News and Updates
2nd Annual Science and Society Conference
February 1st, 2017
BSI hosted the 2nd annual Science & Society Conference on January 28-29, 2017. Attendees from over 100 locations around the world attended the online conference to listen to over 20 presentations delivered from countries such as India, Burkina Faso, Kenya, Uganda, Brazil and Canada.
Over $1000 in awards were given to outstanding presenters. The recipients of these awards can be found by clicking HERE.
We also recommend taking some time to view the excellent pre-recorded presentations, Hot-Docs, posters and recorded live presentations by clicking the links above!
See you next year!
Dr. Josef Penninger, Scientific Director, IMBA, Institute for Molecular Biotechnology of the Austrian Academy of Sciences, Vienna, Austria.
From Bone Loss to Breast Cancer
Dr. Katie Flanagan, Head of Infectious Diseases, LGH, Tasmania, Australia.
The Global Challenges of Vaccination
Dr. Thumbi Ndung’u Senior Scientific Director, HIV Pathogenesis Program, University of KwaZulu, Durban, South Africa
Antiretroviral Treatment of Acute HIV Infection and Prospects for a Functional Cure
Dr. Jennifer Towne, Senior Scientific Director, Janssen Pharmaceuticals, Johnson & Johnson, San Diego, USA