Rebecca Reece, MD Assistant Professor of Medicine (Clinical) Warren Alpert Medical School of Brown University Providence, RI email@example.com First Confirmed Case of Powassan Neuroinvasive Disease in Rhode Island (co-presenting with Dr. Patel) Dr. Rebecca Reece completed her internal medicine residency at West Virginia University and infectious disease fellowship at Brown University, where she has remained […]
2018 Faculty Bios/Talk Summaries
Lyme & Other Tick-Borne Diseases: Turning The Corner Through Research
The Lyme Disease Association, Inc. with joint provider Columbia University, is holding its 19th annual scientific CME conference, Lyme & Tick-Borne Diseases: Turning the Corner With Research. Brian Fallon, MD, Columbia University is Conference Director. It will be held at the Marriott Providence Downtown, Providence, RI on Saturday October 27 and Sunday October 28, 2018.
The conference is designed for physicians and researchers but the public is invited to register. 14.25 AMA PRA Category 1 CreditsTM will be offered by Columbia University to CME-registered physician attendees. The conference features faculty consisting of clinicians and researchers from across the US. Below are the speakers who have confirmed to date.
Kavin Patel, MD Internal Medicine Rhode Island Hospital and Alpert Medical School of Brown University Providence, RI firstname.lastname@example.org First Confirmed Case of Powassan Neuroinvasive Disease in Rhode Island (co-presenting with Dr. Reece) Dr. Kavin Patel is an internal medicine resident at Brown University and an aspiring infectious disease specialist. He works closely with Dr. Reece […]
Liz Horn, PhD, MBI Poster Presentation Human Tissue Collection Program Principal Investigator Lyme Disease Biobank Portland, OR https://lymebiobank.org/ Liz Horn, PhD, MBI, Principal Investigator, Lyme Disease Biobank Liz has spent more than a decade building research initiatives and collaborations with non-profit organizations, with a focus on registries and biobanks. She has been working in Lyme […]
Karie Robertson, B.S., PhD (candidate) School of Molecular Sciences Biodesign Center for Applied Structural Discovery Arizona State University 2018 Poster Presentation Membrane-targeted expression of proteins from B. burgdorferi in E. coli for structural and functional studies Borrelia burgdorferi employs unique integral-membrane proteins and lipoproteins to masterfully manipulate and evade the host immune system. Additionally, […]
Claudia R. Molins, PhD MicrobiologistDivision of Vector-Borne Diseases Bacterial Diseases BranchCenters for Disease Control and Prevention Fort Collins, CO Claudia R. Molins, PhDMicrobiologistDivision of Vector-Borne Diseases Bacterial Diseases BranchCenters for Disease Control and Prevention Fort Collins, CO Use of Metabolic Profiles as Diagnostic and Prognostic Biomarkers of Lyme Disease Dr. Molins is a Microbiologist and […]