ICB&DD 13 th Annual Symposium
“Frontiers of Infectious Disease Control”
We are pleased to announce the ICB&DD 13 th Annual Symposium, “ Frontiers of Infectious Disease Control ”, which will be held at the Charles B. Wang Center on Thursday, October 10 2019 (9:00AM–5:00PM; Reception 5:00–6:00PM). The ICB&DD Annual Symposium is thematically focused on cutting-edge advances in chemical biology, structural and computational biology, cancer and infectious diseases, and drug discovery. The Symposium invites renowned scholars in the field as well as highly recognized researchers on campus to present their exciting accomplishments and stimulate the exchange of innovative ideas among speakers, faculty, staff, and students on campus as well as researchers at the Brookhaven National Laboratory, academia and industries in the greater NY metropolitan area.
The Plenary Lecturers this year are:
Dr . Alita Miller, Entasis Therapeutics
Dr. Marvin Miller, University of Notre Dame
Dr. Michal Olszewski, University of Michigan Medical School
Dr. John Perfect, Duke University, School of Medicine
Dr. Peter Smith, Genentech
Dr. Peter Tonge, Stony Brook University
Dr. Gerry Wright, McMaster University
There will be poster sessions on recently completed and ongoing projects conducted in the ICB&DD member's laboratories as well as relevant research laboratories in the area. Awards will be given to the best three posters.
Please see the program for the schedule and more information.
We are looking forward to another stimulating and productive symposium!
Maurizio Del Poeta, M.D
Chair, Organizing Committee
Adam Rosebrock, Ph.D.
Co-Chair, Organizing Committee<
Eszter Boros, Ph.D.
Chair, Poster Session
Iwao Ojima, Ph.D.