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Seminar Series

Each semester we are proud to host outstanding seminar speakers. Seminars are held every Tuesday at 3 p.m. and everyone is encouraged to participate free of charge. 

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Fall 2022 Seminar Schedule

Date

Speaker

Host

Seminar Title

Location

Aug. 23 

Steve Varga, PhD
University of Iowa

Microbiology and Immunology

Running Up That Hill: Working Towards New Interventions for Viruses and Cancer

Watzke Aud III, BSB

Aug. 30   

Mary Weber, PhD
University of Iowa

Microbiology and Immunology

Investigation of the Chlamydia trachomatis type III secretome reveals diverse strategies for bacterial survival at the expense of key host mitotic and apoptotic checkpoints

Watzke Aud III, BSB

Sept. 6

No Seminar

 

 

 

Sept. 13     

Noah Butler, PhD
University of Iowa

Microbiology and Immunology

Eating is in my DNA: metabolic programming of adaptive immune cell function during malaria 

Watzke Aud III, BSB

Sept. 20 

Balaji Manicassamy, PhD
University of Iowa

Microbiology and Immunology

Genetic Approaches to Study Influenza Virus-Host Interactions

Watzke Aud III, BSB

Sept. 27 

David Rudner, PhD
Harvard Medical School
Crawford Lecture

David Weiss, PhD

How Gram-positive bacteria monitor their cell walls for defects and catalyze their repair

Watzke Aud III, BSB
Sept. 29 Saurabh Chattopadhyay, PhD
University of Toledo College of Medicine and Life Sciences
Microbiology and Immunology IRF3: a master regulator of infection and inflammation Watkze Aud III, BSB

Oct. 4

Vincent Lee, PhD
University of Maryland

Tim Yahr, PhD

Pseudomonas aeruginosa signaling, RNA degradation and device associated infections 
 

Watkze Aud III, BSB 

Oct. 11

Daniel Schultz, PhD
Dartmouth Geisel School of Medicine

Nicki Limoli, PhD

Evolution of antibiotic responses in complex dynamic settings

Watkze Aud III, BSB
Oct. 13 Michael Stolley, PhD
University of Minnesota
Microbiology and Immunology

Resident Memory T Cell Immunosurveillance of the Oral Mucosa and Periodontium

Watzke Aud III, BSB

Oct. 18

Adam Bailey, MD, PhD
University of Wisconsin

Wendy Maury, PhD

Anticipating arterivirus emergence in humans

Watkze Aud III, BSB
Oct. 19 Aaron Mendez, PhD
University of California - Berkeley
Microbiology and Immunology

The host-virus showdown: Changing course on viral disruption of host gene expression

Beisner, Aud I, BSB

Oct. 25

Amit Sharma, PhD
Ohio State University

Li Wu, PhD

Determinants of SHIV Replication in Macaque Lymphocytes

Watkze Aud III, BSB
Oct. 27 Xin Liu, PhD
University of Pennsylvania
Microbiology and Immunology Cellular crosstalk enables metabolic control of bacterial lung infection Watkze Aud III, BSB

Nov. 1

Daniel Voth, PhD
University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences

Mary Weber, PhD

 

Watkze Aud III, BSB
Nov. 3 Jack Chun-Chieh Hsu, PhD Microbiology and Immunology   Watkze Aud III, BSB

Nov. 8

TBD

 

 

Watkze Aud III, BSB

Nov. 15

Scott Hensley, PhD
University of Pennsylvania
Co-sponsored with the Center for Immunology and Immune Based Diseases

Kevin Legge, PhD

 

Watkze Aud III, BSB

Nov. 22

Thanksgiving Break - No Seminar

 

 

 

Nov. 29

Daniel Czyz, PhD
University of Florida

Michael Gebhardt, PhD

 

Watkze Aud III, BSB

Dec. 6

Vicente Planelles, PhD
University of Utah School of Medicine

Li Wu, PhD

 

Watkze Aud III, BSB