2015-2016 Stanford Immunology Seminar Series

Tuesdays 4:30-5:30PM in ALWAY M106

Sean Bendall


September 29, 2015


Massively Multiplexed Cellular Analysis in Human Health and Disease

Michelle Krogsgaard

New York University

October 6, 2015

Engineering T cell receptors for effective immunotherapy of cancer

Arthur Weiss


October 13, 2015

Regulation of the Initiation of TCR Signaling

Aviv Regev

Broad Institute, MIT/ Harvard

October 20, 2015


Alejandro Balazs

Ragon Institute, MGH/ MIT/ Harvard

October 27, 2015


Title TBD

Jonathan Maltzman

Stanford University

November 3, 2015

Tregs - more FOXes than Foxp3

Ajay Chawla


November 10, 2015

Innate mechanisms of thermogenesis

Ronald Levy

Stanford University

November 17, 2015

Using the immune system to treat cancer. Targeting the tumor and targeting the host.

Sarkis Mazmanian

California Institute of Technology

December 1, 2015

Gene-Environment Interactions Mediate Microbiome Control of Mucosal Immunology

Russell Vance

UC Berkeley

January 12, 2016

Innate immunity to intracellular bacterial pathogens

Judy Van de Water

UC Davis

January 19, 2016

Immunobiology of autism spectrum disorders: How does the immune system shape behavior?

Carl June

University of Pennsylvania

January 26, 2016

CAR T cells for leukemia: lessons from outliers

Holbrook Kohrt

Stanford University

February 2, 2016

Innate immunotherapy: from bench research to clinical trials

Anthony Fauci


February 16, 2016

Title TBD

Sing Sing Way

Cincinnati Children’s Hospital

February 23, 2016

Title TBD

Michel Nussenzweig

Rockefeller University

March 1, 2016

Title TBD

Steve Kleinstein

Yale University

March 8, 2016

Title TBD

Shane Crotty

La Jolla Institute for Allergy and Immunology

March 29, 2016

Regulation of T follicular helper (Tfh) CD4 T cells in the context of vaccines and infections

Eva Harris

UC Berkeley

April 5, 2016

Title TBD

Alexander Rudensky

Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center

April 12, 2016

Differentiation and function of regulatory T cells

Paul Allen

Washington University in St. Louis

April 19, 2016

Title TBD

George Georgiou

University of Texas- Austin

April 26, 2016

Title TBD

Mariana Kaplan

Autoimmunity Branch, NIAMS/NIH

May 3, 2016

Title TBD

Louis Picker

Oregon Health & Science University

May 10, 2016

Cytomegalovirus Vectors:  Exceptional Efficacy from Unconventional Cellular Immune Responses

Robert Schreiber

Washington University in St. Louis

May 17, 2016

Using Cancer-Specific Neoantigens to Personalize Cancer Immunotherapy

Kai Wucherpfennig

Harvard Medical School

May 24, 2016

In vivo discovery of targets for cancer immunotherapy

Michael Snyder

Stanford University

May 31, 2016

Title TBD