from 08:30 AM to 09:30 AM
The Center for Infectious Diseases and the Institute for Global Health and Infectious Diseases co-sponsor a weekly conference series featuring distinguished clinicians and scientists from UNC, local universities and other national and international institutions. The topics are varied and appeal to not only infectious disease specialists, but also professionals in epidemiology, public health, microbiology, biostatistics and other global health-related disciplines.
Randall Lanier, PhD received a BS in Biology from New College in 1986 and a PhD in Cellular and Structural Biology from the University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio in 1992. He worked in various capacities at Burroughs Wellcome, Glaxo Wellcome and GlaxoSmithKline with a focus on HIV until assuming his current position as Director of Virology at Chimerix in 2007. Current interests include treatment of HIV, HCV, and severe double strand DNA virus infections in immunocompromised patients.