Tue. May 17th 6:00 - 7:00 doors at 5:00 (All Ages)
Speaker: John Burke
Title: The future of drug discovery
When: May 17th, 2022
Description: John Burke is an Associate Professor of Biochemistry and Microbiology, and a member of the Royal Society of Canada College of New Scholars, Artists and Scientists. In his presentation he will discuss recent breakthroughs in the approaches scientists are using to design the next generation of therapeutics for human diseases, including cancer, malaria, and viral infections. A specific focus will be in how fundamental basic science research is paving the way for these breakthroughs.