College of Graduate Studies
Ernest E. Just Symposium
Ernest Just Scientific Symposium
February 26, 2016
Located in the Drug Discovery Auditorium
Part 1: Introduction
|8:00-900 am||Registration and Breakfast - Entrance to Auditorium|
Opening: Mark Sothmann Ph.D.
Deborah Deas, M.D.
Greetings: Paula Traktman, Ph.D., Professor and Dean, College of Graduate Studies
|9:10-9:15||Paul Adams, Ph.D., Co-Chairman, International UG Advisors Committee, Chairman, International Advanced Degree Committee, Omega Psi Phi Fraternity, Inc.|
9:15 - 9:45 am
Title: "E. E. Just's Broad Influence on the Development of Modern Biology"
Part II: Role Models
Just Symposium Keynote
Title: "Why where you live determines how long you live"
Graduate Student Presenter
Title: Undergraduate student Presenter
|11:30-12:15 pm||Panel Discussion (question and answers with speakers)|
|12:30-2:00 pm||BREAKOUT SESSIONS/LUNCH|
Campus tour for visiting students, Undergraduate Advisors meet with MUSC College Admissions Officers
Part III Science
|poster sessions; science presentations|
Title: "Retinoic Acid Controls Urothelial Progenitors During Development, Homeostasis and Regeneration"
Title: "Making "Mini-Kidneys" in a Dish: The Path from Stem Cell to Nephron"