Thomas & Salma Haider Biomedical Breakthrough Lecture
Second Annual Lecture on October 3, 2019 Features David Hafler, M.D. of the Yale School of Medicine
The annual Thomas & Salma Haider Biomedical Breakthrough Lecture brings the best and brightest researchers in the biomedical field to Riverside to present their research. The 2019 lecture will feature David Hafler, M.D. of the Yale School of Medicine and will be held on Thursday, October 3, 2019 at 6 p.m. at the UC Riverside Alumni and Visitors Center.
This annual lecture series is supported through the generosity of an endowed gift from Dr. Thomas and Salma Haider, longtime supporters of medical education and research at the University of California, Riverside.
Hafler is the William S. and Lois Stiles Edgerly professor and chairman Department of Neurology and professor of immunobiology at the Yale School of Medicine. He is the neurologist-in-chief of the Yale-New Haven Hospital. He is a clinical scientist with a research interest in the mechanism of multiple sclerosis with over 400 publications in the field of MS, autoimmunity and immunology and is a co-founder of the International Multiple Sclerosis Genetic Consortium a group that identified the genes causing MS.
The lecture is free and open to the public, though seating is limited and registration is required. Complimentary parking will be available in Lot 24.
When: Thursday, October 3, 2019 at 6:00 p.m.
Where: UC Riverside Alumni and Visitors Center
3701 Canyon Crest Dr., Riverside
Cost: Free and open to the public. Registration requested.
Parking: Complementary parking available in Lot 24 with registration
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