Microbiology of Sex - Reunion Sociedad MIcro de PR Carolina, PR

Date: 

Sábado, 28 enero 2017 - 7:30am to 3:00pm

Location: 

Haydee Piñero Buck Amphitheater, Jesús T. Piñero Library Universidad del Este, Carolina, PR

Microbiology of Sex

PRSM SEMI ANNUAL MEETING

January 28th, 2017

Amphitheater: Haydee Piñero Buck Jesús T. Piñero Library 7:30 AM to 3:00 PM. Universidad del Este, Carolina, PR

Registration and details: www.micropr.org

 

SEMI ANNUAL MEETING: Preliminary Program January 28th, 2017

Amphitheater: Haydee Piñero Buck Jesús T. Piñero Library 7:30 AM to 3:00 PM. Universidad del Este, Carolina, PR

  

AM

7:30      Registration/Light Breakfast

8:30     Welcoming Remarks

8:45     Sexually Transmitted Infections, Current Epidemiology in PR, and the Mechanics of Microbiology of Infection.

              Dr. Hermes García- Latin American Center for Sexually Transmitted Infections (CLETS) Clinic.            

 

9:45     HIV and Zika in Pregnancy: Past and Present Threats. 

              Dr. Carmen Zorrilla- Maternal Infant Studies Center/UPR Medical Sciences 

            

10:45   Break 

11:00    Vaginal dialogues: unraveling the mysterious microbial community in the genital tract of Puerto Ricans. Dr. Filipa Godoy- Universidad Interamericana-Metro

 

PM 

12:00  Lunch 

1:00    The bugs in the bug of your cofee: How the infection with Wolbachia affects the reproduction and sex ratio of the coffee berry borer Hypothenemus hampei

           Dra. Yobana Mariño- UPR Río Piedras

 

 

2:00    Closing Remarks and Administrative Meeting for PRSM members

 

(Stay tuned for updates and the final program)

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