Deadline to submit research for WSU Applebaum College Research Day
The 18th annual Eugene Applebaum College of Pharmacy and Health Sciences Research Day will be held virtually, with a keynote lecture by Arthur Kim, MD, and student awards presented live on Zoom from 10-11:30 a.m. on Wednesday, Oct. 20. College Research Day offers the opportunity to showcase the work of WSU Applebaum scholars of all levels and disciplines.
The research submission form is open, with a deadline of Monday, Sept. 27. In lieu of posters and in-person presentations, PowerPoints with voiceover narration are required for each abstract submission to be considered for an award. Please review the information and timeline on the Research Day website now so you may properly prepare to participate.
Keynote speaker: Arthur Kim, MD
Arthur Kim, MD, is the Director of the Viral Hepatitis Clinic in the Division of Infectious Diseases at Massachusetts General Hospital and Associate Professor of Medicine at Harvard Medical School. He received his medical degree at Harvard Medical School and trained in internal medicine at MGH and infectious diseases at MGH/Brigham and Women's Hospital.
Dr. Kim expresses a longstanding interest in those living with HCV, especially in special populations such as acute infection, prisoners, post-transplantation, and HIV co-infection. He currently is co-PI or co-investigator of NIH-funded studies examining the immunology and immunogenetics of HCV infection. Dr. Kim serves on the AASLD/IDSA committee that provides online guidance at http://hcvguidelines.org.
He focuses on HBV, HCV, and HIV/HCV co-infected patients and especially welcomes referrals of those suspected to have early or acute infection and/or with a history of drug use. Dr. Kim also has many years of experience with inpatient transplant infectious disease and outpatient travel advice.