Frontiers in Basic Immunology: 2018
Event Sep 27 - Sep 28, 2018
Location: Bethesda, MD, USA
The Center for Cancer Research at the National Cancer Institute is hosting a two-day national symposium entitled " Frontiers in Basic Immunology: 2018." The program includes recent advances in the field and should be an exciting forum for discussion and debate on the current understanding of basic immunological mechanisms.
Sessions and speakers include:
• Lymphocyte Development
Chairs: Remy Bosselut and Larry Samelson
o Luigi Notarangelo (NIAID), Jakub Abramson (Weizmann Institute), Avinash Bhandoola (NCI), Hyun Park (NCI), Thomas Boehm (Max Planck Institute of Immunobiology and Epigenetics), Al Singer (NCI), Vanja Lazarevic (NCI)
• Signaling Pathways and Molecular Mechanisms
Chairs: Hyun Park and Avinash Bhandoola
o Jon Ashwell(NCI), Andre Veillette (Molecular Oncology Research Unit, Montreal Clinical Research Institute), Jagan Muppidi (NCI), Larry Samelson (NCI), Ludger Klein (Ludwig Maximilian University of Munich),
Anjana Rao (LaJolla Institute for Allergy and Immunology), David Schatz (Yale School of Medicine), Ranjan Sen (NIA)
• Lymphocyte Biology
Chairs: Jon Ashwell and Al Singer
o Stephen Jameson, (University of Minnesota Medical School), Jeff Zhu (NIAID), Remy Bosselut (NCI), David Wiest (Fox Chase Cancer Center), Luca Gattinoni (NCI), Peter Cresswell (Yale University School of Medicine),
Rafi Ahmed (Emory University), David Artis (Weill Cornell Medical College)
Call for Abstracts: Abstracts for consideration as poster presentations are welcome and due by August 24, 2018.
Online registration can be found at: https://ncifrederick.cancer.gov/Events/Conferences/Frontiers/Registration is free, but seating is limited so be sure to register early!
Please mark September 27-28, 2018, on your calendar for this exciting event and forward this email to colleagues.
For conference-related questions, please contact Julia Lam at firstname.lastname@example.org