Dr. Kizzmekia S. Corbett
Kizzmekia S. Corbett, Ph.D. is a post-doctoral Research Fellow at National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases (NIAID)’s Vaccine Research Center (VRC), she is the team lead for coronavirus research and worked on pre-clinical development of the mRNA-1273 vaccine against COVID-19. This June, Dr. Corbett begins positions as assistant professor of immunology and infectious diseases at Harvard’s T.H. Chan School of Public Health, Shutzer Assistant Professor at Harvard’s Radcliff Institute of Advanced Study, and Associate Member of the Phillip T. and Susan M. Ragon Institute. Dr. Corbett invests much of her time bringing STEM awareness to youth in local communities through mentorship and volunteering.
Suzanne Rheinstein is an interior designer, author and philanthropist. Her passion for culture, the arts and education has led to her involvement in several Los Angeles-based youth organizations. From opening the door to opera for high schoolers to ensuring students have unparalleled access to education centered in social justice, transformative conversations on race, sexual identity, equity and inclusion, Suzanne is deeply committed to creating opportunities and belonging for young people.
Suzanne has also been a long-standing member of The Colleagues, which supports the work of Children’s Institute.
Saturday, October 23, 2021
Fairmont Miramar Hotel & Bungalows, Santa Monica
and virtually via Zoom
We will follow all safety protocols provided by Los Angeles County and the CDC.