Seminars

Upcoming Seminars

9/7/2016 – MIC Seminar – OPEN

Date: Wednesday, September 7, 2016
Time: 4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Location: JH 1-17
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9/14/2016 – MIC Seminar – TAM Receptor Signaling and Immune Homeostasis

Greg E. Lemke, PhD
Françoise Gilot-Salk Professor
Molecular Neurobiology Laboratory
Immunobiology and Microbial Pathogenesis Laboratory
The Salk Institute

Host: Kodi Ravichandran, PhD

Date: Wednesday, September 14, 2016
Time: 4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Location: JH 1-17
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9/21/2016 – MIC Seminar – OPEN

Date: Wednesday, September 21, 2016
Time: 4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Location: JH 1-17
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9/28/2016 – MIC Seminar – Yi Zheng, PhD

Yi Zheng, PgD
Director, Experimental Hematology and Cancer Biology
Katherine Stewart Waters Endowed Chair
Co-Director, Cancer and Blood Diseases Institute

Host:  Hui Zong, PhD

Date: Wednesday, September 28, 2016
Time: 4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Location: JH 1-17
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10/7/2016 – Robert J. Kadner Symposium

Andrew Camilli, Professor, Department of Molecular Biology & Microbiology and Howard Hughes Medical Institute, Tufts University

Harry Mobley, Frederick G. Novy Distinguished University Professor and Chair, Department of Microbiology and Immunology, University of Michigan Medical School

Margaret McFall-Ngai, Director and Professor, Pacific Biosciences Research Center, University of Hawaii at Manoa

Tom Silhavy, Warner-Lambert Parke-Davis Professor of Molecular Biology, Princeton University

Date: Friday, October 7, 2016
Time: 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Location: Jordan Hall Conference Center
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10/12/2016 – Visualizing individual steps of the retroviral life cycle in living animals and at the single molecule level

Walther H. Mothes, PhD
Professor of Microbial Pathogesis
Yale School of Medicine

Seminar co-sponsored by Department of Cell Biology, Department of Microbiology, Immunology, and Cancer Biology, and Department of Biophysics

Date: Wednesday, October 12, 2016
Time: 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Location: JH 1-14
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10/14/2016 – MIC co-sponsored seminar: Cell Regulation by Interorganellar Contacts

Gia Voeltz, PhD
Associate Professor
Molecular, Cellular and Developmental Biology
University of Colorado

Hosts:  School of Medicine Graduate Programs Office, Cancer Center, Department of Cell Biology, Department of Microbiology, Immunology and Cancer Biology, Department of Biophysics

Date: Friday, October 14, 2016
Time: 12:30 PM - 1:30 PM
Location: JH 1-14
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10/19/2016 – MIC Seminar: Finding “weak spots” for making “strong points” in host-pathogen battles

Dmitri Kudryashov
Assistant Professor
Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry
Ohio State University

Hosts: Edward H. Egelman, Ph.D. and Alison Criss, PhD

Co-sponsored by Biochemistry and Molecular Genetics

Date: Wednesday, October 19, 2016
Time: 4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Location: JH 1-17
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10/26/2016 – MIC Seminar: Subversion of Inflammatory Responses by the Pneumococcus

Jeffrey N. Weiser, M.D.
Professor of Microbiology and Chair
Department of Microbiology
NYU School of Medicine

Host: MIC student seminar committee

Date: Wednesday, October 26, 2016
Time: 4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Location: JH 1-17
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10/28/2016 – Pannexins Symposium: Pannexin Channels and Purines in Health and Disease

Pannexins Symposium: Pannexin Channels and Purines in Health and Disease

J. Kevin Foskett, PhD – Isaac Ott Professor of Physiology, Department of Physiology, Perelman School of Medicine/ University of Pennsylvania

Douglas R. Green, PhD – Chair, Immunology Department; Peter C. Doherty Endowed Chair of Immunology, St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital

Dale W. Laird, PhD – Professor and Canada Research Chair in Gap Junctions and Disease, Physiology and Pharmacology, Schulick Medicine & Dentistry / Western University

Simon C. Robson, MB, ChB, FRCP, PhD  – Charlotte F. and Irving W. Rabb Professor, Medicine, Harvard Medical School, Chief, GI/Liver, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical CenterDana-Farber / Harvard Cancer Center

Date: Friday, October 28, 2016
Time: 8:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Location: Jordan Hall Conference Center
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11/2/2016 – MIC Seminar: Chlamydia manipulation of host cell signaling pathways

Raphael Valdivia, PhD
Associate Professor
Vice Dean for Basic Research
Department of Molecular Genetics and Microbiology
Duke University School of Medicine

Host: Melissa Kendall, PhD

Date: Wednesday, November 2, 2016
Time: 4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Location: JH 1-17
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11/9/2016 – MIC Seminar: Filoviral Immune Evasion Mechanisms

Gaya K. Amarasinghe, PhD
Associate Professor, Pathology and Immunology
Biochemistry and Molecular Biophysics
Washington University School of Medicine, St. Louis

Host: Dan Engel, PhD

Date: Wednesday, November 9, 2016
Time: 4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Location: JH 1-17
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11/16/2016 – MIC Seminar: Nam Lee, PhD

Nam Lee, PhD
Assistant Professor
College of Pharmacy
Ohio State University

Host: Dave Kashatus, PhD

Date: Wednesday, November 16, 2016
Time: 4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Location: JH 1-17
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11/30/2016 – MIC Seminar: Steven L. Zeichner, MD, PhD

Steven L. Zeichner, MD, PhD
Professor
Infectious Diseases: Pediatric

Host:  Kwon Park, PhD

Date: Wednesday, November 30, 2016
Time: 4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Location: JH 1-17
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12/7/2016 – MIC Seminar: OPEN

Date: Wednesday, December 7, 2016
Time: 4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Location: JH 1-17
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12/14/2016 – MIC Seminar: OPEN

Date: Wednesday, December 14, 2016
Time: 4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Location: JH 1-17
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1/18/2017 MIC Seminar – open

Date: Wednesday, January 18, 2017
Time: 4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Location: JH 1-17
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1/25/2017 MIC Seminar – Edward A. Miao MD, PhD

Edward A. Miao  MD, PhD
Associate Professor
Department of Microbiology and Immunology
University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, School of Medicine

Host:  MIC student seminar committee

Date: Wednesday, January 25, 2017
Time: 4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Location: JH 1-17
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2/1/2017 MIC Seminar – open

Date: Wednesday, February 1, 2017
Time: 4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Location: JH 1-17
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2/8/2017 MIC Seminar – open

Date: Wednesday, February 8, 2017
Time: 4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Location: JH 1-17
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2/15/2017 – MIC Seminar – George Liechti, PhD

George Liechti, PhD
Assistant Professor
Uniformed Services University of the Health Sciences

Host:  Alison Criss, PhD

Date: Wednesday, February 15, 2017
Time: 4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Location: JH 1-17
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2/22/2017 MIC Seminar – open

Date: Wednesday, February 22, 2017
Time: 4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Location: JH 1-17
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3/1/2017 MIC Seminar: open

Date: Wednesday, March 1, 2017
Time: 4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Location: JH 1-17
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3/8/2017 MIC Seminar: “Title TBA”

Dennis Ko, PhD, MD
Assistant Professor in Molecular Genetics and Microbiology
Assistant Professor in the Department of Medicine

Host:  Alison Criss, PhD

 

The Ko lab studies how human genetic variation affects susceptibility to infection and the outcomes of infection.

Date: Wednesday, March 8, 2017
Time: 4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Location: JH 1-18
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3/15/2017 MIC Seminar – open

Date: Wednesday, March 15, 2017
Time: 4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Location: JH 1-17
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3/22/2017 MIC Seminar – Neal Alto, PhD

Neal M. Alto, Ph.D
Associate Professor, Department of Microbiology
University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center

Host:  Herve Agaisse, PhD

Date: Wednesday, March 22, 2017
Time: 4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Location: JH 1-17
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3/29/2017 MIC Seminar – Kevin Haigis, PhD

Kevin Haigis, PhD
Associate Professor
Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center
Cancer Research Institute
Center for Life Science
Harvard Medical School

Date: Wednesday, March 29, 2017
Time: 4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Location: JH 1-17
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4/5/2017 MIC Seminar – Sun Hur, PhD

Sun Hur, Ph.D.
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, April 5, 2017
Time: 4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Location: JH 1-17
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4/12/2017 MIC Seminar – open

Date: Wednesday, April 12, 2017
Time: 4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Location: JH 1-17
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4/19/2017 MIC Seminar – open

Date: Wednesday, April 19, 2017
Time: 4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Location: JH 1-17
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4/26/2017 MIC Seminar – open

Date: Wednesday, April 26, 2017
Time: 4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Location: JH 1-17
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5/3/2017 MIC Seminar – open

Date: Wednesday, May 3, 2017
Time: 4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Location: JH 1-17
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5/10/2017 MIC Seminar – Jennifer Bomberger, PhD

Jennifer Bomberger, PhD
Assistant Professor in the Department of Microbiology and Molecular Genetics
University of Pittsburgh

Host:  Melanie Rutkowski, PhD

Date: Wednesday, May 10, 2017
Time: 4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Location: JH 1-17
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5/17/2017 MIC Seminar – hold

Date: Wednesday, May 17, 2017
Time: 4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Location: JH 1-17
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