College of Graduate Studies
Ernest E. Just Symposium
Ernest Just Scientific Symposium
February 28, 2014
Located in the James E. Clyburn Research Center Auditorium
Part 1: Introduction
|8:00-900 am||Registration and Breakfast - Entrance to Auditorium|
Opening: Mark Sothmann Ph.D.
|Greeting: Etta Pisano, M.D.|
Vice President for Medical Affairs
Dean, College of Medicine, Medical Univeristy of South Carolina
9:10 - 9:40 am
Part II: Role Models
Just Symposium Keynote
Title: "Understanding Racial Group and Education Differences in Obesity"
Director, Institute for Social Research
Title: "Genetic and Environmental Factors Leading to Lupus in the SC Gullah Population"
|11:35-12:20 pm||BREAKOUT SESSIONS|
Campus tour for visiting students, Undergraduate Advisors meet with MUSC College Admissions Officers
Part III Science
Title: "Biomimetic Microfabrication to Manipulate Cells"
Title: "Mechanics and Fibrosis"
Associate Professor: Laboratory of Tissue Repair and Regeneration Matrix Dynamics
Title: "Modeling Morphogenesis, Tumorigenesis, and Drug Sensitivity in 3D Cultures"