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Upcoming Events

February 5, 2019 - The Spring CUSHR Information Exchange will be held at Clemson University from 2 – 3:30 p.m.

February 22, 2019 – 3rd Annual Harriet & Jerry Dempsey Research Conference will be held in Clemson University Nursing building located at 605 Grove Road in Greenville. Hear from doctors about cardiac, cancer and physician workflow research. Please see the flyer for more information.

February 22-23, 2019 - The Society for Academic Emergency Medicine will hold it's Southeastern Regional Meeting in Greenville. Please visit for more information. Questions can be sent to

March 16, 2019 - The Wallace R. Roy Symposium on Functional Radiology will be held at the Clemson University Nursing building.

April 12, 2019 - The GHS Health Sciences Center Research Showcase will be held April 12, 2019, in Greenville, SC.

Past Events

December 7, 2019 - Rescheduled visit: Faculty from the MUSC Hollings Cancer Center (HCC) would like to explore ways that Clemson and HCC may collaborate on cancer research. They will be on Clemson's campus Dec. 7, to highlight ongoing research at Hollings Cancer Center and areas of potential collaborations, meet one-on-one (or small groups) with relevant faculty to learn and explore potential scientific collaborations.

November 30, 2018 - The Research Experience Enrichment Program Summit will be held from 2- 5 p.m. at the Clemson University Nursing building on the Greenville Memorial Medical Campus located at 605 Grove Road in Greenville. Check out posters and technical demonstrations as well as network with other researchers. There will also be an awards ceremony honoring the students and faculty who are part of REEP.

October 26, 2018, 8-9:30 a.m. – CUSHR held the Fall Information Exchange in Room 118 of the Academic Success Center on the Clemson University main campus. View the meeting presentation.

September 12, 2018, 5-6:30 p.m. The annual CUSHR Fall Mixer was held at the Clemson University Nursing building located at 605 Grove Road on the Greenville Memorial Medical Campus in Greenville, SC. To view photos from the event, click here.

May 9 from 11:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. Panel Discussion: Improving Healthcare Research Through Collaboration.
in room 118 in the Academic Success Center on Clemson’s campus
The discussion focused on how academic-clinical partnerships enable transformative research that improves health. To view the presentation, click here.

April 13, 2018 from 12 p.m. - 2 p.m. – The Health Sciences Center Research Showcase
in the Community Room at Greenville Memorial Hospital
HSC-affiliated clinicians, faculty, students and residents presented posters on research that informs health care and population health. Click here to view the abstracts from the event.

April 4, 2018 from 1 – 5 p.m. – CUSHR Roy Professorship Seminar, "The Survivorship Tsunami: Current Issues and Research Opportunities with Cancer Survivors”
in the Medical Staff Auditorium at Greenville Memorial Hospital
The keynote speaker was Dr. Deborah Mayer, Director of Cancer Survivorship at UNC Lineberger Comprehensive Cancer Center. The seminar was hosted by CUSHR Roy Professors Marieke Van Puymbroeck, Rachel Mayo and Jeffery Anker.

February 1, 2018, 8:00 to 9:30 a.m. – CUSHR Spring Information Exchange
in the Academic Success Center Auditorium (Room 118), 836 McMillan Rd, Clemson, SC

Click here to view the powerpoint presentations from the meeting.

November 17, 2017, 12:30 to 6:00 p.m. – Diabetes Re-Imagined Health Symposium at Furman University
This free event was presented by The Institute for the Advancement of Community Health and highlighted community, clinical, and academic partnerships to reduce the impact of diabetes in our communities. For more information about this event, please contact the IACH Community Action Director Ms. Melissa L. Fair at To view the CU-GHS collaboration presentation from this event, click here.

October 30, 2017, 12:30 to 2:00 p.m. — Patient Engagement in Research: Transforming Care
at Greenville Memorial Medical Campus, SOM, Learning Studio 105 & 106

All are welcome to attend a talk by Julie Moretz, the Assistant Vice President of Patient-and Family-Centered Care as well as the Chief Experience Officer for Augusta University Health. The event is hosted by GHS Health Science Center Research Division, GHS HSC Patient Engagement Studio, and GHS Patient Experience of Care Committee. For more information, view or download the event flyer.

October 27, 2017, 9:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. - 2nd Annual Harriet & Jerry Dempsey Research Conference
at Greenville Memorial Hospital, Medical Staff Auditorium (MSA)

View the event flyer and agenda. Dr. Dan Simionescu and Dr. Kevin Taaffe hosted the half-day research conference to highlight current health research work being done in Industrial Engineering and Bioengineering as it pertains to the improvement of the delivery of health care. For more information contact Dr. Kevin Taaffe at

October 24, 2017, 2 p.m. to 3:30 p.m. — CUSHR Fall Information Exchange in Old Main Auditorium  
Click here to view the presentation from the meeting.

October 11, 2017, 12:30 to 1:30 p.m. — Collaboration and Where it Leads: Adventures in Community-Academic Partnerships
in 538 Edwards Hall

The Department of Public Health Sciences hosted a talk with Dr. Cathy L. Melvin, Associate Professor and Director, Division of Health Behavior and Health Promotion, Department of Public Health Sciences, Medical University of South Carolina. For more information about Dr. Melvin and her research expertise, view or download the event flyer.

September 20, 2017, 5 PM TO 6:30 PM — CUSHR Fall Mixer in Greenville
at Greenville Drive Ballpark, Champions Club (945 S Main St.)
Click here to view research posters from the event.

February 9, 2017 from 3 PM to 4:30 PM — CUSHR Spring meeting at Clemson University
in McKissick Theatre, Hendrix Student Center 

Hosted by the College of Engineering, Computing and Applied Sciences. All health-related researchers were encouraged to attend. View the presentation here.

October 28, 2016 — CUSHR Fall Meeting in Clemson 8-9:30 a.m. at BRC Room 100 (The building is across the parking lot from the front doors of the Hendrix Student Center.) Click here to view presentations from the event.

September 30, 2016 — 2016 Harriet and Jerry Dempsey Research Conference - click here to view presentations from the event

September 14, 2016 — CUSHR Fall Mixer in Greenville at Greenville ONE (1 N. Main St.) — click here to view booklet.

GHS Medical Education Day 2016 — click here to view posters from the event

March 25, 2016 — CUSHR Spring Information Exchange [presentation slides for download]

October 22, 2015 — CUSHR Research Knowledge Exchange and Health Task Force [presentation slides for download]

June 25, 2015
— Clemson University, GHS, VA unite to support combat veterans