4:00pm - 5:00pm|
Microbiology & Immunology Seminar Series
Co-Sponsored by the Developmental Center for AIDS Research (DCFAR)
Sabine Ehrt, Ph.D., Professor of Microbiology and Immunology, Weill Cornell Medical College
Title: "Intracellular Survival Strategies of Mycobacterium tuberculosis"
Host: Martin Pavelka
Research Interests: Dr. Ehrt's research interests are centered on the pathogenesis of tuberculosis and address the role of the macrophage in the immune response to Mycobacterium tuberculosis and the molecular mechanisms used by the pathogen to establish persistent infections. She is a recipient of an Irma T. Hirschl Career Scientist Award and an Excellence in Mentoring Award from the WMC Postdoctoral Association. Her research program has maintained continuous funding from the National Institutes of Health and is supported by the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation and the Wellcome Trust.
|Location: ||K-207 (Room 2-6408)|
Posted by: Corrine Aleese, Micro & Immunolgy, 7-Feb-13 11:15am ET