Seminar Series 2014–2015

The Department of Microbiology hosts a weekly seminar series at 11 a.m. Tuesdays in room NL4.124 on the North Campus.

DateSpeaker / InstitutionTitleSponsor
Sept. 9
Sept. 16
Sept. 23
Sept. 30 Erdal Toprak, Ph.D.Assistant Professor, Green Center for Systems Biology and Pharmacology, UT Southwestern  TBA Nicholas Conrad, Ph.D.
Oct. 7
Oct. 14 Jessica Moreland, M.D., Division Chief, Pediatric Critical Care MedicineUT Southwestern  TBA Nicholas Conrad, Ph.D.
Oct. 21
Oct. 28 Sing Sing Way, M.D., Ph.D.Pauline and Lawson Reed Chair, Division of Infectious Diseases, Associate Professor, UC Department of Pediatrics  TBA Neal Alto, Ph.D.
Nov. 4
Nov. 11
Nov. 18 Kimberly Reynolds, Ph.D.Assistant Professor, Green Center for Systems Biology, UT Southwestern  TBA Nicholas Conrad, Ph.D.
Nov. 25 No Seminar
Dec. 2
Dec. 9
Dec. 16
Dec. 23 No Seminar
Dec. 30 No Seminar
Jan. 6 Dawn M. Wetzel, M.D., Ph.D., Assistant Professor, Department of Pediatrics and PharmacologyUT Southwestern TBA Nicholas Conrad, Ph.D.
Jan. 13
Jan. 20
Jan. 27
Feb. 3 Philip R. Hardwidge, Ph.D.Associate Professor, Department of Medicine Pathobiology, Kansas State University TBA Vanessa Sperandio, Ph.D.
Feb. 10
Feb. 17
Feb. 24
Mar. 3
Mar. 10
Mar. 17 Karen Ottemann, Ph.D.Chair / Professor, Department of Microbiology and Environmental Toxicology, University of California - Santa Cruz  TBA David Hendrixson, Ph.D.
Mar. 24
Apr. 1 **University Lecture Series**
Gary Nabel, M.D., Ph.D., Chief Scientific Officer, Sanofi Pharmaceuticals 
Sulkin Visiting Professor
TBA Michael Norgard, Ph.D.
Apr. 2 **Special Seminar Day**
Gary Nabel, M.D., Ph.D., Chief Scientific Officer, Sanofi Pharmaceuticals
Sulkin Visiting Professor 
TBA Michael Norgard, Ph.D.
Apr. 7 Lee-Ann Allen, Ph.D., Professor, Internal Medicine and Microbiology, 
University of Iowa 
TBA Jessica Moreland, Ph.D.
Apr. 14
Apr. 21
Apr. 28
May 5 David S. Weiss, Ph.D.Assistant Professor, Division of Infectious Diseases, Department of Medicine, Emory University School of Medicine TBA (BWF) Vanessa Sperandio, Ph.D.
May 12 Heran Darwin, Ph.D., Associate Professor, Department of Microbiology, NYU Langone Medical Center TBA (BWF) Kim Orth, Ph.D.
May 19 Sara Cherry, Ph.D., Associate Professor, Department of Microbiology, University of Pennsylvania Using high throughout screening to host factors involved in immunity Julie Pfeiffer, Ph.D.
May 26

The series is sponsored, in part, by an educational grant from Thermo Fisher.