“Tuesday Topics” on Infectious Diseases (155)

KNOXVILLE, Tenn. — Infectious diseases will be Dr. Robert Moore’s subject Nov. 11 for this year’s final “Tuesday Topics” lecture at the University of Tennessee-Knoxville.

 Moore, professor and head of UT-Knoxville’s department of microbiology, will speak on “Emerging and Re-Emerging Infectious Diseases: Catastrophic Predictions for a World Out-of-Balance.”

 The presentation is scheduled to begin at 7:30 p.m. in 235 University Center, followed by a reception for Moore at 8:15 p.m. hosted by Dr. Lorayne Lester, dean of the college of arts and sciences.

 “Tuesday Topics” is a free public service of the college. Parking is also free in the University Center Parking Garage with a parking voucher that should be brought to the presentation to be stamped.

 The series takes a break for the holidays after Moore’s lecture, resuming Jan. 13 with Dr. David Dungan, professor in the department of religious studies, talking about “Early Images of Jesus in Cultural Context.”

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 Contact: Dr. Lynn Champion or Shelley Gentry (423-974-4676)