2018 Moffitt Scientific Symposium

Date/Time: 05/09/2018 07:00 AM - 05/09/2018 06:00 PM

Type: Education

Location: Moffitt Cancer Center, Stabile Research Building

Click here to view the Schedule At-A-Glance

This annual event showcases the exciting research that is being conducted at Moffitt Cancer Center. The day includes oral and poster presentations by researchers at Moffitt. The Symposium will also feature five faculty oral presentations. The day's events will culminate with the announcement of the recipients of the 2017 Milestone Awards, Junior Scientist Partnership Awards, Clinical and Research Mentors of the Year Awards and the top Poster Presenters of the day.


Call for Abstracts

Clinical Fellows, Post-Doctoral Fellows, Residents, Graduate Students, Undergraduate Students, Research Scientists and Staff Scientists conducting research at the Cancer Center are invited to submit an abstract for this event (limit one abstract per person). Early submission of your abstract is encouraged as space is limited. The Abstract Submission site will open on Tuesday, January 2, 2018 at 8:00 AM. Abstract submission deadline is Monday, March 5, 2018 at 5:00 PM.

Twelve (12) individuals will be selected from the submitted abstracts to give an Oral Presentation: three from each of the following 4 categories: basic science research, clinical science research, population science research and translational science research.

Monetary awards will be given to all individuals selected to give an oral presentation as well as the top eight posters (two in each of the four categories) as selected by event attendees!

Click here to view the Call for Abstracts (coming soon)

Click here to view the Abstract Guidelines

Click here to download the Abstract Submission Form!!

Click here to SUBMIT an abstract (link will be activated on Tuesday, January 2, 2018 at 8:00 AM) 


Mentor of the Year Nominations

Nominations will be accepted from trainees for the Mentor of the Year Awards until March 30, 2018. There will be one award fro a clinical mentor and one award for a research mentor. The winning nomination for Research Mentor of the Year will be selected by a committee of Moffitt postdoctoral fellows and graduate students based on the criteria in the guidelines; the winning nomination for Clinical Mentor of the Year will be selected by a committee of Moffitt clinical fellows and residents based on the criteria in the guidelines.

Please click the following links to view the Clinical Mentor of the Year roles and guidelines and the Research Mentor of the Year roles and guidelines.

Click here to submit your Clinical Mentor of the Year nomination (link will be activated on Tuesday, January 2, 2018 at 8:00 AM). 

Click here to submit your Research Mentor of the Year nominations (link will be activated on Tuesday, January 2, 2018 at 8:00 AM). 

Questions? Please contact:

Angela (Angie) Reagan at 745-5189 or Rae Reuille at 745-1548