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The 7th Annual Southeastern Immunology Symposium will be hosted by The University of Alabama at Birmingham (UAB). This Symposium will provide a forum where the newest developments in basic, translational and clinical immunology will be shared with the goal of fostering increased relationships and collaborations. Seventeen leading faculty from institutions across the southeast and three distinguished keynote speakers will present their work. Interactive poster sessions will highlight the science carried out by graduate students and postdoctoral fellows, with four select posters chosen for oral presentation.  

 Important Dates

February 2018

  • Registration Opens (Registration fee for Trainees $50 and Investigators $100)

May 15, 2018

  • Last day to cancel the registration with full refund
  • Last day to submit abstracts
  • Last day to register online for the symposium

 Keynote Speakers

Yasmine Belkaid - NIH

Jean-Laurent Casanova - Rockefeller University

Stephen Jameson - University of Minnesota

 Regional Invited Speakers

Heather Pua - Vanderbilt

Jeff Rathmell - Vanderbilt

Michele Kosiewicz - Louisville

Bing Li - Louisville

Xiaoping Zhong - Duke

Amanda MacLeod - Duke

Ken Oestreich - Virginia Tech

Liwu Li - Virginia Tech

Tajie Harris - UVA

Melanie Rutkowski - UVA

Mehul Suthar -Emory

Malu Tansey -Emory

Uma Nagarajan - UNC

Jennifer Martinez - NIEHS

Nilu Goonetilleke - UNC

Jian Mei Leavanworth - UAB

Moon Nahm - UAB

Contact Information

Beth Graf