Bacterial Bonanza

May 4, 2017

Join the MIT Microbiome Club and MIT Museum for a Bacterial Bonanza! During this event you will "speed geek" your way through the Museum, listening to short talks from microbiome experts speaking on a range of topics—from microbes in mucus to the latest clinical microbiome research.

Admission is free and open to the public. Refreshments will be served.
7:00 - 9:30 p.m. Doors open at 6:45 p.m.

Presentations:

Microbes, Not So Small After All

Scott Chimileski, Research Fellow at Harvard Medical School, microbephotography.com

Microbes in Mucus

Katharina Ribbeck, Associate Professor at MIT

Shining Light on Microbial Dark Matter with Microfluidics

Cullen R. Buie, Associate Professor of Mechanical Engineering at MIT

The Emerging Role of the Intestinal Microbiome in Multiple Sclerosis 

Laurie Cox, Research Fellow at Brigham and Women's Hospital