Symposium on "Genes, Disparity in Healthcare Delivery, Behavior: What Role Does Each Play in Susceptibility in HIV?"
The UCLA AIDS Institute and Centers for AIDS Research (CFAR) present a symposium featuring Stephen O'Brien, Kevin Fenton, and Irvin Chen.
Wednesday, September 17, 2008
10:30 AM - 3:00 PM
La Kretz Hall, Room 110
619 Charles E Young Drive, East
Los Angeles, CA 90095
Info forwarded from Rathna Natarajan, Center Administrator, UCLA AIDS Institute - RNatarajan@mednet.ucla.edu
Stephen J. O'Brien, Ph.D.
Chief, Laboratory of Genomic Diversity, NIH
"The role that genes play in preventing -and in promoting -HIV infection"
Kevin Fenton, M.D., Ph.D.
Director, National Center for HIV/AIDS, Viral Hepatitis, STD and TB Prevention, Centers for Disease Control
"Racial disparity in HIV infection: In the nation and around the globe"
Irvin S.Y. Chen, Ph.D.
Director, UCLA AIDS Institute
"If the answer lies in our genes, what are the implications for future AIDS research?"
Admission is free; RSVP strongly requested. To reserve a seat, RSVP to the AIDS Institute at firstname.lastname@example.org, or 310.794.7209.
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Cost: Admission is free, but RSVP is requested to email@example.com or call 310-794-7209.
Parking is pay-by-space and all-day ($9) available in lot 2 (enter Hilgard Ave. and Westholme).
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Sponsor(s): The UCLA AIDS Institute and Centers for AIDS Research (CFAR).