Academic Forum and Awards

The Forum showcases research projects and accomplishments of residents, research trainees, and faculty. Participants have an opportunity to share research findings, celebrate research achievements, and engage with other members of the department.  At the Forum, the Department will recognize and the outstanding achievements of our faculty and trainees.


Kidney Research Day

Kidney Research Day is an annual event sponsored by the Department of Internal Medicine, Division of Nephrology at the University of California, Davis Health.   This annual event aims to foster and promote research on kidney diseases, as well as, interdisciplinary research between various divisions within the Department of Internal Medicine and outside departments across both Sacramento and Davis campuses. The focus of the 2019 Kidney Research Day will be on "Global and Public Health".


Liver Research Day

Liver Research Day is an annual event sponsored by the Division of Gastroenterology and Hepatology within the Department of Internal Medicine, at the University of California, Davis School of Medicine.  This annual event promotes research and fosters collaboration across the UC Davis campus through an interdisciplinary symposium on a selected topic of liver disease.

Lung Research Day

Lung Research Day is an annual event sponsored by the Department of Internal Medicine, Division of Pulmonary, Critical Care and Sleep Medicine at the University of California, Davis Health.  This annual event aims to promote research on a selected topic of pulmonary disease and foster interdisciplinary collaboration across the UC Davis campus. The focus of the 2019 Lung Research Day will be “Innate predisposition and environmental triggers of COPD".

 
Heart Research Day

Heart Research Day is an annual event sponsored by Department of Internal Medicine, Division of Cardiovascular Medicine at University of California, Davis, School of Medicine.  Our goal is to promote advanced research among faculty, residents, fellows and students on topics of varying cardiovascular diseases.  Our program includes speakers in both clinical and basic research and provides a platform for our faculty and trainees to highlight their ongoing research.  We will have a poster session and competition for our top research across the Davis and Sacramento campuses for our trainees.  We will also have a research networking mixer following our event to encourage and support interdepartmental collaborations.