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HIV Cure

Nancy Archin, PhD, Assistant Professor, Infectious Diseases

The One Health Approach to AMR

Sid Thakur, BVSc, MVSc, PhD, Professor of Molecular Epidemiology, Director of Global Health, NC State College of Veterinary Medicine.

HIV Persistence

Mary F. Kearney, PhD, HIV Dynamics and Replication Program, NIH Cancer Center

Mechanisms of β-lactam Resistance

Robert Bonomo, MD, professor of medicine, pharmacology, molecular biology and microbiology, Case Western School of Medicine.

Host-Pathogen Dynamics

Nihal Altan-Bonn, PhD, Senior Investigator, NIH Laboratory of Host-Pathogen Dynamics

5th Annual Malawi Cancer Symposium

The 5th Annual Malawi Cancer Symposium is a collaboration between the UNC Institute for Global Health and Infectious Diseases and UNC Lineberger Comprehensive Cancer Center. For more information, please contact

An HIV Cure In 10 Years? Update On Progress and Challenges

David Margolis, MD, is Sarah Graham Kenan Distinguished Professor of Medicine, Professor of Microbiology & Immunology, and Epidemiology, and Director of the UNC HIV Cure Center. His research group has a long history of translational HIV research: investigating basic molecular, virological, and immunological phenomenon, and leveraging insights to develop new interventions in HIV disease.  He … Read more

Looking Back and Looking Forward

Marcia Hobbs, PhD, is a professor of medicine in the division of infectious diseases. She conducts translational research focused on non-viral sexually transmitted infections; the lab supports a variety of research projects aimed directly at diagnosis, treatment and prevention of sexually transmitted infections or the use of these infections as bio-markers in evaluating biomedical or … Read more

The Dark Side of the Microbiome

J. Victor Garcia, PhD, director of the International Center for the Advancement of Translational Science and Oliver Smithies Investigator Professor of Medicine, is interested in how human viruses cause human cancer, how HIV causes AIDS, how SARS-CoV-2 causes COVD-19 and why the immune system is not able to control viral infections. The working hypothesis of … Read more

Impacts of Ecology On RTS,S Malaria Vaccine Efficacy

Michael Emch, PhD, is W.R. Kenan, Jr. Distinguished Professor of Geography and Epidemiology. He is also a Fellow of the Carolina Population Center. His expertise is in infectious disease ecology, spatial epidemiology, neighborhood determinants of health, and geographic information science applications of public health. He leads the Spatial Health Research Group which conducts research that … Read more