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  • Prisma Health and Clemson University announce Innovation Maturation Fund partnership

    July 9, 2019

    The Clemson University Division of Research and the Health Sciences Center (HSC) at Prisma Health recently signed agreements to fund up to $200,000 per year in grants through the new Innovation Maturation Fund. The health care-focused grants are intended to advance the development and implementation of new medical initiatives, advance translational science, create job and educational opportunities, improve health care and drive economic growth in the region.

  • Clemson, Arthrex Inc. launch pilot program to support students, growing surgical device industry

    April 2, 2019

    A global leader in minimally invasive orthopedics, Arthrex already works with Clemson on a number of research projects. Now, it’s expanding its engagement with the university through a new, two-year pilot program developed with the needs of the surgical device industry in mind and a generous gift of ten $7,500 scholarships.

  • Abby Martin, director of Tigerama for 2018.

    Student Affairs Talk: Abby Martin

    October 18, 2018

    Editor’s note: This is the latest installment in our series of “Student Affairs Talk” podcasts. In it, Communications Director for Student Affairs Philip Sikes visits with various leaders from the staff and student communities. This week’s featured guest is Abby Martin, a senior from Clemson, South Carolina and director of Tigerama. — Abby Martin’s Clemson […]

  • Clemson alumnus Rick Foster frequently returns to the University to mentor students or speak to classes.

    Clemson alumnus Rick Foster strives to help others pursue health care careers

    February 8, 2018

    Distance doesn’t separate alumnus Dr. Rick Foster from his Clemson University family. Though he lives on Wadmalaw Island, Foster has remained connected to the university and has been active within the College of Behavioral, Social and Health Sciences and the Department of Public Health Sciences for years. From Tiger Band, where he played trombone and […]

  • A conversation with vascular surgeon and Clemson alumna Ashley Rickey

    October 17, 2017

    WINSTON SALEM, North Carolina – In 2006, Ashley Rickey graduated from Clemson University with a B.S. in microbiology, a degree path she chose as the foundation for a medical career. Rickey knew from her high school days that she wanted to be a physician, so it was no surprise when she began medical school at […]

  • Clemson hosting scientists who study devastating diseases

    October 24, 2013

    Clemson University is hosting the region’s leading scientists for discussions about the causative agents of some of the most devastating and intractable diseases of humans, including malaria, amoebic dysentery, sleeping sickness, Chagas disease and fungal meningitis.

  • Study points to possible treatment for brain disorders

    October 22, 2013

    Clemson University scientists are working to determine how neurons are generated, which is vital to providing treatment for neurological disorders like Tuberous Sclerosis Complex.