Infectious Diseases & Global Biothreats Research Day 2020

 

Monday, February 24th, 2020

Keynote speaker:  Liise-anne Pirofski, M.D.

Liise-anne Pirofski, M.D. Professor, Microbiology & Immunology, Selma and Dr. Jacquest Mitrani Chair in Biomedical Research, Chief, Infectious Diseases, Dept. of Medicine, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Bronx, NY

 

Pinn Hall, 10:00am – 5:00 pm

Full schedule of events below.

  • All are welcome to attend and participate in this scientific gathering. The day will highlight the work of our trainees, and celebrate the breadth and depth of infectious disease and global biothreats research at UVA.
  • All undergraduate and graduate students, residents, fellows and postdocs with an interest in infectious disease and global biothreats research are encouraged to submit an abstract. Oral presentations will be selected from submitted abstracts:
    • Deadline for abstract submissions is January 27, 2020
    • Participants will be informed on February 10, 2020, if they should prepare their submission as an oral or poster presentation.
  • For more information, call Ginny Atwell, ID fellowship program coordinator, at 434-243-6832, or email her VMA9T@hscmail.mcc.virginia.edu.

Schedule

Time
Event
Location

10:00 – 11:30 am
Career Forum
Pinn Hall Auditorium

11:45 – 12:15 pm
Lunch
Pinn Hall 2ABC

12:15 – 1:30 pm
Poster Presentations
Pinn Hall 2ABC

1:30 – 2:45 pm
Oral Presentations
Pinn Hall Auditorium

2:45 – 3:00 pm
Break
Pinn Hall

3:00 – 4:00 pm
Keynote Speaker-

Liise-anne Pirofski, M.D. Professor, Microbiology & Immunology, Selma and Dr. Jacquest Mitrani Chair in Biomedical Research, Chief, Infectious Diseases, Dept. of Medicine, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Bronx, NY

Pinn Hall Auditorium

4:00 – 5:00 pm
Presentation of Awards –
Dr. Bill Petri, Division of Infectious Diseases
Pinn Hall Auditorium

4:15 – 5:00 pm
Remove all posters
Pinn Hall 2ABC


>> Read about ID & Biodefense Research Day 2017 and see a slide show >>