The BRASCON Conference
The BRASCON—Brazilian Graduate Students and Scholars Conference—promotes activities to enable integration, communication, and professional development for Brazilian scientific community. These activities include but are not limited to, panel discussions, lectures, workshops, career fair, and networking opportunities. BRASCON was established in 2014. Our previous conferences were in Harvard University (2016) and University of Southern California (2017). The third edition will happen at the Ohio State University this Summer!
Brazilian scholars, research fellows, professors, entrepreneurs, graduate and undergraduate students with interest in pursuing higher education in the United States.
Enable integration, communication and professional development for Brazilian scholars, research fellows, professors, entrepreneurs, graduate and undergraduate students in the United States.
Become the largest platform for networking between Brazilian scientific community in the United States and companies, universities, government agencies, and research institutes in Brazil.
June 23 & 24, 2018
Ohio State University
Dr. Emellin de Oliveira Ph.D. in Law Candidate at NOVA University of Lisbon. Dr. Emellin is an Immigration Lawyer from Macapá, Brazil. She first moved to Portugal over 5 years ago to pursue a Master in International Migration. She also holds a specialization degree in Peace and Security Studies at the University of Coimbra.
Dr. Thais Barbosa, from São Paulo, Brazil, is an Assistant Professor of Integrative Physiology at the Department of Physiology and Pharmacology at Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm, Sweden. Dr. Thais Barbosa, a USP alumni, left almost 10 years ago to earn a Ph.D. undertake her post-doctoral training in Sweden.