Fall 2017 Seminar Series
               To be included on the e-mail distribution
                 or if you should have questions, please contact:
                      Tammy Waltz at twaltz@lsuhsc.edu or (504) 568-4064
                   Seminars are scheduled Monday at 12:00 pm
                 Medical Education Building (MEB)
              1901 Perdido Street, 6th Floor
                Room 6262/6258 (Access Grid Broadcast)



August 28

Boris Striepen, PhD
Professor of Mircobiology & Immunology
Department of Pathobiology
School of Veterinary Medicine
University of Pennsylvania
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
“Cryptosporidium: Genetics for a Leading Global Cause of Diarrhea in Children”

September 4

Labor Day: No Seminar 

September 18

Michael Hagensee, MD, PhD
Professor of Medicine
Departments of Medicine and Microbiology, Immunology & Parasitology
LSU Health Sciences Center - NO
"HPV and Anal Cancer: What Can We Learn From the Butt?"

September 25

Namita Rout, PhD
Assistant Professor                                                             
Division of Immunology
Tulane National Primate Research Center
“MAIT Cells in Infectious Diseases.”

October 2
Graduate Student Presentation: Hannah Albritton
“Humoral immunity to genital Chlamydia trachomatis: Why studying antibodies at the site of a localized infection is important”
October 9

J. Cameron Thrash, PhD  
Assistant Professor                                                                               Rescheduled to
Department of Biological Sciences                                                         December 4th
LSU - Baton Rouge
"Hunting Microbes Upon the Coastal Sea"

October 23

Zhen Lin, MD, PhD
Assistant Professor of Pathology
Department of Pathology
Tulane University School of Medicine, Tulane Cancer Center and
Louisiana Cancer Research Center
"Comprehensive Omics Analyses of Virus-Associated Human Cancers"

November 6 Graduate Student Presentation: Vincent Maffei
November 20

Jennifer Lodge, PhD
Division of Biology and Biomedical Sciences
Washington University
St. Louis, Missouri

December 4
J. Cameron Thrash, PhD  
Assistant Professor
Department of Biological Sciences                                                                  
LSU - Baton Rouge
"Hunting Microbes Upon the Coastal Sea"
December 18 Graduate Student Presentation: Nouriath Ningbinnin

 Locations may change.
Please read seminar announcements carefully for specific details.