Seminar Series

2017

Date Description
DEC 14 Seminar: The Role of Meningeal Lymphatics in Neurological Disorders, Jonathan Kipnis, PhD, University of Virginia, Telemedicine Theater B001 (noon-1 p.m.)
OCT 06 Seminar: TBA, Sarkis Mazmanian, PhD, Caltech, Telemedicine Theater B001 (noon-1 p.m.)
OCT 05 2017 International Society of Vaccines Annual Congress, Paris
AUG 01-04 11th Symposium on Mechanisms and Models of Cancer, Salk Institute, La Jolla
JUN 20 Seminar: Systemic Microbial Translocation and B Cell Dysfunction in HIV Disease, Wei Jiang, PhD, Medical University of South Carolina, Tamkin Hall F114 (noon - 1:00 PM)
JUN 09 Immunology LA 2017
MAY 26 Seminar:Learning from Viruses: Post-WNV Encephalitis Cognitive Dysfunction, Robyn S. Klein, MD, PhD, Washington University School of Medicine, Telemedicine Theater B001 (noon-1 p.m.)
MAY 25 Seminar: Innate Immunity and Estrogen Signaling in Systemic Lupus Erythematous, Caroline Jefferies, PhD, Cedars-Sinai Medical Center, Telemedicine Theater B001 (noon-1 p.m.)
MAY 18 Seminar: Controlling Macrophage Mediated Immune Suppression in Cancer, Judith A. Varner, PhD, University of California, San Diego, 1114 Natural Sciences 1 (noon-1 p.m.)
MAY 04 Seminar: The Emerging Roles of Tetraspanins in B Cells: Dissecting Functions of TSPAN33, José Luis Maravillas-Montero, PhD, National Autonomous University of Mexico, Telemedicine Theater B001 (noon-1 p.m.)
MAY 02 Special Seminar: Modeling the SLE Blimp-1 Risk Allele, Betty A. Diamond, M.D., The Feinstein Institute for Medical Research, 3022 Hewitt Hall (4:00 - 5:00 PM)
APR 27 Seminar: Cytokine-Mediated Regulation of Intestinal Inflammation, Timothy Denning, PhD, Institute for Biomedical Sciences, Georgia State University, Telemedicine Theater B001 (noon-1 p.m.)
APR 20 Seminar: Manipulation of Host Cell Signaling by Toxoplasma Gondii: Relevance to the Control of this Pathogen, Carlos Subauste, MD, Case Western Reserve University, Telemedicine Theater B001 (noon-1 p.m.)
MAR 30 Seminar: Osteopontin (OPN) in Immunity, Mari Shinohara, PhD, Duke University Medical Center, Telemedicine Theater B001 (noon-1 p.m.)
MAR 17 Gavin Herbert Eye Institute 4th Annual Bench to Bedside Research Symposium
MAR 16 Seminar: Compelling Evidence for Re-Design of Dosing Schedules in mAb-based Immunotherapy of Cancer: Lesson Learned from CD20 mAbs, Ronald Taylor, PhD, University of Virginia School of Medicine, Telemedicine Theater B001 (noon-1 p.m.)
MAR 09 Seminar: Exploring and Harnessing the Power of Microglia in the Diseased and Aged Brain, Kim Green, PhD, UC Irvine, Telemedicine Theater B001 (noon-1 p.m.)
MAR 02 Seminar: Innate Immune Recognition and Signaling in Drosophila, Neal Silverman, PhD, UMass Medical School, Telemedicine Theater B001 (noon-1 p.m.)
FEB 23 Seminar: Improving Activities of Monoclonal Antibodies by Post-Translational Engineering, Herta Steinkellner, University of Natural Resources and Life Sciences, Vienna, Austria, Telemedicine Theater B001 (noon-1 p.m.)
FEB 21 CANCELLED Seminar: Immune Checkpoint Blockade in Cancer Therapy: Insights, Opportunities and Prospects for Cures, James P. Allison, PhD, University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center, 110 Tamkin Hall, 5:00 PM
FEB 16 Seminar: Metabolic Repression of T Cells in Rheumatoid Arthritis, Cornelia M. Weyand, MD, Stanford University, Telemedicine Theater B001 (noon-1 p.m.)
FEB 09 Seminar: Emerging Diseases: Zika, Ebola and the Role of New Vaccine Technologies, Margaret Liu, MD, ProTherImmune/Karolinska Institute/ UCSF, Telemedicine Theater B001 (noon-1 p.m.)
FEB 02 Seminar: Rationally Designing Triggers of the Innate Immune System to Combat Infectious Diseases, Darrick A. Carter, PhD, Infectious Disease Research Institute, Seattle, WA, Telemedicine Theater B001 (noon-1 p.m.)
JAN 26 Seminar: Mechanisms of Blood-Brain Barrier Penetration by Group B Streptococcus, Kelly Doran, PhD, San Diego State University, Telemedicine Theater B001 (noon-1 p.m.)
JAN 12 Seminar: Mechanistic and Translational Approaches for the Control of Neutrophil-Mediated Inflammation, Sergio Catz, PhD, The Scripps Research Institute, Telemedicine Theater B001 (noon-1 p.m.)

2016

Date Description
DEC 15 Seminar: Unravelling Pathogen-Specific Protection in vivo, Gregoire Lauvau, PhD, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Telemedicine Theater B001 (noon-1 p.m.)
DEC 08 Seminar: Real-Time Insights Into Immune Pathology and Repair Following Brain Infection and Injury, Dorian McGavern, PhD, National Institute of Neurological Disorders & Stroke, NIH, Telemedicine Theater B001 (noon-1 p.m.)
DEC 01-02 View the agenda for our 14th Annual Immunology Fair 2016.
NOV 10 Seminar: Immune Regulatory Disorders: Lymphocytes Behaving Badly, Michael B. Jordan, MD, Cincinnati Children's Hospital Medical Center, Thorp Conference Center, Gross Hall 4th Floor (noon - 1:00 PM)
NOV 05-06 International Symposium on Autoimmunity
NOV 03 Seminar: Myelopoietic Memories - The Influence of Ancestry on Neutrophils, Monocytes and DCs, Helen S. Goodridge, PhD, Cedars-Sinai Medical Center, Telemedicine Theater B001 (noon-1 p.m.)
OCT 06 Seminar: POSTPONED - NEW DATE TBD in 2017-2018 Academic Year, Sarkis Mazmanian, PhD, California Institute of Technology, Telemedicine Theater B001 (noon-1 p.m.)
JUN 09 Seminar: The Burden of Rickettsial Disease – The Asian Perspective, Daniel H. Paris, MD, PhD, Oxford University, 3022 Hewitt Hall (noon - 1:00 PM)
MAY 26 Seminar: Bacterial Amyloids: Friend or Foe?, Çagla Tükel, PhD, Lewis Katz School of Medicine, Temple University, Telemedicine Theater B001 (noon-1 p.m.)
MAY 19 Seminar: Probing the Host-Pathogen Interface for Novel Therapeutics, George Liu, MD, PhD, Cedars-Sinai Medical Center, Telemedicine Theater B001 (noon-1 p.m.)
MAY 12 Seminar: Postponed: Alternate Date to be Provided, Devon A. Lawson, PhD, UC Irvine, Telemedicine Theater B001 (noon-1 p.m.)
MAY 05 Seminar: A Role for Neutrophil Cytosolic Factor2 (NCF2) in Human and Mouse Lupus, Chaim Jacob, MD, PhD, USC, Telemedicine Theater B001 (noon-1 p.m.)
APR 28 Seminar: Macrophage and Monocyte Function in Immunity and Inflammation to Parasitic Worms, Meera G. Nair, PhD, UC Riverside, Telemedicine Theater B001 (noon-1 p.m.)
APR 14 Seminar: Impact of Alcohol on Peripheral and Mucosal Immunity, Ilhem Massaoudi Powers, PhD, UC Riverside, Telemedicine Theater B001 (noon-1 p.m.)
APR 07 Seminar: The Inflammasome and Autoinflammation, Harold A. Hoffman, MD, UC San Diego School of Medicine, Telemedicine Theater B001 (noon-1 p.m.)
MAR 31 Seminar: Ocular Immune Responses to Solid Organ and Stem Cell Allo-Antigens, Victor L. Perez, MD, Bascom Palmer Eye Institute, Telemedicine Theater B001 (noon-1 p.m.)
MAR 24 Seminar: Pseudomonas Aeruginosa Uses a Molecular Syringe to Inactivate Neutrophils, Arne Rietsch, PhD, Case Western Reserve University, Telemedicine Theater B001 (noon-1 p.m.)
MAR 17 Seminar: Imaging the Immune Response to Infection in the CNS, Christopher A. Hunter, PhD., University of Pennsylvania, Telemedicine Theater B001 (noon-1 p.m.)
MAR 10 Seminar: An Unexpected Role For NLRP3 Inflammasome Cytokines In Alzheimer’s Disease: Protection From Memory Loss But Essential For Survival From Fatal Seizures, Douglas T. Golenbock, MD, University of Massachusetts Medical School, Telemedicine Theater B001 (noon-1 p.m.)
FEB 25 Seminar: The Developmental Origins of Hematopoietic Stem Cells and Microglia: More Connected Than You Think, Matthew Inlay, PhD, UC Irvine, Telemedicine Theater B001 (noon-1 p.m.)
FEB 18 Seminar: Channels and Pores as Mediators of IL-1beta Release and Inflammatory Leukocyte Cell Death, George R. Dubyak, PhD, Case Western Reserve University, Telemedicine Theater B001 (noon-1 p.m.)
FEB 11 Seminar: Imaging Tight Junctions and Caveolae at the Blood-Spinal Cord Barrier: Mechanisms for Repair in Health and Disease, Sarah Lutz, postdoctoral scholar, Neurobiology & Behavior, Telemedicine Theater B001 (noon-1 p.m.)
FEB 05 16th International Conference on Lymphocyte Activation and Immune Regulation
JAN 28 Seminar: Immune Privilege, Commendsal Microbiota and Autoimmunity, Rachel Caspi, PhD, National Institutes of Health, UC Irvine Telemedicine Theater B001 (noon-1 p.m.)
JAN 21 Seminar: Bugs, Inflammation and Epigenetics: How Pathogens Control Our Immune Respone, Steven L. Kunkel, PhD, University of Michigan Medical School, UC Irvine Telemedicine Theater B001 (noon-1 p.m.)
JAN 07 Seminar: Glycan-Driven Immune Function and Regulation, Brian A. Cobb, PhD, Case Western Reserve University School of Medicine, UC Irvine Telemedicine Theater B001 (noon-1 p.m.)