Seminars

Upcoming Seminars

9/20/2017 – MIC Graduate Student Seminar

Speakers:

Allissia Gilmartin, Petri Laboratory “Inhibition of amoebic lysosomal acidification blocks amoebic trogocytosis and cell killing.”

CJ Anderson, Kendall Laboratory “The dynamic role of ethanolamine utilization during Salmonella infection”

Host:  Kwon Park, PhD

Date: Wednesday, September 20, 2017
Time: 4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Location: Pinn 1-17
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9/27/2017 – MIC Seminar – “Innate Immune Mechanism for Viral dsRNA detection”

Sun Hur, PhD
Investigator, PCMM at Boston Children’s Hospital
Associate Professor
Department of Biological Chemistry & Molecular Pharmacology and the Department of Pediatrics, Harvard Medical School

Host:  Kwon Park, PhD

Date: Wednesday, September 27, 2017
Time: 4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Location: Pinn 1-17
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10/6/2017 – MIC Seminar – Robert J. Kadner Distinguished Lecture in Microbiology

Staphylococcus aureus immune evasion”

 

Olaf Schneewind, M.D., Ph.D.
Louis Block Professor & Chair
Department of Microbiology
University of Chicago

Host: Hervé Agaisse, PhD

Reception to follow 2ABC Pinn Hall

Date: Friday, October 6, 2017
Time: 4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Location: Pinn Hall Conference Center Auditorium
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10/11/2017 – MIC Seminar – From Zebrafish to Humans: Macrophage Reprogramming During Tuberculosis

David Tobin, PhD
Assistant Professor
Molecular Genetics and Microbiology
Duke University School of Medicine

Host: MIC Graduate Students Seminar Committee

Date: Wednesday, October 11, 2017
Time: 4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Location: Pinn 1-17
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10/18/2017 – MIC Seminar – Endosomal Editing of Mitochondria During Stress Signaling

Anne Hamacher-Brady, PhD
Assistant Professor
Dept. of Molecular Microbiology & Immunology
Dept. of Biochemistry & Molecular Biology
Johns Hopkins University Bloomberg School of Public Health

Host: David Kashatus, PhD

Date: Wednesday, October 18, 2017
Time: 4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Location: Pinn 1-17
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10/25/2017 – Co-sponsored – MIC Seminar – Annual CCIB student lecture

Peter Reddien, PhD
Professor of Biology
Associate Department Head
Member, Whitehead Institute
Investigator, Howard Hughes Medical Institute
MIT, Department of Biology

Date: Wednesday, October 25, 2017
Time: 4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Location: Pinn 1-17
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11/1/2017 – MIC Seminar – Analyzing cell behaviors in the prostate by mouse genetics

Zhu Wang, PhD
Assistant Professor
MCD Biology
University of California Santa Cruz
Host: Hui Zong, PhD

Date: Wednesday, November 1, 2017
Time: 4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Location: Pinn 1-17
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11/8/2017 – MIC Seminar – Janelle Ayres, PhD

Janelle Ayres, PhD
Assistant Professor
Nomis Foundation Laboratories for Immunobiology and Microbial Pathogenesis
Helen McLoraine Developmental Chair
Salk Institute

Host: Sarah Ewald, PhD

Date: Wednesday, November 8, 2017
Time: 4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Location: Pinn 1-17
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11/15/2017 – MIC Seminar – Dynamic interactions on virus and host genomes during infection

Matthew D. Weitzman, PhD
Investigator
Associate Professor of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine, Perelman School of Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania
Associate Professor of Pediatrics, Perelman School of Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania
​Associate Professor of Microbiology, Perelman School of Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania

Host: Anna Cliffe, PhD

Date: Wednesday, November 15, 2017
Time: 4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Location: Pinn 1-17
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11/29/2017 – MIC Seminar – HIV assembly and maturation

Eric O. Freed, PhD
Director, HIV Dynamics and Replication Program; Head, Virus-Cell Interaction Section
HIV Dynamics and Replication Program
Center for Cancer Research
National Cancer Institute

Host:  Steven L. Zeichner, MD, PhD

Date: Wednesday, November 29, 2017
Time: 4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Location: Pinn 1-17
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12/6/2017 – MIC Seminar – Age-related stromal changes drive tumorigenesis

Sheila Stewart, PhD
Professor, Cell Biology and Physiology
Washington University St. Louis

Host: Drew Dudley, PhD

Date: Wednesday, December 6, 2017
Time: 4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Location: Pinn 1-17
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12/13/2017 – MIC Graduate Student Seminar

Speakers: Elizabeth McKenney, Kendall Laboratory and Aditi Upadhye, McNamara Laboratory

Host:  Kwon Park, PhD

Date: Wednesday, December 13, 2017
Time: 4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Location: Pinn 1-17
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1/17/2018 – MIC Seminar: MIC Student Seminar

Speakers:

Abigal Mickey, Nataro Laboratory

Christopher Medina, Ravichandran Laboratory

Date: Wednesday, January 17, 2018
Time: 4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Location: Pinn 1-17
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1/24/2018 – MIC Seminar: OPEN DATE

Date: Wednesday, January 24, 2018
Time: 4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Location: Pinn 1-17
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1/31/2018 – MIC Seminar: OPEN DATE

Date: Wednesday, January 31, 2018
Time: 4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Location: Pinn 1-17
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2/7/2018 – MIC Seminar: OPEN DATE

Date: Wednesday, February 7, 2018
Time: 4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Location: Pinn 1-17
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2/14/2018 – MIC Seminar: OPEN DATE

Date: Wednesday, February 14, 2018
Time: 4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Location: Pinn 1-17
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2/21/2018 – MIC Seminar: OPEN DATE

Date: Wednesday, February 21, 2018
Time: 4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Location: Pinn 1-17
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2/28/2018 – MIC Seminar: OPEN DATE

Date: Wednesday, February 28, 2018
Time: 4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Location: Pinn 1-17
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3/7/2018 – MIC Seminar: Gerald S. Shadel, PhD

Gerald S. Shadel, PhD
Joseph A. and Lucille K. Madri Professor of Experimental Pathology
Director, Yale Center for Research on Aging
Host: Dave Kashatus, PhD

Date: Wednesday, March 7, 2018
Time: 4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Location: Pinn 1-17
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3/14/2018 – MIC Seminar: MIC Student Seminar

Speakers:

James McCann, Dudley Laboratory

Tiffany Shand, Zong Laboratory

Date: Wednesday, March 14, 2018
Time: 4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Location: Pinn 1-17
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3/21/2018 – MIC Seminar: Sebastian Winter, PhD

Sebastian Winter, Ph.D.
University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center

 

Host:  Melissa Kendall, PhD

Date: Wednesday, March 21, 2018
Time: 4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Location: Pinn 1-17
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3/28/2018 – MIC Seminar: David Tuveson, MD, PhD

David Tuveson, MD, PhD
Professor
Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory

Host: MIC Student Seminar Committee

Date: Wednesday, March 28, 2018
Time: 4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Location: Pinn 1-17
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4/4/2018 – MIC Seminar: OPEN DATE

Date: Wednesday, April 4, 2018
Time: 4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Location: Pinn 1-17
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4/10/2018 (Tuesday) 12PM-5PM GBS Symposium , Guest Speaker Dr.Tuuli Lappalainen, Columbia University

The Graduate Biosciences Society (GBS) hosts the GBS Symposium every Spring semester. The student nominated speaker Dr.Tuuli Lappalainen, Columbia University, will give a keynote lecture. The day also includes a student poster session and student research talks. The GBS would like for all students and faculty to be able to attend this event.

Date: Tuesday, April 10, 2018
Time: 12:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Location: Pinn Hall
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4/11/2018 – MIC Seminar: Felicia Goodrum, PhD

Felicia Goodrum Sterling, PhD
Associate Professor
Department of Immunobiology
College of Medicine Tucson
University of Arizona

Date: Wednesday, April 11, 2018
Time: 4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Location: Pinn 1-17
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4/18/2018 – MIC Seminar: Matthias P. Machner, PhD

Matthias P. Machner, PhD
Senior Investigator
Unit of Microbial Pathogenesis
NICHD

Host: Isabelle Derre

Date: Wednesday, April 18, 2018
Time: 4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Location: Pinn 1-17
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4/25/2018 – MIC Seminar: OPEN DATE

Date: Wednesday, April 25, 2018
Time: 4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Location: Pinn 1-17
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5/2/2018 – MIC Seminar: Ramin M. Hakami, Ph.D.

Ramin M. Hakami, Ph.D.
Associate Professor
School of Systems Biology
National Center for Biodefense & Infectious Diseases
George Mason University

Host: Young Hahn, PhD

Date: Wednesday, May 2, 2018
Time: 4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Location: Pinn 1-17
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5/9/2018 – MIC Seminar: MIC Student Seminar

Speakers:

Carleigh O’Brien, Harris Laboratory

Sarah Pollock, Kashatus Laboratory

Date: Wednesday, May 9, 2018
Time: 4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Location: Pinn 1-17
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5/16/2018 – MIC Seminar: OPEN DATE

Date: Wednesday, May 16, 2018
Time: 4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Location: Pinn 1-17
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