PSPG Student Tia Tummino - Colorado College COVID Panel

CC Conversation on Facing the Pandemic with Alumni

PSPG student Tia Tummino is participating on a panel at Colorado College as an alumni on the front lines of COVID research:

CC Conversation on Facing the Pandemic this Thursday, July 16
Join Associate Professor of Molecular Biology Phoebe Lostroh on Thursday, July 16, at 1 p.m.MT as she engages alumni scholars and other experts in discussing how we face the pandemic given the ever-changing nature and information about COVID-19.

The panel will include alumni at the front lines, including Margaret Liu ’77, referred to as “the mother of DNA vaccines;” Tia Tummino ’16, a Ph.D. candidate at the University of California studying how the Coronavirus hijacks human cells; and Sonlatsa Sunshine Jim-Martin ’94, P'19, who works on the Navajo Nation’s Coronavirus emergency response team, among others.

Pre-registration to the Zoom webinar is required. You may submit your questions before the event to [email protected].

About the School: The UCSF School of Pharmacy is a premier graduate-level academic organization dedicated to improving health through precise therapeutics. It succeeds through innovative research, by educating PharmD health professional and PhD science students, and by caring for the therapeutics needs of patients while exploring innovative new models of patient care. The School was founded in 1872 as the first pharmacy school in the American West. It is an integral part of UC San Francisco, a leading university dedicated to promoting health worldwide.