Carolina Science Cafe: Shock and Kill; Accelerating the Search for an HIV Cure

  • Top of the Hill Back Bar 100 E Franklin St Chapel Hill, NC, 27514 United States

Carolina Science Cafe: Shock and Kill; Accelerating the Search for an HIV Cure

In May, UNC-Chapel Hill and GSK announced the formation of a new center that will focus on finding a cure for HIV/AIDS. Join us on Wednesday, August 5, as Dr. David Margolis, Carolina professor of medicine and leader of the Collaboratory of AIDS Researchers for Eradication (CARE), talks about this exciting collaboration and the latest scientific approaches to curing HIV/AIDS.

To learn more about the UNC-CH – GSK collaboration please see this news release.

Aug 5 2015 - 6:30pm

Join us every month for Carolina Science Cafe, Morehead Planetarium and Science Center's free, current science awareness program. Designed for adults, this program explores the science topics making national and international headlines and offers the chance to meet the experts behind the headlines.

You don't need to register ... just show up!

Each Carolina Science Cafe features an expert presentation and informal discussion. These programs are held at Top of the Hill restaurant's "Back Bar," which offers a relaxed environment to explore fascinating science topics. Beverages are available from Top of the Hill's menu, and free appetizers -- while they last -- are provided by Sigma Xi. Carolina Science Cafe is presented by the North Carolina Science Festival, which Morehead founded and produces. Curious about previous Carolina Science Cafe Programs? Check out our archive! - See more here