The Medical University of South Carolina
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WSI Eminent Scholar lecture and award

(Meetings and Lectures)

4 p.m.
Gazes 125
Miriam Hutto

Barbara Gilchrest, M.D., Professor and Chair-Emeritus of the Department of Dermatology at Boston University School of Medicine, was chosen for the 2013 WSI Eminent Scholar award. Her presentation titled: "Telomeres and Skin Aging: From Conceptual Framework to Molecular Mechanisms" will be on October 3 from 4-5 p.m. in Gazes 125 during the MCBP weekly seminar. Please save the date and plan to attend.

More info on Dr. Gilchrest:
Dr. Gilchrest received her medical degree from Harvard Medical School and completed Residencies in Internal Medicine and Dermatology at Harvard-affiliated hospitals. She is Board Certified in Internal Medicine and Dermatology. Prior to her appointment as Chair of the Department of Dermatology, Dr. Gilchrest held academic appointments at Harvard Medical School and Tufts University School of Medicine. Dr. Gilchrest has clinical and laboratory-based research interests in skin aging and pigmentation and has published extensively based on her pioneering work in these fields. She is cited in 100 Best Doctors in America, is a member of the Institute of Medicine of the National Academics of Science, and is a Fellow of the National Academy of Inventors.

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