Welcome to UAB KURE 2021

KURE Profile Photo

Summer 2021 Pipeline Programs Awards

Abstract and Presentation Information


  • View the KUH Conference Abstract Template, this can be used for both the EXPO and KUH Conference if desired(250 word limit, additional details and helpful tips attached)
  • Abstracts are submitted 3 times:
    • Pipeline programs deadline - July 21st by 5:00 PM – Pipeline Programs: rbecker@uab.edu
    • UAB EXPO deadline - July 21 – 25 – via Canvas Course (details will be emailed to you by the UAB Undergraduate Research Office)
    • NIH KUH Conference deadline – July 26: Rachel Pisarski, RPisarski@scgcorp.com, please cc rbecker@uab.edu(feel free to send earlier if ready)

Also, follow the link for the Abstract and Poster Presentation slides from the last two weeks, for your reference.

Templates, Image, and Grant citation:

Poster Template
Presentation Template (can be used for virtual poster presentation as well)
KURE WordMark
Cite the Grant: R25 DK 115353 in partnership with: NIH U54 DK126087 UAB Childhood Cystic Kidney Disease Core Center (UAB-CCKDCC) 

Poster Printing Information:
Size - 48" x 36" (powerpoint slide set up)
Saved as PDF (not print to PDF - does not retain size)
Email to Rena Becker 


July 26 – 30 – UAB Summer Research Expo (virtual)
  • All scholars are registered by the Pipeline Office
  • Posters Recordings and abstracts are to be uploaded between July 21 – 25.
*Details on the process of loading abstract and poster recording will be sent via email next week from the UAB Undergraduate Research Office.
*Please note, KURE deadline for abstracts is different than the website – see above.
  • Mentors and supervisors, you will need to REGISTER for the EXPO as well in order to take part in the EXPO
August 2nd– UAB KURE Symposium

Spain-Wallace Auditorium - 8:30 AM – 11:30 AM

  • 5 minute oral presentation with 1-2 minute Q&A
  • 3 sections of presenters (7 presenters in each section)

Lunch Reception and Award Announcements to follow - Kaul Lobby (2nd Floor)

August 4 – 5 – NIH KUH Summer Research Conference (virtual)

The meeting is expected to run from 9:30am-3:30pm (CT) on August 4th and 5th*

  • Poster sessions will be conducted in small groups, utilizing breakout rooms.
  • Each student will have 10 minutes to walk folks through their poster, with another 5 minutes for Q&A.&
  • Given the virtual setting, students may choose to use a powerpoint/slide format instead of displaying a PDF poster format, student preference
  • Please submit abstract for NIH KUH conference to: Rachel Pisarski (details above) by July 26th