MMG Retreat Day April 12, 2019, 9:00 am - 6:00 pm University Club

April 12, 2019, 9:00 am - 6:00 pm
University Club
123 University Place

Please mark your calendars for Friday, April 12, 2019 at the University Club, 123 University Place, for the Annual MMG Scientific Retreat.

It’s with great pleasure that we announce one of our invited speakers for MMG Day 2019: 

Dr. Eva Harris, PhD is a Professor in the Division of Infectious Diseases and Vaccinology at the University of California at Berkeley. She is also the Director of the Center for Global Public Health. Dr. Harris has developed a multidisciplinary approach to study the molecular virology, pathogenesis, immunology, epidemiology, clinical aspects, and control of the mosquito-borne diseases dengue, Zika, and chikungunya.

Houra Merrikh, PhD is an Associate Professor in the Department of Biochemistry at Vanderbilt University. Dr. Merrikh's lab focuses on bacterial evolution, DNA replication, and development of drug-resistance. 

Graduate student spekaers to include: Azia Evans (Graduate Program in Microbiology and Immunology; Coyne Lab), Ravi Patel (Graduate Program in Molecular Pharmacology; Smithgall Lab), Zhou Zhong (Graduate Program in Microbiology and Immunology; Ambrose Lab), Braulio Bonilla (Graduate Program in Molecular Pharmacology; Bernstein Lab)

Postdoctoral speakers: Dr. Catherine Armbruster (Bomberger Lab) and Dr. Joseph Zeppa (Flynn Lab)

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