Wednesday Seminar Series

Fall 2017

Wednesday, August 30, 2017: Fred Rosen Lecture

Dr. Kenneth Murphy, Washington University, St. Louis

"Development and function of dendritic cell subsets"

Wednesday, September 6, 2017: 

Dr. Michael Karin, University of California, San Diego

"Genetic, inflammatory and immune drivers of liver cancer"

Wednesday, September 13, 2017: 

Dr. Yasmine Belkaid, National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases

"Homeostatic immunity to the microbiota"

Please note: This seminar will not be available for livestreaming.

Wednesday, September 27, 2017: Joint Evergrande Seminar

Dr. Antonio Lanzavecchia, Universita della Svizzera Italiana

"Lessons from the analysis of the immune response to P. falciparum"

Wednesday, October 11, 2017: 

Dr. Laura Mackay, University of Melbourne - Doherty Institute

"Development of Tissue-Resident Lymphocytes"

Wednesday, October 18, 2017: 

Dr. Andrea Schietinger, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center

"Molecular and epigenetic programs defining tumor-specific T cell dysfunction"

Wednesday, October 25, 2017: Benacerraf Lecture

Dr. Shimon Sakaguchi, Osaka University

"TCR signaling, Treg, and autoimmunity/tumor immunity "

Wednesday, November 1, 2017: 

Dr. Kim Newton, Genentech

"Cell death as a driver of inflammation"

Wednesday, November 8, 2017: 

Dr. Marco Prinz, University of Freiburg

"Origin, fate and function of CNS myeloid cells"

Wednesday, November 15, 2017: EJ Cohn Lecture TMEC Walter Amphitheater

Dr. Max Cooper, Emory University - Vaccine Center

"Evolution of Lymphocytes"

Wednesday, November 29, 2017: 

Dr. Ivan Zanoni, Boston Children's Hospital

"Immunometabolism Regulates Inflammation"

Wednesday, December 6, 2017: 

Dr. Dennis Kasper, Harvard Medical School

"Friend or Foe: Host discrimination of a symbiont molecule "


Spring 2018

Wednesday, January 24, 2018: 

Dr. Eran Elinav, Weizmann Institute of Science

"Host Microbiome Interactions in Health and Disease"

Wednesday, January 31, 2018: 

Dr. David Artis, Weill Cornell Medicine

"Regulation of barrier immunity"

Please note: This seminar will not be available for livestreaming.

Wednesday, February 7, 2018: 

Dr. Marion Pepper, University of Washington

"IgM+ Memory B Cells in Infection"

Wednesday, February 14, 2018: 

Dr. Ana Anderson, Brigham and Women's Hospital

"Molecular determinants of T cell phenotypes in cancer"

Please note: This seminar will not be available for livestreaming.

Wednesday, February 21, 2018: 

Dr. Peter Murray, Max Planck Institute of Biochemistry

"Immunoregulation by Amino Acid Auxtrophy"

Wednesday, February 28, 2018: 

Dr. William Schief, The Scripps Research Institute

"Germline-Targeting Vaccine Design for HIV "

Wednesday, March 7, 2018: CANCELLED

Dr. Ruslan Medzhitov, Yale School of Medicine

"Inflammation and diseases of homeostasis"

Wednesday, March 21, 2018: Joint Evergrande Seminar

Dr. Nicholas Restifo, National Cancer Institute - Center for Cancer Research

"Principles of Cell-based Immunotherapy for Cancer"

Wednesday, March 28, 2018: 

Dr. Randolph Noelle, Dartmouth - Geisel School of Medicine

"Studies on the immunoregulatory properties of VISTA"

Wednesday, April 4, 2018: 

Dr. Florent Ginhoux, Singapore Immunology Network (SIgN), Singapore

"Dendritic Cell and Macrophage Biology: from Development to Functions "

Wednesday, April 11, 2018: 

Dr. Robyn Klein, Washington University - St. Louis

"Careful what you wish for: Infectious immunity and brain function"

Wednesday, April 18, 2018: 

Dr. Daniel Mucida, Rockefeller University

"Tissue adaptation: implications for gut immunity and tolerance"

Wednesday, April 25, 2018: 

Dr. Jonathan Kipnis, Univiersity of Virginia School of Medicine

"The role of meningeal lymphatics in CNS immune surveillance and autoimmunity"

Wednesday, May 2, 2018: Joint Evergrande Seminar

Dr. Ido Amit, Weizmann Institute of Science

"Single cell genomics: An immunologist guide to the immuneiverse"

Location & Time

Armenise Amphitheater

210 Longwood Avenue

(unless noted otherwise)


Time: 5:00 - 6:00 PM


Please note: a Harvard ID or Harvard-affiliated ID card is needed to enter the building.


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