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SGSHS Dissertation Defense

Portrait of Courtney Thompson

When: Monday, April 03, 2023, from 3:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m.
Location: Lower Amphitheatre R153

Contact Info: Melody Turner at or 601-984-1195
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Courtney Thompson, a graduate student in the Microbiology & Immunology program, will defend her dissertation, "Nonencapsulated Streptococcus Pneumoniae Oligopeptide Transporters Regulate Transcriptional Pathways and Alter Pneumococcal Virulence," at 3 p.m. on Monday, April 3, in the Research Wing – Lower Amphitheatre R153. All Medical Center faculty, staff, and students are invited to attend.