Saturday, May 13, 2017 9:00AM - 6:30PM

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The San Diego Microbiology Group (SDMG) Annual Symposium 2017 agenda includes 8 sessions featuring the research from the San Diego area and surrounding Southern California region, a poster session, lunch and happy hour. This day-long symposium invites scientists from all levels of academia (undergraduate students, graduate students, post-doctorate fellows, and professors alike) and local biotechnology companies to attend and experience exciting local research in microbial sciences. Funds in part provided by the ASM Advance Your Science Program.

Event Details

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Janelle Ayres

The Salk Institute
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Keynote Speaker

Elio Schaechter

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Opening Remarks

Jeff Bowman

The Scripps Institute of Oceanography
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Rachel Dutton

UC San Diego, Biological Sciences
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David Gonzalez

UC San Diego, School of Medicine
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Sukjoon Jun

UC San Diego, Biological Sciences
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Manuela Raffatellu

UC Irvine, School of Medicine
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Forest Rohwer

San Diego State University, Biology
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Elizabeth Villa

UC San Diego, Biological Sciences
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Location and Parking

The symposium will be held in the Natural Sciences Building at the UCSD Main Campus.
Parking is available at UCSD Revelle Parking Lots 102 & 103 and La Jolla Shores Dr.

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