Kushmerick Lecture and Myology Retreat

Marty Kushmerick Memorial Lecture

The Myology Institute annual retreat will be centered around an outside lecture in the muscle field held in the memory of Dr. Martin J Kushmerick who passed away in June 2019. Through Marty’s distinguished career he trained or influenced the work of a number of members of the Myology Institute. Dr. Larry Rome, a student and colleague of  Dr. Kushmerick, will present, Using energetics to elucidate muscle mechanisms. The lecture will be open to any and all who would like to attend (not just Myology Institute members) and will be held in the Chamber Room of the Reitz Union on UF campus from 4-5pm, on Tuesday, March 14, 2023.

Myology Institute Annual Retreat

We would like to gather all our Myology Institute members and their labs from across campus into one location for an annual retreat. The Myology Institute Retreat will be on Tuesday, March 14, 2023 following the Kushmerick Memorial Lecture (5:00-7:00pm) with a poster session and reception (food and beverages provided) in the Reitz Union Grand Ballroom. We hope this will be an enjoyable poster session, both social and scientific, coupled with a few hours of collaboration and camaraderie. Please RSVP by February 26th.

Please RSVP!

Please let us know you are coming and if you will be bringing a poster through our simple registration form below. There is no cost for this event, we simply need head counts for seats, food & beverage, and poster counts for poster boards.