Upcoming Events


Whiteside Memorial Lecture: COVID-19 Research & Implications w/ Dr. Michael Osterholm

WHEN: Wednesday, November 18, 2020

TIME: 6:00 to 7:30 pm



“The COVID Pandemic: The Evolving Reality”
- Presented by: Michael Osterholm, PhD, MPH
Director, Center for Infectious Disease Research and Policy (CIDRAP)
Office of the Vice President for Research, University of Minnesota 


Featuring presentations on local COVID-19 research studies:

“Monitoring population-level prevalence through monitoring of SARS-CoV2 shedding into wastewater”
- Presented by: Glenn Simmons Jr., PhD
Assistant Professor in the Department of Biomedical Sciences
University of Minnesota Medical School, Duluth Campus

“RECOVER Study: Research on the Epidemiology of SARS-CoV-2 in Essential Response Personnel”
- Presented byHarmony Tyner, MD, MPH
St. Luke's Internal Medicine and Infectious Disease Associates

Annual Whiteside Memorial Lecture: Focusing on COVID-19 Research and Implications