Houston Methodist

Three Minute Thesis (3MT) Competition

MAPTA is pleased to announce our 3rd Annual 3MT Competition! This is an opportunity for you to practice presenting your research in a concise and compelling way. The competition will be held via Zoom as our research trainees present their thesis from the Cockrell Boardroom. Competitors will be judged based on Comprehension, Content, and Engagement by a panel of judges and by those in attendance. Prizes include:

  • 1st Place: $500 travel award
  • 2nd Place: $300 travel award
  • 3rd Place: $250 travel award
  • Audience Choice: $200 travel award

*Note: only research trainees (grad students, postdoc fellows, medical residents) are eligible to win travel awards. See attached presentation on 3MT for more information on how to effectively present.

Register to compete in 3MT by Clicking Here and filling out your information.

  • Deadline to register: November 5th
  • Deadline to submit slide: November 8th

Register to attend 3MT virtually via Zoom by Clicking Here.

We look forward to another great competition!

Wednesday, November 10, 2021 at 1:30pm to 3:30pm

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