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Department of Tropical Medicine Events

 

Academic Year 2014-2015

 

Department of Tropical Medicine Seminar Series

JBJ Conference Room, 504

12:30pm - 1:30pm

 


Spring 2015

January 13, 2015 - Special Seminar
"Stress response in Leishmania"
Miguel Morales, PhD
University of Notre Dame

January 26. 2015
"Critical role of macrophages in the pathogenesis of AIDS using the SIV/macaque model"
Marcelo Kuroda, MD, PhD
TNPRC

February 2, 2015
"Signal transduction and rickettsial infection of tick cells"
Natthida Petchampai, PhD
DTM

February 9, 2015
"The innate immune system in AIDS pathogenesis"
Amitinder Kaur, MD
NEPRC

February 23, 2015
"The reservoir host blame game: Misunderstandings, myths, and mistakes in the life cycle of Trypanosoma cruzi in the Southeastern United States"
Sam Jameson, PhD Student
DTM

March 2, 2015
"Dissecting promastigote to amastigote differentiation in Leishmania amazonensis"
Catherine Nation, PhD Student
DTM

March 9, 2015
Kevin Caillouet, PhD - Canceled
St. Tammany Parish Mosquito Abatement District

March 16, 2015
"Kuru, leprosy & other AIDS topics..."
Preston Marx, PhD
DTM

March 23, 2015
"Ebola: An update on diagnostics and therapy"
John Schieffelin, MD
Tulane

March 30, 2015
Spring Break

April 6, 2015
"The Perfect Complement for Dengue"
Berlin Londono, PhD
DTM

April 9, 2015 -- Special Seminar
"Synthetic DNA Vaccines for Difficult Infectious Disease Targets"
David B. Weiner, PhD
University of Pennsylvania

April 13, 2015
"Cryptic Species Revealed by Phylogeography of Triatoma dimidiata, the Main Chagas Vector in Central America"

Patricia Dorn, PhD
Loyola

April 20, 2015
General Faculty Meeting

April 27, 2015
"Population-Wide Malaria Testing and Treatment with Rapid Diagnostic Tests and Artemether-Lumefantrine in Southern Zambia: A Community Randomized Step-Wedge Control Trial Design"
Thomas Eisele, PhD
Tulane GHSD

May 4, 2015
Claudia Herrera, PhD
DTM

 

2013-2014 Department of Tropical Medicine Seminars

*The DTM Seminar schedule was last updated April 20, 2015*

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