Seminars - Department of Microbiology and Immunology

Below seminars are held in the Doherty Auditorium, Ground Floor.
Update 22 April 2021: Dual seminar delivery is now offered for certain occasions. Please check the details for mode of delivery.

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 3.00pm – 4.00pm via zoom webinar until further notice.

Doherty Institute Immunology Theme: Data Presentation Series - Fortnightly on Mondays  1.00pm - 2.00pm generally featuring speakers from across the Institute.

Below seminars are held in the larger Seminar Room GM002, Ground Floor Mezzanine

Currently on hold
Work in Progress Seminar Series
- generally held every third Thursday of each month at 4pm

Currently on hold
Respiratory Research Seminars
- generally held every third Monday of each month at 11am

Seminar attendees are welcome to refreshments after every each seminar.

Enquiries: micro-admin@unimelb.edu.au

DEPARTMENT RESEARCH SEMINAR SCHEDULE

DATESPEAKERTITLEHOST
25 March Dr Kylie James
Garvan Institute
Human gut cell dynamics through space and time
Zoom ID: 837 8991 3638
Dr Ashraful Haque
1 April
Prof Matthew McKay
The Hong Kong University of Science and Technology
Guiding rational vaccine design to direct human immune responses
Zoom ID: 858 1327 1097
Dr Amy Chung
8 April
Michael Hall
University of Cambridge, UK
Nucleotide-resolution bacterial pan-genomics with reference graphs
Zoom ID: 894 1653 3886
Prof Lachlan Coin
22 AprilProf Stephanie Gras
La Trobe University
CD8+ T cells specific for an immunodominant SARS-CoV-2 nucleocapsid epitope cross-react with selective seasonal coronaviruses
Zoom ID: 881 0216 6371
Prof Laura Mackay
29 AprilProf Christian Engwerda
QIMR Berghofer
Understanding inflammation in parasitic diseases and broader applications in human health                       Zoom ID: 854 5999 0835Dr Lynette Beattie
6 MayDr Katharina Hochheiser
DMI
Insights into localised immune responses against viral infection and metastatic melanoma
Zoom ID: 836 4367 8848
Dr Yannick Alexandre

PhD COMPLETION ORATION SCHEDULE

DATESPEAKERTITLEHOST
12 February Hannah Kelly
Nanoparticle interactions with the immune system – the quest for improved vaccines
Zoom ID: 849 0521 8568
Kent Lab
19 February Laura Ellet
Getting to the heart of obesity and cardiomyopathy as early signs of prion disease
Zoom ID: 885 0532 5610
Lawson Lab
26 February Joshua Deerain
Programmed cell death during norovirus infection
Zoom ID: 836 1947 3778
Mackenzie/Pearson Labs
5 March Nicole Lau
Modelling host-pathogen interactions with the Salmonella Typhimuriumeffector protein, SopF
Zoom ID: 883 4891 0392
Newton Lab
16 March (Tuesday) Mathilde Laureti
Superinfection exclusion of alphaviruses in Aedes mosquitoes
Zoom  ID:569 981 6194
Fazakerley Lab
2 April  Not available (Good Friday) 
18 JuneSebastian Gruz-GomeztbaVilladangos Lab
25 June Yuting Yan tba Villadangos Lab
2 JulyHui Jing LimtbaVilladangos Lab
27 August Jiyao Gan tba Hartland Lab
8 OctoberMitra AshayeripanahMechanisms that cause functional impairment of dendritic cells following systemic inflammatory response syndromVilladangos Lab

DOHERTY INSTITUTE IMMUNOLOGY THEME - DATA PRESENTATION SERIES

DATESPEAKERS
19 AprilSapna Devi (Mueller lab), Wen Shi Lee (Kent lab) - Chair: Mitra Ashayeripanah (Villadangos lab)
3 MayThomas Rasmussen (Lewin lab), Elise Gressier (Bedoui lab) - Chair: Maria Nogueira de Menezes (Heath lab)

WORK IN PROGRESS SEMINAR SERIES

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RESPIRATORY RESEARCH SEMINARS

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