CDH Seminar Series 9/2 with Peter Chai, MD

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CDH Seminar Series 9/2 with Peter Chai, MD


Leah Salzano




September 2, 2020

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Please join us on Wednesday, September 2nd at 1PM EST for a presentation by Dr. Peter Chai: "A robotic system to measure population exposure to SARS-CoV-2: A lesson in digital health and collaboration."
This presentation will discuss a novel robotic system (Biobot) that collects wastewater to quantify SARS-CoV-2 concentrations in catchment areas as a tool to measure and predict the prevalence of SARS-CoV-2 infection in cities.
Dr. Peter R. Chai is an assistant professor of emergency medicine and medical toxicology at Brigham and Women’s Hospital/Harvard Medical School, and affiliate research scholar at the Koch Institute for Integrated Cancer Research at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology, and The Fenway Institute. He is also research faculty at the Dana Farber Cancer Institute. Dr. Chai’s career focuses around the development and implementation of technological solutions that detect and respond to changes in disease.
*Location: Zoom meeting
*Time: Wed. September 2nd @ 1:00-2:00 EST
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