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Expert panel to discuss “Coronavirus Pandemic: A Global Failure” Oct. 2

Posted: September 29, 2020 | Updated: October 1, 2020

Lakeland Community College will host a virtual presentation, “Coronavirus Pandemic: A Global Failure,” Friday, Oct. 2, from 11 a.m. – noon. Participants may log in to this free presentation via Webex at, password: corona2020.

An expert panel of distinguished Lakeland faculty will discuss the pandemic and share their insights on the biology of SARS COV-2, its ecological origins, risk factors and current testing.

Presenters include: Steven Vieira, Ph.D., professor of biology, Mikhail Khoretonenko, Ph.D., associate professor of biology and Jaydip Das Gupta, Ph.D., adjunct professor of biology and biotechnology.

The presentation will be followed by a Q & A.

About The Knowledge Exchange
The Knowledge Exchange program at Lakeland Community College provides the community with timely, interesting topics. Thefree presentation topics range from acupuncture to the Zika virus.For more information, contact Denise Timms at 440.525.7323 or

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