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Innovation Week

Innovation Week 2020 by the numbers

 

About MUSC Innovation Week

MUSC Innovation Week 2020 was held entirely online during June 15-19. Our sessions were designed to inspire and empower the MUSC community to innovate, the week had something for everyone. Missed it? The great content was recorded and is available to view!

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Innovation Week Tracks

Toward an AI literate institution: AI education and resources

Featuring:

Jihad Obeid, M.D.
Kuang-Ching Wang, Ph.D.
Hamilton Baker, M.D. 

Ethical implications of AI in healthcare

Featuring:

Lauren Specker-Sullivan, Ph.D.
Kuang-Ching Wang, Ph.D.
Hamilton Baker, M.D.

MUSC AI effort to address COVID-19

Featuring:

Matthew Turner
Matthew Davis, M.D.
Stephane Meystre, M.D.
Les Lenert, M.D., M.S.
Jihad Obeid, M.D.

 

Innovation and inclusion: Imperatives for leading through a crisis

Willette Burnham-Williams, Ph.D.

 

 
 

Thinking better and faster: Using improv to think on your feet

Featuring:

Greg Tavares
Co-Founder, Theatre 99

Where good ideas come from

Featuring:

Faculty from MUSC, Clemson University and the University of Pittsburgh

If you want to become famous overnight, talk to this team

Featuring:

Michael Yost, Ph.D.
Joshua Kim
Wally Renne, D.M.D.
Christian Brenes Vega, D.M.D
John Yost

Integrating 3D printing into the Classroom

Co-presented with Technology

Featuring:

Tambra Marick
Erick Lemon

Flower arranging to reduce stress

Featuring:

Robin Smith
Carmen Ketron
Sharon Fowler

Mindful weeding

Featuring:

The MUSC Urban Farm

Eye Spy for Health Science Education

Featuring:

Becca Hiester, Curator of Education, Gibbs Museum of Art
Elise Detterbeck, Museum Educator, Gibbs Museum of Art
Cindy Dodds, PT, Ph.D.
Carrie Cormack, DNP
The Office of Instructional Technology and Faculty Resources (ITFR)

 

  

The soup for everybody – cooking class

Featuring:

Anita Ramsetty, M.D. 

The Next Wave – strength training/cardio interval workout

Featuring:

Alicia O'Connor
Tatiana Baier 

Inner health session with Modern Minds

Featuring:

Anne Marie Albano, Ph.D.

The gift of stillness – meditation session

Featuring:

Kelly George

 

Commercialization of academic IP

Featuring:

Scott Davis, Ph.D.

Babystrong taVNS system – journey from clinical need to patient impact

Featuring:

Bashar Badran, Ph.D.
Dorothea Jenkins, M.D.
Troy Huth, Ph.D.
Chelsea Ex-Lubeskie
Joseph Greaves
Christine Dixon Thiesing, Director - SCRA
Richard Dimonda, Advisor/Mentor - SCMDA, SCRA
Lucas Beall, Innovation Fellow - SCRA

Entrepreneurship: Successes and challenges in commercializing medical innovations

Featuring:

Jonathan Yantis – CEO, QuicksortRx
Austen Hayes - CEO, Recovr
Ryan Fiorini – CEO & Board Member, Blinktbi
Robert Ryan – CEO, Innova Therapeutics

 

 

Health disparities: If you think it doesn't matter to you, think again

Featuring:

Marvella Ford, Ph.D. 

Cystic Fibrosis: On the cusp of a game changing therapy

Featuring:

Patrick Flume, M.D.

Immunotherapy: A discussion of the role of clinical trials

Featuring:

John Wrangle, M.D.

 

Technology disaster mitigation strategies

Featuring:

Ben Rogers
Christopher Bennet
DaQurta Riley
Erick Lemon

Virtual walkthrough of the Simulation Lab

Featuring:

Andrew Novack 

Integrating 3D printing into the classroom

Co-presented with Education

Featuring:

Tambra Marick
Erick Lemon

3D printing for COVID-19

Featuring:

Raymond White
Sherman Paggi
Erick Lemon