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Women Rocking Research

The Immune System: Your Body's Defense System
Milwaukee Athletic Club
758 N. Broadway
Milwaukee, WI 53202
May 23, 2023
5:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Created by an enthusiastic group of Versiti Blood Research Institute Foundation and Junior Advisory Board members, Women Rocking Research celebrates Versiti’s remarkable women researchers who are leaders in their fields.

Our inaugural event focuses on the immune system and its essential role in human health. Speakers include Senior Investigator Bonnie Dittel, PhD, whose research focuses on regulating inflammation as it relates to autoimmune diseases; and Investigator Renren Wen, PhD, who studies immune cell activation and how it leads to disease.

Date:Tuesday, May 23, 2023
Time:5-8 p.m.
Location:Milwaukee Athletic Club, 758 N. Broadway, Milwaukee, WI 53202

Cocktails and appetizers included. Reserve your spot today!

Contact Information
Donna Oleniczak
Bonnie N. Dittel, PhD
Dr. Dittel is a senior investigator at Versiti Blood Research Institute, whose research focuses on the underlying mechanisms of inflammation.
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Versiti Blood Research Institute Foundation accepts financial and philanthropic gifts from donors, which helps to propel lifesaving research.
Versiti Blood Research Institute
Versiti Blood Research Institute investigators study blood disorders like hemophilia, blood cancers like leukemia, and other blood diseases.
Renren Wen, PhD
Dr. Wen is an investigator at Versiti Blood Research Institute who studies immune cell activation and the interaction between the immune and coagulation systems.