Department of Tropical Medicine Events


Academic Year 2014-2015


Department of Tropical Medicine Seminar Series

JBJ Conference Room, 504

12:30pm - 1:30pm

September 22, 2014
"Neuropeptides, flux theory, and regulation of juvenile hormone synthesis in mosquitoes"
Fernando Noriega, PhD

September 29, 2014
General faculty meeting

October 6, 2014
"More detailed views of mosquito oogenesis and blood meal digestion"
Jun Isoe, PhD
University of Arizona

October 13, 2014
"In vitro susceptibility of P. falciparum to HSP90 inhibitors"
Claribel Murillo-Solano, PhD Student

October 20, 2014
DTM Curriculum Retreat

October 27, 2014
"Combating antibiotic resistance with synthetic molecular evolution: Engineering a new generation of peptide antibodies"
William Wimley, PhD
Tulane SoM

November 3, 2014
ASTMH Annual Meeting

November 7, 2014 - Special Seminar - 11:00am
"NIH application process and funding opportunities, with emphasis on DMID programs"
Adriana Costero-Saint Denis, PhD

November 10, 2014
"Chagas disease control: Can we meet the goals of the London declaration on neglected tropical diseases?"
Eric Dumonteil, PhD
Universidad Autonoma de Yucatán

November 17, 2014
"Distinct essential functions for polyamine biosynthesis enzymes in malaria parasite blood and mosquito development stage"
Shaymaa Abdalal, PhD Student

November 24, 2014
"The Candida albicans vacuole: a story of virulence, drugs, and exploitation"
Glen Palmer, PhD

December 1, 2014
"A nanoparticle delivery of P. falciparum Pfs25 induced potent malaria transmission blocking immunity"
Rajesh Kumar, PhD

December 8, 2014
Juan Martinez, PhD


2013-2014 Department of Tropical Medicine Seminars

*The DTM Seminar schedule was last updated November 24, 2014*


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