Microbial Pathogenesis and Immunology Seminar Series

The Department of Microbiology and Immunology Training Program hold a weekly Seminar Series on Wednesdays at 12:00 noon. Seminars are held either in the First Floor NEIDL Conference Room or in 670 Albany Street, Room 107/108. Please note location below.

Click here for previous seminars.

SPRING 2020 
Date
Location
Speaker Title Program Host
Jan 22
NEIDL
Alejandro Balazs, Ph.D.
Ragon Institute/MGH
Escapability of HIV Broadly Neutralizing Antibodies is the Major Driver of Therapeutic Efficacy NEIDL Florian Douam
Jan 29
670 Alb
Facundo Batista, Ph.D.
Ragon Institute/MGH
Informing Vaccine by Defining the Rules of Antibody Responses Microbiology Lee Wetzler

Feb 5
NEIDL
CANCELLED
Carolyn Coyne, Ph.D.
University of Pittsburgh

Antiviral Signaling at the Maternal-Fetal Interface

NEIDL

Mohsan Saeed
Feb 12
NEIDL
Stacey Schultz-Cherry, Ph.D.
St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital
Impact of Obesity on Influenza: From Disease Severity to Vaccine Efficacy NEIDL Anthony Griffiths
Feb 19 No Seminar
Feb 26
NEIDL
Ann Palmenberg, Ph.D.
University of Wisconsin, Madison
Rhinovirus C Isn’t the Common Cold NEIDL Mohsan Saeed
Mar 4
NEIDL
Anna Marie Pyle, Ph.D.
Yale University
RNA Agonists for Activating RIG-I Antitumor and Antiviral Responses NEIDL Elke Mühlberger
Mar 11
670 Alb
Barbara Rehermann, M.D.
NIDDK, NIH
Natural Versus Laboratory World: Wild Mouse Microbiota Improve Host Fitness and Preclinical Models Microbiology Jay Mizgerd
Mar 18
670 Alb
Daniel Stetson, Ph.D.
University of Washington
Immunology Hans Dooms
Mar 25
670 Alb
Jason McLellan, Ph.D.
University of Texas, Austin
Microbiology Rachel Fearns
Apr 1
NEIDL
Derek Walsh, Ph.D.
Northwestern University
NEIDL Anthony Griffiths
Apr 8
670 Alb
Sallie Permar, M.D., Ph.D.
Duke University
Immunology Thomas Kepler
Apr 15
NEIDL
Alexander Ploss, Ph.D.
Princeton University
NEIDL Florian Douam
Apr 22 No Seminar
Apr 29
670 Alb
STUDENT INVITED SPEAKER
Jennifer Lund, Ph.D.
Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center
Microbiology Kimberly Barker

**If this is your first time attending a seminar in NEIDL, you need to register for NEIDL seminar card access. Please email aco-list@bu.edu the following information:

  • Full Name (including middle)
  • Date of Birth
  • BU or BMC Employee or Student ID Number

Proximity/tap ID badge required for access. Swipe ID badges can be upgraded at no charge by going to the ID office located at 710 Albany St.

Please email  aco-list@bu.edu with any questions.