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Schedule

Discover USC 2018

Friday, April 20, 2018
Columbia Metropolitan Convention Center (CMCC)

 

Schedule of Events

Time      Details

8:30 a.m.

Presenter, Reviewer and Volunteer registration opens

Lobby (upper level)

9:30 a.m. to 11:00 a.m.

Presentation Session 1

  • Undergraduate Student Posters, Exhibit Hall (lower level)
  • Undergraduate Oral Presentations, Carolina Meeting Room A (lower level)
  • Graduate Student, Medical Scholar and Postdoc Posters, Columbia Ballrooms B & C (upper level)
  • Graduate Student Three-Minute Thesis Presentations, Columbia Ballroom C (upper level) and Congaree Meeting Rooms A & B (lower level)

11:00 a.m. to 11:30 a.m.

Break and Session 1 Wrap-up

Boxed lunches will be available for pick up beginning at 11:00 a.m.

11:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.                            

Lunch Break and Keynote Address

  • The keynote address will be presented in the Richland Meeting Room (A, B & C). Seating is limited.
  • All registered attendees with a name tag may pick up a boxed lunch at stations throughout the CMCC. Lunch seating is provided throughout, as well, with tables in the Richland Meeting Room (A, B & C), Lexington Meeting Room (A & B) and the pation (weather permitting) on the lower level.

12:30 p.m. to 1:00 p.m.

Break and Session 2 Set-up

Lunch service ends at 1:00 p.m.

1:00 p.m. to 2:30 p.m.

Presentation Session 2

  • Undergraduate Student Posters, Exhibit Hall (lower level)
  • Undergraduate Oral Presentations, Carolina Meeting Room A (lower level)
  • Graduate Student, Medical Scholar and Postdoc Posters, Columbia Ballrooms B & C (upper level)
  • Graduate Student Three-Minute Thesis Presentations, Columbia Ballroom C (upper level) and Congaree Meeting Rooms A & B (lower level)

Note: Presenter registration closes at 2:00 p.m.

2:30 p.m. to 3:00 p.m.

Reception

Refreshments will be available outside of the Columbia Ballrooms on the upper level and outside of the Richland Meeting Rooms on the lower level.

3:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m.

Awards Ceremonies

  • Undergraduate student awards in the Richland Meeting Room (A, B & C) on the lower level
  • Graduate student awards in Columbia Ballroom C on the upper level
  • Postdoc awards in Carolina Meeting Room A on the lower level

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