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Cytokine Interest Group Symposium
"Barrier Immunity and Repair"

September 18, 2013
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Agenda

Organized by Tom Wynn, Yasmine Belkaid, and Jason Brenchley

8:00-8:30 am Arrival - Registration/Coffee
8:30-8:40 am Welcome (introduction of Chris Evan's, Tom Wynn)
8:40 - 9:20 am Dr. Christopher Evans - University of Colorado
"Airway Mucins: Barriers and bridges in first line defense"
9:20 - 9:40 am Dr. Dan Barber - NIAID
"Pulmonary CD4 T cell responses against Mycobacterium tuberculosis"
9:40 - 10:00 am Dr. Tim Hand - NIAID
"Gastrointestinal infection induces long-lived microbiota-specific T cell Responses"
10:00 - 10:20 am Coffee Break
10:20 - 10:40 am Dr. Zachery Klase - NIAID
"Translocation of dysbiotic bacteria in progressive SIV infection"
10:40 - 11:00 am Dr. Luke Barron - NIAID
"Macrophages are necessary to maintain pro-fibrotic Th2 immune responses in mucosal tissues"
11:00 - 11:20 am Dr. Ivan Fuss - NIAID
"Pregnancy specific glycoprotein 1 (PSG1) can activate TGF-Β and suppress an experimental model of colitis"
11:20 - 11:40 am Dr. Abhi Kole - NIAID
"Role of Type-1 interferons in the control T cell transfer colitis"
11:40 am - 12:00 pm Dr. Michael Otto - NIAID
"Phenol-soluble modulins - staphylococcal pro-inflammatory toxins"
12:00 - 1:00 pm LUNCH
1:00 - 1:20 pm Dr. Giorgio Trinchieri - NCI
"Local and Systemic Effects of Gut Microbiota"
1:20 - 1:40 pm Dr. Jake Estes - SAIC-Frederic, Inc
"HIV/SIV infection: Linking GI damage directly to immune activation"
1:40 - 2:00 pm Dr. Giuseppe Sciume
"Roles of STAT5 and STAT4 in innate lymphoid cells homeostasis and function"
2:00 - 2:20 pm Coffee Break
2:20 - 2:30 pm Welcome and introduction of Fiona Powrie (Yasmine Belkaid)
2:30 - 3:30 pm Dr. Fiona Powrie - University of Oxford
Guest Speaker for Immunology Interest Group Series

"Intesinal homeostasis and its breakdown in IBD"

General Information

For conference related questions please contact Tom Wynn
301.496.4758

Location


Building 50
1st floor conference room
(outside coffee shop)

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