Poster presentations at Eastern States are the typical venue for PGY2 residents and fellows to present their projects. 

For the Posters:

General Information

  • Poster session will take place Monday, May 6, 2024
  • Poster set-up begins at 3:30 pm.  
  • Poster Review Rounds will be 4:00 – 5:00 pm; posters will be open to all conference attendees from 5:00 – 8:30 pm
  • Poster mounting boards are 4’ x 8’

Poster Review Rounds

  • Posters will be arranged in groups of 4 – 6, based on practice area. 
  • Poster Review Rounds consists of each resident presenting a 7 minute overview of their poster to the moderator, evaluator and other residents in their group. 
  • At the end of each presentation, each group member will complete an evaluation form. 
  • Research preceptor or RPD of each resident presenting are also welcome to participate in Poster Review Rounds (space permitting). 

Formatting guidelines for posters

  • Objective(s)/purpose of the study or project
  • Methods used in the study or project
  • Results of the study or project
  • Conclusions/evaluation of the study or project

Posters will be evaluated on the following:

  • Visual:  Is overall appearance of poster professional? Does content support (or detract) from poster?  Are data clear, succinct, and understandable?
  • Methods:  How well does design of the study address the research question? Are statistics appropriate?
  • Results:  Are results adequately expressed? Are tables/figures fully utilized to represent data?
  • Conclusion:  How well are conclusions supported by study results?
  • Presentation:  Does resident convey mastery of content? Provoke thoughtful questions?
    Impact:  How novel is this research? Relevance to pharmacy practice or area of study?