January 10th, 2014: 6th Annual CEND Symposium
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The 6th Annual CEND Symposium will be held in the Li Ka Shing Auditorium on the UC Berkeley Campus from 9am to 5pm
Confirmed speakers are:
Norma Andrews, University of Maryland
William Bishai, University of Kwa Zulu-Natal, Durban South Africa
Fidelis Cho-Ngwa, University of Buea, Cameroun
Alan Cowman, Walter and Eliza Hall Institute of Medical Research
Alan Magill, The Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation
Warner Greene, The Gladstone Institutes of Virology and Immunology
The Henry Wheeler Center for Emerging and Neglected Diseases (CEND) at the University of California, Berkeley is a cross-campus, multidisciplinary partnership which seeks to accelerate the innovation of new drugs, vaccines, and diagnostics for the infectious diseases of poverty. We combine unparalleled resources for cutting edge science with international research partnerships and world experts in policy, law, and global health economics.
Past Events & Webcasts
CEND hosts India-Bay Area TB conference – July 26th -27th, 2012
CEND, with support from the Indo-U.S. Science & Technology Forum (IUSSTF) and the NIH, hosted the 2012 India-Bay Area Tuberculosis Conference on the UC Berkeley campus, July 26-27th. Participating researchers came from UC Berkeley, UC San Francisco, the Institute of Genomics and Integrative Biology, the International Centre for Genetic Engineering and Biotechnology, the Translational Health Science and Technology Institute, the National Institute of Immunology and Bose Institute. With this conference, we are building a collaborative environment to make new discoveries for tuberculosis treatment and prevention.
2013 CEND Symposium Webcast
Watch full videos of lectures by leaders in infectious disease research who presented at the 5th Annual CEND Symposium:
"Infection and Host Response - from Bench to Global Health."
First Annual Bay Area Symposium on Viruses
May 18, 2011
2010 CEND Symposium & Research Contest
"Mechanisms of Therapy and Resistance in HIV & TB"
Global Health Dx Innovations Summit
"From Innovation to Impact"