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MICaB Invited Speaker Seminar Series

Spring Semester 2024
Mondays at 12:00 noon

All seminars will be live streamed through the Zoom link below.

Hybrid In-person/Zoom seminars will be held in: 1-125 Cancer & Cardiovascular Research Building (CCRB) – 2231 6th St SE (Across from Huntington Bank Stadium) unless otherwise noted

Meeting ID: 971 2390 2854
Passcode: vH3x1F


January 22: Hybrid Seminar

Dr. Ian Parish


Peter MacCallum Cancer Centre, Victoria, Australia

Host: Vaiva Vezys (vvezys@umn.edu 


January 29: Hybrid Seminar

Marco Colonna, MD


Pathology & Immunology, Washington University in St. Louis

Host: Jesse Williams, PhD (jww@umn.edu)


February 5: Hybrid Seminar

Kavi Mehta, PhD


Department of Comparative Biosciences, University of Wisconsin, Madison, WI

Host: Kevin Lang, PhD (klang@umn.edu)


February 12: Hybrid Seminar

Jen Philips, PhD 


Department of Pathology & Immunology, Washington University in St. Louis

Host: Tyler Bold, PhD (tbold@umn.edu 


February 19: Hybrid Seminar

Rahm Gummuluru, PhD


Department of Virology, Immunology & Microbiology, Boston University, Boston, MA

Host: Kathleen Boris-Lawrie, PhD (kbl@umn.edu)


February 26: Hybrid Seminar

Wan-Lin Lo, PhD


Department of Microbiology and Immunology, University of Utah, Salt Lake City, UT

Host: Steve Jameson, PhD (james024@umn.edu)


March 11: Hybrid Seminar

Jeremy Rock, PhD


Immunology, Virology, and Microbiology, The Rockefeller University, New York, NY

Host: Tony Baughn, PhD (abaughn@umn.edu)


March 18: Hybrid Seminar

Jonathan Maltzman, MD,PhD


Associate Professor, Medicine - Nephrology, Stanford Medical School




William DePas, PhD


Department of Pediatrics, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA

Host: Kyle Costa, PhD (kcosta@umn.edu 


April 1: Hybrid Seminar

Marina Pasca di Magliano, PhD


Department of Surgery, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI

Host: Ingunn Stromnes, PhD (ingunn@umn.edu)


April 8: Hybrid Seminar

Blanca Barquera, PhD


Department of Biological Sciences and Chemistry and Chemical Biology, Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute, Troy, NY

Host: Jannell Bazurto, PhD (jbazurto@umn.edu)


April 15: Hybrid Seminar

Stephen Carpenter, MD, PhD


Division of Infectious Diseases & HIV Medicine, Department of Medicine, Case Western Reserve University, Cleveland, OH

Host: Tyler Bold, PhD (tbold@umn.edu) 


April 22: Hybrid Seminar

Kelly Doran, PhD


Department of Immunology & Microbiology, University of Colorado Anschutz School of Medicine

Host: Julia Willett, PhD (jwillett@umn.edu)


April 29: Hybrid Seminar

Steven Van Dyken, PhD


Department of Pathology & Immunology, Washington University in St. Louis

Host: Tanya Freedman, PhD (tfreedma@umn.edu)




Jointly sponsored by the Department of Microbiology and Immunology and the Center for Immunology. 


Student Seminar Series

Fall 2024 Seminar Schedule will be posted in late August.

Cancer Center Seminar Series

To view the Masonic Cancer Center Seminar Series, click here.


In person or online via Zoom as noted.