November 2010 – Research Day Awards – University of Adelaide
Two of the Pork CRC’s current students, Robyn Terry and Alice Weaver, won poster competitions at the inaugural Research Day held by the University of Adelaide School of Animal and Veterinary Sciences at its Roseworthy, South Australia campus on November 3, 2010.
After being judged on scientific content and presentation by an independent panel of four senior academics, Ms Terry was awarded best post-graduate student poster (out of 23) and Ms Weaver best honours student poster (out of 8).
The effect of split weaning on the timing of oestrus relative to weaning and piglet growth
Improving the oocyte quality of gilts by feeding high fibre diets
Pork CRC Education and Training Program Manager, Dr Will van Wettere, with students Alice Weaver (left) and Robyn Terry, who won poster competitions at the inaugural Research Day at the University of Adelaide School of Animal and Veterinary Sciences. Both are now doing Pork CRC supported PhDs, supervised by Dr van Wettere.
Spreading the Word and How to do it effectively !!
Presenting your work and working your presentation are two different things. While it’s a given that you’re presenting your work, how you work your presentation for maximum effect is another thing altogether. Presentation is everything, because you’ve already done the work.