poster, you will need to submit a request to dhk102@psu.edu and have your poster ready to be printed by Nov 28, 2021
  • Registration deadline is Friday Nov 26, 2021

Abstract Submission Guidelines

We will be following the format prepared by the Federation of Experimental Biology (FASEB) and EB 2021

Abstract Title and Body:

  • Enter the title of your abstract in title case (i.e., capitalize the first letter of each word, except prepositions) and bold. Include authors and departmental affiliations in unbolded text
  • Use standard abbreviations for units of measure
  • Spell out other abbreviations at first mention, followed by the abbreviation in parentheses for subsequent uses. Exceptions: DNA, RNA, etc
  • Include the source of research support at the end of the abstract and IRB/IACUC protocol number
  • The abstract title, authors, affiliations and abstract body must not exceed 3000 characters (excluding spaces) and must contain at least 100 characters
  • Please proofread the abstract before final submission. The final version will appear in a document for distribution at the retreat

Poster Size Guidelines:

  • If at all possible, please size your poster close to 34 x 42
  • Don’t reprint your poster if you have recently printed