Research Symposium 2021

Due to COVID-19, the 2021 Research Symposium will be conducted virtually in the afternoons of April 6-9.

For questions about COVID-19, please refer to the Campus Reawakening webpage.

Research Symposium 2021

Due to COVID-19, the 2021 Research Symposium will be conducted virtually in the afternoons of April 6-9.

For questions about COVID-19, please refer to the Campus Reawakening webpage.

Submission Information and Guidelines

Current COM, COB and Bioethics students, faculty at KCU, and KCU-GME residents and faculty can submit an abstract for presentation. Students, faculty, and residents may only submit one first author abstract. If your research was not completed while enrolled at KCU, you can submit an abstract and present, but you will not be eligible to compete for awards.

KCU-GME Residents who are selected to present are eligible to compete for a resident-specific award.

Poster abstract submissions for proposed research and completed empirical studies will be considered for presentation. Only completed empirical research project abstracts will be considered for oral presentations. View more detail on the difference between live and virtual presentations on the Poster page.

To submit an abstract for review, the following information will be requested:

  • Submitter name, email, campus, degree program, role and subject area 

  • Presentation type

  • Additional authors

  • Conflicts of interest

  • Abstract Title

  • Abstract (250 word maximum)

The link to the abstract submission form can be found below and will be available through Monday, March 15, 2021 at 5 p.m.

For questions or more information, contact: gdodd@kansascity.edu