Conferences, Meetings and Events



Celebration of research and creative activities serving Indigenous Communities


Montana INBRE is happy to announce upcoming talks focusing on Celebrating research and creative activities serving Indigenous communities. These talks will be done in the pecha kucha style, a presentation style in which 20 slides are shown for 20 seconds each (6 minutes and 40 seconds in total).

This event is co-sponsored by the MSU Office of Research and Economic Development, MSU Department of Native American Studies, MSU College of Education, Health and Human Development, and Montana INBRE.


Thursday, February 18th 3-5pm, SUB Ballroom B
(Refreshments provided)

Welcome by: Dr. Renee Reijo Pera
Emcee: Dr. Walter Fleming


  • Elizabeth Rink
  • Christine Stanton, Lucia Ricciardelli, & Cinda Burd
  • Kristin Ruppel
  • Laura Larsson & Erika Tahnzani
  • Gina Richard
  • Jioanna Carjuzza, Bill Ruff, & David Henderson
  • Vanessa Simonds and Velma Pickett



Planning to attend Grad School?


Essentials for a Successful Application


Plan to attend an afternoon talk that will include topics such as selecting an institution, application timelines, how to prepare your application, GREs, financial assistance, previous research experiences, summer research internships and more.


Dr. Connie Chang, INBRE Interim Director of Student Programs and Dr. Abbie Richards, Associate Professor of Chemical & Biological Engineering, will provide thoughts and tips for a successful graduate school application. There will be time for Q&A, and discussion.


Select one of these sessions:

Thursday, Nov. 5, 2015

3:00 – 4:00 PM

Montana State University - Bozeman
Reid Hall, Room 402


Thursday, Nov. 12, 2015

4:00 – 5:00 PM

Montana State University - Bozeman
Reid Hall, Room 402

If you have questions regarding this event, please contact
Dr. Chang, 994-4592 or Montana INBRE, 994-7531.


NIH IDeA Western Regional Conference


October 12 - 14, 2015

Coeur d'Alene, Idaho



Rooms for the conference have been reserved at The Coeur d'Alene (115 S 2nd Street, 855-999-7998). Visit and click "Book Now" to reserve your room. Use promo code "WIDEA" for the conference room rate.



Registration is open. Visit to register for the 2015 Conference.


MT INBRE Orientation 2014

Friday, November 7, 2014

Baxter Hotel Ballroom, 105 W. Main, Bozeman

9:30 AM to 2:45 PM

Meeting Agenda


Click here for Conferences, Meetings and Events during INBRE II (May 1, 2009 - April 30, 2014)