Mini-Symposium


East Tennessee State University

Talent Expansion in Quantitative Biology

Undergraduate Student Research Symposium

Grand Resort Hotel

Pigeon Forge, TN

October 29 th - October 30 th, 2010


Guest Speaker:  Dr. Sergey Gavrilets

Distinguished Professor
Departments of Ecology, Evolutionary Biology, & Mathematics
Associate Director of Scientific Activities
National Institute for Mathematical & Biological Synthesis
NIMBioS
University of Tennessee, Knoxville


Presentations

Jeremy Brooks
T1 Mapping Diffuse Myocardial Fibrosis



Lauren Brooks
A Profile of Rural Southern Appalachain HIV Patients:  VA versus Community



Laura Catron
Immigration Laws & Immigrant Health:  Modeling the Spread of Tuberculosis in Arizona



Lindsey McAmis
Role of Stress in the Onset of Diabetes Mellitus in Mice

Joe Powell
The Baa-tany Goat Project & Roan Mountain's Unique Alder Bald



Chelsea Ross
A Year in TEQB:  An Overview


Posters

Laura Catron
Immigration Laws & Immigrant Health:  Modeling the Spread of Tuberculosis in Arizona



Derek Crouthers
Ava Gooding
Rebecca Leonard
Analyzing Properties of Secondary Ribonucleic Acid (RNA) Structures Using Graph Theory




Byron Roland
Fire Effects on Forest Habitats:  An Individual Based Model