Soap Box

Fall 2016

INFECTioUS: Conversations on understanding and communicating about disease

Join us on Wednesday evenings this September and October for a three-part, salon-style series on infectious diseases. Add your voice to the discussion while meeting new people and learning about current research in the field! These events are free, and light refreshments will be served. 

Wednesdays, 6 - 7:30 p.m. 

September 28: Transmission

Caroline Buckee, Associate Director, Center for Communicable Diseases Dynamics, Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health 
Aaron Lin, Graduate Researcher, Genomic Center for Infectious Diseases, Broad Institute
Angela Early, Postdoctoral Fellow, Genomic Center for Infectious Diseases, Broad Institute

October 5: Communication

Adam Hume, Research Scientist, National Emerging Infectious Diseases Laboratories, Boston University
Rod McCullom, Journalist, Knight Journalism Fellow

October 12: Treatment

Lee Gehkre, Professor, Institute for Medical Engineering and Science, MIT 
Omar Khan, Research Scientist, Koch Institute



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Information on past Soap Box events can be found in the archives.