Research Forum

UNE COM 16th Annual Research and Scholarship Forum

September 30, 2016

UNE COM, Leonard Hall, Biddeford, Maine

This UNE COM Research and Scholarship Forum is intended to share and celebrate the research conducted by our UNE COM students. Preparing and presenting a poster is an art and the UNE COM Research and Scholarship Committee embraces its mission for advancing research within UNE COM by supporting our students as they conduct and present their research.

Eligible Participants

All UNE COM students

Abstract Invitations

Abstract submission invitations are extended to students conducting Basic Science/Bench Research, Clinical Research including Qualitative Research, Scholarship and Research- In-Progress. Please do not submit research that has already been published in peer reviewed journals. Scholarship and Research-In-Progress will not be adjudicated.


  • Basic Science and Bench Research
  • Clinical Research including Qualitative Research


Awards will be given to first authors receiving the highest scores in each of the Award Categories. The names of the winners will be announced at the awards ceremony, and the winners will also be announced in the UNE Community News and COMpass.

All authors who present a poster will be sent a citation for their Curriculum Vitae for their participation in the UNE COM Research and Scholarship Forum.

Abstract Deadline

August 26, 2016 at 12 p.m.
*Abstracts must be submitted via e-mail as MS Word file attachment.


  • 1:30-2:15 p.m. Oral Presentations
  • 2:15-2:30 p.m. Coffee and snacks
  • 2:30-3:30 p.m. Oral Presentations
  • 3:30-4:30 p.m. Poster judging and reception (Food & Bar)
  • 4:45-5:45 p.m. Keynote address
  • 5:45-6 p.m. Awards (Prizes)