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Programming Schedule

All times are in EST.

4:00 PM - 5:00 PM

Keynote address to start off our #BlackInMicro week. #WhyMicro #MyMicroStory #MicroMentors #BlackinMicro #MeNmyMicrobe #BigRollCall


Beronda Montgomery, PhDBeronda Montgomery, PhD
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM

STEM education disparities in the Black community

STEM Education

Tina TaylorTina Taylor
Jeffrey Handy, PhDJeffrey Handy, PhD
Johnna Frierson, PhDJohnna Frierson, PhD
Elaine Vanterpool, PhDElaine Vanterpool, PhD
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM

Q&A run by our facilitators on COVID-19, Vaccines, and Virus Facts #BlackinVirology #BlackinMicroRollCall #VirologyinRealLife #ShowMeHowYouQuarantine #VirusFacts

COVID-19, Vaccines, & Testing Q&A

LaNell Williams, MS, PhD CandidateLaNell Williams, MS, PhD Candidate
Filipe Cerqueira, BSFilipe Cerqueira, BS
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM

A roundtable discussion about HIV and its affect on the Black Queer community #BlackinVirology #BlackinMicroRollCall #VirologyinRealLife #ShowMeHowYouQuarantine #VirusFacts

HIV & The Black Queer Community

Leon GolsonLeon Golson
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM

Black Virology Panel

Chelsey Spriggs, PhDChelsey Spriggs, PhD
Oveta Fuller, PhDOveta Fuller, PhD
Kizzmekia Corbett, PhDKizzmekia Corbett, PhD
Kishana Taylor, MS, PhDKishana Taylor, MS, PhD
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM

Black in Mycology

#BlackinParasitology #BlackinMicroRollCall #ParasitologyinRealLife

Nnaemeka Emmanuel NnadiNnaemeka Emmanuel Nnadi
Jehosua Sharma, MS StudentJehosua Sharma, MS Student
Leslie Holland, MS, PhDLeslie Holland, MS, PhD
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM

Black in Parasitology

#BlackinMycology #MycologyinRealLife

Kaylee Arnold MS, PhD CandidateKaylee Arnold MS, PhD Candidate
Regina Joice Cordy, PhDRegina Joice Cordy, PhD
Pascale GuitonPascale Guiton