PSPG Student Tia Tummino on 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 PhD 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 aims to solve the most pressing health care problems and strives to ensure that each patient receives the safest, most effective treatments. Our discoveries seed the development of novel therapies, and our researchers consistently lead the nation in NIH funding. The School’s doctor of pharmacy (PharmD) degree program, with its unique emphasis on scientific thinking, prepares students to be critical thinkers and leaders in their field.