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How is the Russian invasion of Ukraine affecting QBI scientists?



1:00 PM-2:00 PM

The Quantitative Biosciences Institute (QBI) at UCSF is presenting a QBI TV panel about how the Russian invasion of Ukraine is affecting those in the scientific community at QBI, UCSF. Two scientists, one from Ukraine and one from Russia, will come together to discuss their viewpoints and share their personal stories and concerns.


Alina – Biophysics PhD Candidate, Shoichet Lab, UCSF

Andrii – Sabbatical Scholar, Shoichet Lab, UCSF | Institute of Organic Chemistry, NAS of Ukraine | Enamine Ltd 


Alexa Rocourt – Media and Events Coordinator, QBI UCSF

Link to streamed panel:
QBI TV Channel on YouTube: https://youtu.be/Xopwq8HSbL0


If you'd like to get involved, we've provided some links below where you can donate to fundraising efforts for Ukraine.

The National Bank of Ukraine has decided to open a special fundraising account to support the Armed Forces of Ukraine: https://bank.gov.ua/en/news/all/natsionalniy-bank-vidkriv-spetsrahunok-dlya-zboru-koshtiv-na-potrebi-armiyi

Nova Poshta delivers humanitarian goods across Ukraine and abroad to support the army and territorial defense: https://novaposhta.ua/eng/?fbclid=IwAR3C1epcxlVAbD_Yx-KMrWYNUxkpTeFsKZ2kpQudw-7ZeJvTF4s588c9o1o

Hire Ukrainians Affected By War: https://hireforukraine.org/

UNISEF has begun efforts to raise funds for the children of Ukraine: https://www.unicefusa.org/stories/unicef-children-crossfire-ukraine-crisis/39542?form=FUNKBHMZQDQ

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