COVID 19: what has science learned, and what does it still not know? Dr. Lee Riley will talk about the science of the virus and the vaccines, the challenges involved, and what we might expect in the post-COVID world.
Lee Riley, MD is Professor and Head of Division of Infectious Disease and Vaccinology at the School of Public Health, University of California at Berkeley. He is a physician who has been trained in both epidemiology and molecular biology research. During the COVID19 pandemic, his laboratory has been tracking the spread of coronavirus variants and began to address the impact of this spread on the vaccine and drug efficacy.
He has collaborations in multiple countries, including Japan, China, India, Bangladesh, Brazil, and Colombia.