SLB SCHOOL: Symposium for Career Development and Hands-On Opportunity to Learn

A new feature of the 2020 program is a special 8 hour program for trainees in providing an academic setting to learn about history and techniques related to science they may encounter in the main conference program.  See the 2020 SCHOOL program below and register during main conference registration.  There is a $50 add-on fee to attend the SCHOOL program. Registration includes a light dinner.

SLB Symposium for Career Development and Hands-On Opportunity to Learn
Wednesday, September 30, 2020

12:50 - 1pm – Welcome and Introduction, Kate Martin, Domenico Mavilio, Shuvasree Sengupta, and Michael Schnoor

Part 1
Chairs: Domenico Mavilio and Michael Schnoor

1 - 2pm – History of Host-Pathogen Interactions, P'ng Loke, New York University

2 - 2:30pm – Break/Networking

2:30 - 3:30pm – Panoramic view of Microbiome and History, Gabriel Nunez, University of Michigan

3:30 - 4:15pm– How to prepare for “Chalk Talk” portion of a job interview, Luis Montaner, Wistar

4:15pm - 4:45pm – Break/Networking

Part 2
Chairs: Kate Martin and Shuvasree Sengupta

4:45 - 5:30pm – Sequencing Techniques, Raphael Valdivia, Duke University

5:30 - 6:15pm – Bioinformatics, Leslie Coonrod, University of Oregon

6:15 - 7:45pm Dinner and Round table discussions

7:45 - 8:30pm – Flow Cytometry 2.0 towards Computational Analyses Techniques, Priyanka Balasubrahmanyam, Stanford University