Dr. Robert O. Wright, Mount Sinai School of Medicine
Michael Conn, PhD, Oregon Health & Science University
John A. Hossack, PhD, Biomedical Engineering; University of Virginia
Brian Schmidt, DDS, MD, PhD, Director, Bluestone Center for Clinical Research, Professor, Department of Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery, Professor, Department of Physiology & Neuroscience, New York University
Infectious diseases account for significant mortality and morbidity around the world, including here in the United States. Come learn from expert practitioners who will discuss the latest information about the pathology, prevention, and treatment of infectious diseases due to antibiotic-resistant organisms like carbapenem-resistant enterbacteriaceae, influenza, HIV/AIDS, pertussis, and clostridium difficile. You will leave with updated knowledge to improve your nursing care and the health outcomes of your patients.
This four-part orientation is strongly recommended for all clinical research personnel who are new to UNC or new to research.
Bringing Biomarkers to Clinical Practice: Insights from a Collaborative Process to Define Evidence Standards for Clinical Utility
Patricia Deverka, MD, MS, Senior Research Director, Center for Medical Technology Policy (CMTP)
Min Li, PhD, Professor, The Solomon H. Snyder Department of Neuroscience, Johns Hopkins University, School of Medicine
Each Tuesday at 11:00 am, the Biochemistry and Biophysics department will feature seminar speakers.