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CMIB Symposium

CMIB Symposium

The 2016 event was the last Symposium to be sponsored by the CMIB.
A new research series is under development in the recently established Infectious Diseases Institute.
A link to the new Institute and its offerings will be added here once it is available.


The 2016 CMIB Symposium was held

March 31- April 1, 2016

Registration, food, poster display and poster judging - 1st Floor BRT

Presentations - 170 DHLRI

Keynote Address


Speaker: Michael Gilmore, PhD
Sir William Osler Professor of Ophthamology, and Microbiology and Immunobiology
Harvard Medical School



Multidrug Resistant Enterococci: From Paleozoic beginnings to leading hospital pathogen


Congratulations to the following winners at the 2016 CMIB Symposium:

Undergraduate Category:
First Place:  Brandon Snyder (Jesse Kwiek lab)
Second Place:  Margaret Grau (Sam King lab)
Third Place:  Michael Ward (Lauren Bakaletz lab)

Bachelors / Masters Category:
First Place:  Julia Scordo (Jordi Torrelles lab)
Second Place:  Rachael Hardison (Kevin Mason and Sheryl Justice lab)
Tie for Third Place:  a: Juan Moliva (Jordi Torrelles lab)     b: Juan de Dios Ruiz Rosado (Santiago Partida-Sanchez lab)

Doctoral Category:
First Place:  Joanna Marshall (Stephanie Seveau lab)
Second Place: Kyle Caution (Amal Amer lab)
Tie for Third Place:   a: Devendra Dusane (Paul Stoodley lab)     b: Anirudh Singh (Sam King lab)