Seminars are in the Bevill Biomedical Research Building, room 170, on the dates shown below, from 4:00 - 5:00 p.m.

Date

Speaker

Institution

Title

9/12/2013 Hui-Chen Hsu, PhD
UAB B-cell Traveling from the Marginal Zone to the Germinal Center, A Mechanism of Type I interferons-induced Autoimmunity
9/19/2012 Yi-Ping Li, PhD UAB Understanding of the role of Osteo-immune gene in inflammatory diseases and cancer
9/26/2013 Tomasz Zal, PhD The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center Visualizing Anticancer Immune Surveillance and Immunotherapy
10/10/2013 Yang Yang, PhD UAB How do osteolytic cancer cells modify the bone microenvironment in distant bone?
10/17/2013 Boris Calderon, MD Washington University School of Medicine Central antigen presentation events in autoimmune diabetes
10/24/2013 Maaike Everts, PhD UAB The Alabama Drug Discovery Alliance: Translational Science through Collaboration
11/7/2013 Vanessa Ezenwa, PhD University of Georgia Exploring the ecological consequences of immunity: Can helminth-mediated immune suppression predict patterns of infection at the population and species levels
11/21/2013 Outstanding Trainee Lecture:
Gordon Meares, PhD
UAB AMPK and ER stress in Neuroinflammation
11/28/2013 Thanksgiving Holiday - No seminar
12/5/2013 Randy Cron, MD, PhD UAB Blurring of the Distinction between Hemophagocytic Lymphohistiocytosis and Macrophage Activation Syndrome
12/12/2013  Lewis Lanier, PhD University of California at San Francisco Natural Killer cells in viral immunity
12/19/2013 Pater Mannon, MD UAB Endotypes of Disease in Ulcerative Colitis
12/26/2013 Christmas Holiday - No Seminar
1/2/2014 New Year Holiday - No Seminar
1/16/2014 Prescott Atkinson, MD UAB Emerging Macrolide Resistance in Mycoplasma pneumoniae – Subtle Pathogen Implicated in Chronic Inflammatory and Autoimmune Disorders
1/23/2014 Andre Ballesteros-Tato, PhD UAB In vivo regulation of T follicular helper (Tfh) cell responses by Interleukin-2
1/30/2014 Thorsten Mempel, MD, PhD Harvard University T cell migration and function during the anti-tumor response
2/6/2013 Roslyn Mannon, MD UAB The Barriers to Successful Kidney Transplantation: Translational Studies to Improve Outcomes
2/13/2014 Gloria Soldevila, PhD Universidad Nacional Autonoma de Mexico New roles of the TGFβ superfamily in the regulation of the immune system
2/27/2014 Alexander Khoruts, MD University of Minnesota Can a fecal transplant alter the immune response?
2/28/2014 Polly Matzinger, PhD NIH Tissue-based control of immunity
3/20/2014 V. Michael Holers, MD University of Colorado Denver Complement in the Pathogenesis of Inflammatory Arthritis: How Animal Models Inform the New Era of Human Therapeutics
3/27/2014 Moon Nahm, MD UAB Immunologic lessons from pneumococci
4/3/2014 Robert Stroud Advanced Trainee Seminar:
Lindsey Padgett
Nathan Bowers
UAB LP - NADPH oxidase-deficient macrophages display an elevated M2 macrophage phenotype to prevent autoimmune diabetes

NB - Neutrophil extracellular traps contribute to chronic inflammation in HIV-1-infection
4/10/2014 Suresh Boppana, MD UAB HCMV reinfections – failure of immunity?
4/17/2014 John Volanakis Lecture in Immunology:
Shane Crotty, PhD
La Jolla Institute of Allergy and Immunology Genetics of Tfh cell differentiation
5/8/2014 Anjana Rao, PhD La Jolla Institute for Allergy and Immunology  Transcriptional programmes in T cells
5/15/2014 Roberta Pelanda, PhD University of Colorado Denver School of Medicine Development and function of an unusual B cell subset with the potential to drive autoimmunity
5/29/2014 Eric G. Pamer, MD Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center Microbiota-mediated defense against antibiotic-resistant bacterial infections
6/5/2013 Victor J. Thannickal, MD UAB Fibrosis: A Disease of Innate Immunity
6/26/2014 Hilde Cheroutre, PhD La Jolla Institute for Allergy & Immunology Immune Regulation without Compromising Protective Immunity at the Mucosal Borders

 

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