Seminar Series

Unless otherwise noted, seminars are held on Tuesdays at 12:30 p.m., NRB 1031, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA.

Coffee is served at 12:15 pm outside of the seminar room.

If you would like to meet any of the speakers to discuss research of mutual interest or during lunch or dinner, please contact Wilhelm Engelbrecht (617-432-2115 or wilhelm@hms.harvard.edu).

In the event Harvard is closed due to weather or other emergency, talks and seminars scheduled on the affected day will be canceled.

2016-2017 LIST OF SEMINAR SPEAKERS as of Aug 1

Date Speaker Title Host
9/13/2016 Kelly Hughes A Revised Genetic Code for Life Stephen Lory
9/20/2016 Daniel Wall Kin Recognition and Social Consequences in a Multicellular Bacterium Kolter - Lyons
9/27/2016 K. Heran Darwin How Mycobacterium tuberculosis uses a Proteasome to Live in Macrophages John Mekalanos
10/4/2016 Ya-Chi Ho How far away is a cure: Molecular and functional analysis of HIV-1 proviruses Virology Candidate Search
10/11/2016 Michael Metzger Jumping Genes and Jumping Cancers Virology Candidate Search
10/18/2016 Ethan Garner A Contrasting Tale of Dynamics: how two different polymers define bacterial shape and divide them in half David Rudner
10/19/2016 Jonathan Abraham Harnessing Passive Immunity to Combat Emerging Viral Threats Virology Candidate Search
10/25/2016 Mohsan Saeed To Replicate, or Not To Replicate: factors influencing virus replication Virology Candidate Search
11/1/2106 Aaron Schmidt Immuno-viral Archaeology: Uncovering history of antigen exposure and mechanisms of affinity maturation Virology Candidate Search
11/8/2016 Peter Sarnow   Lee Gehrke
11/15/2016     Immunology Candidate Search
11/29/2016     Immunology Candidate Search
12/6/2016 Tim van Opijnen   Thomas Bernhardt
12/13/2016     Immunology Candidate Search
1/10/2017     Immunology Candidate Search
1/17/2017 Mary-Beth Heffernan   Jon Beckwith
1/24/2017 Hidde Ploegh   Peter Howley
1/31/2017 Nick Restifo   Uli von Andrian
2/7/2017 Kim Lewis   John Mekalanos
2/14/2017 Samuel Miller   Stephen Lory
2/21/2017 Sunny Shin   Trainees
2/28/2017 Michael McHeyzer   Trainees
3/7/2017 Elizabeth Hartland   Michael Starnbach
3/14/2017 Victor Torres   Isaac Chiu
3/21/2017 Kevin Urdahl   Dennis Kasper
3/28/2017 Michael Diamond   Martin Dorf
4/4/2017 Ed Mocarski   David Knipe
4/11/2017 Ken Yokoyama   Susan Walker
4/18/2017 Derrick Rossi   Uli von Andrian
4/25/2017 Sara Sawyer   David Knipe
5/2/2017 Alexis Kaushansky   Michael Starnbach
5/9/2017 Daniel Mucida   Dennis Kasper
5/16/2017 Nihal Altan-Bonnet   Priscilla Yang
5/23/2017 Colin Kleanthous   Thomas Bernhardt
5/30/2017 Karin De Visser   Arlene Sharpe