Career Development

Larry Rudel Award

The Larry Rudel Award honors outstanding trainees working on topics closely related to lipid metabolism and lipid-related disease. Three graduate students or post docs within 5 years of their terminal degree will have the opportunity to compete for a $500 cash prize.  Presentations will be made at a dedicated session with judges selecting the top presentation.  Abstracts are due July 29 for consideration.

Click here to donate to the Larry Rudel Award Fund.

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Selected Abstracts

Six abstracts will be selected for podium presentations throughout the conference.  Abstracts are due July 29 for consideration.

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Poster Presentations

All abstracts submitted by August 19 are eligible for poster display during the Poster Sessions.  

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Career Development Lunch

Trainees will hear about the career pathways of four individuals across the spectrum of scientific careers.  Following a brief panel discussion, trainees will have the opportunity to engage the panelists during a business luncheon. 

Registration is required for this free event.

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90 Second Poster Pitch

Trainees can register to present their work in a 90 Second Poster Pitch Session.  These brief presentations occur before each poster session and allow the trainee to "advertise" their poster in a 90 second, one slide presentation.

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Networking

FLRC is known for being an exceedingly social event where trainees are given ample space to interact with leaders in the field.  

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