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Drs. Cindy Corbett and Sara Donevant and ACORN Center PhD student Pam Wright will present in a symposium, Advancing Innovative Technologies for Medication Adherence among Adults with Chronic Conditions, at the Sigma Biennial International Convention (Indianapolis, IN) on November 8, 2021.

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Dr. Cindy Corbett presented Alexa, can you assist people with chronic conditions or disabilities? to approximately 125 health and social service professionals who provide long-term care to children and adults in South Carolina. The virtual podium presentation was part of the 2021 Caring Connections Conference organized by the Office of Research & Organizational Development (OROD), Clemson University Youth Learning Institute.



ACORN Center undergraduate research assistants, Khushi Patel and Natalie Trimble, and Dr. Cindy Corbett, ACORN Center Director each delivered poster presentations at the Council for Advancing Nursing Science Advanced Methods Conference in October 2021.

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Dr. Sara Donevant was selected as one of 6 junior faculty in the inaugural cohort of the Big Data Fellows Program. The program is part of UofSC Big Data Health Science Center’s R25 training grant funded by the National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Disease. Dr. Donevant’s year-long fellowship was awarded in September 2021.




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