The LSAMP program supports students attending various research and graduate school preparation conferences throughout the year.
Conferences include (but not limited):
- California Forum for Diversity in Graduate Education (The Forum)
- Emerging Researchers National (ERN) Conference
- Central California Research Symposium (CCRS)
- Berkeley EDGE
Below you will find information on various conferences mentioned above. For additional assistance, contact the CSU-LSAMP office.
California Forum for Diversity in Graduate Education
The Northern and Southern California Forum provides students the opportunity to attend various workshops pertaining to graduate education, listen to motivational speakers and network with over 100 graduate program representatives.
Spring: April 23, 2016 San Jose State
For general information regarding the Forum contact the CSU-LSAMP office.
LSAMP students attending the Forum at UC Irvine:
ABRCMS is a national conference designed to encourage students to pursue advanced training in the biomedical, behavioral sciences and mathematics while providing faculty mentors and advisors with resources for facilitating students’ success. With 12 scientific disciplines, including two new disciplines added this year in cancer biology and immunology, students have more opportunities than ever to present at ABRCMS. Sophomores, juniors, seniors, post-baccalaureates, and graduate students in the biomedical and behavioral sciences, including mathematics, are invited to submit an abstract
Visit their website for more information. Again, we thank you for your interest and look forward to another stimulating conference.
Leonardo Velazco-Cruz presented and won an award at the ABRCMS Conference, San Antonio, TX (November 12-15, 2014)