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Welcome to the Clemson University School of Health Research

  • I'm a Tiger in the School of Health Research at Clemson University, Clemson, SC
  • Windsor Sherrill, CU-GHS Center, Clemson University, Clemson South Carolina
  • Faculty working in health research at Clemson University, Clemson, South Carolina
  • Embedded scholars working in the School of Health Research at Clemson University, Clemson, SC
  • Bioengineering at Clemson University, Clemson South Carolina
  • Working with doctors in the School of Health Research at Clemson University, Clemson, SC
  • Faculty working in health research at Clemson University, Clemson, South Carolina
  • Faculty working in health research at Clemson University, Clemson, South Carolina

Better Together

That’s the hallmark of a bold partnership between Clemson University and health care systems that has created the Clemson University School of Health Research (CUSHR), a multidisciplinary unit of Clemson that facilitates medical research and scholarship. Through this partnership, Clemson brings a wealth of research and educational expertise, and the health care systems offer the clinical opportunities students and researchers need to put their ideas into action. The result? Breakthroughs in health care delivery, access and affordability that make a difference in the doctor’s office, the operating room, and beyond.

Events

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 invites you to 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.

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. Come join our Dempsey Professors as they build and strengthen bridges between research at Clemson and medical practice at GHS. Dr. Dan Simionescu and Dr. Kevin Taaffe will host 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. Biomedical engineering work will be presented in the morning and industrial engineering work will be presented in the afternoon. Please RSVP to Dr. Kevin Taaffe at taaffe@clemson.edu.

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.

November 17, 2017, 12:30 to 6:00 p.m. – Diabetes Re-Imagined Health Symposium at Furman University
This free event is presented by The Institute for the Advancement of Community Health and will highlight community, clinical, and academic partnerships to reduce the impact of diabetes in our communities. The deadline for registration is noon on Wednesday, Oct. 25, 2017. Event and registration information can be found here.