Past Seminars

Date & Location  
5/15/19 Greg Sonnenberg
Weill Cornell Medical College
"Immune regulation of intestinal health"
12:00 p.m. 283 EMRB
PDF iconGreg Sonnenberg 5-15-19.pdf
5/8/19 AAI Meeting (May 9-13 San Diego, CA)
5/1/19 Mari Shinohara
Duke University School of Medicine
"Balancing innate immune responses during inflammation and autoimmunity"
12:00 p.m. 283 EMRB
PDF iconMari Shinohara 5-01-19.pdf
4/23/19 Michaela Gack
The University of Chicago
"Interferon- and TRIM-mediated Antiviral Defense Mechanisms"
3:00 p.m. Aud 3 BSB
PDF iconMichaela Gack 4-23-19.pdf
4/17/19 No Seminar
4/10/2019 Josalyn Cho
University of Iowa
"Allergic Asthma: Insights from a Human Model of Asthma Exacerbation"
12:00 p.m. 283 EMRB
PDF iconJCho 4-10-19.pdf
4/3/2019 Grant Schulert
Cincinnati Children's
"Functional Polarization of Monocytes and Macrophages in Autoinflammatory Disorders"
12:00 p.m. 283 EMRB
PDF iconGrant Schulert 4-3-19.pdf
3/27/2019 Natoshia Askelson
University of Iowa
"Examining HPV vaccine uptake from multiple perspectives in a rural state"
12:00 p.m. 283 EMRB
PDF iconNAskelson 3-27-19.pdf
3/20/2019 No Seminar- Spring Break
3/12/2019
12:00 PM
283 EMRB
Margaret Feeney
University of California
"Immunity and Tolerance: The T cell Response to Human Malaria"
3:00 p.m. Aud 3 BSB
PDF iconMargaret Feeney 3-12-19.pdf
3/6/2019
12:00 PM
283 EMRB
Kevin Legge
University of Iowa
"Nanovaccine-Mediated Protection Against Influenza Virus"
12:00 p.m. 283 EMRB
PDF iconKLegge 3-6-19.pdf
2/27/2019
12:00 PM
283 EMRB
Min Wu
Universiyt of North Dakota
"How can bacterial immunity tie with mammal's host defense"
12:00 p.m. 283 EMRB
PDF iconMin_Wu_022719-Announcement.pdf
2/20/2019
12:00 PM
283 EMRB
Andrean Simons-Burnett
University of Iowa
"Interleukin-1: Friend or Foe in HNSCC Therapy"
12:00 p.m. 283 EMRB
PDF iconABurnett 2-20-19.pdf
2/13/2019
12:00 PM
283 EMRB
Jian Zhang
University of Iowa
"HECT E3 Ubiquitin Ligase Nedd4 in Th17 Cell Development and Autoimmunity"
12:00 p.m. 283 EMRB
PDF iconJZhang 2-13-19.pdf
​2/5/2019
3:00 PM
Aud 3 BSB
Robert Seder
National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases
"Intravenous Vaccination as a Paradigm for Inducing Tissue Resident T Cells and Protection Against Malaria, TB and Tumors"
3:00 p.m. Aud 3 BSB
PDF iconRobert Seder 2-05-19.pdf
​1/30/2019
12:00 PM
283 EMRB
Stanley Perlman
University of Iowa
"SARS, MERS, aging, camels"
12:00 p.m. 283 EMRB
PDF iconSPerlman 1-30-19.pdf
​1/23/2019
12:00 PM
283 EMRB
Balaji Manicassamy
University of Iowa
"Viral and Host Determinants of Avian H5N1 Influenza Virus Pathogenesis"
12:00 p.m. 283 EMRB
PDF iconBManicassamy 1-23-19.pdf
1/16/2019
12:00 PM
283 EMRB
Andrea Schietinger
Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center
"Molecular Programs Defining Tumor-specific T cell Dysfunction and Therapeutic Reprogrammability"
12:00 p.m. 283 EMRB
PDF iconAndrea Schietinger 1-16-19.pdf
12/5/2018
12:00 PM
283 EMRB
Kathryn Haskins
University of Colorado
"Hybrid Insulin Peptides:  New Autoantigens in Type 1 Diabetes"
12:00 p.m. 283 EMRB
PDF iconKathryn Haskins 12-5-18.pdf
11/28/2018
12:00 PM
283 EMRB
John Ryan
Virginia Commonwealth University
"Teaching Old Dogs New Tricks: Repurposing Statins and SSRI Drugs to Suppress Mast Cell-Mediated Inflammation"
12:00 p.m. 283 EMRB
PDF iconJohn Ryan 11-28-18.pdf
11/21/2018 No Seminar- Thanksgiving Break
11/14/2018
12:00 PM
283 EMRB
Thirumala-Devi Kanneganti
St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital
"Molecular Targets for the Treatment of Inflammatory and Infectious Diseases"
12:00 p.m. 283 EMRB
PDF iconThirumala-Devi Kanneganti 11-14-18.pdf
11/6/2018
2:00 PM
Aud 3 BSB
Jacob Kohlmeier
Emory University
"The Rise and Fall of Lung Resident T Cell Memory"
2:00 p.m. Aud 3 BSB
PDF iconJacob Kohlmeier 11-06-18.pdf
10/31//2018 No Seminar
10/24//2018
12:00 PM
283 EMRB
David Rawlings
University of Washington
"Mechanistic Interrogation of Genetic Changes that Impact B Germinal Center Responses "
12:00 p.m. 283 EMRB
PDF iconDavid Rawlings 10-24-18.pdf
10/17//2018
12:00 PM
283 EMRB
Stephanie Watowich
The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center
"Innate Immune Regulation in Inflammation and Cancer"
12:00 p.m. 283 EMRB
PDF iconDr. Watowich 10-17-18.pdf
10/10//2018
12:00 PM
283 EMRB
Jude Uzonna
University of Manitoba
"Regulation of Memory Responses in Cutaneous Leishmaniasis"
12:00 p.m. 283 EMRB
PDF iconZWeihzou 10032018.pdf
10/3//2018
12:00 PM
283 EMRB
Weizhou Zhang
Universtiy of Iowa
"Lineage-specific Function of CD177 in Cancer and Immunity"
12:00 p.m. 283 EMRB
PDF iconZWeihzou 10032018.pdf
9/26//2018
12:00 PM
283 EMRB
Alessandro Sette
La Jolla Institute for Allergy and Immunology
"Immunoprofiling Human T cell Responses"
12:00 p.m. 283 EMRB
PDF iconDr. Sette 9-26-18.pdf
9/19//2018
12:00 PM
283 EMRB
Steven Templeton
Indiana University
"Fungal Cell Wall Recognition, Systemic Immune Metabolism, and Regulation of Antifungal Immune Pathology"
12:00 p.m. 283 EMRB
PDF iconDr. Templeton 9-19-18.pdf
9/12//2018
12:00 PM
283 EMRB
Tania Watts
University of Toronto
"4-1BB and GITR in Chronic Infection: Implications for Therapy"
12:00 p.m. 1289 CBRB
PDF iconDr. Watts 9-12-18.pdf
9/5//2018
12:00 PM
283 EMRB
Miles Pufall
Universtiy of Iowa
"The Mechanism of Glucocorticoid-induced Cell Death in Lymphoid Cancers"
12:00 p.m. 283 EMRB
PDF iconMPufall 09052018.pdf
8/29/2018
12:00 PM
1289 CBRB
Lee-Ann Allen
Universtiy of Iowa
"Human Neutrophil Plasticity in Helicobacter pylori Infection"
12:00 p.m. 1289 CBRB
PDF iconLee-Ann Allen 08292018.pdf
8/22/2018
12:00 PM
283 EMRB
Kaihong Su
University of Nebraska
Cross-talks between Infection and Autoimmunity 
12:00 p.m. 283 EMRB
PDF iconDr. Kaihong Su 8-22-18.pdf
5/30/2018
4:00 PM
​1289 CBRB
Mary Weber
"Role of Chlamydia trachomatis type III secreted proteins in subversion of host defense mechanisms and serovar-specific disease"
Department of Microbiology & Immunology, University of Iowa
PDF iconMary Weber 5-30-18.pdf

5/23/2018
4:00 PM
1289 CBRB

Mireia Guerau-de-Arellano
​"Molecular Pathways in Multiple Sclerosis Autoimmunity"
​The Ohio State University, Columbus, OH
Sponsored by The Endowed Chair Fund for Immunology Research
Jian Zhang (faculty host)

PDF iconMireia Guerau-de-Arellano 05-23-2018.pdf

5/16/2018
4:00 p.m.
1289 CBRB

CANCELLED

Lou Staudt
"Title TBD"
NIH, Bethesda, MD
Sponsored by The Holden Comprehensive Cancer Center
George Weiner (faculty host)

5/9/2018

AAI Meeting (May 4-8, Austin, TX)

5/2/2018
4:00 p.m.
1289 CBRB

Lora Hooper
"The Gut Microbiome: A Master Regulator of Metabolism"
The University of Texas Southwestern, Dallas, TX
Sponsored by the Immunology Predoctoral Training Grant
(Student-invited Speaker)

PDF iconLora Hooper 05-02-2018.pdf

4/24/2018
3:00 p.m.
Aud 3 BSB

Elina Zuniga
"Immune Adaptations During Chronic Viral Infection"
University of California, San Diego, CA
Co-sponsored with Microbiology and the Center for Immunology and Immune Based Diseases
Steven Varga (faculty host)

PDF iconElina Zuniga 4-24-18.pdf

4/18/2018

Health Sciences Research Week 2018 - No Seminar

4/11/2018
4:00 p.m.
1289 CBRB

Adrian Ting
"Make TNF Kill Again and What Happens When It Does"
Mount Sinai School of Medicine, New York, NY
Scott Vogelgesang (faculty host)

PDF iconAdrian Ting 04112018.pdf

4/10/2018
3:00 p.m.
Aud 3 BSB

Virginia Shapiro
"Regulation of T cell Development, Lineage Commitment and Maturation by HDAC3"
Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN
Co-sponsored with Microbiology and the Center for Immunology and Immune Based Diseases
Howard Xue (faculty host)

PDF iconVShapiro April 10, 2018.pdf

4/4/2018
4:00 p.m.
1289 CBRB

Teresa DiLorenzo
"Antigen Presentation in Type 1 Diabetes:  Paths to Pathogenesis and Prevention"
Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Bronx, NY
Co-sponsored with the Fraternal Order of Eagles Diabetes Research Center and the Center for Immunology and Immune Based Diseases
Scott Lieberman (faculty host)

PDF iconTDiLorenzo April 4, 2018.pdf

3/28/2018
4:00 p.m.
1289 CBRB

Elizabeth Wohlfert
"Infection Induced Pathogenic Tregs and The Consequences on Tissue Repair
During Chronic Muscle Infection"
University of Buffalo, Buffalo, NY
Sponsored by the Parasitology Training Grant
John Harty and Noah Butler (faculty hosts)

PDF iconEWohlfert 3-28-18.pdf

3/21/2018
4:00 p.m.
1289 CBRB

Barbara Vilen
"Dying Cells, Lysosome Dysfunction, and Lupus"
University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, NC
Sponsored by The Center for Immunology and Immune Based Diseases
Gail Bishop (faculty host)

PDF iconBVilen 3-21-18.pdf

3/14/2018

NO SEMINAR- Spring Break


 
3/7/2018
4:00 p.m.
1289 CBRB

John Harty
"Malaria Fills an Immunology GAP"
Department of Microbiology, University of Iowa

PDF iconJHarty 3-7-18.pdf

2/28/2018
4:00 p.m.
1289 CBRB

Nitin Karandikar
"Immune Regulation of Multiple Sclerosis"
Department of Pathology, University of Iowa

PDF iconNKarandikar 2-28-18.pdf

2/21/2018
4:00 p.m.
2117 MERF

Zachary Kraus
"A Role for Fc Receptor-like 3 in Modulating Thymic Regulatory T Cell Function"
U.S. Food and Drug Administration, Silver Springs, MD
Sponsored by the Immunology Predoctoral Training Grant
Gail Bishop (faculty host)

PDF iconZachary Kraus 2-21-18.pdf

2/14/2018
4:00 p.m.
1289 CBRB

George Tsokos
"Molecular Control of T Cell Function in Lupus"
Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Boston, MA
Sponsored by the KROC Fund
Scott Vogelgesang (faculty host)

PDF iconGTsokos 2-14-18.pdf

2/7/2018
​4:00 p.m.
1289 CBRB

Christine Petersen
"Immune Responsiveness to Vaccination During LeishmaniaInfantumInfection"
University of Iowa

PDF iconChristine Petersen 2-7-18.pdf

1/31/2018
​4:00 p.m.
1289 CBRB

Ryan Langlois
"​Cellular Resistance and Susceptibility to Influenza"
University of Minnesota

PDF iconRyan Langlois 1-31-18 .pdf

1/24/2018
4:00 p.m.
1289 CBRB

Vladmir Badovinac
"​Sepsis-induced T cell Immunoparalysis: The Ins and Outs of Impaired T cell Immunity"
University of Iowa

PDF iconVBadovinac 1-24-18.pdf

12/6/2017
4:00 p.m.
1289 CBRB

Karin Chen
"Human defects in NF-kappaB signaling "
The University of Utah, Salt Lake City, UT
Sponsored by the KROC Fund
Scott Vogelgesang (faculty host)

PDF iconKarin Chen 12-6-17.pdf

11/29/2017
4:00 p.m.
1289 CBRB

Julia Klesney-Tait
"Triggering Receptor Expressed on Myeloid Cells 1 in The Regulation of  Inflammation, Migration, and Beyond"
Department of Internal Medicine, University of Iowa

PDF iconJKlesney 11-29-17.pdf

11/22/2017 No Seminar Thanksgiving Week
11/15/2017
4:00 p.m.
1289 CBRB

Steven Ziegler
"TSLP:  From Allergy to Cancer"
Benaroya Research Institute, Seattle, WA
Sponsored by The Center for Immunology and Immune Based Diseases
Steven Varga (faculty host)

PDF iconDr. Ziegler 11-15-17.pdf

11/8/2017
4:00 p.m.
1289 CBRB

Joan Goverman
"Mechanisms of Autoimmune Responses in the Central Nervous System"
University of Washington, Seattle, WA
Sponsored by The Center for Immunology and Immune Based Diseases
Stanley Perlman (faculty host)

PDF iconDr. Goverman 11-8-17.pdf

11/1/2017
4:00 p.m.
1289 CBRB

Craig Morita
"Cancer Immunotherapy with γδ T Cells through Sensing Isoprenoid Metabolites by Butyrophlin 3A1"
Department of Internal Medicine, University of Iowa

PDF iconDr. Morita 11-01-17.pdf

10/30/2017
3:00 p.m.
2117 MERF

Lori Wheeler
Thesis Seminar
"Understanding microglia in the immune response to mouse hepatitis virus infection"

PDF iconWheeler_10302017_.pdf

10/25/2017 No Seminar
10/17/2017
3:00 p.m.
Aud 3 BSB

Carolina Lopez
"Defective Viral Genomes as Determinants of Virus and Host Fate During Viral Infections"
University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA
Co-sponsored with Microbiology and the Center for Immunology and Immune Based Diseases,
Kevin Legge (faculty host)

PDF iconDr. Lopez 10-17-17.pdf

10/11/2017
4:00 p.m.
1289 CBRB

Sailesh Harwani
"The 'Neuro-Immuno' Axis in Hypertension"
Department of Internal Medicine, University of Iowa

PDF iconDr. Harwani 10-11-17.pdf

10/4/2017
4:00 p.m.
1289 CBRB

Margaret Bynoe
"Adenosine/Adenosine Receptor Axis Regulation of Central Nervous
System Autoimmunity"
Cornell University, Ithaca, NY
Sponsored by The Center for Immunology and Immune Based Diseases
Ashutosh Mangalam (faculty host)

PDF iconDr. Bynoe 10-4-17.pdf

9/27/2017
4:00 p.m.
1289 CBRB

Nedim Ince
"Connecting the Dots Between T helper 2 Pathway and the Tregs"
Assistant Professor
Department of Internal Medicine, University of Iowa

PDF iconDr. Ince 9-27-17.pdf

9/19/2017
3:00 p.m.
Aud 3 BSB

Laura Haynes
"How Aging Impacts the Response to Influenza Infection"
University of Connecticut, Farmington, CT
Co-sponsored with Microbiology and the Center for Immunology and Immune Based Diseases
Kevin Legge (faculty host)

PDF iconDr. Haynes 9-19-17.pdf

9/13/2017
4:00 p.m.
1289 CBRB

Sergei Grivennikov
"Microbes and Cytokines in Regulation of Tumor Elicited Inflammation"
Fox Chase Cancer Center, Philadelphia, PA
Sponsored by The Holden Comprehensive Cancer Center
Weizhou Zhang (faculty host)

PDF iconDr. Grivennikov 9-13-17.pdf

9/6/2017
4:00 p.m.
1289 CBRB

Michael Tomasson
"Multiple Myeloma:  A Strange Cancer of the Immune System"
Department of Internal Medicine, University of Iowa

PDF iconDr. Tomasson 9-6-17.pdf

8/30/2017
4:00 p.m.
1289 CBRB

David Wagner
"CD40 Defines Pathogenic Effector T cells in Autoimmunity"
University of Colorado, Aurora, CO
Sponsored by The Center for Immunology and Immune Based Diseases
Gail Bishop (faculty host)

PDF iconDr. Wagner 8-30-17.pdf

8/23/2017
4:00 pm
1289 CBRB

Jian Zhang
"Inhibition of Septic Shock by Sequential K63-and K48-Linked Polyubiquitination of NLRP3"
Department of Pathology 
University of Iowa

PDF iconDr. Zhang 8-23-17.pdf

7/12/2017
11:00 a.m.
2117 MERF

Breanna Scorza
Thesis Seminar
"Interaction of Human Keratinocytes with Leishmania spp.: A Comparative Study of Leishmania infantum and Leishmania major"

PDF iconBScorz Thesis Seminar Flyer 07122017.pdf

7/11/2017
1:00 p.m.
1117 MERF

Farah Itani
Thesis Seminar
"Infection with Neuroantigen-encoding Listeria: Induction of CD8 T Cell Responses and Suppression of Demyelinating Disease"

PDF iconFItaniThesis Seminar Flyer 07112017.pdf

7/11/2017
9:00 a.m.
283 EMRB

Alicia Wallis
Thesis Seminar
"TRAF3 as a Regulator of T Lymphocyte Activation"

PDF iconAWallisThesis Seminar Flyer 07112017.pdf

6/22/2017
9:00 a.m.
Aud 2 BSB

Jodi Gullicksrud
Thesis Seminar
"T Cell Factor-1 Regulates CD4+ and CD8+ T Cell Responses in Stage-specific Manner"

PDF iconJGullicksrud Thesis Seminar Flyer 06222017.pdf

6/7/2017
4:00pm
1289 CBRB

Thorsten Maretzky
"iRhom2- A New Potential Therapeutic Target in Inflammation-Associated Diseases"
Department of Internal Medicine
University of Iowa

PDF iconMaretzky Seminar Flyer 06072017.pdf

5/31/2017
4:00pm
1289 CBRB

Prajwal Gurung
"IL-1 Signaling in Inflammatory Diseases"
Department of Internal Medicine
University of Iowa

PDF iconPGurung Seminar Flyer 05312017.pdf

5/24/2017
4:00pm
1289 CBRB

Noah Butler
"Anti-malarial Humoral Immunity: The Long and Short of It"
Department of Microbiology
University of Iowa

PDF iconNButler Seminar Flyer 05242017.pdf

5/17/2017
4:00 pm
1289 CBRB
AAI Meeting in Washington, D.C.
5/10/2017
4:00 pm
1289 CBRB

Peter Katsikis
"miRNA Dynamics and Function in CTL Immunity"
Erasmus University Medical Center, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
Sponsored by The Center for Immunology and Immune Based Diseases
Kevin Legge (faculty host)

PDF iconKatsikis 5-10-17.pdf

5/3/2017
4:00pm
2117 MERF
Polly Ferguson
"Autoinflammatory Disease"
Department of Pediatrics
University of Iowa
4/26/2017
4:00pm
1289 CBRB

Siegfried Janz
"Transgenic mouse model of Waldenström Macroglobulinemia"
Department of Pathology
University of Iowa

PDF iconSeminar Flyer Janz 04262017.pdf

4/19/2017 Health and Sciences Research Week-No Seminar
4/12/2017
4:00pm
1289 CBRB

Ali Jabbari
"JAK Inhibition as a Therapeutic Strategy in Alopecia Areata"
Department of Dermatology, University of Iowa

PDF iconJabbari Seminar Flyer 04122017.pdf

4/11/2017  Canceled
4/5/2017
4:00pm
1289 CBRB

Mary Wilson
"What NLR Proteins are Telling us about Leishmaniasis"
Departments of Internal Medicine and Microbiology
University of Iowa

PDF iconSeminar Flyer Wilson 04052017.pdf

3/28/2017
3:00pm
Aud 3 BSB

Sang-Moo Kang
"Vaccines Against Respiratory Viruses and Adjuvants"
George State University, Atlanta, GA
co-sponsored with Microbiology and the Center for Immunology and Immune Based Diseases
Steven Varga (faculty host)

PDF iconKang 3-28-2017.pdf

3/22/2017
4:00pm
1289 CBRB

A. Darise Farris
"Salivary Gland Lymphocytes in Sjögren’s Syndrome"
Associate Member, Arthritis and Clinical Immunology Program, Oklahoma Medical Research Foundation
University of Oklahoma Health Sciences Center
co-sponsored by the KROC Fund and The Center for Immunology and Immune  Based Diseases
Scott Lieberman (faculty host)

PDF iconFarris 3-22-2017.pdf

3/15/2017  SPRING BREAK
3/7/2017
3:00pm
Aud 3 BSB

Sarah Gaffen
"Oh to be Seventeen Again: IL-17 Receptor Signaling in Fungal Immunity and Autoimmune Disease"
University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA
co-sponsored with Microbiology and The Center for Immunology and Immune Based Diseases
Gail Bishop (faculty host)

PDF iconGaffen 3-7-2017.pdf

3/1/2017
4:00pm
1289 CBRB

David Shepherd
University of Montana, Missoula, MT
co-sponsored with the Environmental Health Sciences Center and The Center for Immunology and Immune Based Diseases
Jerry Weiss (faculty host)

PDF iconShepherd 3-1-2017.pdf

2/22/2017
4:00pm
1289 CBRB

Joanne (Michelle) Kahlenberg
​"Of Mice and Women:  The Impacts and Mechanisms of Cutaneous Inflammation in Systemic Lupus"
University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI

PDF iconKahlenberg 2_22_2017.pdf

2/15/2017
4:00pm
1289 CBRB

Christopher Hunter
"Role of T-bet in Vaccine Induced T Cell Responses"
University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA
Distinguished Speaker
Sponsored by the Immunology Postdoctoral Training Grant
Christine Petersen and Mary Wilson (faculty hosts)

PDF iconHunter 2_15_2017.pdf

2/8/2017
4:00pm
1289 CBRB

Alessandra Pernis 
"IRF4 and Its Regulators in Immunity and Autoimmunity"
Hospital for Special Surgery &
Weill Cornell Medical College, New York, NY
co-sponsored by the KROC Fund and The Center for Immunology and Immune Based Diseases
Scott Lieberman (faculty host)

PDF iconPernis 2_8_2017.pdf

1/25/2017
4:00pm
1289 CBRB

Kelvin Lee
"Memory from the Time of Cholera Causes Cancer"
Roswell Park Cancer Institute, Buffalo, NY
Sponsored by the Holden Comprehensive Cancer Center
Gail Bishop (faculty host)

PDF iconLee1_25_2017.pdf

1/18/2017
4:00pm
1289 CBRB

Yi-Guang Chen
"Genetic Control of Immune Dysregulation in the NOD Mouse Model of Type 1 Diabetes"
Medical College of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, WI
co-sponsored by the Fraternal Order of Eagles Diabetes Research Center and The Center for Immunology, and Immune Based Diseases
Scott Lieberman (faculty host)

PDF iconChen1_18_2017.pdf

12/13/2016
2:00pm
2117 MERF

Mechanisms of TRAF3 Mediated Regulation of B Cell Survival
Nurbek Mambetsariev (Bishop Lab)
Thesis Seminar
Immunology Graduate Student
University of Iowa

PDF iconMambetsariev_Thesis_Seminar121316.pdf

12/07/2016
4:00pm 
1289 CBRB

The Role of IL-11 in the Development of the Autoimmune Response in Multiple Sclerosis
Silva Markovic-Plese, MD, PhD

Associate Professor of Neurology
University of North Carolina School of Medicine
Chapel Hill, NC

PDF iconMarkovic-Plese_1272016.pdf

Sponsored by the Center for Immunology and Immune-based Diseases

11/30/2016
4:00pm
1289 CBRB

B Cell Responses in the Respiratory Tract after Influenza Infection and Vaccination
Thomas Waldschmidt, PhD
Department of Pathology
University of Iowa

PDF iconSeminar Flyer Waldschmidt 11302016.pdf

11/09/2016
4:00pm 
1289 CBRB

Precision Healthcare for the C3 Glomerulopathies: Unraveling the Complexities that Drive this Group  of Diseases

Richard Smith, MD

Director, MORL and IIHG
University of Iowa

PDF iconSeminar Flyer Smith1192016.pdf

11/02/2016
4:00pm 
1289 CBRB
RSV Infection:  The Disease, the Virus and the Immune Response
Pedro A. Piedra, MD

Professor of Molecular Virology and Microbiology
Baylor College of Medicine
Houston, TX

Sponsored by the Center for Immunology and Immune-base Diseases

PDF iconPiedra11_2_2016.pdf

10/28/2016
1:00pm
1459 PBDB

Cancer Immunotherapy with Human Vγ2Vδ2 T Cells
Mohanad Nada (Morita Lab)
Thesis Seminar
Immunology Graduate Student
University of Iowa

PDF iconNada_Thesis_Seminar102816.pdf

10/26/2016
4:00pm 
1289 CBRB

Functional Genomic Identification of a Feedback Loop between B Cell Developmental Pathways and Glucocorticoid Efficacy in Acute Lymphoblastic Leukemia
Miles Pufall, PhD

Assistant Professor of Biochemistry
University of IowaPDF iconSeminar Flyer Pufall 102616.pdf

10/19/2016
4:00pm
1289 CBRB

T Lymphocytes in Autoimmune and Metabolic Diseases
Ye Zheng, PhD

Associate Professor
Nomis Foundation Laboratories for Immunobiology and Microbial Pathogenesis
Salk Institute, La Jolla, CA

PDF iconZheng_10_19_16.pdf

10/12/2016
4:00pm
1289 CBRB

Tracking Helper T Cells During Bacterial Infection
Marc Jenkins, PhD

Professor of Microbiology and Immunology
Distinguished McKnight University Professor and Director, Center for Immunology (CFI)
University of Minnesota
Minneapolis, MN

Sponsored by the Immunology Predoctoral Training Grant (Student-invited speaker)

PDF iconJenkins Flyer.pdf

10/05/2016
4:00pm 
1110 MERF

Seven Transmembrane Receptors
Robert Lefkowitz, MD

Distinguished Biomedical Research Scholar Lecture Series
Professor of Medicine
James B. Duke Professor of Medicine
Duke University School of Medicine
Durham, NC

PDF iconLefkowitz Flyer.pdf

09/28/2016
4:00pm 
283 EMRB

New Mechanisms Used by RNA Viruses to Modulate T Cell Activation
Jack Stapleton, MD

Professor of Internal Medicine and Microbiology
University of Iowa
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09/21/2016
4:00pm 
283 EMRB
Defining Inflammation in Human Obesity and Type 2 Diabetes
Barbara Nikolajczyk, PhD

Boston University School of Medicine
Boston, MA

Sponsored by the Department of Pathology

Flyer

09/14/2016
4:00pm 
283 EMRB
"Novel Biochemical Insights into TGF Beta Signal Transduction in Effector T Cells" 
Matthew Riese, MD, PhD

Assistant Professor of Medicine (Hematology and Oncology)
Medical College of Wisconsin 
Milwaukee, WI

Sponsored by the Holden Comprehensive Cancer Center

Flyer

09/07/2016
4:00pm 
283 EMRB
“Ebola Virus Infection of Macrophages: The Importance of Cytokine Exposure”
Wendy Maury, PhD

Professor of Microbiology
University of Iowa

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08/31/2016
4:00pm 
283 EMRB
The Mysteries of Medical Writing
Elaine Hamarstrom, PhD

Scientific Director, Hematology/Oncology

Sponsored by the Immunology Predoctoral Training Grant

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08/24/2016
4:00pm 
283 EMRB
The Effects of Maternal Inflammation on the Growth and Development of the Gastrointestinal Tract of Her Offspring
Steven McElroy, MD

Associate Professor of Pediatrics  - Neonatology
University of Iowa

Flyer

08/03/2016
10:00am 
283 EMRB
Neutrophil responses to infection with Leishmania parasites: MHC class II-expression and parasite life-stage interactions
Rich Davis (Wilson lab)

Thesis Seminar
Immunology Graduate Student
University of Iowa

07/01/2016
2:00pm 
2117 MERF
"New roles for an old cytokine: Characterizing how exposure to IL-12 alters human CD4 and CD8 T cell responses"
Aldo Vacaflores Salinas (Houtman lab)

Thesis Seminar
Immunology Graduate Student
University of Iowa

05/18/2016 - 4:00pm  NO SEMINAR - AAI Meeting
05/11/2016 - 4:00pm  NO SEMINAR - Final Exam Week
05/04/2016
4:00pm 
283 EMRB
TBD
04/27/2016
4:00pm 
283 EMRB
"A Comparative Approach to Osteosarcoma Metastasis: Biology and Therapy"
Chand Khanna, DVM, PhD

Senior Scientist
National Cancer Institute
National Institutes of Health
Bethesa, MD

04/20/2016
4:00pm 
283 EMRB
"Maze runners: T cell search capacity in infected tissues"
Deborah Fowell, PhD

Professor of Microbiology and Immunology
University of Rochester Medical Center
Rochester, NY

04/13/2016
4:00pm 
Health Sciences Research Week - NO SEMINAR
04/05/2016
3:00pm 
Aud. 2 BSB
"Maintaining CMV-specific T cells in blood and tissue"
Christopher Snyder, PhD

Assistant Professor of Microbiology & Immunology
Sidney Kimmel Medical College
Thomas Jefferson University
Philadelphia, PA

03/30/2016
4:00pm 
283 EMRB
"Force awakens CD4 T cell mediated demyelinating disease"
Brian Evavold, PhD

Professor of Microbiology and Immunology
Emory University School of Medicine, Atlanta, GA
Sponsored by the Kroc Foundation

03/25/2016
2:30pm 
283 EMRB
"Inflammasome-independent role of NLRC4 in suppressing melanoma progression"
Ann Janowski (Sutterwala lab)

Thesis Seminar
Immunology Graduate Student
University of Iowa

03/23/2016
4:00pm 
2117 MERF
"Shp2 and Pten in leukemogenesis and hepatocarcinogenesis"
Gen-Sheng Feng, PhD

Professor of Pathology
University of California, San Diego
La Jolla, CA

03/16/2016
4:00pm 
NO SEMINAR - Spring Break
03/09/2016
4:00pm 
283 EMRB
"Thinking Through Vaccine Hesitancy"
Eula Biss, MFA

Assistant Professor
Dept. of English
Northwestern University
Evanston, IL

03/02/2016
4:00pm 
283 EMRB
"Regulatory T cells: From Development to Immunotherapy"
Michael Farrar, PhD

Professor of Laboratory Medicine and Pathology
University of Minnesota
Minneapolis, MN

02/24/2016
4:00pm 
283 EMRB
"Wnt/β-catenin signaling in T-cells: immunology and molecular interactions"
Fotini Gounari, PhD, DSc

Associate Professor of Medicine 
Cancer Research Center
University of Chicago
Chicago, IL

02/17/2016
4:00pm 
283 EMRB
"The T helper 2 Pathway in Helminthic Immune Regulation"
Nedim Ince, MD

Assistant Professor of Internal Medicine - Gastroenterology and Hepatology
University of Iowa

02/10/2016
4:00pm 
PBDB 1459
“Gon fishing: role of the nuclear protein Gon4-like in hematopoiesis”
John Colgan, PhD

Associate Professor of Internal Medicine - Immunology
University of Iowa

Please note special location
02/03/2016
4:00pm 
283 EMRB
"Interdependence between IL-1 and TNF-α in host defense againstM.tuberculosis"
Dmitry Shayakhmetov, PhD

Professor of Medicine
Emory University School of Medicine
Atlanta, GA

 

01/27/2016
4:00pm 
2117 MERF
"Regulation of immune responses by homeostasis of innate T cell metabolism"
Cheong-Hee Chang, PhD

Professor of Microbiology & Immunology
University of Michigan
Ann Arbor, MI

01/20/2016
4:00pm 
283 EMRB
Bugs in the system: Platforms to study emergence and immunity to coronavirus infection
Vineet Menachery, PhD

Postdoctoral Fellow
Epidemology at the Gillings School of Public Health
University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill

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