Annual Meeting Events for Students, Trainees & Young Professionals

Student, Trainee & Young 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.

  • STYP Welcome Breakfast - Students, Trainees & Young 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.

  • 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 & Young Professionals to share their experiences and answer questions in a relaxed, intimate atmosphere.

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

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

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