Poster Presentations

Poster Design

  • Standard size of posters are 4ft x 3ft - If using PowerPoint select 4:3 Ratio for Slide Size
  • Downloadable templates https://designcenter.uiowa.edu/templates 
  • Check within your lab to see if anyone has a poster presentation template 
  • See resources below for additional information

Poster Printing

Funding Acknowledgements

  • We ask that students add the following verbiage to their poster
    • IBA - IMSD – “The Iowa Biosciences Academy is supported by the National Institute Of General Medical Sciences of the National Institutes of Health under Award Number R25GM058939, the University of Iowa (UI) Office of the Vice President for Research, Graduate College, College of Liberal Arts and Sciences, Department of Biology, and Office of the Provost.”
    • IBA - MARC - “The Iowa Biosciences Academy is supported by the National Institute Of General Medical Sciences of the National Institutes of Health under Award Number T34GM141143, the University of Iowa (UI) Office of the Vice President for Research, Graduate College, College of Liberal Arts and Sciences, Department of Biology, and Office of the Provost.”
    • LSAMP - “The UI LSAMP IINSPIRE program is supported by the National Science Foundation under Award Number 1619654, Subaward 4201809L and the University of Iowa (UI) Office of the Vice President for Research, Graduate College, College of Liberal Arts and Sciences, Department of Biology, and Office of the Provost.
    • Science Alliance - The Science Alliance program is supported by the University of Iowa (UI) Office of the Vice President for Research, Graduate College, College of Liberal Arts and Sciences, Department of Biology, and Office of the Provost.

Logos

IBA

IBA Full Color Logo

IBA for Dark Backgrounds

LSAMP

LSAMP Full Color Logo

LSAMP for Dark Backgrounds

Science Alliance

Science Alliance Logo

Science Alliance for Dark Backgrounds


Resources:

https://designcenter.uiowa.edu/creating-effective-posters 

Poster Presentation Tips.pdf

https://medicine.uiowa.edu/research/health-sciences-research-week/poster-sessions/poster-presentation-workshop

https://urca.msu.edu/posters 

https://guides.nyu.edu/posters 

HerwaLDT ICAAC Presentation-2_DesigningReadablePosters.pdf
https://www.posterpresentations.com/free-poster-templates.html 


FAQ

Should I put the graduate students whose work I assisted with as first author or myself?
If you created the poster – list yourself first, but make sure to credit the appropriate people you collaborated with

Can I add my poster presentation to my CV?
Absolutely - if you are presenting at a local, regional or national conference