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2021 OMIG Annual Meeting
The 55th Annual Meeting of the Ocular Microbiology and Immunology Group is scheduled to be held at the Astor Crowne Plaza - French Quarter, New Orleans, Louisiana, on Friday, November 12, 2021, from 7:30 am until 12:30 pm.

Michelle C. Callegan, PhD, FARVO, Director of Vision Research, Dean A. McGee Eye Institute, Dean A. McGee Endowed Chair in Ophthalmology, George Lynn Cross Research Professor, and Professor, Department of Microbiology and Immunology, University of Oklahoma Health Sciences Center, will present the 26th Thygeson Lecture, “Targeting Innate Immune Pathways in Bacterial Endophthalmitis.”

Ethan Adre, 2020 Harry Hirsch Leiter Award Recipient, will give an encore presentation of his winning paper, “The Efficacy of Riboflavin Versus Rose Bengal Photodynamic Antimicrobial Therapy on South Florida Nocardia Keratitis Isolates,” to acknowledge the generous $500.00 honorarium for the Hirsch Leiter recipient of best paper, which is open to all presenters.

Nov 12, 2021 07:15 AM in Central Time (US and Canada)

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