All events held at the Baylor Research and Innovation Collaborative, 100 Research Parkway, Waco, TX 76704

The group will hold its second retreat

at the Baylor Research and Innovation Collaborative May 20th and 21st, 2016.

Participants will receive reports on current collaborations, hear speakers and review research poster presentations, attend topic-focused breakout sessions and discuss potential collaborative projects one-on-one with colleagues.

This year’s conference will feature world-renowned experts from the fields of tropical medicine, metagenomics/microbiota, drug synthesis (cancer) and immunology, including:

Peter Hotez, M.D., Ph.D.
Dean for the National School of Tropical Medicine, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, Texas
Endowed Chair in Tropical Pediatrics, Texas Children's Hospital, Houston, Texas
Maria Elena Bottazzi, Ph.D.
Associate Dean, National School of Tropical Medicine, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, Texas
Director, Product Development (Sabin PDP), Sabin Vaccine Institute & Texas Children's Hospital Center for Vaccine Development, Houston, Texas
Distinguished Professor of Biology, Baylor University, Waco, Texas
Joseph Petrosino, Ph.D.
Director, Alkek Center for Metagenomics and Microbiome Research
Associate Professor, Molecular Virology and Microbiology, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, Texas
John L. Wood, Ph.D.
Robert A. Welch Distinguished Professor, Baylor University, Waco, Texas
Cancer Prevention Research Institute of Texas Scholar
Gerard Zurawski, Ph.D.
Director, Center for Biotechnology, Baylor Institute for Immunology Research, Baylor Scott & White Health, Dallas, Texas
We hope you will join us in Waco for this great opportunity. If interested, please register and submit a summary of your research interests.

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