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Research Policy

Regional Research Collaborations

This research retreat was held June 17 - 19, 2009 at The Barn, Valley Falls, Kansas. Our keynote speaker was Dr. Kevin A. Roth, Robert and Ruth Anderson Professor and Chair, Department of Pathology, University of Alabama at Birmingham.

Regional research administrators and research faculty participated in formal presentations, moderated discussions, and then conference participants continued related discussions over meals and in the relaxed atmosphere. The white paper, candid photos, and participant list from the retreat may be accessed at the following links: White Paper (.pdf). Conference photo galleryParticipant list (.pdf).


Group photo of Merrill Retreat Participants

standing, left to right: Megan Blossom, Evelyn Haaheim, Paul Terranova, George Stewart, Robert Duncan, Jerry Jaax, Michael Johnson, Kerry Taylor
seated, left to right: Shelley Smith, Peter Smith, Mabel Rice, Kevin Roth, Steve Warren, Dick Schiefelbusch, John Colombo
Titles and institutional affiliations (.pdf)

Photo gallery online!
conference photos by Steve Puppe

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