JBL Symposium

JBL Symposium XXIV – 2021

Please join the JBL Center for the 24th annual John B. Little Symposium. Friday, October 29, 2021. "COVID-19: Transformative Discoveries and Emerging Research Frontiers." Harvard T.H.Chan School of Public Health. Virtual Symposium.

Friday, October 29th, 2021
Harvard T. H. Chan School of Public Health

1PM – 5PM
Virtual Symposium
Theme: “COVID-19: Transformative Discoveries and Emerging Research Frontiers”
The Symposium will feature talks by leading investigators whose research is focused on the biology, virology, and public health science of SARS-CoV-2.
Symposium Registration

For any questions regarding registration or the symposium in general,
please contact Melissa Curran at macurran@hsph.harvard.edu.


Program:

1:00-1:20 PM

Welcome: Zhi-Min Yuan, M.D., Ph.D.
Morningside Professor of Radiobiology
Department of Environmental Health
Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health

Opening Remarks: Michelle A. Williams, Sc.D.
Dean of the Faculty
Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health

1:20 PM-3:00 PM: Session 1: Moderator: Zachary Nagel, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor of Radiation Biology
Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health

1:20-2:10 PM
Eric Rubin, M.D., Ph.D.
Editor-in-Chief, New England Journal of Medicine
Adjunct Professor of Immunology and Infectious Diseases
Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health
COVID-19: What Do We Know and How Do We Know It

2:10-3:00 PM
Michele Evans, M.D.

Deputy Scientific Director and Chief, Health Disparities Research Section
National Institute on Aging
National Institutes of Health
How COVID-19 Uncovered the Nation’s Glass Jaw: Health Disparities

3:00 PM-4:40 PM: Session 2: Moderator: Kristopher Sarosiek, Ph.D.

Assistant Professor of Radiation Biology
Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health

3:00-3:50 PM
Stanley Perlman, M.D., Ph.D.
Professor
University of Iowa Distinguished Chair
Department of Microbiology and Immunology
Department of Pediatrics
University of Iowa
Animals Models for COVID-19

3:50-4:40 PM
Jason McLellan, Ph.D.

The Robert A. Welch Chair in Chemistry
Associate Professor
Department of Molecular Biosciences
The University of Texas at Austin
Structure-Function Studies of the SARS-CoV-2 Spike and Development of COVID-19 Interventions

Please register to attend by visiting JBL Symposium Registration

 

 

 

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