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NextGen Precision Health & Ellis Fischel Cancer Center Science Seminar - October 20, 2022


More information about the talk is available below.

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"Division of Research, Innovation & Impact (RII) Supports for your Research"

Presented by: Sheila Grant, PhD, Associate Vice Chancellor of Research & Strategic Initiatives; Sarah Polasky, PhD, Director of Strategic Proposal Development; Christine Terry, PhD, Director of Professional Development

Date: October 20, 2022, 4:30-5:30 p.m.
Location: Tom & Linda Atkins Seminar Room, Roy Blunt NextGen Precision Health building

*Those who wish to attend virtually can request a Zoom link at registration

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Please join us to learn about the research supports available through RII. We will provide and overview of the services we offer, including: professional development, research development, proposal development and translational development.

Speaker Bio

Grant Headshot

Dr. Sheila Grant, Associate Vice Chancellor for Research and Strategic Initiatives will discuss the Innovation and Entrepreneurship office with its goal of provide training, catalyst seed funding, business mentorship and wrap-around support to MU innovators.

Polasky Headshot

Dr. Sarah Polasky, Director of the Strategic Proposal Development Services (SPDS), will highlight services provided in research development and proposal development from hosting brainstorming workshops to submitting proposals. 

Terry Headshot

Dr. Christine Terry, Profession Development Director, will discuss the professional development programs and activities which include in-depth training programs, workshops, the Research Development Fellows Programs, and Mentoring at Mizzou.