Research Conference

Becoming Agents of Change…One Voice, No Boundaries

V-LANS July 30- August 1, 2020
Held virtually on Zoom

Welcome to the Virtual Leadership Alliance National Symposium. This is the culminating event of the Virtual Summer Research Early Identification Program. This year we have the honor of virtually hosting over 200 students at our member institutions located across the country. Beginning July 31 through August 1, these same students will be presenting their research.

We look forward to greeting and seeing everyone in person next year where we look forward to celebrating LANS25!

Program Book Flip Book Style

Preliminary Agenda

Thursday, July 30

3:00 PM
Welcome by:
Dr. Medeva Ghee, Executive Director of The Leadership Alliance
Dr. Don Brunson, Chair, Symposium Planning Committee, Vanderbilt University
Roll Call

3:30 PM
Storytellers (Doctoral Scholars) (Click here to view speakers and read brief biography)

4:00 PM
Storytellers Q&A

Friday, July 31

2:55 PM
Welcome Video

3:00 PM – 4:00 PM
Session I Poster Presentations

4:05 PM – 5:05 PM
Session II Oral Presentations

Saturday, August 1

2:55 PM
Welcome Video

3:00 PM – 5:00 PM
Session III Oral Presentations Continue

Funding of this event is made possible by the National Institute of Health National Institute of General Medical Sciences.