35th Annual Perspectives in Biology Symposium

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The Wake Forest University Department of Biology will welcome friends both old and new at the 35th Annual Perspectives in Biology Symposium [PIB] on November 8-9, 2019. The symposium centers on six talks by three eminent scientists representing the diversity and breadth of the discipline. This year’s speakers are Dr. Yadvinder Malhi, from the University of Oxford, one of the world’s leading tropical ecosystem ecologist and conservationist and one of the world’s foremost voices on global change; Dr. Nicole Dubilier, who directs the Symbiosis Department at the Max Planck Institute for Marine Microbiology and who has pioneered the study of mutualisms and deep sea chemosynthetic communities; and Dr. Paul Turner, one of the foremost thinkers and experimentalists in the area of the evolution of viruses and its intersection with medicine and public health. For more information about PIB and the full schedule of events, click here