The APS David Bruce Undergraduate Poster Session is a special poster session held during Experimental Biology for physiology undergraduates. This session is held in addition to the regularly programmed scientific session in which all researchers participate.

Graduate departments and programs will also be on site to talk to students about various opportunities at their institutions. If you are a graduate department or program interested in purchasing a table at this event, please look under Resources for more information.

The 2018 Undergraduate Poster Session will be held on Sunday, April 22, from 4:00* - 5:30 pm in the Sails Pavilion at the San Diego Convention Center.

*All student presenters must arrive by 3:00 p.m. to hang their poster. The first hour will also be dedicated time to meet with graduate programs on site.


3:00 – 4:00 pm:

Hang posters
Meet with graduate departments/programs on site
Snacks and refreshments provided

4:00 - 5:00 pm:

Poster presentations - Meet APS members and answer questions about your research

5:00 - 5:30 pm:

Horwitz/Horowitz Awards Ceremony

5:30 - 6:00 pm:

Remove posters

For questions, contact the APS Education Office


2018 Program Booklet

See a full list of undergraduate presenters.

2018 Exhibitors (PDF)

See a list of graduate physiology departments that will be exhibiting during this session.

2018 Funders (PDF)

See a list of funders who supported the 2018 Barbara A. Horwitz and John M. Horowitz Undergraduate Research Awards

Recruitment Opportunity for Graduate Departments and Programs

By signing up and sponsoring the APS David Bruce Undergraduate Poster Session, you will have the opportunity to set up a recruitment table to attract research-oriented students to your department for graduate school.

Sign up for the 2018 Undergraduate Orientation and Undergraduate Poster Session

Students only: Complete this form to let us know if you’ll be attending these sessions. Note: If you would like to present at the poster session, you must complete this form.