Emerging Challenges in Microbiology and Immunology

All seminars are held from 12:10 – 1 P.M. in Health Sciences District area. Location to be announced with seminar weekly announcement.

September 29, 2017
Location: MedSci 180C
Speaker: Bennett Penn, MD, PhD, Department of Internal Medicine, Division of Infectious Diseases, UC Davis
Lecture:Mapping of Mtb-Human Protein-Protein Interactions Identifies a Role for the Ubiquitin Ligase CBL in Regulating the Balance Between Macrophage Anti-Viral and Anti-Bacterial Responses” (PDF)

October 6, 2017
Location: MedSci 180C
Speaker: Wolf-Dietrich Heyer, PhD, Department of Microbiology & Molecular Genetics, UC Davis
Lecture:The Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde of Homologous Recombination” (PDF)

October 13, 2017
Location: GBSF Auditorium
Speaker: Nicole Baumgarth, DVM, PhD, Department of Pathology, Microbiology & Immunology, Center for Comparative Medicine, UC Davis
Lecture: "B cells in infections: Still some tricks up their sleeves" (PDF)

October 20, 2017
No Class – 11th Annual Host Microbe Interactions Retreat in Tahoe City, CA

October 27, 2017
Location: MedSci 180C
Speaker: Barbara Shacklett, PhD, Department of Medical Microbiology & Immunology, UC Davis
Lecture: "Mucosal Tissue-Resident CD8+ T-cells and HIV Immune Control" (PDF)

November 17, 2017
Location: GBSF Auditorium
Speaker: Huaijun Zhou, PhD, USAID, Innovation Lab for Genomics, UC Davis
Lecture: "Host-pathogen Interaction in Poultry: A Systems Biology Approach" (PDF)

November 24, 2017
Location: GBSF Auditorium
No Class – Thanksgiving Holiday

December 1, 2017
Location: GBSF Auditorium
Speaker: Esteban Soto, MSc, DVM, PhD, Dipl. ACVM, CertAqV, Department of Internal Medicine & Epidemiology, School of Veterinary Medicine, UC Davis
Lecture:Emerging diseases in wild and cultured fish in California: A dip to the unknown" (PDF)

December 8, 2017
Location: GBSF Auditorium
Speaker: Priya Shah, PhD, Department of Chemical Engineering and the Department of Microbiology and Molecular Genetics, UC Davis
Lecture:Systems Flavivirology” (PDF)


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