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Global Health and Infectious Disease
Lighting Talks
About the Speakers
Poster Presentations
Photo Gallery

Other Research Days:
Cancer ResearchTranslational Research: Applying DiscoveryDrug Discovery and DevelopmentShining a Light on Environmental ScholarshipCardiovascular Disease, Obesity & DiabetesInfectious Disease & Pathogens

About Research Days


9:00 – 9:15 Welcoming Remarks
Peggy Newell and Michael Rosenblatt
9:15 – 10:00 Crystal Gazing: The Future of Global Health
Guest Speaker Gerald T. Keusch, MD
10:00 – 10:10 Break
10:10 – 11:00 Food: Friend or Foe?
Cheleste Thorpe, Simin Nikbin Meydani, Christine Wanke, Fiorenzo G. Omenetto
11:00 – 12:00

Water: Potability and Pathogens
Saul Tzipori, Ralph R. Isberg, Patrick Skelly, Honorine Ward, Shafiqul Islam

12:00 – 1:30 Break for Lunch
1:30 – 2:30

Preventive Strategies and Therapeutics
Patricia Hibberd, Stuart Levy, David R. Snydman, Joel Weinstock, John Coffin

2:30 – 3:20 Vaccines
H. Cody Meissner, Jeffrey Griffiths, John Wong, Bruce Panilaitis
3:20 – 3:30 Break  
3:30 – 4:20

Emerging Infectious Diseases
Joann Lindenmayer, Henry H. Wortis,
Abraham L. Sonenshein, Lisa Davidson

Jean Mayer USDA Human Nutrition Research Center on Aging Auditorium

4:20 – 6:00

Poster Presentations and Reception

Jean Mayer USDA Human Nutrition Research Center on Aging Lobby, Mezzanine and Conference Room



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