Seminars - Department of Microbiology and Immunology

Below seminars are held in the Doherty Auditorium, Ground Floor.
Update 8 May 2020: All seminars are currently held via zoom webinar until further notice.

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  2.00pm - 3.00pm generally featuring speakers from across the Institute.

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

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

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
29 January
(Wednesday)
Prof Giovanna Lombardi
King's College London, UK
OptimisingTregtherapy to establish transplantation toleranceDr Alex Corbett
13 FebruaryDr Caleb Dawson
WEHI
Uncovering resident macrophages of the mammary gland by 3D and intravital imagingDr Yannick Alexandre
5 MarchDr Sonja Best
NIH, USA
Flavivirus manipulation of mitochondrial dynamics: How and why?Prof Tim Stinear
12 MarchDr Ash Haque
DMI
Single-Cell Transcriptomics of CD4+ T cells During Malaria Maps Progressive Transition from Effector to MemoryDr Lynette Beattie
30 AprilProf Scott Mueller
DMI
Stromal and neuroimmune axes in the regulation of immunity in lymphoid tissues.Dr Yannick Alexandre
14 May
11.00am
Dr Pamela Rosato
University of Minnesota, USA
Harnessing virus-specific memory T cells for tumor immunotherapy
 
https://unimelb.zoom.us/s/94269447671  
Dr Susan Christo
21 MayDr Adam Uldrich
DMI
The unusual world of gamma-delta T cells

Zoom ID: 965 9091 3013
Dr Hamish McWilliam
4 JuneProf José A VilladangosBeneficial and Deleterious Interactions Between the Innate and Adaptive Arms of the Immune Systems

Zoom ID: 988 8088 0210
Prof Bill Heath
11 JuneDr Ajithkumar VasanthakumarAdipose tissue adaptation mechanisms of regulatory T cells

Zoom ID: 990 0511 0388
Dr Susan Christo

PhD COMPLETION ORATION SCHEDULE

DATESPEAKERTITLEHOST
7 FebruaryZuwena RichardsonUsing multiparameter imaging to understand HIV persistence in tissue in people living with HIV on antiretroviral therapyLewin/Cameron Labs
14 February Raissa Wibawa
Legionella pneumophila: From amoeba to macrophage metabolism
Hartland Lab
28 February Not available  
10 April Good Friday - Not available 
17 April  VICNISS C. auris Seminar -  Not available 
5 JuneMaria Auladell BernatSeasonal influenza vaccines: recalling the past to prevent the future

Zoom ID: 986 1391 7024
Kedzierska Lab
12 JuneZhe Zhao
Mucosal-associated invariant T (MAIT) cells and their function in infection
Zoom ID: 976 7693 1510
McCluskey Lab
19 JuneBingjie Wang (Masters)Mucosal-associated invariant T (MAIT) cells and Aspergillus fumigatus infectionZoom ID: 988 80057466McCluskey Lab
26 JuneJulius Wong
"Advancing the ferret as an immunological model to study B-cell responses”
Zoom ID: 930 7023 0277
Kent Lab
24 JulyKatie DaletbcDenholm Lab
31 JulyLeila JebelitbcStrugnell Lab
7 AugustXiaoxiao JiatbcKedzierska Lab
14 AugustTimon DamelangtbcChung/Kent Labs
21 August Luca HensentbcKedzierska Lab
28 August (4pm)Marvin Holztbc 
4 SeptemberMalancha KarmakartbcDenholm Lab
9 OctoberLaura ElletttbcLawson Lab
16 OctoberWilliam HormantbcKedzierska Lab
23 OctoberNicole LautbcNewton Lab
30 OctoberAaron WeinmantbcTong Lab
13 November Not available 

DOHERTY INSTITUTE IMMUNOLOGY THEME - DATA PRESENTATION SERIES

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WORK IN PROGRESS SEMINAR SERIES

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RESPIRATORY RESEARCH SEMINARS

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