Department of Microbiology & Immunology

Microbiology & Immunology Seminar Series

Contact Info

1300 Morris Park Avenue
Belfer Building, Room 602
Bronx, N.Y. 10462

Telephone: 718.430.2811
Fax: 718.430.8711

 
 

Format: A 50-minute presentation by an invited speaker with 5-10 minutes for questions and discussions afterwards. Following the seminar, the speaker will meet with students and postdoctoral fellows over lunch.

Students and fellows interested in having lunch with the speaker should contact Vivienne Valentine in the Microbiology & Immunology office to sign up.

 

 

 

 

Date Time Seminar Host(s)/Contact Location
Mon 09.18.17 12:00 PM "Role of Tissue Resident Macrophages in Regulating Pathogen Clearance and Tissue Homeostasis"
Kamal M. Khanna, Ph.D.
Associate Professor
Department of Microbiology
NYU School of Medicine
Gregoire Lauvau LeFrak Auditorium, Price Center
Mon 10.09.17 12:00 PM "Targeting the Achilles Heel of Killer Viruses"
Stefan Sarafianos, PhD
Professor, Molecular Microbiology & Immunology
Professor, Biochemistry
University of Missouri
Felipe Diaz-Griffero LeFrak Auditorium, Price Center
Mon 10.23.17 12:00 PM "Dissecting the Human Antibody Response Against Respiratory Syncytial Virus to Guide Vaccine Development"
Jason McLellan, PhD
Assistant Professor, Biochemistry and Cell Biology
Geisel School of Medicine
Dartmouth College
Kartik Chandran LeFrak Auditorium, Price Center
Mon 11.06.17 12:00 PM "Epigenetic Regulation of Lymphocyte Biology and Human Inflammatory Disorders"
Shiv Pillai, MD/PhD
Professor, Medicine
Associate Program Head, Graduate Program in Immunology
Director, MMSc in Immunology Program
Harvard Medical School
Harvard University
John Chan LeFrak Auditorium, Price Center
Mon 12.04.17 12:00 PM "Innate Immune Recognition and Response to Cell Death"
Kenneth Rock, MD
Chair and Professor, Department of Pathology
University of Massachusetts Medical School
Teresa DiLorenzo LeFrak Auditorium, Price Center
Mon 01.08.18 12:00 PM "Regulation of Gene Expression in the Gut Microbiome"
Andrew Goodman, PhD
Associate Professor, Microbial Pathogenesis
Yale University
Michael Berney LeFrak Auditorium, Price Center
Tue 01.16.18 12:00 PM "Evolutionary Dynamics as Drug Target in Autoimmunity and Neoplasia"
Ursula Grohmann, PhD
Professor of Pharmacology
Dept. of Experimental Medicine
University of Perugia
Italy
Laura Santambrogio LeFrak Auditorium, Price Center
Mon 01.22.18 12:00 PM "Recent Insights into the Cellular and Molecular Basis of Malaria Immunity"
Peter Crompton, MD/MPH
Chief, Malaria Infection Biology and Immunity Unit
National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases
Johanna Daily
Gregoire Lauvau
LeFrak Auditorium, Price Center
Mon 02.05.18 12:00 PM "Evolutionary Dynamics of the Immune Response to Cancer: Implications for Immunotherapy"
Brad Nelson, PhD
Director and Distinguished Scientist, Deeley Research Centre, BCCA
Professor, Biochemistry and Microbiology, UVIC
Adjunct Professor, Biology, UVIC
Professor, Medical Genetics, UBC
Xingxing Zang LeFrak Auditorium, Price Center
Mon 03.05.18 12:00 PM "Unraveling complexity: Dengue and Zika virus immunity and pathogenesis"
Eva Harris, PhD
Professor, Division of Infectious Diseases and Vaccinology
Director, Center for Global Public Health
Infectious Diseases and Immunity PhD Program Head
School of Public Health
University of California, Berkeley
Rohit Jangra
Shalu Sharma
LeFrak Auditorium, Price Center
Mon 03.12.18 12:00 PM "Host Genetic Control of HIV"
Richard Sutton, MD/PhD
Associate Professor, Medicine (Infectious Diseases)
Associate Professor, Microbial Pathogenesis
Yale School of Medicine
Felipe Diaz-Griffero LeFrak Auditorium, Price Center
Tue 03.13.18 12:00 PM "Retroviral Silencing: Transcriptional and Post-Transcriptional Regulation"
Stephen P. Goff, PhD
Higgins Professor of Biochemistry
HHMI Investigator
Dept. of Biochemistry & Molecular Biophysics
Dept. of Microbiology & Immunology
Columbia University
Vinayaka Prasad LeFrak Auditorium, Price Center
Mon 03.26.18 12:00 PM "From HIV-1 Nef, to Human SERINC5, to Epidemic Ebola Virus Glycoprotein"
Jeremy Luban, MD
David J. Freelander Chair in AIDS Research
Professor, Program in Molecular Medicine and Biochemistry & Molecular Pharmacology
University of Massachusetts Medical School
Vinayaka Prasad LeFrak Auditorium, Price Center
Mon 04.23.18 12:00 PM James Collins, PhD
Termeer Professor of Medical Engineering and Science
Biological Engineering
MIT
Students LeFrak Auditorium, Price Center
 
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