The following events sponsored by the department are open to the public:

Department Activities:

Microbiology and Immunobiology Seminar Series

Students and postdoctoral trainees have the opportunity to attend department-sponsored weekly seminars given by visiting speakers. In addition, the Harvard Medical School community offers a wealth of seminars and other public events.

Journal Clubs

Opportunities abound to discuss one's own and others' research. Graduate students hold a weekly journal club over lunch. The Monday Talks, held weekly, provide a forum for literature discussions and presentations of current research. The Pathogen of the Month Club, held monthly over lunch, features a presentation of a different pathogen at each meeting.

Social Hour

The Friday social hour, sponsored by a different lab each week, provides an opportunity to unwind before the weekend.


Weekly Events (1/16 - 1/19)

Tuesday, 01/16/18 (NRB 1031- 12:30 PM)
Wes Sundquist - “Understanding and harnessing the ESCRT pathway”
(Microbiology and Immunobiology Tuesday Seminars)

Wednesday, 01/17/18 (NRB 1031 - 12:30 PM)
Kartik Chandran - “Unraveling and inhibiting the cell invasion mechanisms of emerging RNA viruses”
(Virology Seminar Series)

Thursday, 01/18/18 (Cannon Room- 12:30 PM)
Andrea Musacchio – “Reconstitution of (very small parts of) cell division”
(Cell Biology/BCMP Seminar Series)