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Louis Weinstein Lecture

Louis Weinstein, MD.The Louis Weinstein Lecture, established in 1977 by Tufts University School of Medicine, honors one of Tufts Medical Center's great teachers and the first Chief of Infectious Diseases at the hospital, Louis Weinstein, M.D., Ph.D.

The purpose of the lecture is to encourage interest in and understanding of the basic biological mechanisms of host-parasite relationships and the molecular basis of infectious diseases.

The Thirty-Eight Annual Weinstein Lecture

"Herpes Simplex Virus: From Encephalitis to Gene therapy”

Lecturer: Richard James Whitley, MD, Distinguished Professor of Pediatrics; Professor of Microbiology, Medicine and Neurosurgery; Loeb Eminent Scholar Chair in Pediatrics; Co-Director, Division of Pediatric Infectious Diseases; Vice-Chair, Department of Pediatrics; Senior Scientist, Department of Gene Therapy;
University of Alabama at Birmingham

Date: Friday, May 13th, 2016
Time: 12 Noon
Location: Sheldon M. Wolff Auditorium, Tufts Medical Center, Atrium Basement, 800 Washington Street, Boston, MA  02111

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