Monday, April 26th 2021

Opening Remarks

Tom Maniatis, PhD

Evnin Family Scientific Director and CEO, New York Genome Center

Professor, Zuckerman Institute, Columbia University

2:00 pm - 2:30 pm

Simon Jochems. PhD

Senior Researcher, Center for Infectious Disease. Leiden University Medical Center

Prolonged activation of nasal immune cell populations and development of tissue-resident SARS-CoV-2 specific CD8 T cell responses following COVID-19”

2:30 pm - 3:00 pm

Tanya Golubchik, PhD

Division of Experimental Medicine, Nuffield Department of Medicine, Big Data Institute, University of Oxford

“SARS-CoV-2 within-host diversity and transmission”

3:00 pm - 3:30 pm

Sergei Koralov, PhD

Associate Professor, Department of Pathology, NYU Langone Health

“Discrete immune response signature to SARS-CoV-2 mRNA vaccination vs. infection”

3:30 pm - 4:00 pm

Genhong Cheng, PhD

Professor, Department of Microbiology, Immunology & Molecular Genetics, University of California Los Angeles

“SARS-CoV-2 evolution and host immune responses against COVID-19”