Research Bench Lab

Microbiology & Immunology

Seminars

Microbiology & Immunology Seminars and Presentations

Here you'll find comprehensive information about our seminar dates, featuring MCW faculty, students, prominent researchers from across the nation and special visitors.

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Seminar Series

*Held Tuesdays at 11:00 am unless otherwise noted.

FALL 2019

September 24, 2019
Donna Neumann, PhD
Associate Professor, Dept. of Ophthalmology & Visual Sciences
University of Wisconsin-Madison
Host: Dr. Vera Tarakanova
Title: “HSV-1 Genomic Superstructures and the Control of Viral Transcription” 

October 22, 2019
Brandon Jutras, PhD
Assistant Professor, Dept. of Microchemistry
Virginia Tech
Host: Dr. Robert Lochhead
Title: “Borrelia Burgdorferi peptidoglycan is a persistent antigen in Lyme arthritis”

November 19, 2019
Richard Kuhn, PhD
The Trent and Judith Anderson Distinguished Professor in Science 
Krenicki Family Director, Purdue Institute of Inflammation, Immunology and Infectious Disease
Dept. of Biological Sciences
Host: Dr. Scott Terhune
Title: “Structure of Flaviviruses and the Challenges it Imposes on Antibody Recognition”

December 17, 2019
M. Indriati Hood-Pishchany, MD, PhD
Pediatric Infectious Disease Fellow
Boston Children's Hospital
Host: Dr. Ravit Boger
Title: “Tough to Digest: The story of glycogen and the vaginal microbiota”

 


 
Graduate Student Research In Progress (RIP)

Microbiology & Immunology (M&I) Graduate Student Research in Progress (RIP) presentations are held in the Versiti Seminar Room, 1st floor, Fridays, 12:00 pm to 1:00 pm (bring lunch)

Note: Interdisciplinary Program Presentation dates are assigned an alternative room number.

October 18, 2019: Fatima Saravia/Dr. Kirby

October 25, 2019: Yao Chen/ Dr. Cui

November 1, 2019: Alex Gardner/ Dr. Barbieri

November 8, 2019: Achia Khatun/ Dr. Cui

November 15, 2019: Rebekah Mokry/ Dr. Terhune

November 22, 2019: Adam Pickrum/ Dr. Frank

November 28, 2019: Thanksgiving Break

December 6, 2019: Melissa Whyte/ Dr. Hudson

December 13, 2019: Christa Winslow/ Dr. Coburn

December 20, 2019: Wen Zhu/ Dr. Wang

December 27, 2019: Christmas Break

January 3, 2020: Break

January 10, 2020:  Carlie Aurubin/ Dr. Tarakanova

January 17, 2020: Mahmoud Abu Edi/Dr. Dwinell & Paytsar Topchyan/Dr. Cui

January 24, 2020: Jose Rosas/Dr. Kroner-Milsch & Savannah Neu/Dr. Dittel

February 7, 2020: Carly Mascari/Dr. Kristich & Christine Nguyen/Dr. Cui

February 14, 2020: Suzette Rosas/Dr. Terhune & Kevin Jennings/Dr. Salzman

February 21, 2020: Open

February 28, 2020: Paul Sylvester/Dr. Tarakanova & Samuel DeCero/Dr. Frank

March 6, 2020: Matthew Hadiono/Dr. Kirby & Moujtaba Kasmani/Dr. Cui

March 13, 2020: Elaheh Hashemi & Ao Mei/ Dr. Malarkannan

March 20, 2020: Valery Lozada-Fernandez/ Dr. Kirby

March 27, 2020: Nicole Minton/Dr. Kristich & Joseph Rouse/Dr. Lochhead

April 3, 2020: Jian Shen/ Dr. Cui

April 10, 2020: Open

April 17, 2020: Kyle Stolz/Dr. Tarakanova & Sarah Timmler/Dr. Kristich

April 24, 2020: Dandan Wang/Dr. Malarkannan & Kaitlin Schultz/Dr. Hudson

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