Stanford Immunology Seminar Series 2023-2024

Previous Immunology Seminar Series

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. It also functions as a class called IMMUNOL 311.

Seminars are on Tuesdays at 4:30 - 5:30 PM PDT in LKSC LK130

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


April 2, 2024 Ai Ing Lim, PhD, Assistant Professor, Department of Molecular Biology, Princeton University, "Maternal-offspring immune partnership"
Faculty host: Jennifer Bando, PhD
Due to unpublished data, recording is not available.

April 9, 2024 Amanda Lund, PhD, Assistant Professor, NYU Langone, "Lymphatic transport: regulating the flow of the immune response"
Faculty host: Nate Reticker-Flynn, PhD
Recording available until April 18, 2024. Click here to view.

April 16, 2024 Christopher Gardner, PhD, Professor (Research), Medicine - Stanford Prevention Research Center, ""Cardiometabolic effects of omnivorous vs vegan diets in identical twins: A randomized clinical trial and Netflix top 10"
Recording available until April 29, 2024. Click here to view.

April 23, 2024 Lieping Chen, MD, PhD, UTC Professor in Cancer Research, Professor of Immunobiology, Medicine (Medical Oncology) & Dermatology, Yale University School of Medicine 
Faculty host: tbd
Recording available until May 3, 2024. Click here to view.

April 30, 2024 Ali Ellebedy, PhD, Associate Professor, Pathology & Immunology, Washington University School of Medicine in St. Louis, "Germinal center B cell response to vaccination: Lessons from the pandemic"
Faculty host: Eric Meffre, PhD
Recording available until May 8, 2024. Click here to view.

May 7, 2024 Caroline Sokol, MD, PhD, Principal Investigator, Center for Immunology and Inflammatory Diseases, Assistant Physician, Massachusetts General Hospital, Assistant Professor of Medicine, Harvard Medical School Massachusetts General Hospital, "Neuroimmune circuits driving allergic immunity"
Faculty host: Hawa Racine Thiam, PhD
Recording available until May 17, 2024. Click here to view.

May 14, 2024 Colleen Lau, PhD, Assistant Professor, Department of Microbiology and Immunology, Cornell University, "Epigenetic control of innate and adaptive immune memory"
Faculty host: Jennifer Bando, PhD
Recording available until May 23, 2024. Click here to view.

May 21, 2024 Hans Schreiber, MD, PhD, Professor, Department of Pathology, The University of Chicago, "Properties of TCRs that are cancer-specific and therapeutic"
Faculty host: Nate Reticker-Flynn, PhD
Due to unpublished data, recording is not available.

May 28, 2024 Lili Yang, PhD, Associate Professor, Microbiology, Immunology & Molecular Genetics, UCLA, "Advancing cancer immunotherapy through stem cell engineering: Harnessing unconventional T cells for ‘off-the-shelf’ cell therapy"
Faculty host: Paul Bollyky, MD, PhD and Markus Covert, PhD
Recording available until June 5, 2024. Click here to view.

June 4, 2024 Keke Fairfax, PhD, Associate Professor of Microbiology and Immunology, University of Utah, "To protect a host: unwinding pathogen modulation of immunity"
Faculty host: Pras Jagannathan, MD, PhD 
Recording available until June 12, 2024. Click here to view.


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