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Seminars in Infection & Immunity (Course VETMI 7120*)

Fridays, 12:15 - 1:15
The seminar will be either in lecture hall 3, 4, or 5. Please check each week for the location.

*Students who are enrolled in the course must sign in on the attendance sheet at each seminar.

To sign up for the lunch with the speaker, please e-mail Cindy Whittaker at mi-admin@cornell.edu

For any questions regarding the course VETMI 7120 and general questions about the seminars, please contact Cindy Whittaker at mi-admin@cornell.edu.

Spring 2019 Schedule

Date Speaker Host
Jan. 25

Ubiquitin hijacking in bacterial pathogen-host interactions

Yuxin Mao, PhD
Associate Professor
Molecular Biology & Genetics
Cornell University
https://mbg.cornell.edu/people/yuxin-mao/

Location: LH3

Jeongmin Song
Department of Microbiology & Immunology
email: js2957
Feb. 1

TBA

Brian Crane, PhD
Professor
Chemistry & Chemical Biology
Cornell University
https://chemistry.cornell.edu/brian-crane

Location: LH2

Hector Aguilar-Carreno
Department of Microbiology & Immunology
email: ha363
Feb. 8

TBA

Eric Rubin, PhD
Professor
Immunology and Infectious Diseases
Harvard University
https://www.hsph.harvard.edu/eric-rubin/

Location: LH3

David Russell
Department of Microbiology & Immunology
email: dgr8
Feb. 15

Feline coronaviruses and FIP: a tale of two viruses

Gary Whittaker, PhD
Professor
Microbiology & Immunology Department
Cornell University
https://www2.vet.cornell.edu/research/faculty/gary-whittaker-phd/

Location: LH3

 
Feb. 22

TBA

Juan Cubillos-Ruiz, PhD
Assistant Professor
Microbiology & Immunology in Obstetrics and Gynecology
Weill Cornell Medical School
http://vivo.med.cornell.edu/display/cwid-jur2016/

Location: LH3

Gary Koretzky
Department of Microbiology & Immunology
email: gak2008@med.cornell.edu
Mar. 1

TBA

Paul Turner, PhD
Professor
Dept. of Ecology & Evolutionary Biology
Yale University
https://eeb.yale.edu/people/faculty/paul-turner/

Location: LH3


Hector Aguilar-Carreno
Department of Microbiology & Immunology
email: ha363
Mar. 8

Vibrio cholerae’s gut feelings

Jun (Jay) Zhu, PhD
Associate Professor
Dept. of Microbiology
University of Pennsylvania
https://www.med.upenn.edu/apps/faculty/index.php/g20000320/p4817999

Location: LH3

Jeongmin Song
Department of Microbiology & Immunology
email: js2957
Mar. 15

TBA

Reserved

Location: LH3

Elia Tait Wojno
Baker Institute for Animal Health / Dept. of Microbiology & Immunology
email: elia.taitwojno
Mar. 22

TBA

Saravanan Thangamani, PhD
Associate Professor
Department of Pathology
University of Texas Medical Branch (UTMB)
https://thangamani-lab.com//

Location: LH3

Colin Parrish
Baker Institute for Animal Health / Dept. of Microbiology & Immunology
email: crp3

Laura Harrington
Department of Entomology
Cornell CALS
email: lch27
Mar. 29

TBA

Daniel Mucida, PhD
Associate Professor
Immunology, Virology, Microbiology
The Rockefeller University
https://www.rockefeller.edu/our-scientists/heads-of-laboratories/983-daniel-mucida/

Location: LH3

Pamela Chang
Department of Microbiology & Immunology
email: pvc29
Apr. 12

TBA

Carolyn Coyne, PhD
Associate Professor
University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine
Director, Center for Microbial Pathogenesis
Children’s Hospital of Pittsburgh of UPMC
http://www.mmg.pitt.edu/person/carolyn-coyne

Location: LH3

Colin Parrish
Baker Institute for Animal Health / Dept. of Microbiology & Immunology
email: crp3
Apr. 19

TBA

Rashmi Bansal, PhD
Professor
Department of Neuroscience
University of Connecticut Medical School
http://facultydirectory.uchc.edu/profile?profileId=Bansal-Rashmi

Location: LH2

Margaret Bynoe
Department of Microbiology & Immunology
email: msb76
Apr. 26

TBA

Christina Stallings, PhD
Assistant Professor
Department of Molecular Microbiology
Washington University School of Medicine
http://stallingslab.wustl.edu/

Location: LH2

Brian VanderVen
Department of Microbiology & Immunology
email: bcv8
May 3

TBA

Clifton Barry III, PhD
Chief
Tuberculosis Research Section
NIH
https://www.niaid.nih.gov/research/clifton-e-barry-iii-phd

Location: LH3

David Russell
Department of Microbiology & Immunology
email: dgr8

For any questions regarding the course VETMI 7120 and general questions about the seminars, please contact Cindy Whittaker (e-mail: mi-admin@cornell.edu; phone: 253-3402).