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CEE Seminar: Proliferation and Control of Multidrug-Resistant "Superbugs" in Sewage Treatment Plants

Tuesday, April 25, 2017 - 3:00pm

Apr 25, 2017, 3 – 5pm EDT

Antibiotic-resistant bacteria pose an imminent threat to global health. Professor Pedro Alvarez of Rice University will speak on the behavior, replication, and fate of multidrug-resistant "superbugs" in sewage treatment plants. Reception in Burden Lounge to follow. Please RSVP to

BuildingAnderson Hall
Campus: Medford/Somerville Campus
Location Details: Nelson Auditorium, Room 112
Event Type: Academics, Lectures & Seminars
School: School of Engineering
Event Contact: Dr. Natalie Capiro,
Event Sponsor: Tufts Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering
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