Stanford Immunology Seminar Series 2020-2021

Seminars & Events

Nationally and internationally recognized speakers present research seminars to the Stanford Immunology community. Graduate students participate in extending invitations to speakers and in hosting speakers. The seminar is free and open to the public. It also functions as a class called IMMUNOL 311.

Seminars are on Tuesdays at 4:00 - 5:00 PM PDT via ZOOM link listed.

Please register to receive an individual login link.

Recordings will be available up to 7 days post event with SUNet ID log in.


Oct October 06 Tue 2020

"Mechanisms of T cell exhaustion"

E. John Wherry, PhD
Chair, Department of Systems Pharmacology and Translational Therapeutics | Richard and Barbara Schiffrin President's Distinguished Professor | Director, Institute for Immunology
University of Pennsylvania

Faculty host: Ansuman Satpathy, MD, PhD

4:00 - 5:00 PM PDT via Zoom

Zoom recording - extended to October 28, 2020


Oct October 13 Tue 2020

"The sweet side of CAR-T cells"


Avery D. Posey, PhD 

Assistant Professor Department of Systems Pharmacology and Translational Therapeutics Perelman School of Medicine University of Pennsylvania

Faculty host: Crystal Mackall, MD

4:00 - 5:00 PM PDT via Zoom

Zoom recording - extended to October 28, 2020


Oct October 20 Tue 2020

"Effects of inflammation on primitive and clonal hematopoiesis"

Katherine King, MD, PhD 
Associate Professor, Pediatrics-Infectious Disease
Baylor College of Medicine

Faculty host: Sidd Jaiswal, MD, PhD

4:00 - 5:00 PM PDT via Zoom

Zoom recording - available until October 28, 2020


Oct October 27 Tue 2020

"Neuroimmune responses to space radiation"

Egle Cekanaviciute, PhD
Scientist
NASA Ames Research Center, Space Biosciences Research Branch

Faculty host: Marion Buckwalter, MD, PhD

4:00 - 5:00 PM PDT via Zoom

Zoom recording - available until November 4, 2020


Nov November 03 Tue 2020

Election Day - seminar cancelled


Nov November 10 Tue 2020

"Prolonged HIV-1 persistence in lymph node germinal centers in individuals initiating antiretroviral therapy during hyperacute HIV-1 infection"

Zaza Ndhlovu, PhD
Assistant Professor of Medicine at Harvard Medical School, faculty at the Africa Health Research Institute (AHRI)
Adjunct faculty at the University of KwaZulu-Natal in Durban, South Africa
Member of the Ragon Institute of MGH, MIT and Harvard
HHMI International Research Scholar

Faculty host: Catherine Blish, MD, PhD

4:00 - 5:00 PM PDT via Zoom

Zoom recording - Because unpublished data was discussed, this webinar was not recorded. 


Nov November 17 Tue 2020

Exploring humoral correlates of protection against SARS-CoV2

Galit Alter, PhD
Professor of Medicine, Harvard Medical School
Group Leader, Ragon Institute of MGH, MIT and Harvard

Faculty host: Bali Pulendran, PhD

4:00 - 5:00 PM PDT via Zoom

Zoom recording - available until November 25, 2020