Medical Microbiology and Immunology

Medical Microbiology and Immunology Calendar of Events

Seminar Series List for 2023-2024

Current Topics MMIM 6030/8030

Lecture time and location: Wednesdays, 11 a.m. - 12:15 p.m., HEB227 


September 13 - 

Title: "From Phage to Predatory bacteria, How do bacteria Defend Against Threats?"

Dr. Aaron Whiteley, Ph.D., University of Colorado Boulder 

Hosted by MMI Graduate Students 

September 20 -

Title: "Mononegavirus mRNA Assembly Line"

Dr. Tomoaki Ogino, Ph.D., University of Toledo 

Hosted Internal



October 11 -

Title: "The Emerging Threat of the Tick-borne Encephalitis Virus: How Can We Develop an Improved Vaccine?"

Dr. Magnus Johansson Ph.D., Örebro University 

Hosted by Dr. Travis Taylor 

October 18 -

Title: "Natural Antibodies & Acinetobacter"

Dr. Timothy Wilson Ph.D., Miami University of Ohio

 Hosted by Dr. Robert Blumenthal

October 25 - 

Title: "Identifying and Exploiting Bacterial Communication Networks to Manipulate Bacterial Pathogens" 

Dr. Michael Federle Ph.D., University of Illinois Chicago

Hosted by Dr. Jason Huntley



November 1 - 

Title: "Utilization of Genome Editing in Zebrafish to Model Blood Disorders and Develop Therapeutics"
Dr. Jordan Shavit, Ph.D., University of Michigan
Hosted by Dr. Randall Worth



December 6 -

Title:  “Polymicrobial Interactions in the Urinary Tract: Implications for Infection Severity.”

Dr. Chelsie Armbruster, Ph.D., University of Buffalo 
Hosted by Dr. Laura Mike





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Last Updated: 11/1/23