Microbiology

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"Our Bugs ‘R’ Us"
Dr. Roberto Kolter
Professor of Microbiology and Molecular Genetics at Harvard Medical School
Co-Director of the Microbial Sciences Initiative at Harvard
Professor of the Practice of Health Sociology, Harvard School of Public Health
“Cholera as a Model of Human Diarrheal Disease
and Mechanisms Mediating Protection”
Dr. Stephen Calderwood
Professor of Medicine in Microbiology and Microbial Genetics, Harvard Medical School
“The Race Against Resistance”
Dr. Deborah Hung
Assistant Professor of Microbiology and Molecular Genetics, Harvard Medical School
Co-Director of the Infectious Disease Initiative at the Broad Institute of MIT and Harvard
“Dancing in the Dark: Chemosynthesis and Symbiosios”
Dr. Colleen Cavanaugh
Edward C. Jeffrey Professor of Organismic and Evolutionary Biology, Harvard University
“Antibiotics: Past, Present and Future”
Dr. Christopher T. Walsh
Hamilton Kuhn Professor of Biological Chemistry and
Molecular Pharmacology, Harvard Medical School
“Stochasticity in the Bacterial World”
Dr. Richard Losick
Howard Hughes Medical Institute Professor,
Maria Moors Cabot Professor of Biology and Harvard College Professor
“Life in a Microbial World:
The Ecology of Microbes at Hydrothermal Vents”
Dr. Peter Girguis
Assistant Professor of Organismic and Evolutionary Biology, Harvard University
"Understanding Resistance to Tuberculosis"
Dr. Barry Bloom
Harvard University Distinguished Service Professor
and Joan L. and Julius H. Jacobson Professor of Public Health
“An Ecological Approach to Microbes and Disease”
Dr. Jon Clardy
Professor of Biological Chemistry and Molecular Pharmacology, Harvard Medical School
“The Face of Bacillus Subtilis: Genomes and Biofilms”
Dr. Ashlee Earl
Research Fellow in Microbiology and Molecular Genetics, Harvard Medical School
“Evolution in Action: Learning from
Adapting Populations of Bacteria in the Lab”
Dr. Christopher Marx
Assistant Professor of Organismic and Evolutionary Biology, Harvard University
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“Genes that are Universal to Life
on Earth and the Search for Extraterrestrial Life”
Dr. Gary Ruvkun
Professor of Genetics, Harvard Medical School
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"Fighting Global Infectious Disease"
Dr. Dyann Wirth
Chair of the Department of Immunology and Infectious Disease at Harvard School of Public Health

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