COM Student Research and Scholarship Forum

Symposium COM Biomedical Research Seminar Series

Friday, September 21, 2018 – Leonard Hall

Noon-12:15  Welcome  (Lunch will be available beginning at 11:45)

Jane Carreiro, D.O., Vice President for Health Affairs and Dean of the College of Osteopathic Medicine

12:15-1:15  Keynote address / live-streamed:

Karen L. Houseknecht, Ph.D. Associate Provost for Research and Scholarship; Professor of Pharmacology, College of Osteopathic Medicine

Presentation title: Metabolic and Endocrine Side Effects of Psychiatric Medications: Why are These Meds Making Us Sick?

1:15-2:30  Poster viewing and judging session #1 

Join us for our UNE COM Facebook Live event between 1:30-1:45 PM, hosted by Meghan May, Ph.D.: htps://

2:30-3:45  Poster viewing and judging session #2

3:45-4:00  Oral Presentation ~ Student Doctor David Shbeeb

4:00-4:15  Oral Presentation ~ Student Doctor Evangeline Green

4:15-4:30  Oral Presentation ~ Student Doctor Taxiarhia Arabatzis

4:30-4:45  Oral Presentation ~ Student Doctor Morgan O’Leary

4:45-5:00  Awards Presentation (Prizes)


Diane Labbe

(207) 602-2459

Dr. Karen Houseknecht
12:00 PM
Leonard Hall

Biddeford Campus