2015 “Mitch Lecture”

Evolutionary Dawn of Collagens and Basement Membranes of Epithelial Tissues

Tuesday, September 29, 2015 at 5 p.m.*
School of Medicine lecture hall

Keynote speaker: Billy Gerald Hudson, PhD (Professor, Vanderbilt University Department of Cell and Developmental Biology; Director, Center for Matrix Biology)

Reception to follow in the School of Medicine lobby.

*Dr. Hudson will also present Goodpasture’s Disease: A Window into the Mysteries of Nephropathy at Medicine Grand Rounds (Renal Medicine) on Tuesday, 9/29 at noon in the Emory University Hospital auditorium.

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Emory Department of Medicine
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