The Office of the Vice President for Research is hosting a series of lunch and learn workshops. Check out slides and videos from past Lunch and Learns at the bottom of this page.

All presentations will be live on zoom on Wednesdays: 
Phone: 646-876-9923 Meeting ID: 925 168 6420

Spring 2022

Spring 2022 Lunch & Learn Series

Thank you for your attendance at our Spring 2022 Lunch & Learn Series. As of May 4, 2022 our presentations have concluded for the semester. Please enjoy the archive of previous sessions below, and be sure to check back for our announcement of the Fall 2022 series. 


Previous Lunch and Learns

Previous Lunch & Learns:

Previous presentation slides are also available to UK faculty, staff and students on our SharePoint site (linkblue login required) and videos are available on Microsoft Stream (linkblue login required).

  • May 4, 2022 - Trish Freeman (Director, Center for the Advancement of Pharmacy Practice), Hannah Knudsen (Professor, Behavioral Science) Michelle Lofwall (Professor, Behavioral Science), Katie Marks (Assistant Professor, Behavioral Science), Svetla Slavova (Associate Professor, Biostatistics), April Young (Associate Professor, Epidemiology) and Sharon Walsh (Director, Center on Drug and Alcohol Research and Professor, Behavioral Science): The HEALing Communities Study:  A Testament to Team Science

  • April 20, 2022 - Alicia Gregory (Director, Research Communications): Communicating the Impact of Your Research to Non-Scientists: How Research Communications Can Help

  • March 23, 2022 - Adebola Adegboyega (Assistant Professor, Nursing), Jean Fry (Assistant Professor, Athletic Training and Clinical Nutrition), Joseph Benitez (Assistant Professor, Health Policy and Management), Cetewayo Rashid (Assistant Professor, Pharmacology and Nutritional Sciences), Michael Samaan (Assistant Professor, Kinesiology and Health Promotion), Lauren Whitehurst (Assistant Professor, Psychology), Nancy Schoenberg (Associate Vice President for Research) and Kevin Pearson (Director of Inclusive Research Initiatives, College of Medicine): The Research Scholars Program: An Overview and a Snapshot of Scholars’ Research Success

  • March 9, 2022 - Bernard Doerning (Director, Division of Laboratory Animal Resources) and Mark Suckow (Associate Vice President for Research, Attending Veterinarian): Animals in Research: The Process to Follow and Pitfalls to Avoid

  • February 16, 2022 - Helene Lake-Bullock (Assistant Vice President for Research, Director, Office of Research Integrity) and Alan Daugherty (Associate Vice President for Research): Just Get Rid of It? The Importance of Data Annotation and Storage

  • February 2, 2022 - Linda Dwoskin (Senior Associate Vice President for Research), Lisa Cassis (Vice President for Research) and Kathy Grzech (Executive Director, Proposal Development Office): UK Research Leadership Academy (RLA): Further Advancement of UK’s Research Culture

  • January 19, 2022 - Susan Roberts (Associate Provost for Internationalization) and Tim Barnes (Executive Director of International Partnerships and Research): Igniting Research Collaborations (IRC): A Spotlight on International Research and Collaboration at UK

  • January 12, 2022 - Linda Dwoskin (Senior Associate Vice President for Research) and Sylvie Garneau-Tsodikova (Associate Vice President for Research): Igniting Research Collaborations (IRC): An Innovative Cross-college Pilot Program

  • December 15, 2021 - Eric King (Executive Director, Federal Relations) and Alexandre Martin (College of Engineering): What UK Researchers Need to Know about the Federal Landscape: Rules, Regulations & Recommendations Research

  • December 1, 2021 - Chad Risko (Director, Office of Undergraduate Research): New Developments from the Office of Undergraduate Research

  • November 17, 2021 - Kim Carter (Executive Director, Office of Sponsored Projects Administration), David Kinsella (Senior Associate General Counsel, UK Office of Legal Counsel) and Lisa Cassis (Vice President for Research): External Support & Affiliations and Conflicts of Interest & Commitment

  • November 3, 2021 - Ian McClure (Associate Vice President for Research, Innovation and Economic Impact) : UK Innovate: A New UK Research Umbrella to Expand UK Innovation Impact

  • October 20, 2021 - Kathy Grzech (Executive Director, Proposal Development Office) : Basic Grantsmanship

  • October 6, 2021 - Ramon Sun (College of Medicine), Jon Pham (College of Engineering), Ian Boggero (College of Dentistry), Aanya Chugh (College of Design), Alaine Hernandez (College of Fine Arts) and Jessica Weafer (College of Arts & Sciences): Secrets of Early Career Success: A Junior Faculty Panel

  • September 29, 2021 - Baron Wolf (Assistant Vice President for Research, Director of Research Analytics): Scholars@UK: What is it, How Can I Use it, and Why is it Important?

  • September 15, 2021 - Rebecca Dutch, Brad Berron, Julie Cerel (Directors, CURE Alliance) and Scott Berry (Associate Professor, College of Engineering) : COVID-19 Unified Research Experts (CURE) Alliance at UK: Rapid Transdisciplinary Research

  • August 25, 2021 - Lisa Cassis (Vice President for Research) : The State of UK’s Research: Resources, Infrastructure & Strategic Plans