The Lundquist Institute Launches New Community Science Series, First Live Virtual Webinar — COVID-19: What Lies Ahead on July 29 at 6 p.m.

The Lundquist Institute announced today the launch of a new series of online webinars, The Lundquist Community Science Series, which will feature its internationally renowned physicians and scientists, who will be covering timely topics in areas of biomedical research and healthcare on a regular basis.

The first in the series will be COVID-19: What Lies Ahead and will be live online on Wednesday, July 29 at 6 p.m. Pacific Time. Moderated by Lundquist President and CEO Dr. David Meyer, the virtual webinar will include Dr. Scott Filler discussing the treatment of COVID-19, Dr. Ira Lesser on the mental health aspects of COVID-19, Dr. Joaquin Madrenas on immunity to COVID-19, Dr. Lauren Miller on prevention and transmission of the disease, and Dr. Michael Yeaman on vaccines.

“This new series is a way for us to present the latest research and its implications for our community. This is especially relevant during a time of heightened awareness due to the continuing spread of COVID-19,” said Dr. David Meyer, the President and CEO of the Institute. “This is a moment when science and facts matter and make the difference between life and death. COVID-19 is dangerous, and the pandemic calls for experts to step up and inform our community about all aspects of this virus. Our researchers are the perfect conveyors of this information”

To register for the webinar, go to https://lundquist.org/event/covid-19-what-lies-ahead. The webinar is scheduled to last for 60-90 minutes, and a good portion of that time will be set aside for the Lundquist investigators to take questions from the public. 

Source: The Lundquist Institute

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