Faculty present their research at national and international scientific meetings. Some recent presentations include:

29th National Conference on Undergraduate Research (NCUR), Eastern Washington University, Cheney, Washington, April 16-18, 2015. Dr. Flona Redway, RISE Director presented on “Assessing the Effect of an Early Research Experience”. RISE students Diana Cordero and Kamren Livingston made poster presentations.

Annual Society for Cell Biology (ASCB), December 6-10, 2014, in Philadelphia, PA. Dr. Leticia Vega, Associate Professor and Dr. Brenda Schoffstall, Associate Professor delivered poster presentations on their on-going research in telomeres and wound healing using zebrafish as a research model, respectively. Victoria Hoelscher, research student in Dr. Schoffstall’s lab also attended the meeting.

7th Annual Florida Statewide Symposium, Engagement in Undergraduate Reseach, October 10-11, 2014, in Orlando, FL. Dr. Flona Redway, RISE Program Director and Associate Professor, Dr. Teresa Petrino-Lin, Associate Professor, and Dr. Yu-Wai Peter Lin, Associate Professor delivered a presentation in “Sustaining the Research Environment through Mentoring.”

American Association of Cancer Research (AACR), April 18-22, 2015 in Philadelphia, PA. Dr. Tang Hu, Associate Professor co-presented with RISE student Alice Nakasone a poster, entitled “Inhibition of cdc2 is linked to PMA-induced cell differentiation” and published the abstract for the poster in the Proceedings of American Association of Cancer Research (56: 981, 2015)

249th ACS national meeting, March 23, 2015, in Denver, CO Dr, Fisher Associate Professor presented with Ramon Gutierrez, Ayelet Delascagigas, and Travis Comnick, “Analysis and Quantification of D-Aspartic Acid in Marine Bivalve Mollusks.”

115th General Meeting of the American Society of Microbiology, May 30-June 2, 2015 in New Orleans, LA. Dr. Hengartner, Associate Professor, presented a research "Analysis of Biofilm Production in Staphylococcus" also co-authored by J. Fiedler, F. Lin, A. Nakasone (RISE), J‐A. Chinloy, P. Rodriguez, S. Fiedler, D. Packert, L. R. Vega, G. Packert.