Session Chairs

Lishomwa (Lish) Ndhlovu MD, PhD 

Professor, Weill Cornell Medicine
Co-Morbidity and Aging Across the Health Span

Namita Rout, PhD 

Associate Professor of Microbiology and Immunology, Tulane National Primate Research Center
Co-Morbidity and Aging Across the Health Span

James Whitney, PhD

Research Associate Professor of Biology, Boston College
Eradication and Cures

Huanbin Xu, PhD

Associate Professor of Pathology 
Tulane National Primate Research Center
Eradication and Cures

Kevin O. Saunders, PhD  

Professor, Duke University School of Medicine
Vaccines and Prevention

Joseph Mudd, PhD

Assistant Professor of Microbiology and Immunology, Tulane National Primate Research Center
Vaccines and Prevention

Kristina De Paris, PhD 

Professor of Microbiology and Immunology, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill 
Co-Infections, COVID and Emerging Infections

Jennifer Manuzak, PhD 

Assistant Professor of Microbiology and Immunology, Tulane National Primate Research Center
Co-Infections, COVID and Emerging Infections

Margie Ackerman, PhD 

Professor of Microbiology and Immunology, Geisel School of Medicine, Dartmouth College 
Special Topics

Amir Ardeshir, DVM, MPVM, PhD 

Associate Professor of Microbiology, Tulane National Primate Research Center
Special Topics