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 3.30pm – 4.30pm.

Doherty Institute Immunology Theme: Data Presentation Series - Fortnightly on Mondays 1.00pm generally 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
6 March 12pm (Wednesday) GM002 Seminar Room (larger)Nicola Felix Müller - PhD Student Swiss Federal Institute of Technology (ETH) and Jana Huisman - PhD Student Swiss Federal Institute of Technology (ETH)

Estimating reassortment networks and rates of segmented viruses

Phylogenetics of bacteria and their plasmids

Dr Sebastián Duchêne
14 MarchDr Beth MacLeod
Princess Margaret Cancer Centre
Toronto, Canada
High dimensional analysis of the gastrointestinal tract as a long-lived reservoir of chronic virus infectionA/Prof Thomas Gebhardt
21 MarchDr Alexander Barrow - DMIMolecular basis of growth factor surveillanceDr Alexandra Corbett

PhD COMPLETION ORATION SCHEDULE

DATESPEAKERTITLEHOST
1 FebruaryAnastasia SolomatinaThe role of cytohesins in the regulation of immune responses during infectionsHartland Lab
8 FebruaryVictoria ScheidingIL-18R Expression on Epithelial cells and Neutrophils Promote Clearance of Legionella longbeachaevan Driel Lab
15 FebruarySebastian LieneDiversity and function of myeloid cells during chronic inflammation in non-lymphoid tissuesKallies Lab
22 FebruaryPatrick GüntherFunctional and cellular heterogeneity in the myeloid immune systemKedzierska & Turner Labs

DOHERTY INSTITUTE IMMUNOLOGY THEME - DATA PRESENTATION SERIES

DATECHAIRPRESENTERS
4 MarchLauren Holz (Heath lab)Sonia Ghilas (Heath), Nick Gherardin (Godfrey), Pin Shie Quah (F. Mackay)
18 MarchMaike Effern (Gebhardt lab)Sebastian Cruz (Villadangos), Daniel Utzschneider (Kallies), Lara Schwab (Brooks)