The Rio Grande Physiological Society

The Rio Grande Physiological Society

Trainee Award Competition at Inaugural RGPS Meeting, 2023



The Competition has three phases:

  1. After the abstract submission deadline of March 13, 2023, all student and trainee members who submitted abstracts will be asked if they want to participate in the Trainee Award Competition.
  2. Poster presentation during Friday's poster session. Judges will select six finalists.
  3. Oral presentation by finalists during Saturday's oral presentation session.
    For the oral presentations the finalists will project their posters on the screen in the lecture hall. No additional slides are allowed. Finalists have 10 min for their oral presentation followed by 5 min for discussion. Based on the oral presentations and discussions, the audience will select a first, second, and third prize winner via an online voting system.


The first, second, and third prize winners will receive a certificate. In addition, monetary prizes will be awarded.