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Special Lectures

We are excited to announce our special lectures!  Our keynote speaker, Dr. Roger Wiens, Los Alamos National Laboratory, has agreed to speak on Mars Rover Perseverance Chemical Imaging with SUPERCAM Prob.  Click here to read more about Dr. Wiens’ work on the Mars Rover.  EAS will also offer a Breakfast Lecture on Microplastics and a Powerhouse Plenary Session. Each lecture will have a live Q&A segment at the end of the presentation. See below for more details.

Join us to hear these experts:

KEYNOTE LECTURE
Monday, Nov. 15, 4:00pm

Dr. Roger Wiens, Los Alamos National Laboratory
Title: Mars Rover Perseverance Chemical Imaging with SUPERCAM Probe’
Click here for bio

Click here for abstract

BREAKFAST LECTURES ON MICROPLASTICS
Tuesday, Nov. 16; 8:30am – 9:30am

Bridget O’Donnell, Horiba Instruments Inc.,
Title: The Detection and Identification of Microplastics
Click here for abstract.

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Professor Phoebe Stapleton, Environmental and Occupational Health Sciences Institute, Rutgers University
Title: Toxicological Concerns of Microplastics
Click here for abstract.

POWERHOUSE PLENARY SESSION: Wednesday, Nov. 17, 11:30am
Advances in Vaccine Development to Fight against a Global Pandemic
Chaired by: Zhucheng (Susan) Yang, WuXi Biologics

11:30am: An Embarrassment of Riches: Developing Potency Assays for a Diverse Biologics Portfolio
Scott Umlauf, AstraZeneca
Click here for abstract
11:55am: Use of Novel and Platform Analytical Technologies for Rapid COVID-19 Vaccine Development David Cirelli, Pfizer
12:20pm: Characterization of mRNA Based Vaccines
Huijuan Li, Moderna
1:05pm: Panel Discussion