2017 SC INBRE Fall Symposium

fall symposium
Friday and Saturday, October 27 and 28, 2017

Friday: External Advisory and Q4 Steering Committee Meeting, USC School of Medicine

Saturday: Fall Symposium for faculty, staff and students, South Carolina State Museum

Call for Abstracts! Due by Friday, October 13. Click here for Guidelines. Email abstracts to scinbre@gmail.com. Please indicate which of the following categories fits your work: Bioinformatics, Molecular/Cell Biology, Chemistry/Biochemistry, Cancer, Neuroscience, Engineering, Public Health or Other (clearly indicate topic category if you choose this option).



SC INBRE Developmental Research Project Program faculty, students, anyone insterested learning more about the research of SC INBRE-funded biomedical investigators and students. 

Symposium consists of student poster session and talks by our DRP
 faculty, plus we will have a special invited speaker. Our External Advisory Committee will be in attendance and would love to meet you and hear about the impact of SC INBRE on your research and experiences.

Symposium will be held at the South Carolina State Museum located on Gervais Street in Columbia. Parking will be free. Your attendance at the Symposium will also give you a 10% discount at the Museum's gift shop and free general admittance to the rest of the Museum, if time allows. 


Please note: this is USC's Homecoming Week – plan on increased traffic in town, as well as rooms selling out early.

We are working with the following to reserve a block of rooms:

  • Hyatt Place, Columbia/Downtown/Vista, 819 Gervais St, Columbia, SC 29201
    10 rooms currently available for a stay anytime between Wednesday and Saturday. Click here to go to booking page or call reservations at (888) 492-8847. Group code is G-SCIN. Must book by 10/13/17. 
  • Inn at USC, 1619 Pendleton St, Columbia, SC 29201
    LIMITED rooms available. Click here to go to booking page or call (803) 779-7779 for reservations. Group code is SC INBRE.
  • SpringHill Suites on Lady Street. Info coming soon
  • Aloft on Lady Street. Info coming soon


  • Continental breakfast and boxed lunch will be served. In the case of lunch, please indicate on the registration form if you have any specific food needs (i.e., vegetarian, gluten-free, allergies). 
  • Registration will close on October 10. NO late registrations can be accepted.

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SC INBRE is funded by grant P20GM103499 from the National Institute of General Medical Sciences, National Institutes of Health