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Medical Scholar Research Pathway Program Events

Upcoming Events


February 11, 2021. – Virtual 2021 Medical Research Colloquium

MRC 2021 Oral talk session

Time: 12– 5pm
To obtain agenda, contact:  COM-MD-Research@tamu.edu


February 10, 2021. – Virtual 2021 Medical Research Colloquium

MRC 2021 Voice-over Poster session

Time: 12– 5pm
To obtain agenda, contact:  COM-MD-Research@tamu.edu


January 28, 2021 – MSRPP Medical Student Launch Talks

Time: 12– 1pm  
Zoom ID: 936-0919-1134, passcode: 241673

Building Resilience: Does Curriculum style matter?
Astha Mittal, Class 2022
Michael Junior, Class 2021

Mentor: Michael Spohn, MD, FAEM, BCS Campus Associate Dean, Director Texas A&M Integrated Medicine (AIM) Program


January 20, 2021 – MSRPP Mentor Talk

Therapeutic targeting of tumor-lymphatic crosstalk in an inflamed tumor microenvironment to inhibit lymph node metastasis”

Sanjukta Chakraborty PhD
Assistant Professor, Department of Medical Physiology, Texas A&M University
Time: 12 – 1 pm
Zoom ID: 991 0840 9004, passcode: 686853


January 5, 2021. – Virtual 2021 Medical Research Colloquium

Call for Abstracts Closes ( COM-MD-Research@tamu.edu)

December 10, 2020 – MSRPP Medical Student Launch Talks 

Zoom ID: 929-2758-4812, passcode: 586978

Graphic medicine? The illustrations and text of Dr. Seuss

Jared Eichner, Class 2023

Mentor: Barbara Gastel, MD PhD, Professor of Veterinary Integrative Biosciences and Humanities in Medicine, Texas A&M University

Time: 4– 4:30 pm

Sex-based differences in glioblastoma multiforme: molecular etiology, pathogenesis and treatment

Caren Stuebe, Class 2023

Mentor: L. Gerard Toussaint III, MD, Texas Brain and Spine Institute

Time: 4:30 – 5 pm


December 9, 2020 – MSRPP Mentor Talk

Therapeutic targeting of tumor-lymphatic crosstalk in an inflamed tumor microenvironment to inhibit lymph node metastasis

Sanjukta Chakraborty, Ph.D

Assistant Professor, Department of Medical Physiology, Texas A&M University

Time: 12 – 1 pm
Zoom ID: 9120543806973, passcode: 769791


December 2, 2020 – Virtual 2021 Medical Research Colloquium

Call for Abstracts Opens ( COM-MD-Research@tamu.edu)

Submit your medical research abstract for voice-over Poster (Feb 10, 2021) or a 20 min Oral talk (Feb 11, 2021).
Note: Abstract submission form will be sent via email.

November 24, 2020 – MSRPP Medical Student Launch Talks
 
Time: 12– 12:30 pm
Zoom ID: 989-0586-8529, passcode: 537765
 
What is the cost of health eating? The provider’s perspective
Jeremiah Ling, Class 2023
Mentor: Mark D. Faries, PhD, Associate Professor and Extension Specialist, Texas A&M University, AgriLife Extension Service
 
Time: 12:30 – 1 pm
 
Co-use of alcohol and cannabinoids during pregnancy: Effects on the developing fetus
Lokeshwar Bhenderu, Class 2023
Mentor: Rajesh C. Miranda, PhD, Professor, Texas A&M University, Department of Neuroscience and Experimental Therapeutics

November 11, 2020 – MSRPP Mentor talk

“Insights into the Medical Management of Epilepsy”

Batool F. Kirmani MD, FAAN, FAES
Director, CHI St Joseph’s Health Epilepsy and Functional Neurosurgery
Clinical Professor (Affiliated), Texas A&M University
Time: 12 – 1 pm
Zoom ID: 990 4936 7724, passcode: 617377


October 20, 2020 – MSRPP Mentor talk

“Pathophysiology and Treatment of COVID-19”

Samba Reddy, PhD, RPh, FAAAS, FAAPS, FAES
Chancellor EDGES Fellow
Professor, Texas A&M University, Neuroscience and Experimental Therapeutics
Time: 12 – 1 pm
Zoom ID: 942 1588 0100, no passcode

 

Medical Research Travel Award 2020

MRTA Virtual 2020 Applications Open: Nov 2nd, 2020 and close: Nov 30th, 2020
Awardees will be notified on December 17th, 2020.

Application: here

Look for these new changes:

  • This award will pay for conference registration fees
  • This year due to COVID-19, this award will not pay for transportation and lodging costs (please disregard that information on the application)


Eligibility:

  • TAMU COM medical student
  • Students must be in good academic standing
  • Student conference abstract must be submitted as part of the MRTA application

October 6, 2020 – MSRPP Medical Student Launch talk
Gut Feeling: Are Humans more like rats or mice in our mesenteric neural composition?

Astha Mittal, Class of 2022, and Peter Park, Class 2023
Faculty Mentor: Pooneh Bagher, PhD, Assistant Professor, Texas A&M University, Medical Physiology Department
Time: 4 pm – 5 pm
Zoom ID: 9570819 4178, no passcode


October 6, 2020 – Grand Rounds
Micro-nanofluidics for terrestrial and space Medicine

Alessandro Grattoni, PhD
Chairman and Professor, Department of Nanomedicine, Houston Methodist Research Institute
Professor, Departments of Surgery and Radiation Oncology, Houston Methodist Hospital
Adjunct Research Professor, Texas A&M College of Medicine
Time: 12 am – 1:15 pm
Zoom ID: 191 319 661, passcode 323108