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 - Fortnightly on Mondays 11am 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
8 NovemberDr Jessica Welch (DMI)Distilling without the alcohol: a brief guide to presenting your scienceNatalia Salazar-Quiroz
Tuesday 13 November at 12noonProf Louis Picker (Vaccine and Gene Therapy Institute Oregon Health & Science University USA)Programming cellular immunity: (advanced) lessons from cytomegalovirus vaccine vectors.Prof Stephen Kent
15 NovemberA/Prof Fabio Luciani (Kirby Institute for Infection and Immunity, University of New South Wales)

A systems immunology approach to study antigen-specific T cells in viral infection and cancer

Prof Katherine Kedzierska
Wednesday 21 November at 11am (Level 5 Seminar Room)

Dr Kate Becker (University of Liverpool)

Dr Will Rowe (UK Research and Innovation)

Sex, drugs and antimicrobial resistance: the emergence of antimicrobial resistant Shigella among MSM    

Microbiome, assemble! Bringing together microbiome analytics to combat the big data challenges facing genomics

Dr Deb Williamson

PhD COMPLETION ORATION SEMINAR SCHEDULE

DATESPEAKERTITLEHOST
9 NovemberAndrew BuultjensGenomic approaches to stop the spread of bacterial infectious diseasesStinear Lab
16 NovemberGeorgina PollockThe last EPEC oration you have to listen to and yes it's about effector proteinsHartland Lab

DOHERTY INSTITUTE IMMUNOLOGY THEME

DATECHAIRPRESENTERS
5 NovemberShelby O'Connor (Kent Lab)Catriona Nguyen-Robertson (Godfrey Lab), Tom Fulford (Godfrey Lab) and David O'Connor (Kent Lab)
26 November at 11.30amChris ChiuMitra Ashayeri-Panah (Villadangos Lab), Hyon-Xhi Tan (Kent Lab) and Patrick Guenther (Kedzierska Lab)