Dissertation Defenses

Seminars & Events

Graduates students present his/her research, including laying out the rationale behind choices and decisions, for example, regarding theory selection and research methods.

Please contact Lina Hansen (lhansen@stanford.edu) for location or Zoom info.

Watch short videos showcasing some of the previous dissertation defenses of our Immunology graduate students.

Mapping the immunological galaxy of human tuberculosis 

Erin F. McCaffrey

Angelo Lab

Thursday, August 11, 2022 at 2:00 PM Pacific Time

Munzer Hall and Zoom

Antigen-driven B cell responses in RA and SARS-CoV-2 vaccination

Camille Brewer

Robinson Lab

Monday, July 18, 2022 at 2:00 PM Pacific Time

LKSC 130 and Zoom

Characterizing the immune response in solid organ transplant rejection

James Harden

Krams Lab

Wednesday, May 25, 2022 at 11:00 AM Pacific Time

Munzer Auditorium and Zoom

Immune polyphony: dissecting coordinated multicellular networks of antiviral immunity

Aaron Wilk

Blish Lab

Tuesday, May 24, 2022 at 2:30 PM Pacific Time

Clark Auditorium and Zoom

Elucidating Principles of Tissue Behavior from Highly Multiplexed Imaging Data

Graham Barlow

Bollyky Lab

Friday, May 20, 2022 at 1:00 PM Pacific Time

LK130 and Zoom

Human natural killer cell development in the age of single cell technologies

Ariel Calderon

Bendall Lab

Friday, May 13, 2022 at 12:00 PM Pacific Time


Reprogramming Cancer into Antigen Presenting Cells as a Novel Immunotherapy

Miles Linde

Majeti Lab

Monday, May 9, 2022 at 1:00 PM Pacific Time

LK130 and Zoom

Bacteriophages and antibacterial innate immunity in health and disease

Medeea Popescu

Bollyky Lab

Wednesday, May 4, 2022 at 8:00 AM Pacific Time

Via Zoom

Hurdles to TargetingCD47/SIRP-alpha Interaction for Immunotherapy

Phoebe Ying Yiu

Weissman Lab

Thursday, March 31, 2022 at 1 PM Pacific Time

Non-canonical innate immune regulation in pregnancy

Nora Vivanco Gonzalez

Bendall and Palmer Labs

Wednesday, January 26, 2022 at 2 PM Pacific Time