Spring 2021 Seminars

1/20/2021 – MIC Graduate Student Seminar

Allie Palmer
Jamie Null

Date: Wednesday, January 20, 2021
Time: 4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Location: Pinn 1-17
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1/27/2021 – MIC Seminar: Zoonotic Emerging Viruses: Severe Fever with Thrombocytopenia Syndrome Virus and Severe Acute Respiratory Syndrome Coronavirus-2

Jae Jung, PhD
Department Chair
Cancer Biology
Cleveland Clinic Lerner College of Medicine

Host: Kwon Park, PhD

Date: Wednesday, January 27, 2021
Time: 4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Location: Pinn 1-17
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2/3/2021 – MIC Seminar: “Rules of engagement: molecular arms races between host and viral genomes” Harmit Singh Malik, PhD

“Rules of engagement: molecular arms races between host and viral genomes”
Harmit Singh Malik, PhD
Professor & Associate Director,
Division of Basic Sciences
HHMI Investigator
Member, US National Academy of Sciences
Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center
Host:  Kown Park, PhD
Date: Wednesday, February 3, 2021
Time: 4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Location: Pinn 1-17
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2/17/2021 – MIC Graduate Student Seminar

Jocelyn Ray
QinLei Gu

Date: Wednesday, February 17, 2021
Time: 4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Location: Pinn 1-17
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3/3/2021 – MIC Seminar: Mariano Garcia-Blanco, MD, PhD “The love-hate relationship between viral RNAs and host RNA-binding proteins”

The love-hate relationship between viral RNAs and host RNA-binding proteins

Mariano Garcia-Blanco, MD, PhD
Professor and Chair, Mildred Hajek Vacek and John Roman Vacek Distinguished Chair in Honor of President Truman G. Blocker, Jr.
Professor of Emerging Infectious Diseases, Duke-NUS Medical School, Singapore
The University of Texas Medical Branch at Galveston

Host: Daniel A. Engel, PhD

Date: Wednesday, March 3, 2021
Time: 4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Location: Pinn 1-17
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3/17/2021 – MIC Seminar: Sunny Shin, PhD “Innate immune defense against intracellular bacterial pathogens”

Sunny Shin, PhD
Associate Professor of Microbiology
Vice-Chair, CAMB-MVP Graduate Group
Perelman School of Medicine
University of Pennsylvania
Host:  Alison Criss, PhD
Date: Wednesday, March 17, 2021
Time: 4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Location: Pinn 1-17
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4/7/2021 – MIC Graduate Student Seminar

Harry Zhao
Erin Weddle

Date: Wednesday, April 7, 2021
Time: 4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Location: Pinn 1-17
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4/14/2021 – MIC Seminar: Minsoo Kim, PhD “Visualizing and manipulating immunity with light”

Minsoo Kim, Ph.D.
Dean’s Professor of Microbiology & Immunology
Director of Tumor Immunotherapy Research Program
Co-leader of Wilmot Cancer Microenvironment Research Program
University of Rochester Medical Center
David H. Smith Center for Vaccine Biology and Immunology

Host: Kown Park, PhD

Date: Wednesday, April 14, 2021
Time: 4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Location: Pinn 1-17
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4/28/2021 – MIC Seminar: Vishva Dixit, MD “Why So Many Ways to Die?”

Vishva Dixit, M.D.,
Vice President, Research,
Genentech, Inc

Host:  MIC Graduate Student Seminar Committee

Date: Wednesday, April 28, 2021
Time: 4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Location: Pinn 1-17
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5/5/2021 – MIC Graduate Student Seminar

Chantel Bailey, Nataro Laboratory

Qinlei Gu, Lorenz Laboratory

Date: Wednesday, May 5, 2021
Time: 4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Location: Pinn 1-17
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