Graduate Research Day


Graduate Research Day (GRD) showcases the research accomplishments of students and postdoctoral fellows throughout The Graduate School.

The presented research spans a wide variety of topics - ranging from the biomedical sciences to education to psychology.

Thank you for joining us to celebrate another year of achievements.
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Save the Date- Graduate Research Day 2017Graduate Research Day Events

March 9, 2017

Postdoctoral Fellow Oral Presentations
CA 2109

March 10, 2017

Poster Presentations
Wellness Center

Keynote Address
Juanita Merchant, MD, PhD
Professor, University of Michigan- Ann Arbor
  "Helicobacter, Hedgehog and Gastric Cancer"
J. Harold Harrison, M.D. Education Commons- GB 1210

3MT Finals & Graduate Research Day
Awards Banquet

March 28, 2017

Kroc Center
1833 Broad St, Augusta, GA 30904 

 For participant information, click here

For judging information, click here

 Research & AwardsResearch Presented from Over 20 Fields of Study

Allied Health Sciences       Arts, Humanities, and Social Sciences 
Biomedical Sciences     Biostatistics Business     Education      Epidemiology      Nursing

Featuring the Fisher Scientific Award for Excellence

Certificates and cash prizes are awarded to students and postdoc participants based upon judges scoring of posters in terms of:

  • Overall scientific merit
  • Poster presentation
  • Oral presentation

View Winners from Previous Years



Questions, comments or concerns regarding GRD may be directed to:

Michael Brands


Marvis Baynham

GRD Committee Members Graduate Appointment Phone

Michael Brands, PhD, GRD Chair



Chandramohan Wakade, MBBS Allied Health Sciences 1-9058
Bill Andrews, MS, CMI, FAMI Medical Illustration 1-3266
Marvis Baynham The Graduate School 1-3707
Wendy Bollag, PhD Physiology 1-0698
Patricia Cameron, PhD The Graduate School 1-9516
Paulette Harris, EdD Education 1-2045
Stanley Nahman, Jr.  M.D. Internal Medicine 1-2861
Julie Zadinsky, PhD, RN, CIP Graduate Nursing 1-2469
Yoon Ho Seol, PhD Public Health 1-7017
Sabina Widner, PhD Psychology 7-4613
Darren D. Browning,  PhD. Biochemistry and Cancer Biology 1-9526
Mitchell Watsky, PhD The Graduate School 1-3278