The GW Cancer Center invites you to attend Grand Rounds presented by Sanjay Maggirwar, PhD, MBA. Dr. Maggirwar's lecture topic is "Tiny Tethers, Big Effects!"
Sanjay B. Maggirwar, PhD, MBA
Professor and Chair
Department of Microbiology, Immunology and Tropical Medicine
GW School of Medicine and Health Sciences
Sanjay B. Maggirwar, PhD, MBA, is Professor and Chair for the Department of Microbiology, Immunology and Tropical Medicine at The George Washington University's School of Medicine and Health Sciences. He has been a HIV/AIDS researcher for over twenty years. The focus of his research is on studying potential relationship between HIV-infection and activation of immune cells, including platelets and monocytes, and their role in mediating pathogenesis of HIV-associated neurocognitive disorders, thrombosis and atherosclerosis in a manner that provides critical basic science foundation for the development of clinical interventions.
He is highly experienced in collaborative translational research and in the development of novel therapeutics. In addition, he plays a leading role in the Center for AIDS Research of District Columbia (DC DFAR) as a member of its Executive Committee and Co-Director of the Basic Science Core of this organization.