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Ernest Just

Ernest Just Annual Symposium - February 23, 2018

Annual event to celebrate the life and scientific achievements of Charleston native and African-American scientist.

MUSC and SCSU team up to tackle health disparities

Dr. Judith Salley-Guydon and Dr. Marvella Ford are leading the way in establishing the South Carolina Cancer Disparities Research Center.

Research Highlights

MUSC develops center to help survivors of mass violence

MUSC experts working on Mass Violence Center discuss latest school shooting.

Experiments and games shine a light on research

Behavioral science research expert Lisa Nunn plays a STEM game with two boys.

Why aren't more kids with sickle cell disease getting this test?

Researchers look for ways to turn around troubling statistics.

Featured Researcher:  MUSC College of Medicine


Dr. Edith Williams unraveling disparities in lupus

Dr. Edith Williams, Department of Public Health, is examining whether a new, culturally tailored peer mentoring intervention improves disease self-management, indicators of disease activity, and quality of life in African American women with lupus.

Edith M. Williams, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor, Public Health Sciences

Research Events Calendar

Science Café

MUSC Science Café invites you to learn about science and technology in a fun, comfortable environment.
Date:    February 20, 2018
Time:    5:30 p.m.
             480 King Street
             Charleston, SC 29403

Dr. Amy B. Martin to talk about the mouth and how it's the gateway to the rest of the body

Join us at the Science Café to hear Dr. Amy Martin talk about why poorly managed oral health can compromise other parts of the body and overall well-being.

In the News

Medical University of South Carolina (MUSC) on Forbes First-Ever List of America’s Best Employers for Diversity (Jan 30, 2018)

Parents of child with rare genetic disorder place their hope in gene therapy, still in its early phases (Jan 29, 2018)

Clemson architecture program teams up with MUSC to design a better operating room (Jan 29, 2018)

An FDA panel is ruling on a new Philip Morris product that could upend the cigarette market (Jan 25, 2018)

 Contact Us:  Office of the Vice President for Research | 179 Ashley Ave, MSC 001 | Charleston, SC  29425 | 843-792-4333 |


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