REU/ELeVATE Schedule 2019

  • 5.20.19 – 7.25.19 - Start/end dates for both programs
    • Dorm students can arrive as early as 5.18.19
    • Must leave dorms by noon on 7.28.19
  • 5.20.19 – Orientation - 10:00 a.m. – RST Conf. Room
    • Noon - Lunch for Mentors/mentees – RST Conf. Room
  • Faculty Workshops - Noon – 1:00 p.m. in HERL Conference Room, except where noted:
  • 5.21.19 – Shop Safety – Dr. Garrett Grindle
    • 9:00 a.m. – Noon – HERL Prototyping Lab
  • 5.22.19 – Disability Etiquette & Advocacy – Dr. Jon Duvall
  • 5.30.19 – Research Design – Dr. Gina McKernan
  • 6.3.19 – Intro to Assistive Technology/Tour of Center for Assistive Technology (CAT) – Rosemarie Cooper
    • 1:30 p.m. – 3:00 p.m. - Forbes Tower, Suite 3010, 3600 Forbes Ave. and Meyran Ave., Pittsburgh, PA 15213
  • 6.6.19 – Stats 101 – Dr. Gina McKernan
  • 6.7.19 – Wheelchair Maintenance – Dr. Lynn Worobey
    • 9:30 a.m. – 10:30 a.m.
  • 6.7.19 – Wheelchair Wash
    • 4:00 p.m. – 7:00 p.m. – UPMC Mercy/Clark Auditorium
  • 6.13.19 – Adaptive Sports – Dr. Ali Koontz and Dan McCoy
    • 9:00 a.m. – 11:00 a.m. – HERL Conference Room
  • 6.19.19 – Intro to O & P – Dr. Goeran Fiedler
    • 9:30 a.m. – Noon – O & P Lab
  • 7.9.19 – Scientific Writing Skills – Michael Lain, HERL Communications Specialist 
    • 1:00 p.m. – 2:00 p.m. – HERL/VA Conference Room
  • 7.11.19 – Oral Presentation Skills – Mark Greenhalgh, PhD candidate 
  • 7.19.19Deadline for REU/ELeVATE paper and poster submissions to Michael Lain
  • 7.22.19 – Review of ASPIRE and ELeVATE papers begins
  • 7.23.19 – Elevator Pitch Competition
    • 1:30 p.m. – 3:00 p.m. – HERL Conference Room
  • 7.25.19 – REU/ELeVATE Final Symposium – HERL Open House
    • 9:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m. – Symposium and lunch
    • 1:30 p.m. – 4:30 p.m. – Open House
      (more details for both events will be provided as they are confirmed)

 

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