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SEC Symposium Poster Awards Announced

09.23.2014
Six deserving individuals, selected from more than 80 entries, garnered Excellence in Poster Presentation honors on Tuesday to cap off the 2014 SEC Symposium at the Hyatt Regency Atlanta.   The posters, submitted and displayed by individuals from across the SEC’s 14 universities and ot... Read More

SEC Symposium Shows League About More Than Sports

09.22.2014
The 2014 Southeastern Conference Symposium, designed to address a significant scholarly issue by utilizing the range of disciplinary strengths represented by the SEC’s 14 member universities, continued its second day at the Hyatt Regency Atlanta.   Monday’s evening activities inc... Read More

Nancy Brown Keynote Highlights Opening Day of SEC Symposium

09.21.2014
The second-annual Southeastern Conference Symposium began on Sunday at the Hyatt Regency Atlanta. The opening day featured two sessions and was highlighted by a keynote address from Nancy Brown, Chief Executive Officer of the American Heart Association. Brown spoke on the idea of creating a &ldq... Read More

Keys to Preventing Obesity from University of South Carolina Researchers

09.19.2014
According to the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, more than one-third (78.6 million) of adults in the U.S. are obese. But while many focus on treating obesity, the 2014 SEC Symposium is bringing together some of the top researchers at SEC universities who are looking to stop obesity ... Read More

2014 SEC Symposium Begins Sunday

09.18.2014
The second annual Southeastern Conference Symposium, entitled Prevention of Obesity: Overcoming a 21st Century Public Health Challenge, begins this Sunday at the Hyatt Regency Atlanta. The three-day event is designed to address a significant scholarly issue by utilizing the range of disciplines ... Read More