Friday Morning Conference: Unraveling Endemic Giardiasis and the Intestinal 'Pathobiome' of Childhood Malnutrition

The Oct. 12 edition of the Institute of Global Health and Infectious Diseases' Friday Morning Conference Series will feature Luther Bartelt, MD, Assistant Professor of Medicine, UNC Division of Infectious Diseases. Bartelt's lecture is titled "Unraveling Endemic Giardiasis and the Intestinal 'Pathobiome' of Childhood Malnutrition."

When Oct 12, 2018
from 08:30 AM to 09:30 AM
Where Bioinformatics 1131
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Luther Bartelt, MD, is an assistant professor of medicine in the UNC Division of Infectious Diseases. His research interests include the role of host immune response, intestinal microbiota, and nutritional factors in the development of malnutrition during chronic enteric infection.

Refreshments will be served

About Friday Morning Conference

The Institute for Global Health & Infectious Diseases, Division of Infectious Diseases, and Center for AIDS Research at UNC co-sponsor a weekly conference series that features distinguished clinicians and scientists from UNC, local universities, and other national and international institutions. The topics are varied and appeal to not only infectious disease specialists, but also professionals in epidemiology, public health, microbiology, biostatistics and other global health-related disciplines.

The conference takes place every Friday, September through May, from 8:30-9:30 a.m. in 1131 Bioinformatics (first floor auditorium) on the UNC campus. For more information, or to suggest a speaker, please contact the conference coordinator Dr. Arlene Seña or Kathy James.

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