Professor of Research in Microbiology and Immunology
Molecular and theoretical virologist
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The COVID-19 pandemic is a striking reminder that viruses scorn borders. Disease-causing bacteria ignore borders, too—but with a difference. While...
Dr. Omar Vandal, Ph.D. ’07, came to Weill Cornell Graduate School of Medical Sciences determined to make a difference in the world—focusing his...
Professor, University of Florida
Dept. Microbiology & Cell Science
Mining microbial genomes to discover novel enzymes, pathways and antibacterial targets
Lunch 12:15-13:15 pm
Dean and Richard C. Atkinson Professor, UCSD
Div. Biological Sciences
Using cell biology, genetics and quantitative modeling to understand bacterial cells and accelerate drug discovery
Coffee Break 14:30-15:15
Associate Professor, Boston College
From detection to predicting short-and long-term infectious disease outcomes: Are personalized diagnostics and treatment strategies possible for infectious diseases?
Organizers: Kyu Rhee, Weill Department of Medicine; Dirk Schnappinger, Department of Microbiology & Immunology
This symposium is financially supported by an unrestricted gift from Agilent Technologies. The academic activity stems from programs within the Weill Family Global Health Research Laboratories,
Download the Systems Biology of Microbial Physiology and Antimicrobial Resistance symposium flyer.
Understanding the Immune System by Studying Children with Inherited Immune Deficiencies
Presented by: Helen Su, MD, PhD