Ochsner's Annual Research Day

Tuesday, May 16, 2017
This year's theme: Transplant

Questions: Karen Rice - krice@ochsner.org - 504-842-6193

Critical Dates

November 1, 2016

Call for Abstracts, OASIS abstract submission site open
Click here for complete submission and award information.

January 31, 2017

Abstract submission deadline @ 11:00pm
Click here to submit your 300-word abstract

NOTE: Because the submission period has been extended to 3 full months, no extensions to the deadline will be granted, and no late abstracts will be accepted. No exceptions.

February 24, 2017

Acceptance/nonacceptance notifications emailed

IMPORTANT: Confirmation/notification emails will probably be diverted to your CLUTTER folder in Outlook. Check your CLUTTER folder for Research Day messages.

March 3, 2017

Deadline for accepting invitations to present posters at the event
If you accept, you are required to prepare a poster and attend the evening reception on May 16 to discuss your work.

March 13, 2017

Poster submission deadline for no-fee printing
Click here for the poster template
Email posters to ResearchDayPosters@ochsner.org

April 14, 2017

Poster submission deadline for in-house printing
$60 fee applies for submissions received March 14 - April 14
Click here for the poster template
Email posters to ResearchDayPosters@ochsner.org

April 15, 2017

Beginning on this date, posters must be printed by an outside vendor such as City Blueprint (1904 Poydras, Monday-Friday, 504-522-0387). Personal payment of the vendor charge is required.

May 15, 2017

Poster hanging in the Brent House Atrium begins at 1:00pm
All posters must be hung by 8am on May 16

May 16, 2017

Research Day

Research Day Schedule


Podium presentations by UQ-Ochsner medical students


Podium presentations by pharmacy staff/residents


Podium presentations by nurses


Podium presentations by residents/fellows


Keynote address


Staff viewing of research posters


Evening poster viewing, award presentation, and reception