The Digestive Health Center (DHC) will host a Scientific Symposium on Tuesday, February 28, 2017 from 9:30 am to 1 pm. This is a great opportunity to learn about the cutting edge research in digestive disease as well as an opportunity to establish new collaborations. We encourage you to present a poster of your work related to any area of digestive disease, including the four focus areas of the DHC:

  1. Liver Disease and Modeling
  2. Digestive Disease and Immunity
  3. Digestive Disease and Obesity
  4. Translational Embryology 

PRIZES will be given for the best posters presented at the meeting.

$500 First Prize; $300 Second Prize; $200 Third Prize*

* If you have received a prize within the past 2 years from the Digestive Health Center you are not eligible to receive another prize.

Poster Session

Time: 9:30 am to 11:45 am
Location S: Room 1.203 & 1.204

Keynote Address and Poster Prize Presentation

Stephen Duncan, DPhil
Medical University of South Carolina

Time: 12 pm
Location R: Research Auditorium Room 3381

Posters can be as large as 4' x 8'. Presenters do not have to be DHC members.
Abstracts are due Friday, February 3, 2017 by 5 pm to