You’re Invited: UM Skin Biology & Diseases Resourced-Based Center Annual Symposium

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Thursday, March 4, 2021


8:00am - 12:00pm


Virtual on Zoom


All interested in skin biology and diseases research are welcome to attend the University of Michigan Skin Biology & Diseases Resourced-based Center (UM-SBDRC) Annual Symposium on Thursday, March 4, 2021 from 8:00 a.m. to 12 noon, Eastern Standard Time.

Our Keynote Address is:

“Lessons From the Skin Microbiome in Innate Immunity and Human Disease” by Richard Gallo, M.D., Ph.D. 

World renowned medical scientist, Dr. Gallo is the Irma Gigli Distinguished Professor & Chairman of the Dermatology Department at the University of California San Diego School of Medicine where his research specializes in the fields of human immunology, skin biology and the microbiome.

Learn more about the Gallo Lab here:

This is your chance to learn about the latest research in skin biology and disease, see what core services the center provides, interact with other center members, establish new collaborations, and share your skin-relevant research virtually in poster format.

To submit an abstract and reserve a place for a poster presentation, please answer in the registration that you intend to submit. More detailed information regarding abstracts and poster presentations are available here:

Please register in advance at the link below:

After registering, you will receive a confirmation email containing information about joining the meeting and there will be a link to add this to your calendar.

Please find an agenda here:

This Symposium is sponsored by the University of Michigan P30 NIH/NIAMS grant funding, the UM-Medical School and the UM-Dermatology Department.

Thank you and we look forward to seeing you there!