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Well Aware with Michigan Medicine: The Search For a COVID-19 Vaccine, and Updates About COVID-19 Research

Well Aware with Michigan Medicine: The Search For a COVID-19 Vaccine, and Updates About COVID-19 Research

July 23, 2020

Our experts discussed Michigan Medicine’s research efforts to combat COVID-19, including updates on testing for the virus, contact tracing, and the development of vaccines.

Speakers:
Steven Kunkel, Ph.D.
Peter A. Ward Distinguished University Professor
Endowed Professor of Pathology Research
Executive Vice Dean for Research, U-M Medical School
Chief Scientific Officer, Michigan Medicine

James R. Baker Jr., M.D.
Ruth Dow Doan Professor of Biologic Nanotechnology
Director, Mary H. Weiser Food Allergy Center
Director, Michigan Nanotechnology Institute for Medicine and the Biological Sciences

Adam Lauring, M.D. Ph.D.
Associate Professor of Internal Medicine
Associate Professor of Microbiology and Immunology

Riccardo Valdez, M.D.
John G. Batsakis Professor of Pathology
Director of Clinical Pathology