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Teaming Up to Fight Neglected Diseases

Computer Science Colloquium
March 25, 2013
7:30 – 8:30 p.m.
Monroe Hall, Room 116

Attend the Computer Science Colloquium to learn about revolutionary new approaches to pursuing treatments and cures for neglected and rare diseases. Featuring Dr. Charlotte Berkes and Dr. Jimmy Franco from Merrimack College.

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Jimmy Franco. Photo courtesy of Merrimack College


Charlotte Berkes. Photo courtesy of Merrimack College


About Brynn Boyer

Brynn Boyer is assistant director of media and public relations and a 2010 graduate of UMW.


  1. David Toth says

    This colloquium should appeal to many people. Dr. Berkes is a biologist and Dr. Franco is a chemist. Their approach combines biology, chemistry, and computer science.