12:30 PM

Scholars Academy Sponsors 14th Annual Student Research Conference

UHD Scholars Academy will host the 14th Annual UHD Student Research Conference, Friday,from 8:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. This year's keynote speaker is Phillip Gallegos, 2003 UHD Alumnus and Staff Anesthesiologist at Pinnacle Anesthesia Consultants. The Community Speaker is Rachana Wood, Senior U.S. Diversity & Inclusion Consultant for Shell Oil Company.

The Student Research Conference is a university-wide, student-centered event showcasing the scholarly research and academic work performed by undergraduates at the University of Houston-Downtown. The conference will feature about 97 student poster presentations (eight of whom also will make oral presentations) from intensive student-driven research and other student projects.

The conference website provides a detailed event schedule, as well as highlights and programs from prior conferences.