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A Conversation with Dr. Kizzmekia Corbett: From Project SEED Student to Leading COVID-19 Researcher

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A man and a woman

Join us for an interview with ACS Project SEED alum Dr. Kizzmekia Corbett, a senior research fellow at NIH who is a key player in the race to develop a vaccine to combat COVID-19. 

Dr. Corbett will discuss how Project SEED sparked her interest in a science career and offer advice to students wanting to follow that path. She will also talk about her current work leading the Vaccine Research Center’s Coronavirus Team at NIH and share her insights about the development and distribution of a COVID-19 vaccine. This ACS Webinar is co-produced with ACS Project SEED and the ACS Office of Philanthropy.

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What You Will Learn

  • Dr. Corbett’s background and career progression 
  • Her role leading vaccine research at the National Institutes of Health 
  • An update on the development of a COVID-19 vaccine 
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Kizzmekia S. Corbett
National Institutes of Health 

Racquel Jemison
ACS Scholars & Project SEED

Susan Ainsworth
ACS Office of Philanthropy

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