College of Graduate Studies
Enest E. Just Symposium
Ernest Just Scientific Symposium
February 22, 2013
Located in the James E. Clyburn Research Center Auditorium
Part 1: Introduction
|8:00-900 am||Registration and Breakfast - Entrance to Auditorium|
Opening: Stephen Lanier, Ph.D.
Etta D. Pisano, M.D., Dean, College of Medicine
|Greeting: Perry V. Halushka, Ph.D., M.D.|
Professor, Pharmacology and Medicine
Dean, College of Graduate Studies, Medical University of South Carolina
9:10 - 9:40 am
Title: "The Creativity of Ernest Everett Just"
Deputy Provost for Research and Minority Issues
Part II: Role Models
Title: "Finding it in ALL Academic Medicine"
Assistant Professor of Obstetrics & Gynecology
Just Symposium Keynote
Title: "Science: A Powerful Tool for Justice"
Director, National Institute of Diabetes & Digestive & Kidney Diseases
Title: "What's Wrong with my Heart? Improving left ventricular function
Molecular and Cellular Biology & Pathobiology
Title: "Paralysis Due to Caffeine at the Neuromuscular Junction"
|11:45-12:55 pm||BREAKOUT SESSIONS/Lunch|
Campus tour for visiting students, Undergraduate Advisors meet with MUSC College Admissions Officers (Drug Discovery Bldg. Rm 111)
Part III Science
|1:00-1:50 pm||Title: "The role of iRhom2/ADAM17 in EGFR receptor signaling and TNF-dependent pathologies"|
Carl Blobel, M.D., Ph.D.
Professor: Departments of Medicine & Physiology & Biophysics
Title: "Creating the Optimal Environment: Biomaterials in Regenerative Medicine"
Professor of Ophthalmology and Biomedical Engineering
Title: "CANCER - The Close Cousin of Wound Healing"
Professor of Experimental Therapeutics Cancer Medicine