Student discusses research findings with Research Day keynote speaker

Research Day

Research day is an annual CHHS event that provides an opportunity for faculty and students to celebrate the scholarly efforts of the CHHS. It takes place during the Health and Human Services week and consists of a keynote speaker; a scientific poster session, showcasing the work of our CHHS faculty and students; a distinguished professor presentation and podium presentations for interprofessional research award winners.

Research Day (Friday, April 8, 2016)

Karen M. Mustian, associate professor in the Departments of SurgeryKaren M. Mustian, PhD, M.S., MPH, ACSM, FSBM is an associate professor in the Departments of Surgery, Radiation Oncology, Public Health Sciences and the Wilmot Cancer Institute at the University of Rochester Medical Center. Mustian is director of the URMC PEAK Human Performance Clinical Research Lab and deputy director of the NCI URCC NCORP Research Base. Internationally and nationally, Mustian is chair of the Multinational Association of Supportive Care in Cancer Fatigue Study Group and chair of the National Cancer Institute (NCI) Symptom Management and Quality of Life Steering Committee. She is a member of the NCI Community Oncology and Prevention Trials Research Group's Community Oncology Cardiotoxicity Task Force and the NCI National Clinical Trials Network Disease Steering Committee Chairs Group.

Schedule of Events:

Burney Center, Continental Breakfast served

Supportive Care in Oncology: Changing the Standard of Care in Communities across the United States
: Keynote presentation by Karen Mustian
9 - 10 a.m.

Poster Showcase
10 - 11 a.m.

McNeill Distinguished Professor Lecture: Barbara Lutz, School of Nursing
11 a.m. - Noon