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Seminar series: “Life Science Across the Globe” 8/4

No advanced registration is required


Date: Wednesday, August 4, 2021
Time: 9:00 am - 10:30 am EST

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Global communication and cooperation in the life sciences are more important than ever.

Embracing this spirit, Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory is joining with sister institutes from around the world to bring you Life Science Across the Globe, a monthly event in which leading scientists and scholars gather remotely from different parts of the world to showcase the most exciting advances in science and discuss important issues related to science and society.

The talks will be live-streamed through Zoom, with the link accessible through the “Life Science Across the Globe” website. There will be a question and answer period.

“HIV Cure”

Hosted by: Institute of Infectious Disease and Molecular Medicine (IDM), University of Cape Town

August 4, 9:00-10:30 a.m. ET    |    Click here to watch

Zoom Webinar Information    ID: 958 5951 7201     Passcode: 489171


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9:00–10:00 a.m. ET Talks
10:00-10:30 a.m. Panel Discussion and Audience Questions
10:30-11:00 a.m. Meet the Panelists


  • Linda-Gail Bekker, Desmond Tutu HIV Centre, University of Cape Town (UCT), South Africa
  • Thumbi Ndungu, Deputy Director of Science, African Health Research Institute (AHRI), South Africa
  • Sharon Lewin, Director, Peter Doherty Institute for Infection and Immunity, Australia

Moderated by: Robert Siliciano, Professor and HHMI Investigator, Johns Hopkins University, US



    No advanced registration is required