Presentation Skills Workshop

The Biochemistry Department will be holding a Presentation Skills Workshop for graduate students who feel like they need help in preparing or giving oral presentations, and practice in answering questions.

When: TBA - Fall 2023

Where: TBA

Who: All graduate students are welcome, especially if you are:

  • Preparing to present the Junior Seminar or PhD Thesis Proposal
  • Preparing to present at a conference
  • Uncomfortable or inexperienced at speaking in public
  • A non-native English speaker who needs practice


  • Participants take turns giving short talks with PowerPoint slides, followed by questions and feedback from the audience
  • Faculty members will be there not to criticize or evaluate the science, but to provide suggestions on the format and presentation of the talks
  • 10 min talks on your own data with 8-10 slides, and 5-10 min questions and feedback

Registration: Send e-mail to Christine.Laberge [at] with Presentation Skills as the subject

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