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MMI 2012 Events Archive

Third Annual Diane Taylor Lectureship in Microbiology

R. Vance

Dr. Russell E. Vance, Assistant Professor, Immunology & Pathogenesis, University of California, Berkeley

"Innate immune detection of intracellular bacterial pathogens"

Monday, December 3, 2012

Tyrrell Lectureship in Infection & Immunity Day

J. Yewdell
Dr. Jonathan W. Yewdell, Senior Investigator, National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases

"Advantages in Immunology: Translating DRiPs"
Monday, November 5, 2012

Tuesday, November 6, 2012

Lunch & Learn
Dr. Jonathan W. Yewdell
"How to Succeed in Science without Really Trying"

2012 Gairdner Foundation

A special thank you to Dr. Lorne Tyrrell and the Gairdner Foundation for all of their efforts at making this another successful event! Congratulations to
Dr. Lorne Babiuk, OC, SOM, PhD, DSc, FRSC, Vice-President (Research) and who is cross-appointed in our department. He has won the 2012 Canada Gairdner Wightman Award. For more on Dr. Babiuk's award please click here.

Summer Student Research Day

2012 Summer StudentsThe annual MMI Summer Student Research Day took place on Monday, August 13 from 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm in the upper Katz atrium. Our undergraduate Summer Students presented their work in the form of poster displays. Their posters were very impressive and the afternoon turned out to be very informative and educational. Prizes were awarded for the top four posters: Justin Okerman (Shmulevitz lab), Katelynn Rowe (Ingham lab), Sydney Rudko (Pukatzki lab), Kayla Thew (Ingham lab).

Our thanks to Drs. Stefan Pukatzki and Maya Shmulevitz for organizing this event, our judges and to Tabitha Vasquez, Alliston Findlay and Chantel MacDonald who made sure everything went smoothly.

ImmuNet Retreat 2012

This year's Retreat was held at the Oasis Centre, 10990 177 Street, Edmonton on June 21st.

Li Ka Shing Institute of Virology and Gairdner Foundation Symposium

May 31 & June 1, 2012, Allard Theatre, Katz Centre for Health Research, University of Alberta

Public Lecture Keynote:
Patrick Lee, Dalhousie University
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