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KURE Communication Retreat

UAB KURE will have a 1-day Teamwork and Communication Skills Workshop/Retreat conducted during the first week of KURE.  The team science and networking workshop component will be directed by Dr. Anthony Hood, UAB Collat School of Business and the science communication skills workshop component will be directed by Dr. Lori McMahon, Dean of the UAB School of Graduate Studies. This retreat will facilitate KURE scholars’ understanding of the unique cultures, values, role/responsibilities, and expertise of all types of kidney researchers.

Retreat objectives are as follows:

  1. To engage a diverse group of scientific and medical professionals who complement one’s own professional expertise
  2. To forge inter-professional relationships to improve kidney research and advance learning
  3. To learn how to listen actively, encouraging ideas and opinions of other team members
  4. To learn how to develop and work in effective teams
  5. To learn how to communicate scientific ideas to a diverse audience


Wednesday, June 5, 2019 - 8:00am to 5:00pm
Kidney Undergraduate Research Experience (KURE)
Event Access: 
Open to the Public