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Health Science Campus
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Medical Microbiology and Immunology
Room 229, MS1021
Office: 419-383-4323
Fax: 419-383-3002 Microbiology.Immunology@utoledo.edu

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Congratulations! Adam Blatt, MD/PhD Student recently published an article:

Cardiovascular disease: immune system’s battle with blood vessels  in the Toledo Blade

 

Read more at http://www.toledoblade.com/Medical/2015/03/02/Cardiovascular-disease-immune-system-s-battle-with-blood-vessels.html#vSiTfxAA9Y0dJfb0.99

Awards, Appointments, New Faculty and Postdoctoral Fellows, Defenses... 

   
 

Congratulations to the University of Toledo's 2014

Recipients of The College of Medicine & Life Sciences Faculty Awards

Viviana Ferreira was awarded the Dean’s Award for Research in the New Investigator
Isabel Novella was awarded the Dean’s Award for Teaching Excellence in the Basic Science
Zhixing Kevin Pan was awarded the Dean’s Award for Mentoring
Stanislaw Stepkowski was awarded the Dean’s Award for Research in the Sustained Research

 

Congratulations! to Adam Blatt, MD/PhD Student, on being the winner of:

 

Congratulations! to Padmapriya Sekar, IIT Graduate Student, on being the winner of:

  • UT Health Science Campus Retirees Award, 2014-15
  • Priya is a member of Dr. Mark Wooten's lab
 

Congratulations! to Heather Emch, Research Assistant, on being the winner of:

  • Scholarship for Women in Math & Science, 2014-15. Eberly Center, University of Toledo
  • Heather is a member of Dr. Viviana Ferreira's lab
 

Congratulations! to Cody Johnson, M.D. Student, on being the winner of:

  • "Earl H. Freimer, M.D., Award for Excellence in Microbiology & Immunology." 2014
 

Congratulations! to Dr. Stanislaw Stepkowski, D.V.M., Ph.D.

(Details coming soon)

 

 Congratulations! to Xiaojun Wu, Ph.D. Student

  •   3rd Place Oral Presentation Annual Graduate Research Forum 2013 – 2014, University of Toledo  
 

 Congratulations! to Brian Youseff, MD/Ph.D student, on receiving multiple awards

  • 2014 NIH-NIAID/IDSA Infectious Diseases Research Careers Meeting, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, MD.
  • 2nd Place  Poster Presentation Annual Graduate Research Forum 2013 – 2014, University of Toledo  
Viviana Ferreira, Ph.D.

Congratulations! to Viviana P. Ferreira D.V.M., Ph.D.

  • Dr. Ferreira has been selected as a recipient of the College of Medicine and Life Sciences Dean’s Award for Teaching Excellence in the Junior Faculty Category. 2013
Yao Yi

Congratulations! to Yi Yao:

  • Yi Yao received the "Retirees Club Scholarship" which is awarded annually to a student who has high academic standards, who demonstrates a sense of service to the school and to the community.  2013
Jeffery Iler

Congratulations! to Jeffery Iler, M.D. student on being the winner of:

  • “Earl H. Freimer, M.D., Award for Excellence in Microbiology & Immunology.” 2013

Dr. Mithun Khattar, Ph.D.

Congratulations! to Mithun Khattar, Ph.D. on receiving multiple awards:

  • The Journal of Immunology Young Investigator Award presented at the 15th International Congress of Immunology in August 2013
  • “Outstanding PhD Student of the year 2012” awarded at the Annual College of Medicine & Life Sciences commencement ceremony, University of Toledo. 2012
  • 2011 Robert R. Buell Memorial Achievement Award for comprehensive excellence in the physical, biological and social sciences. 2011
Dr. Robert Blumenthal

 

Congratulations! to Robert Blumenthal, Ph.D. on receiving multiple awards:

  • Distinguished University Professor! 2012
  • Outstanding Researcher Award! April 13, 2010

 

Viviana Ferriera, DVM, PhD.

 Congratulations! to Viviana P. Ferreira D.V.M., Ph.D.

  • Dr. Ferreira received UT Presidential Research Scholarship Award, 2012
Minal Mulye, Ph.D.  Congratulations! to Minal Mulye, Ph.D. on receiving multiple awards:
  • 1st Place poster presentation, Annual Graduate Research Forum 2012 – 2013, University of Toledo  , Role of serum opsonins in clearance of Burkholderia pseudomallei by macrophages
  • 1st Place poster presentation, Annual Graduate Research Forum 2010 – 2011, University of Toledo, Role of serum opsonins in clearance of Burkholderia pseudomallei by macrophages
  • Dean Kathrine Easley Wemmer Trust Fund scholarship for the American Association of University Women
Gurpanna Saggu

 Congratulations! to Gurpanna Saggu on receiving multiple awards:

  • Dean Katherine Easely Wemmer Scholarship for Excellence from the American Association of University Women (AAUW) - 2012
  • Travel award for oral presentation at the XXIV International Complement Workshop, Greece by the International Complement Society – 2012
  • Second place winner for presentation at the 2011-12 Annual Graduate Research Forum, University of Toledo.

 In memoriam:
First department
Chairman
Dr. Earl Freimer 

The UT Department of Medical Microbiology and Immunology is honoring Dr. Earl Freimer, the first chairman of the department, with an award and scholarship in his name.   Please see the link below:

http://utnews.utoledo.edu/index.php/06_28_2011/award-scholarship-created-to-honor-former-mco-professor

   

DEFENSES:

Graduate Student Defenses in 2013

Graduate Student Defenses in 2012

Graduate Student Defenses in 2011

Graduate Student Defenses in 2010

Graduate Student Defenses in 2009

   

Graduate Student Defenses in 2008

 

Graduate Student Defenses in 2007

   
Complete list of former graduates:  Graduates: 1972 to Present  







 

 

Last Updated: 3/22/15