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Gairdner Wightman Laureate (2016), Dr. Frank Plummer, Public Lecture

When:
Thursday, February 1, 2018
5:00 PM – 6:00 PM
Where:
School of Medicine/Abramsky House
Room: Main Floor Lecture Theatre, 132A
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Description:

The Faculty of Health Sciences is pleased to host a visit and lecture by Dr. Frank Plummer, 2016 Gairdner Wightman Laureate, recognized "For his groundbreaking research in Africa in understanding HIV transmission and his leadership at the Canadian National Microbiology Laboratory with pivotal roles in SARS, influenza and Ebola epidemics."

The topic of the lecture will be:  "Untold Stories of the National Microbiology Laboratory"

Dr. Plummer is a Special Advisor to the Chief Public Health Officer, Public Health Agency of Canada; Distinguished Professor, Medical Microbiology, College of Medicine, Faculty of Health Sciences, University of Manitoba, Winnipeg, MB, Canada

The Lecture is open to all Queen's University faculty, staff and students, as well as the public. 

Cost:
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