World TB Day - Regional Symposium
Friday, March 24, 2017 from 1:00 PM to 5:00 PM (CDT)
San Francisco, California
London, United Kingdom
This event is co-organized by Washington University and St. Louis University in an effort to bring together medical professionals for a regional symposium on World TB Day. We will have a keynote speaker address, trainee talks, as well as a panel session, followed by a poster presentation and happy hour.
Students, Postdocs and Residents doing research on TB are encouraged to submit an abstract to present a talk or poster.
Deadline for abstract submission is March 6, 2017.
Keynote Presentation by W. Henry Boom, MD, Professor of Medicine, Case Western Reserve University on “CD4+ T cell immune evasion by M. tuberculosis”
Invited Talk by JoAnn Tufariello, MD, PhD, Research Assistant Professor, Center for Microbial Pathogenesis, Institute for Biomedical Sciences, Georgia State University
This event is sponsored by Washington University's:
*Center for Global health and Infectious Disease (CGHID)
*Division of Infectious Disease
*Department of Molecular Microbiology
*Department of Pediatrics, Infectious Disease