35th Annual Graduate Research Day
35th Annual Graduate research day
The 35th Graduate Research Day was an excellent showcase of the research of graduate students, postdoctoral fellows, and residents throughout Augusta University. The research spanned a wide variety of topics, from education to biomedical sciences to psychology.
PROGRAMS REPRESENTED: Education, Kinesiology, Psychology, Medical Illustration, Public Health, Biomedical Sciences, Clinical Laboratory Sciences, Nursing
SCHEDULE OF EVENTS
MONDAY APRIL 1, 2019
1:30PM – 5:00PM
Interdisciplinary Research Center (CA-2109)
Postdoctoral Fellow Oral Presentation
TUESDAY APRIL 2, 2019
10AM – 12:00PM
Student Center (Wellness Center)
Fisher Scientific-Phi Kappa Phi Poster Session
12:30 PM - 2:00PM
Keynote Address and Lunch
GUEST KEYNOTE SPEAKER
Vishva M. Dixit, M.D.
Vice President, Early Discovery Research Genentech Inc.
Title: Why So Many Ways To Die? The Non-canonical Inflammasome Pathway
Dr. Vishva M. Dixit, a renowned scientist whose research has contributed new understanding to life-threatening conditions like sepsis. Dr. Dixit's manuscripts have been cited over 100,000 times.
Dixit currently serves as vice president and scientist at Genentech Inc., a leading biotechnology company that discovers, develops, manufactures and commercializes medicines to treat patients with serious or life-threatening medical conditions. He is also a member of the National Academy of Sciences.
TUESDAY APRIL 24, 2019
GRD Awards Banquet & 3rd Annual 3MT Finals Competition
RSVP by April16th to Kristen Swindells
GRD 2019 Award Winners
Congratulations to the 2019 GRD award winners. View the award recipient listings.