Research chief to keynote scientists’ meeting
Dr. Richard Summers, associate vice chancellor for research, will give the keynote presentation, "Reconsidering the Scientific Method in the Information Age" at the 78th annual Mississippi Academy of Sciences meeting scheduled Thursday-Friday, March 6-7, at the Lake Terrace Convention Center in Hattiesburg.
Summers, professor and chair emeritus of emergency medicine, will present the 2014 Dodgen Lecture at 3:30 p.m. March 6.
The meeting, which draws approximately 800 annually, provides a forum for members from all Mississippi institutions of higher learning to exchange ideas, establish collaborative efforts and view research presentations in 13 different divisional meetings.
For more information about the event, visit www.msacad.org.