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9th Annual CEND Symposium 
The complete agenda available online at our website.

The CEND symposium is only three weeks away. If you have not already done so, please register now. This year’s esteemed speakers and their talk titles are :
Megan Murray – Harvard University

“Risk factors for TB disease progression: evidence from a cohort study in Peru”

Gilla Kaplan – Gates Foundation

“Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation TB strategy discovery and development of new tools impacting TB epidemic”
” ‘Radiohistochemistry’: Understanding TB lesion pathology and its response to chemotherapy”
Bavesh D. Kana – University of the Witwatersrand

“Can peptidoglycan remodeling reveal novel drug targets and probe for phenotypic complexity in sputum-derived mycobacteria?”

Nevan Krogan – UC San Francisco
From systems to structure: Bridging networks and mechanism”
Oren Rosenberg – UC San Francisco
“Structural and functional studies of the Type VII secretion system”
Eric Rubin – Harvard University
 “One of these things is not like the other one: phenotypic heterogeneity in mycobacteria”
WHEN: Friday, March 31, 2017, 9 am – 5 pm
Networking and Poster Session, 5 pm -6 pm
WHERE: Li Ka Shing Center Auditorium (Room 245), University of California, Berkeley 


Poster Submission Deadline is March 17!

A poster session will be held during the event’s evening reception. All attendees are encouraged to submit a poster for presentation.

Please submit a poster title and short description with your registration or via e-mail.


The 9th Annual CEND Symposium is sponsored by the Henry Wheeler Center for Emerging & Neglected Diseases (CEND).

If you are interested in joining as a sponsor, please contact CEND.

9th Annual CEND Symposium