Boston Area Antimicrobial Resistance Network (BAARN)

The 7th BAARN meeting will bring together the leading voices in academia and industry to address a defining global health crisis of our age: antibiotic resistant infection. 

Register HERE!

Deadline: Wednesday, September 30


BAARN poster 2020



Friday, October 2, 2020

Sessions: 9:00am EST - 6:15pm EST

Download the full program (schedule, speaker bios) here.


9:10-11:15am EST

SESSION 1 - New Diagnostics

Gowtham Thakku (Harvard Medical School)

Dr. Roby Bhattacharyya, MD, PhD (Harvard Medical School)

Dr. Karel Brinda, PhD (Harvard School of Public Health)

Dr. Ramy Arnaout, MD, PhD (Astradx, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center)

11:30am-1:35pm EST

SESSION 2 - New Therapeutics

Dr. Cheleste Thorpe, MD (Tufts School of Medicine)

Dr. Bree Aldridge, PhD (Tufts School of Medicine)

Dr. Johan Paulsson, PhD (Harvard Systems Biology)

Dr. Ruben Tommasi, PhD (Entasis Therapeutics)

1:50-3:50pm EST

SESSION 3 - Alternative Therapeutics & Entering the Market

Dr. Su Chiang, PhD (CARB-X)

Dr. Silvia Caballero, PhD (Vedanta Biosciences)

Cristina Larkin (Spero Therapeutics)

Dr. Minmin Yen (PhagePro)

4:00-5:00pm EST


Dr. Kim Lewis, PhD (Northeastern University)

5:15-6:15pm EST


*must register by Sept 30 for Happy Hour Zoom link