Orin Smith Auditorium at UW Medicine SLU

Immun 573 - Seminar Series 2016 - 17

Seminars and lectures are presented in the Orin Smith Auditorium 850 Republican Street, at the UW Medicine South Lake Union Campus in Seattle and Live Streaming Online at this Link: tcs.slu.washington.edu. The Department of Immunology gratefully acknowledges generous contributions in support of this seminar series from the Benaroya Research Institute, Juno Therapeutics, BioLegend and the Weiser Education Fund.

2016-17 IMMUNOLOGY SEMINAR SERIES

SPRING 2017

Monday,  May 22, 2017 , 3:30 p.m., Orin Smith Auditorium, SLU  
Speaker: Nir Hacohen, PhD, Director, MGH Center for Cancer Immunotherapy, Center for Cancer Research, Associate Professor of Medicine, Harvard Medical School, Senior Member, Broad Institute
Seminar Title: “A systems approach to human immunology and tumor immunity” 


PREVIOUS SEMINARS

Monday,  March 13, 2017 , 3:30 p.m., Orin Smith Auditorium, SLU  
Speaker: Chetan SeshadriMD, Assistant Professor, Division of Allergy and Infectious Diseases, Department of Medicine, University of Washington, Associate Medical Staff, UWMC and HMC
Seminar Title: “T cell Recognition of Lipid Antigens: Evolution, Function, and Translation” 

Monday,  March 27, 2017 , 3:30 p.m., Orin Smith Auditorium, SLU  
Speaker: Eric Huseby, PhD, Department of Pathology, University of Massachusetts Medical Center 
Seminar Title:  “Decoding the molecular basis of self-reactive T cell repertoires” 

Monday, April 3, 2017 , 3:30 p.m., Orin Smith Auditorium, SLU (Weiser Endowed Lecture in Immunology) 
Speaker: Akiko Iwasaki, PhD, Waldemar Von Zedtwitz Professor of Immunobiology and Molecular, Cellular and Developmental Biology at the Yale School of Medicine, and HHMI Investigator
Seminar Title:  “Antiviral Immunity at Mucosal Surfaces” 

CANCELLED due to speaker travel situation
Monday,  April 10, 2017
 , 3:30 p.m., Orin Smith Auditorium, SLU  
Speaker: Frances E. Lund, PhD,  Professor and Chair, Department of Microbiology, University of Alabama at Birmingham 
Seminar Title:  “Shaping B cell fate decisions by T-box family transcription factors –  impact on (auto)immunity”

Monday,  April 17, 2017, 3:30 p.m., Orin Smith Auditorium, SLU  
Speaker: Anthony Rongvaux, PhD, Assistant Member, Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center
Seminar Title: “Induction of immunity and tolerance by mitochondria” 

Monday,  April 24, 2017, 3:30 p.m., Orin Smith Auditorium, SLU  
Speaker: James J. Moon, PhD, Principal Investigator, Center for Immunology and Inflammatory Diseases, Massachusetts General Hospital, Assistant Immunologist, Massachusetts General Hospital, Assistant Professor of Medicine, Harvard Medical School
Seminar Title:  “Self Antigen-Specific CD4+ T cell Tolerance”

Monday,  May 1, 2017 , 3:30 p.m., Orin Smith Auditorium, SLU  
Speaker: Jarrod Dudakov, PhD,  Assistant Member, Program in Immunology, Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center
Seminar Title: “Promoting endogenous thymic regeneration to boost immune function”

 

Monday,  May 8, 2017 , 3:30 p.m., Orin Smith Auditorium, SLU  
Speaker: Thomas GajewskiMD,  Professor, Department of Pathology, University of Chicago 
Seminar Title:  “Tumor-intrinsic and host factors regulating anti-tumor immunity”