Sept. 25: Host-Pathogen Interactions CoBRE Symposium

The Center for Biomedical Research Excellence (CoBRE) for Host-Pathogen Interactions is inviting UND faculty, staff, and graduate and undergraduate students to attend the Annual Host-Pathogen CoBRE Symposium to be held at the School of Medicine & Health Sciences on Tuesday, Sept. 25. The Symposium will bring together experts investigating both microbial infectious agents and host responses to those infectious agents.

Confirmed speakers for the event are:

In addition, investigators from UND will present their research related to infection and immunity in both oral and a poster session.

This event aims to promote interaction and collaboration among researchers in the area and provide opportunities for learning about cutting-edge tools, approaches, and resources to advance their research in broad areas of infection and inflammation.

Researchers investigating host-pathogen questions are encouraged to submit an abstract for poster presentation (to be held in the afternoon on Sept. 25) to Kim Dickman (kim.dickman@med.und.edu) by Friday, Aug. 31.

Prior on-line registration  is appreciated.

The Symposium will be from 8:30 a.m. to 5 p.m. Complimentary continental breakfast and lunch will be provided. The School of Medicine & Health Sciences is located at 1301 North Columbia Road in Grand Forks.