Join Us for USciences' 17th Annual Research Day

Prospective and accepted graduate students are invited to attend USciences’ 17th Annual Research Day on April 4, 2019. View the interesting and varied research being presented by students and faculty members, and spend time speaking with program directors and admission representatives.


Please check in at the Admissions office located in Griffith Hall  (#1 on the campus map). Be sure to arrive 15 to 20 minutes prior to the option you select at registration.


Students are invited to attend part of the day that interests them.

Registration for this event has close, keep an eye out for email updates about future Research Day events.


Time Event
10:00 a.m.–11:00 a.m.

The 30th Annual John C. Krantz, Jr. Lecture
Confronting Stigma to Respond to the Opioid Crisis
Presenter: Dr. Colleen Barry
Pharmacology/Toxicology Center, Room 140
(#20 on the campus map)

Opioid overdoses are the leading cause of injury-related deaths in the U.S. and contribute to recent reversals in life expectancy gains. In the face of escalating mortality, what policies are critical to reverse the epidemic? Why are life saving medication treatments not more broadly utilized? Learn how researchers are assessing the impact of stigma on public policy and clinical care, and what barriers must be overcome.

11:30 a.m.–12:45 p.m. Meet and Greet with Faculty
1:00 p.m.–3:00 p.m.

Student and Faculty Research Poster Presentations
Athletic/Recreation Center
(#3 on the campus map)