Annual Meeting Events for Students, Trainees & Early-stage Professionals

Student, Trainee & Early-stage Professional Events at the ACCP Annual Meeting

  • The Wayne A. Colburn Memorial Award is given for the best poster among the eight Student &Trainee Award winners, as judged by the Program Committee during the Poster Sessions at the Annual Meeting. The winner of the Wayne A. Colburn Memorial Award receives a trophy and an honorarium of $500. At the time the award is presented, the author gives a short presentation outlining the findings of the study.

  • STEP Welcome Breakfast - Students, Trainees & Early-stage Professionals are welcomed to the ACCP Annual Meeting over breakfast and are given the opportunity to interact with senior colleagues to discuss career options and answer an array of questions.

  • Early-stage Professionals Gathering Join other Early-stage Professionals to learn about programs ACCP is developing to support your professional growth!

  • Panel Discussion on Career Guidance – Experienced ACCP Mentors whose careers have spanned various settings and disciplines within the field of clinical pharmacology meet with Students,Trainees & Early-stage Professionals to share their experiences and answer questions in a relaxed, intimate atmosphere.

  • STEP Networking Reception This event provides more personal interaction with ACCP leadership to seek personalized career guidance.

  • Podium Presentations – A select number of Student & Trainee Abstract Award winners are provided with the opportunity to present their research in a Podium Presentation and answer questions from the audience.  

  • CV Reviews are performed by senior Members of ACCP to provide feedback and guidance.