The UAB Heersink School of Medicine Dale J. Benos Medical Student Research Day (MSRD) celebrates the research accomplishments of medical students and provides them with the opportunity to present their projects to fellow students and faculty. The day consists of poster presentations by students enrolled in the MD, MD/MPH, MD/MSPH, MD/MS, MD/MBA, and MD/PhD programs. All medical students are invited to present the results of their research projects. MSRD is scheduled to be held in Volker Hall.

UAB Heersink School of Medicine
Dale J Benos Medical Student Research Day

UAB Heersink SOM MSRD Abstract Submission Form

Submission Requirements
  • Abstracts should not be longer than 500 words
  • Click here for steps on how to create a structured abstract 
Poster Requirements
When you are ready to submit your poster for printing purposes, please submit it through the given link:
Time Line for UAB Heersink SOM
Dale J Benos Medical Student Research Day 
  • Aug 19th: Abstracts are due (MSRD Abstract Submission Form)

  • Sept 6th: Posters are due for printing to the Poster Service Center 

  • Sept 9th: Posters will be ready for pick up (fees may apply)

  • Sept 12th: Oral Presentations will be given via Zoom (3PM-5PM)

  • Sept 13th: Rotated Posters are displayed in Volker Hall  with Judging (Noon-5PM

  • Sept 16th: Awards are Announced