Undergraduate Research Symposium

Virtual Event
Thursday, April 30, 2020 - 9:00am to Tuesday, June 28, 2022 - 4:23pm

The 2020 Microbiology and Immunology Undergraduate Research Symposium (MBIM URS) will be held this Thursday April 30th from 9am to 2pm.

This promises to be a landmark event featuring 15 short talks and poster presentations from undergraduate students, opening remarks from Department Head Dr. Michael Murphy, a prepared speech from former Department Head Dr. Julian Davies, and a keynote address from UBC President Dr. Santa Ono.  Prizes will be awarded for the best student presentations on the day.

The symposium is free and will happen online via Zoom!

To register and receive an email reminder please follow this link:


We encourage all undergraduate students, graduate students, Postdocs, staff, and faculty to attend for some or all of the symposium.

2020 MBIM URS has been organized by a dedicated and very capable team of undergraduate students, so let’s show strong support!

The schedule and symposium program can be viewed at the symposium http://urs.microbiology.ubc.ca.

I look forward to seeing you there!