Friday ID Conference: “Progress versus gaps in the basic science and clinical management of Treponema pallidum”

Title: Friday ID Conference: “Progress Versus Gaps in the Basic Science and Clinical Management of Treponema pallidum” – Arlene Seña-Soberano, MD, MPH
Date: January 4, 2013
Time: 8:30 – 9:30 a.m.
Location: 1131 Bioinformatics (directions)

Description: Dr. Seña-Soberano is associate professor of medicine at the UNC Shool of Medicine. She is also medical director and lab director of the Durham County Health Department. Her research has focused on surveillance of HIV and sexually transmitted infections (STIs) and clinical trials involving STI diagnostics and treatment. Much of Dr. Seña-Soberano’s work has been conducted locally at the Durham County Health Department She has also been involved with several public investigations involving emerging infectious diseases in the community.

About Friday ID Conference

The Division of Infectious Diseases, Institute for Global Health & Infectious Diseases, and Center for AIDS Research at UNC co-sponsor a weekly conference series which 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 June, 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, Kathy James. To sign-up to receive weekly announcements of the conference, click here.

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