Department Seminars

2018 Seminar Schedule

Speaker Institute Title Host/Sponsor
1/9/2018 Daniel Irimia, MD, PhD Harvard Medical School and Massachusetts General Hospital Seminar: Daniel Irimia, MD, PhD, Harvard Medical School and Massachusetts General Hospital - Autocatalytic Reactions During Neutrophil Swarming
1/30/2018 Nancy Freitag, PhD University of Illinois at Chicago Seminar: Nancy Freitag, PhD, University of Illinois at Chicago - From soil to cytosol: the pathogenic transition of the environmental bacterium Listeria monocytogenes Sarah D'Orazio, PhD
2/6/2018 Mollie Winfield Jewett, PhD University of Central Florida Seminar: Mollie Winfield Jewett, PhD, University of Central Florida - Determination of the Genetic Basis for Borrelia burgdorferi Mammalian Infectivity Brian Stevenson, PhD
2/13/2018 * Evan Lynch Departments of Microbiology, Immunology, and Molecular Genetics and Internal Medicine - Digestive Health Student Seminar: Evan Lynch, Barrett Lab - Epithelial Specific p85-alpha Ablation Promotes Crypt Resilience to Radiation Injury Barrett Lab
2/14/2018 * Michelle Pitts Department of Microbiology, Immunology, and Molecular Genetics PhD Defense: Michelle Pitts, D'Orazio Lab - The role of Pro-Inflammatory Mediators IFNβ and Prostaglandin E2 in Suppression of Innate Immunity to Listeria Monocytogenes D'Orazio Lab
2/27/2018 Joan Cook-Mills, PhD Northwestern University Seminar: Joan Cook-Mills, PhD, Northwestern University - Maternal lipids regulate development of offspring dendritic cells and allergic disease Beth Garvy, PhD
3/6/2018 * Christina Savage Department of Microbiology, Immunology, and Molecular Genetics Student Seminar: Christina Savage, Stevenson Lab Stevenson Lab
3/27/2018 Richard Brennan Duke University Seminar: Richard Brennan, Duke University MIMG Students
4/3/2018 * Luke Heil Department of Microbiology, Immunology, and Molecular Genetics Student Seminar: Luke Heil, Garvy Lab Garvy Lab
4/24/2018 * Kathryn Lethbridge Department of Microbiology, Immunology, and Molecular Genetics Student Seminar: Kathryn Lethbridge, Stevenson Lab Stevenson Lab

* denotes Graduate Student Speaker