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Identifying Mammalian Adaptive Residues in the Polymerase of the G1 H9N2 Influenza A Virus

Andrew Smith

 Dec 14, 2017 @ 12:00 p.m.

 Medical Center | K307 (3-6408)

Genome Evolution During Bacterial Persistence in the Human Airways in COPD

Tim Murphy, Ph.D. - University Of Buffalo

 Dec 04, 2017 @ 12:00 p.m.

 Medical Center | Upper Auditorium (Room 3-7619)

Host: Steve Gill

Ex Viro Immune Organoids to Model Immunity, Epigenetics, and Malignancies

Ankur Singh - Cornell

 Nov 27, 2017 @ 12:00 p.m.

 Medical Center | Upper Auditorium (Room 3-7619)

Host: Jian Zhu

"Mechanisms of Myeloid Cell Dysfunction in Neoplastic Disease"

Dr. Scott Abrams - Department of Immunology, Roswell Park Cancer Institute

 Nov 20, 2017 @ 12:00 p.m.

 Medical Center | Upper Auditorium (Room 3-7619)

Host: Minsoo Kim

TBD

Dave O'Connor, Ph.D. - Wisconsin

 Nov 13, 2017 @ 12:00 p.m.

 Medical Center | Upper Auditorium (Room 3-7619)

Host: Sanjay Maggirwar

Strategies for Cytosolic Surveillance of Bacterial Pathogens

Russell Vance, Ph.D. - UC Berekley

 Nov 06, 2017 @ 12:00 p.m.

 Medical Center | Upper Auditorium (Room 3-7619)

Host: Michelle Dziejman

Tracking Humans - Getting the Bang for the Buck from High Dimensional Immune Monitoring

Shai Shen-Orr, Ph.D.

 Oct 30, 2017 @ 12:00 p.m.

 Medical Center | Upper Auditorium (Room 3-7619)

Host: Julie Thakar

TBD

Julie Dunning-Hotopp - University of Maryland

 Oct 16, 2017 @ 12:00 p.m.

 Medical Center | Upper Auditorium (Room 3-7619)

Host: Scott Butler

Novel Immune-based Strategies Targeting Viral Persistence in SIV-Infected Nonhuman Primates

Mirko Paiardini, Ph.D. - Emory University

 Oct 02, 2017 @ 12:00 p.m.

 Medical Center | Upper Auditorium (Room 3-7619)

Host: Sanjay Maggirwar

Nutritional Immunity Promotes Patoadaptation and Persistence of Haemophilus influenzae

Kevin Mason, Ph.D. - Nationwide Children's

 Sep 25, 2017 @ 12:00 p.m.

 Medical Center | Upper Auditorium (Room 3-7619)

Host: Scott Butler

Microbiology and Immunology Ph.D. Thesis Seminar: The Role of Neutrophils in the Pathogenesis of Systemic Lupus Erythematosus

Anna K. Bird

 Jun 26, 2017 @ 12:00 p.m.

 Medical Center | K 307 (3-6408)

Microbiology and Immunology Research Showcase: Training in HIV Replication & Pathogenesis

John McAnany, Patrick Miller-Rhodes, Emily Weber, Zachary Hilt - Microbiology and Immunology

 Jun 26, 2017 @ 11:00 a.m.

 Medical Center | MBI Conference Room (MRBX 2-11211)

Microbiology and Immunology Student Seminar: Impact of Hypoxia on IFNy gamma)-Dependent Responses: Implications for Radiotherapy and Anti-Tumor Immunity

Aditi Murthy - Microbiology and Immunology

 May 04, 2017 @ 12:00 p.m.

 Medical Center | K 307 (3-6408)

Microbiology and Immunology Seminar Series: To Build a Biofilm

George O'Toole, Ph.D. - Professor of Microbiology & Immunology, Geisel School of Medicine, Dartmouth College

 May 01, 2017 @ 12:00 p.m.

Host: Scott Butler, PhD.

Microbiology and Immunology Seminar Series: Alternate Functions of P2Y2 on Myeloid Cells

Taylor Moon - Microbiology and Immunology

 Apr 27, 2017 @ 12:00 p.m.

 Medical Center | K 307 (3-6408)

Microbiology and Immunology Seminar Series: Neural Control of Inflammation and Immunologic Memory

David Farrar, PhD. - Associate Professor, University of Texas, Southwestern Medical Center

 Apr 24, 2017 @ 12:00 p.m.

 Medical Center | Upper Auditorium (Room 3-7619)

Host: Jim Miller, PhD.

Microbiology and Immunology Student Seminar

Peter Bryk - Microbiology and Immunology

 Apr 20, 2017 @ 12:00 p.m.

 Medical Center | K 307 (3-6408)

Microbiology and Immunology Seminar Series: Mechanisms of Virus-Induced Compartmentalization of the Host Translational Machinery

John S. L. Parker, BVMS, Ph.D - Associate Professor, Cornell College of Veterinary Medicine

 Apr 17, 2017 @ 12:00 p.m.

 Medical Center | Upper Auditorium (Room 3-7619)

Host: Brian Ward, Ph.D.

RIPS – MBI 580 Research in Progress (RIPS) Seminar

Terry Wright, PhD - Associate Professor, Department of Pediatrics and Microbiology and Immunology

 Apr 14, 2017 @ 8:30 a.m.

 Kornberg Medical Research Building | 3-9624

Microbiology & Immunology Ph.D. Thesis Seminar: Spontaneous Immune Dysregulation in the Skin in the Absence of Wiskott-Aldrich Syndrome Protein

Katherine Herman - Microbiology and Immunology

 Apr 12, 2017 @ 2:00 p.m.

 Medical Center | K 207 (2-6408)

Microbiology & Immunology Ph.D. Thesis Seminar: The Effect of Memory B cells on Influenza Vaccination, Immune Focusing, and Implications on Vaccine Design

Christopher S. Anderson - Microbiology and Immunology

 Apr 11, 2017 @ 10:00 a.m.

 Medical Center | Adolph Auditorium (1-7619)

Microbiology & Immunology Ph.D. Thesis Seminar: Protein Density on Nanoparticles Modulates the Immune Response to Viral Antigens

Matthew Brewer - Microbiology and Immunology

 Apr 10, 2017 @ 2:00 p.m.

 Medical Center | K 307 (3-6408)

Microbiology and Immunology Seminar Series: Microbial Whole Genome Sequencing in the Clinical Laboratory: Implementation and Applications

Nicole Pecora, M.D., Ph.D - Assistant Professor, University of Rochester

 Apr 10, 2017 @ 12:00 p.m.

 Medical Center | Upper Auditorium (Room 3-7619)

Host: Steve Gill, Ph.D

Microbiology and Immunology Student Seminar: Hypofractionated vs. hyperfractionated radiotherapy treatment’s effects on tumor growth and tumor infiltrating CD8+ T cells

Margaret Barlow - Microbiology and Immunology

 Apr 06, 2017 @ 12:00 p.m.

 Medical Center | K 307 (3-6408)

Microbiology and Immunology Seminar Series: Innate Lymphoid Cells in Immunity

Marco Colonna, M.D. - Professor of Pathology & Immunology and Medicine, Washington University School of Medicine

 Apr 03, 2017 @ 12:00 p.m.

 Medical Center | Upper Auditorium (Room 3-7619)

Host: Steve Georas, M.D.

Microbiology and Immunology Seminar Series: Innate Lymphoid Cells in Immunity

Marco Colonna, M.D. - Professor of Pathology & Immunology and Medicine, Washington University School of Medicine

 Apr 03, 2017 @ 12:00 p.m.

 Medical Center | Upper Auditorium (Room 3-7619)

Host: Steve Georas, M.D.

Microbiology and Immunology Student Seminar: Staphylococcus aureus RnpA: Investigation of essential function and identification of novel inhibitors

Jennifer Colquhoun - Microbiology and Immunology

 Mar 30, 2017 @ 12:00 p.m.

 Medical Center | K 307 (3-6408)

RIPS – MBI 580 Research in Progress (RIPS) Seminar: Modulating Innate Immunity in Alzheimer's Disease

Kerry O’Banion, M.D., Ph.D. - Department of Neuroscience

 Mar 24, 2017 @ 8:30 a.m.

 Kornberg Medical Research Building | 3-9624

Microbiology and Immunology Student Seminar: Exploring the roles of Xenopus MHC class I-like molecules and innate-like T cells in tumor immunity

Maureen Banach - Microbiology and Immunology

 Mar 23, 2017 @ 12:00 p.m.

 Medical Center | K 307 (3-6408)

RIPS – MBI 580 Research in Progress (RIPS) Seminar

James Kobie, Ph.D. - Department of Medicine, Infectious Diseases

 Mar 17, 2017 @ 8:30 a.m.

 Kornberg Medical Research Building | 3-9624

Microbiology and Immunology Student Seminar: Enhancing pH-Responsive Nanoparticle Drug Delivery via High Throughput Screening to Inhibit Gram Positive Bacterial Biofilm Formation

Kenneth Sims - Microbiology and Immunology

 Mar 16, 2017 @ 12:00 p.m.

 Medical Center | K 307 (3-6408)

Microbiology and Immunology Student Seminar: Examination of the Collagen IV Matrix in the Human Placenta Across Gestation

Elizabeth Seltz - Microbiology and Immunology

 Mar 09, 2017 @ 12:00 p.m.

 Medical Center | K 307 (3-6408)

Microbiology and Immunology Student Seminar: Examination of the Collagen IV Matrix in the Human Placenta Across Gestation

Elizabeth Seltz - Microbiology and Immunology

 Mar 09, 2017 @ 12:00 p.m.

 Medical Center | K 307 (3-6408)

Microbiology and Immunology Seminar Series: Climate, Oceans, Human Health, and Cholera

Rita Colwell, Ph.D - Distinguished Professor, University of Maryland

 Mar 06, 2017 @ 12:00 p.m.

 Medical Center | Upper Auditorium (Room 3-7619)

Microbiology and Immunology Student Seminar: The effect of vaccine protein composition on the immune response of B cells

Marina Koroleva - Microbiology and Immunology

 Mar 02, 2017 @ 12:00 p.m.

 Medical Center | K 307 (3-6408)

Microbiology & Immunology Ph.D. Thesis Seminar: Investigating PSGL-1 Dysregulation During HIV-1 Infection

Ryan P. Connor - Microbiology and Immunology

 Mar 01, 2017 @ 9:30 a.m.

 Medical Center | Upper Auditorium (Room 3-7619)

Microbiology and Immunology Seminar Series: Microbiota, Immune Subversion, and Chronic Inflammation

Caroline Genco, Ph.D - Professor and Chair, Department of Integrative Physiology & Pathobiology, Tufts University

 Feb 27, 2017 @ 12:00 p.m.

 Medical Center | Upper Auditorium (Room 3-7619)

Host: Marty Pavelka, Ph.D

Microbiology and Immunology Student Seminar: Seq, and Ye Shall Whine: Attempting genome assembly of the S. aureus strain, UAMS-1.

James Miller - Microbiology and Immunology

 Feb 23, 2017 @ 12:00 p.m.

 Medical Center | 3-6408

Microbiology and Immunology Student Seminar: Toxoplasma gondii and the Double-edged Sword of Human Monocyte Endocytosis

Andrew Martin - Microbiology and Immunology

 Feb 23, 2017 @ 12:00 p.m.

 Medical Center | 3-6408

Microbiology and Immunology Seminar Series: A Liposomal Vaccine Adjuvant that binds to His-tagged Antigens

Jonathan Lovell, Ph.D - Assistant Professor, Biomedical Engineering Department at University of Buffalo

 Feb 20, 2017 @ 12:00 p.m.

 Medical Center | Class of ‘62 Auditorium (G-9425)

Microbiology and Immunology Student Seminar: Sexual Dimorphism of Pulmonary Inflammatory Infiltrate in the Tumor Necrosis Factor Transgenic Model of Rheumatoid Arthritis

Emily Wu - Microbiology and Immunology

 Feb 16, 2017 @ 12:00 p.m.

 Medical Center | K 307 (3-6408)

Microbiology and Immunology Student Seminar: Understanding how Platelet Activating Factor (PAF) contributes to neuroinflammation in HIV Associated Neurocognitive Disorders (HAND)

Priyanka Saminathan - Microbiology and Immunology

 Feb 16, 2017 @ 12:00 p.m.

 Medical Center | K 307 (3-6408)

RIPS – MBI 580 Research in Progress (RIPS) Seminar: Relevance of innate T cells in antimicrobial immunity

Jacques ROBERT, Ph. D. - Professor, Microbiology and Immunology

 Feb 16, 2017 @ 8:30 a.m.

 Kornberg Medical Research Building | 3-9624

Microbiology and Immunology Seminar Series: Eradication without Reactivation, Silencing of the HIV Reservoir with a potent Tat Inhibitor

Susana Valente, Ph.D - Associate Professor, Department of Immunology and Microbial Sciences (IMS), Scripps Florida

 Feb 13, 2017 @ 12:00 p.m.

 Medical Center | Class of ‘62 Auditorium (G-9425)

Host: Jian Zhu, Ph.D

RIPS – MBI 580 Research in Progress (RIPS) Seminar: The role of CD4 T cell specificity in human influenza-specific responses to vaccination and infection

Andrea J. Sant Ph.D. - Professor, Microbiology and Immunology

 Feb 10, 2017 @ 8:30 a.m.

 Kornberg Medical Research Building | 3-9624

Microbiology and Immunology Student Seminar: Brain dysfunction driven by systemic inflammation

Minsoo Kim - Microbiology and Immunology

 Feb 09, 2017 @ 12:00 p.m.

 Medical Center | K 307 (3-6408)

Microbiology and Immunology Student Seminar: Influenza A virus leads to the development of lung disease in a mouse model of Ataxia-telangiectasia

Rachel Warren - Microbiology and Immunology

 Feb 09, 2017 @ 12:00 p.m.

 Medical Center | K 307 (3-6408)

Viral and Host Determinants of Zika Virus Pathogenesis

Helen Lazear, Ph.D - Assistant Professor of Microbiology and Immunology University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill

 Feb 06, 2017 @ 12:00 p.m.

 Medical Center | Whipple Auditorium 2-6424

Host: Student Host: Shringkhala Bajimaya

Microbiology and Immunology Student Seminar: Identifying Mammalian Adaptive Residues in the Polymerase of the H9N2 Influenza A Virus

Andrew Smith - Microbiology and Immunology

 Feb 02, 2017 @ 12:00 p.m.

 Medical Center | K 307 (3-6408)

Microbiology and Immunology Student Seminar: Monocyte-derived Microparticle Regulation by Tetherin and Characterization in HIV Infection

Emily Webe - Microbiology and Immunology

 Feb 02, 2017 @ 12:00 p.m.

 Medical Center | K 307 (3-6408)

Microbiology and Immunology Student Seminar: A New Pharmacological Avenue towards the Functional Cure of HIV-1

Maxime Jean - Microbiology and Immunology

 Jan 26, 2017 @ 12:00 p.m.

 Medical Center | K 307 (3-6408)

Microbiology and Immunology Student Seminar: The Effect of PF4 on T cell Differentiation

Daphne Pariser - Microbiology and Immunology

 Jan 26, 2017 @ 12:00 p.m.

 Medical Center | K 307 (3-6408)

RIPS – MBI 580 Research in Progress (RIPS) Seminar: Macrophages as effectors of immunotherapy

Rusty Elliott, Ph.D. - Assistant Professor of Microbiology and Immunology in the Center for Vaccine Biology and Immunology

 Jan 20, 2017 @ 8:30 a.m.

 Kornberg Medical Research Building | 3-9624

Microbiology and Immunology Student Seminar: Measuring Memory to Bordetella pertussis

Megan Dunagan - Microbiology and Immunology

 Jan 19, 2017 @ 12:00 p.m.

 Medical Center | K 307 (3-6408)

RIPS – MBI 580 Research in Progress (RIPS) Seminar

John Frelinger, Ph.D. - Professor, Microbiology and Immunology

 Jan 13, 2017 @ 8:30 a.m.

 Kornberg Medical Research Building | 3-9624

Microbiology and Immunology Student Seminar: Persistent Changes in the Small Intestine Microenvironment as a Result of Acute Gastrointestinal Infection

Alessandra Araujo - Microbiology and Immunology

 Jan 12, 2017 @ 12:00 p.m.

 Medical Center | K 307 (3-6408)

Microbiology and Immunology Student Seminar: The Role of DacB1 in Mycobacterial Cell Wall Assembly

David Barnard - Microbiology and Immunology

 Jan 12, 2017 @ 12:00 p.m.

 Medical Center | K 307 (3-6408)

Microbiology and Immunology Student Seminar: Interplay of airway epithelial cytokine secretion and barrier integrity mediated in part via protein kinase D signaling pathway

Janelle Veazey, Tim Chapman, Tim Smyth, Sara Hillman, and Steve Georas, M.D. - Microbiology and Immunology

 Jan 05, 2017 @ 12:00 p.m.

 Medical Center | K 307 (3-6408)