Since 1997, the Dr. Edward A. Khairallah Fund for Scholarship has supported ongoing symposia and support for graduate students pursuing degrees in biochemistry, cell biology or toxicology. This year’s Symposium will pay tribute to his late wife, Dr. Lamia H. Khairallah, and her enduring contributions to teaching and research at the University of Connecticut. It also marks the renaming of the Fund to the Dr. Edward A. and Dr. Lamia H. Khairallah Fund for Scholarship.
A catered reception will be held at 3:30 pm in Room 201 of the Biology/Physics Building. This event will feature a presentation by Dr. Steven Cohen and members of the Khairallah Family.
The Khairallah Memorial Seminar will be held at 4:00 pm in Room 130 of the Biology/Physics Building. This talk, entitled “Electron Cryomicroscopy of Rotary ATPases” will be presented by Dr. John Rubinstein from the University of Toronto. To schedule time to meet with Dr. Rubinstein, please contact the host, Dr. Nathan Alder (firstname.lastname@example.org).