10:15 – 10:35am: Information Session
- Admissions Information Session
Interested in applying to Rutgers–Camden? Join the Admissions office for a live information session. A Q&A chat with Admissions will be available throughout the event.
- Biology and MARC Program Information Session
Our Biology Faculty will go over the basics of the Undergraduate Biology program and also go over the MARC U*STAR program, which provides training, support, and mentorship for undergraduates from underrepresented backgrounds interested in pursuing a PhD in the biomedical sciences with the ultimate goal of enhancing diversity in the biomedical sciences.
10:35 – 10:45am: Welcome to Virtual Biology Day!
Benedetto Piccoli, Vice Chancellor for Research Rutgers University–Camden
10:45 – 11:00am: Rapid Fire Presentations
11:00 – 11:45am: Session A Presentations
11:45am – 12:30pm: Session B Presentations
12:30 – 1:30: Keynote
Andrew Matamoros, Ph.D., Analytical Development Scientist, Bioassay at Passage Bio, will discuss his background and his decisions transitioning from academia to industry in a talk entitled, “The What’s, Why’s and How’s of becoming a Scientist”.
1:30 – 1:45: Closing remarks and Introduction of new MARC cohort