Seminars - Department of Microbiology and Immunology

All seminars are held in the Doherty Auditorium, Ground Floor.

Research Seminars - Held on Thursdays 12.00pm – 1.00pm.

Special Research Seminars - In addition to the usual Thursday Research Seminars, there may be occasional Special Research Seminars which could be held at different times.

PhD Completion Orations - Held on Friday afternoons from 3.15pm – 4.15pm.

Doherty Institute Immunology Theme: Data Presentation Series - Forthnightly on Mondays 12pm featuring speakers from across the Institute.

Seminar attendees are welcome to refreshments in the Doherty Institute Tearoom on Level 5 after every Research Seminar & PhD Completion Oration.

DEPARTMENT RESEARCH SEMINAR SCHEDULE

DATESPEAKERTITLEHOST
7 September Dr Daniel Fernandez Ruiz
(DMI)
Liver resident memory T cells can be harnessed for a malaria vaccine of unprecedented efficacyDr Linda Wakim
21 SeptemberDr Hamish McWilliam
(DMI)
Detecting microbes by their metabolites: How MR1 binds and presents Vitamin B antigensDr Adam Uldrich

PhD COMPLETION ORATION SEMINAR SCHEDULE

DATESPEAKERTITLEHOST
15 SeptemberJason KwongThe clinical application of whole-genome sequencing to the surveillance, understanding and control of bacterial infectious diseases in AustraliaHowden Lab
22 SeptemberDavid YurickNovel features of an ancient retrovirus: HTLV-1c in a remote Indigenous Australian settingPurcell Lab
13 OctoberJessica ChaddertontbcLa Gruta & Kedzierska Lab
20 OctoberJoshua NewsontbcHartland Lab

DOHERTY INSTITUTE IMMUNOLOGY THEME

DATECHAIRPRESENTERS
18 September
(Seminar Room GM002)
Angela Pizzolla (Wakim) Matt Parsons (Kent), Andre Mu (Stinear), Paul Whitney (Bedoui)
2 OctoberZhongfang Wang (Kedzierska)Simin Dokht Rezaei (Lewin/Cameron), Jaclyn Pearson (Hartland), Fernando Letellier (Reading)
16 October no meeting