Sparling Symposium

A celebration of Fred Sparling’s 45 years at UNC and his lasting contributions to basic and translational science.

When Sep 19, 2014
from 01:00 PM to 05:00 PM
Where Room 2204 MBRB
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Frederick Sparling, MD, is Professor of Medicine at UNC School of Medicine, the Director of Southeast Regional Center of Excellence for Emerging Infections and Biodefense and Director of NC Sexually Transmitted Diseases Cooperative Research Center. Dr. Sparling is interested in emerging infections and biodefense, and directs a large NIH funded regional center of excellence in biodefense and emerging infections (SERCEB), supporting investigators at many institutions in the SE and elsewhere who work on dengue viruses, alphaviruses, Coronaviruses, Yesinia and tularemia, and innate and adaptive immunity. 

The speakers will be Joseph (Alex) Duncan,Cynthia Nau Cornelissen, Ann E. Jerse, Marcia Metzgar, Hobbs, M. Shafer, Magdalene Y. So, Jeffrey A. Frelinger.

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