Infectious Disease Grand Rounds 


Location: Evans Seminar Room 112A

Time: Thursdays 12pm – 1pm

January 2018 
11th – Gerald T Keusch, MD “Therapeutics and Vaccines for Ebola” – (BUMC)
18th – ID Faculty Meeting
25th – Hardy Kornfeld, MD “TB and diabetes” – ( UMass)

February 2018
1st – Muhammad Dhanani, MD Journal Club – (BMC )
8th – Luis Agosto, PhD “HIV infected CD4+ T cells facilitate latent infection of resting CD4+ T cells through cell-cell contact” – (BMC)
15th – ID Faculty Meeting
22nd – Jon Fuller, MD TBA – (BMC)

March 2018 
1st – Urmimala Das, MBBS Journal Club – (BMC)
8th – R. Monina Klevens, DDS, MPH  “HIV PrEP in MA” – (Massachusetts Department of Public Health)
15th – Albert Shaw, MD, PhD “Effects of Age on Signatures of Influenza Vaccine Response” – (Yale School of Medicine)
22nd – ID Faculty Meeting
29th – Alfred Demaria, MD “Some Updates on Local State Epidemiology” – (Massachusetts Department of Public Health)

April 2018
5th – Archana Asundi, MD Journal Club – (BMC)
12th – Andrew Henderson PhD “Mechanism that Establish and Maintain HIV Latency”- (BMC)
19th – ID Faculty Meeting
26th – Raif Geha, PhD “Genetic mechanisms of Immunodeficiencies and Infections”  – (Harvard University)

May 2018
3rd – Simeon Kimmel, MD Journal Club – (BMC)
10th – Sharon Wright, MD “Infection Control Measures for MRSA and VRE” – (Beth Israel)
17th – ID Faculty Meeting
24th – Francis Farraye, MD “Fecal Transplant Pills and Vancomycin for Recurrent CDI” – (BMC)
31st – Manish Sagar, MD “HIV Antibodies in Pregnant Women and Risk of Transmission to the Fetus” – (BMC)

June 2018
7th – Jared Eddy, MD Journal Club – (BMC)
14th – Ingrid Katz, MD TBA – (Harvard University)
21st – ID Fellow BMC Research Presentation
28th – ID Fellow BMC Research Presentation

Course Directors:

Sabrina Assoumou, MD, MPH

Andrew Henderson, PhD