Friday Morning conference is held from 8:30-9:30AM each Friday of the academic year in the Bioinformatics Building room 1131 (UNC Campus)

UNC CFAR partners with the clinical division of infectious diseases and the Institute for Global Health & Infectious Disease on a weekly conference series featuring distinguished clinicians and scientists from UNC, local universities, and other national and international institutions. The topics are varied and appeal to not only infectious disease specialists, but also professionals in epidemiology, public health, microbiology, biostatistics and other global health-related disciplines. To suggest a speaker, please contact Kathy James at If you are unable to attend in person please join us remotely via Zoom (see bottom of page).

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Upcoming Conference Schedule

DateTitle or Topic
January 24, 2020Office of Global Health Education/MPH in Global HealthMartha Carlough & Suzanne Maman, UNC
January 31, 2020Paul Delamater, UNC
February 7, 2020Defining and Addressing the Next Generation of Challenges to the HIV Epidemic in sub-Saharan AfricaMark Siedner, MGH/ Harvard
February 14, 2020“A Multidisciplinary Approach to Healthcare Quality Improvement in Ethiopia – Examples from Pediatric Oncology and Neonatal Care”.Benyam Muluneh,
Dr. Thomas Alexander & Dr. Carl Bose, UNC Healthcare
February 21, 2020Infectious diseases in pregnancyBrenna Hughes, MD, Duke
February 28, 2020STD/HIV EPI UpdateHeidi Swygard, UNC
March 6, 2020TBDStephen Berry, MD, PhD,
John Hopkins
Check back soon for updates for the remaining lecture topics!

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