Immunology Fair 2017

Immunology Fair Poster 2017

The Institute for Immunology invites you to participate in the 2017 UC Irvine Immunology Fair, which will be held Dec. 1 on the UC Irvine campus.

Distinguished lecturers will begin speaking at 9 a.m. on Friday, Dec. 1.

Oral presentations of selected abstracts will be intermingled with the lectures and there will be a break for a luncheon.

Awards will be given for the three best oral presentations and posters before the fair adjourns at 6 p.m.

This year's fair will be held in Pacific Ballrooms C and D at the UC Irvine Student Center.

Our distinguished speakers will include:

  • Monica J. Carson, PhD, UC, Riverisde
  • Ajay Chawla, MD, PhD, UC, San Francisco
  • Juan Carlos Zúñiga Pflücker, PhD, University of Toronto

Registration

To attend, please download, complete and submit the registration form by email to immunology@uci.edu.

Abstract guidelines are detailed in the registration form and should also be emailed to immunology@uci.edu.

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Agenda: Friday, Dec. 1, 2017


8:30 a.m. Check-in / Pre-registered participants
Continental breakfast/Coffee and tea
UC Irvine Student Canter, Pacific Ballroom C&D
9 a.m. Eric Pearlman, PhD
Professor of Physiology & Biophysics, Professor of Ophthalmology
Director, UC Irvine Institute for Immunology
"Welcome and Introduction"
9:10 a.m. Ajay Chawla, MD, PhD
Professor of Physiology and Medicine, Cardiovascular Research Institute
University of California, San Francisco
"Innate Immunity and Host Energetics"
10 a.m. Postdoc/Graduate student oral presentations, session A
11:15 a.m. Coffee break
11:30 a.m. Monica Carson, PhD
Professor and Chair of Biomedical Sciences
University of California, Riverside
"Microglia: Biosensors and Bioeffectors of Neuroinflammation, Neurotrauma
and Neurodegeneration"
12:20 p.m. Vendor presentations, luncheon buffet and poster session 1
Discover the latest advancements in biotechnology
1:45 p.m. Postdoc/Graduate student oral presentations, session B
3 p.m. Coffee break
3:15 p.m. Juan Carlos Zúñiga Pflücker, PhD
Professor and Chair of Immunology
University of Toronto
"How to Make New T Cells"
4:05 p.m. Wine-and-cheese reception/ Poster session 2
5:45 p.m. Please delete this row
5:45 p.m. Craig M. Walsh, PhD
Awards for the top three posters and top three oral presentations
6 p.m. Adjourn