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July 5, 2007

Symposium to honor Dr. King Holmes, July 28

The UW Center for AIDS and STD is sponsoring a symposium to honor its director Dr. King Holmes on the occasion of his 70th birthday. The symposium will take place from 8:30 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. Saturday, July 28, in Hogness Auditorium, Health Sciences Center.

Speakers will include UNAIDS Executive Director and Under Secretary-General of the United Nations Peter Piot (a former UW fellow), UW School of Medicine Dean Paul Ramsey and other UW faculty members.

Holmes is the William H. Foege Chair of the Department of Global Health and chief of the Division of Allergy and Infectious Disease at Harborview.

The symposium registration deadline is July 20. To register, visit https://catalysttools.washington.edu/survey/pilarski/34105.