Dept. of MMI to Bring 4 Faculty Candidates to Campus

During the month of February, the Department of Medical Microbiology & Immunology will be hosting 4 facultycandidates. Each candidate will give a seminar to the Department to showcase their research.

Seminars will take place in 1520 MSB from Noon – 1:30 PM.

FEB 6 

“Clostridioides difficile Subverts Nutritional Immunity through Formation of Iron Storage Organelles”
Dr. Hualiang Pi
Postdoctoral Fellow
Vanderbilt University


FEB 13

“Commensal microbes fortify skin barrier”
Dr. Aayushi Uberoi
Postdoctoral Fellow
University of Pennsylvania



FEB 20

“Neutrophil-driven immunosuppressive feedback loops underlying susceptibility to M. tuberculosis”
Dr. Dmitri Kotov
Postdoctoral Researcher
University of California, Berkeley



FEB 27 

“Deconstructing Mechanisms of Diet-Microbiota-Immune Interactions”
Dr. Margaret Alexander
Postdoctoral Fellow
University of California, San Francisco