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COVID-19: Investigating a Viral Phenomenon

January 9 @ 9:00 am - 5:00 pm

Join us this January as we take a deep dive into the amazing research conducted by renowned scientists on the SARS-CoV-2 virus.

The Laboratory Medicine and Pathobiology Students Union at the University of Toronto proudly presents the 9th installment of our annual conference series.

Join us this January as we take a deep dive into the amazing research conducted by renowned scientists on the SARS-CoV-2 virus. The conference will shed light on different perspectives of a pandemic and will focus on topics such as the isolation of the virus, diagnostics and treatment, epidemiology, and the genetics of COVID-19. Our goal is to educate our attendees on the latest research surrounding an issue that has severely affected the global community.

We will be featuring the works of our 2 keynote speakers: *Dr. Samira Mubareka and Dr. Robert Kozak* who isolated severe acute respiratory syndrome coronavirus 2 (SARS-CoV-2), as well as the works of our 6 general session speakers: Dr. Prabhat Jha, Dr. Keith Pardee, Dr. Michael Joyner, Dr. Eleanor Fish, Dr. Jeannie Callum, and Dr. Aled Edwards.

The conference is FREE to attend and will be hosted on a Zoom webinar.

You MUST REGISTER on Eventbrite in order to receive the Zoom webinar link near the event date.

If you have any other inquiries, please email us at [email protected]

Details

Date:
January 9
Time:
9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Event Category:
Website:
https://www.eventbrite.ca/e/covid-19-investigating-a-viral-phenomenon-tickets-117190282289

Organizer

Laboratory Medicine & Pathobiology Student Union (LMPSU)
Website:
https://www.eventbrite.ca/o/laboratory-medicine-amp-pathobiology-student-union-lmpsu-15839459478