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
- 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:
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.
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:
If you want to capture the attention of almost 400 cancer researchers, contact Sara Emery at
Questions? Contact the event coordinator via e-mail: