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 (11/20-11/22):


Monday, 11/20 (Smith 308/309- 1:00PM)

Marcela Maus- “Interventional Cancer Immunology”

(Cancer Immunology Seminar Series)


Tuesday, 11/21 (WAB 563-12:30PM)

Ivana Gasic- “Interphase Microtubule Integrity Response (MIR)” 

(Systems Biology Pizza Talk)