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Soc. for Ind. Microbiol. New Eng. Section Meeting

Dr. Ted Crusberg crusberg at wpi.edu
Thu Feb 14 21:45:16 EST 2002

Joint 2002 Winter Meeting of the World High Tech Society and the
Society for
              Industrial Microbiology -  New  England  Section
Translating Cutting Edge Science into Applications in the 21st Century

Date:   March 27,  2002
Place:  Whitehead  Institute  for  Biomedical  Research  (at  MIT)
        Cambridge  Center,  Cambridge,  MA

Meeting Chair: Dr. Lixin Zhang, President of WHTS, Section Head of 
Microbiology, Cetek Corporation, Marlborough, MA

1:30 PM - 2:00 PM:      Registration (Whitehead Lobby)

2:00 PM - 2:10 PM       Opening Remarks:  Dr. Ted C. Crusberg,
                                      of NE-SIM, Dept. of Biology &   
                                   Biotechnology, Worcester
                                      Polytechnic Institute        

2:10 PM -3:10 PM        Novel Approach To Fight Against Anthrax Toxin
                        Dr. R. John Collier, Maude and Lillia Presley
                        Professor of Microbiology and Molecular
                        Harvard Medical School, and Member, National
                        Academy of Sciences (1991)

3:10 PM - 4:10 PM       An Entrepreneur Adventure
                        Mr. James Waters, Chairman and CEO of Cetek

4:10 PM - 5:10 PM       Finding Restriction-Modification Systems by
                        Dr. Richard J. Roberts, Nobel Laureate,
Physiology or Medicine,
                        1993,  New England Biolabs

5:10 PM - 5:20 PM       Closing Remarks:  Dr. Lixin Zhang and Dr. Ted

5:30 PM           Reception and dinner (Whitehead Cafeteria)

There is no registration fee for the scientific meeting.  Please help
fill the room for this exciting program.  We encourage you and your
to take part in our Social and Dinner which is a festive function of
meeting and provides you an opportunity to meet and mingle with your
colleagues from this region.  Use the form below for a Dinner
prior to March 22, 2002.  Cost for members and guests will be $30 and
$15 for
students.  Cost for non-section members will be $45 (New England
Section SIM membership fee included).

NE/SIM  Dinner Reservation, Wednesday,  March 27,  2002,  5:30  pm,
Whitehead Institute at MIT.  Please make a check payable to New
England Section
of SIM and mail to:  Dr. T. Crusberg, Biology & Biotech. Dept.,
Worcester Polytechnic Inst., Worcester MA 01609

Name: ________________________________________________



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