Emerging Challenges in Microbiology and Immunology

Seminar Series | 1005 GBSF Auditorium | 12:10PM - 1:00PM

March 4, 2016
Lecture: "Getting Big (Sequencing) Data Out of the Way: What's Next?" (PDF)
Speaker: Titus Brown, Ph.D., Associate Professor, Department of Population Health and Reproduction, University of California, Davis
Host: Sumathi Sankaran

March 11, 2016
Lecture: "The concept of tolerance defenses in host-microbiota interactions"
Speaker: Janelle S. Ayres, Ph.D., Assistant Professor, The Salk Institute for Biological Studies, Nomis Center for Immunobiology and Microbial Pathogenesis
Host: Andreas Baumler

April 15, 2016
Lecture:Plant innate immune signaling in response to bacterial pathogen perception” (PDF)
Speaker: Gitta Coaker, Ph.D.
Associate Professor, Department of Plant Pathology, University of California, Davis
Host: Sumathi Sankaran

April 29, 2016
Lecture: “Identifying anti-inflammatory bacteria in the human gut and their prevalence in HIV patients”
Speaker: Catherine Lozupone, Ph.D., ‪Assistant Professor‬‬‬‬‬‬‬‬‬‬‬‬‬‬‬‬‬‬, Division of Biomedical Informatics and Personalized Medicine, School of Medicine, University of Colorado Denver, Anschutz Medical Campus
Host: Satya Dandekar

May 20, 2016
Lecture:Neurocognitive Complications of HIV
Speaker: Scott Letendre, M.D., Professor of Medicine, Division of Infectious Diseases, University of California, San Diego

May 27, 2016
Lecture: "Signatures of protective natural killer cell responses"
Speaker: Catherine Blish, MD, Ph.D., Assistant Professor, Medicine - Infectious Diseases, School of Medicine, Stanford University
Host: Satya Dandekar

September 30, 2016
Lecture: TBA
Speaker: Pamela J. Bjorkman, Ph.D., Centennial Professor of Biology, Division of Biology and Biological Engineering, California Institute of Technology
Host: Satya Dandekar

Contact the IOR, Dr. José V. Torres (jvtorres@ucdavis.edu), if you would like to meet with the speaker.