Involving Students in Research with SOM


Sep. 29, 2020, 3pm to 4:15pm

Office/Remote Location

Online Webinar


UNLV School of Medicine Undergraduate Researchers will give a short description of their research, describe how they got involved, and the benefits of working with the School of Medicine and its affiliated partners. Panelists will also participate in a Q&A session after their presentations.

Learning Objectives

By participating in this workshop you will:

  • Learn the type of research that is produced by SOM undergraduate researchers
  • Learn how to become affiliated with a research lab
  • Learn how to get involved in research with the School of Medicine


  • Ava Platt, Cellular and Molecular Brain Lab; Jefferson Kinney Ph.D.
  • Aaron Cheng, Neurogenetics and Precision Medicine Lab; Edwin Oh Ph.D.
  • Emily Carter, Undergraduate Researcher, UNLV SoM Department of Surgery; Deborah Kuhls M.D. & UNLV SoM OB/GYN Department; David Howard M.D./Ph.D.

Admission Information

This workshop is free to all UNLV students. 

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Contact Information

Office of Undergraduate Research CDC 1
Rafael Oganesyan

External Sponsor

Office of Undergraduate Research

UNLV School of Medicine