Join us for Markey Cancer Center Research Day, May 17, 2017

Markey Cancer Center Research Day

Markey Cancer Center Research Day is a one-day event showcasing current cancer research projects at UK. For the eighth consecutive year, the event will be held at the UK Singletary Center for the Arts.

On May 17, 2017, UK researchers — students, post-doctoral fellows, faculty and staff — have the opportunity to share their work in an atmosphere of learning and collaboration through several avenues:

Researchers whose work highlights notable aspects of the overall cancer program at UK will present their posters during the poster sessions.

Register by the May 5 deadline to guarantee your attendance!

Over 100 Posters to be presented at Singletary Center

Researchers will present posters in one of the following research categories:

  • Basic Science
  • Clinical
  • Translational
  • Population-Based
  • Biostatistics/Bioinformatics
  • Informatics/IT
  • Core Resources

Prizes will be awarded to graduate students and to post-doctoral fellows for the best posters.

Poster presenters should follow the guidelines found on the Poster Guideline page: Poster Guidelines  

Singletary Center for the Arts

At the SCFA, the Poster Sessions will be in the lobby, with the Oral Presentations and the Susan B. Lester Memorial Lecture taking place in the Recital Hall. Lunch will be served on the Concert Hall stage, and the reception will be held in the SCFA President's Room.

For information, visit the the Singletary Center website.  

Online Registration

Registration is free for UK students, post-doctoral fellows, faculty, staff, official exhibitors, Markey Affiliates, Markey Patient Advisory Group members and University of Louisville guests. (Registration for those not affiliated with UK HealthCare is $20.) Lunch will be provided only to registered attendees, as will morning and afternoon refreshments. 

Registration closes May 5, 2017.

To register, use this link: Registration Form 

Exhibitor Information

If you want to capture the attention of almost 400 cancer researchers, contact Sara Emery at  

Questions? Contact the event coordinator via e-mail:

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