Research Day

University of Mississippi

Flagship Constellation 3-Minute Talks

Inn at Ole Miss Ballrooms A, B, C, D

Start Time 11:30 am – End Time 12:15 pm

18 proposals were received for the UM Flagship Constellations Initiative. 11 proposers have accepted our invitation to present 3-minute talks on their proposed Constellation themes.

Promoting Children’s Health and Brain Health: Changing Poverty’s Impact
Cathy Grace, Co-Director of the Graduate Center for the Study of Early Learning, UM

Sustainability: Outer Space and the Global Commons
Wei-Yin Chen, Professor of Chemical Engineering, UM

Center for Rethinking Mass Incarceration in the South
Patrick Alexander, Assistant Professor of English and African American Studies, UM

Orion, the Hunter of Preventable Diseases
Roy Duhe, Professor of Pharmacology & Toxicology and Professor of Radiation Oncology, UMMC 

Disaster, Risk, Resilience, and Sustainability
Ahmed Al-Ostaz, Brevard Family Chair in Civil Engineering and Professor of Civil Engineering, UM

Science, Technology, and Engineering of Advanced Materials (STEAM)
Ahmed Al-Ostaz, Brevard Family Chair in Civil Engineering and Professor of Civil Engineering, UM

Solving the Opioid Epidemic
James Rowlett, Professor of Psychiatry and Human Behavior, UMMC

Neural Injury, Restoration, and Enhancement
Keith Tansey, Professor, UMMC; Senior Scientist, Methodist Rehabilitation Center;
Physician, Veterans Administration Medical Center; President, American Spinal Injury Assoc.

Ecologies of Health: A Framework to Connect Research and Practice
Meagen Rosenthal, Assistant Professor, Pharmacy Administration, UM 

Religious Communities and Gender & Sexual Diversity
Jamie Harker, Director of Sarah Isom Center for Women & Gender Studies and
Professor of English, UM
 

Populomics: Big Data to Improve Population Health
Michael Griswold, Professor and Chair, Department of Data Science, UMMC