Monday September 14th, 2020

2:00 pm - 2:05 pm

Tom Maniatis, PhD
Evnin Family Scientific Director and CEO,
New York Genome Center
Professor, ​Zuckerman Institute, Columbia University


2:05 pm - 2:30 pm

Iwijn De Vlaminck, PhD

Assistant Professor, Nancy E. and Peter C. Meinig School of Biomedical Engineering, ​Cornell University
“A liquid biopsy for COVID-19”

2:30 pm - 2:55 pm

Clifford P. Brangwynne, PhD

Professor of Chem & Bio Eng, ​Princeton University, ​HHMI Investigator “Adventures in Spike/ACE2 mediated membrane fusion: Sex hormones, drugs, and high throughput rock and roll”

2:55 pm - 3:20 pm

Arturo Casadevall, MD, PhD

The Alfred and Jill Sommer Professor and Chair W. Harry Feinstone Department of Molecular Microbiology & Immunology; Bloomberg Distinguished Professor;​ Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, Johns Hopkins School of Medicine

“Deployment of antibody-based therapies against COVID-19”

3:20 pm - 3:45 pm

David Perlin, PhD

CSO, SVP, Center for Discovery and Innovation; Professor, Medical Sciences, ​Hackensack Meridian Health
“Clinical and laboratory evaluation of patients with SARS-CoV-2 pneumonia treated with high-titer convalescent plasma”