Clinical phage therapy: Learning from patients
Monday, September 20, 2021 at 9AM Pacific time
Zoom Link: https://us02web.zoom.us/j/89175762532?pwd=aEp6TXRGQzBBcWc5WWNWTUVLWXNjZz09
This webinar has been sponsored by Phage Futures Europe 2021. Register here for their upcoming translational phage therapy conference, Nov 23-24, in Brussels, Belgium.
Professor of Medicine at the University of California San Diego (UCSD), Director of Solid Organ Transplant Infectious Diseases service, Clinical lead at UCSD's IPATH
Dr Saima Aslam is a Professor of Medicine at the University of California San Diego (UCSD) and is the Director of the Solid Organ Transplant Infectious Diseases service. She has extensive experience treating patients with phage therapy since 2017 and is the clinical lead at the Center for Innovative Phage Applications and Therapeutics (IPATH) at UCSD. She is the PI for a grant from the Cystic Fibrosis Foundation to develop an international registry of Burkholderia infected patients with cystic fibrosis/ lung transplant and a Burkholderia phage library. She is also the site PI for upcoming clinical trials and collaborative grants related to phage therapy.