Seminar Series

Every semester we are proud to host outstanding seminar speakers. These seminars are held Tuesdays at 3:00 p.m. in Watzke Auditorium (Aud 3) in the Bowen Science Building (unless otherwise noted). All are encouraged to attend free of charge. If you are interested in more seminars at The University of Iowa, please visit the Carver College of Medicine's upcoming events.

Individuals with disabilities are encouraged to attend all University of Iowa-sponsored events. If you are a person with a disability who requires an accommodation in order to participate in this program, please contact the host listed below.

Department of Microbiology and Immunology
Fall 2018 Seminar Schedule will be listed in August
Tuesdays - 3:00 p.m.
Aud III (Watzke) BSB
MICR: 4163   





Area of Rsearch

Sept. 4

Jon Houtman, PhD
Associate Professor of Microbiology & Immunology                        
University of Iowa

Department of Microbiology & Immunology

Human T cell activation


Yi Zhang, MD, PhD
Professor of Microbiology & Immunology
Temple University                       

Hai-Hui Xue, MD, PhD Alloimmunity and Tumor Immunity

Sept. 18

Sonja Best, PhD
Chief, Innate Immunity & Pathogenesis Unit
Rocky Mountain Labs
National Institutes of Health (NIH)

Stanley Perlman, MD, PhD

Innate immunity & pathogenesis

Sept. 25

Steve Beverley, PhD
Chair of Molecular Microbiology
Washington University, St. Louis

Mary Wilson, MD

Parasitology, parasite genomes & biological implicaitons of parasite viruses

Currently finalizing the Fall 2018 schedule, return for updates. Please direct questions to Lori McMahon (319) 335-7810 concerning the schedule.