"Eosinophil Activities in Allergic Inflammation: A Changing Paradigm"
James J. Lee, Ph.D.
Professor, Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology
"Experimental Infections of Natural Hosts to Understand Infectious Disease"
Richard A. Bowen, D.V.M., Ph.D.
Professor, Department of Biomedical Sciences
Colorado State University
Fort Collins, CO
"From retroviruses to herpesviruses: my studies of CNS infections in Peru"
Joseph Zunt, M.D., M.P.H.
Professor, Global Health and Neurology
Adjunct Professor, Epidemiology
Harborview Medical Center, University of Washington
"The Living Lung Platform: A Novel Approach to Studying Q Fever Pathogenesis"
Daniel E. Voth, Ph.D.
Associate Professor, Department of Microbiology & Immunology
University of Arkansasfor Medical Sciences (UAMS)
"A new paradigm in intestinal epithelial self-defense: changes in actin dynamics regulated by villin and gelsolin are determinants of host defense"
Seema Khurana, Ph.D.
Professor, Department of Biology and Biochemistry
University of Houston
Baylor College of Medicine
14th BASIC SCIENCE DISTINGUISHED SEMINAR SPEAKER
"Challenges in next-generation metagenomics: refining the microbiome/virome characterization for known species, and chasing the unknown"
"Infidelity is Bad for Coronavirus Relationships: Targeting Proofreading"
Mark R. Denison, M.D.
Professor, Department of Pediatrics
Craig-Weaver Chair in Pediatrics
Department of Pathology, Microbiology and Immunology
Vanderbilt University, School of Medicine
Vanderbilt University Medical Center
"Epithelial Stem Cell Repair of Colonic Ulceration"
Terrence A. Barrett, M.D.
Chief, Division of Gastroenterology
University of Kentucky, School of Medicine
"T cell vaccinology: from cytokines to stroma"
Ross Kedl, Ph.D.
Professor, Department of Immunology & Microbiology
University of Colorado, School of Medicine, Anschutz Medical Campus
"Vaccines, Autism and Blue Marble Health"
Peter Jay Hotez, M.D., Ph.D.
Professor, Department of Pediatrics and Molecular Virology & Immunology
Baylor College of Medicine
"Rift Valley fever virus NSs: A new role in co-packaging of viral genome segments and vaccine development"
Kaori Terasaki, PhD
University of Texas Medical Branch
"Emergence potential for arboviruses of the Florida Everglades"
Durland Fish, Ph.D.
Professor Emeritus of Microbial Diseases
Professor of Forestry and Environmental Studies
Yale School of Public Health
New Haven, CT
Marvin Whiteley, Ph.D.
Professor, Molecular Biosciences
Director, John Ring LaMontagne Center for Infectious Disease
The University of Texas at Austin
"Defective viral genomes as determinants of virus and host fate during viral infections"
Carolina B. Lopez, Ph.D.
Associate Professor of Microbiology and Immunology
Department of Pathobiology, School of Veterinary Medicine
University of Pennsylvania
16th AAI Annual Meeting-Immunology