MMG - IMM Joint Scientific Retreat February 16, 2016, 8:00 am - 7:30 pm University Club

Date: 
February 16, 2016, 8:00 am - 7:30 pm
Location: 
University Club
123 University Place

The Department of Microbiology and Molecular Genetics and The Department of Immunology will hold a joint Scientific Retreat on Tuesday, February 16, 2016 – 8:00 am-7:30 pm.  The retreat will be held at The University Club, which is located on campus at 123 University Place.

The focus will be on immunology of infectious disease and host-pathogen interactions at every level with the goals of promoting interaction and enhancing research and collaboration between investigators and trainees in our two departments. 

We’re please to announce that speakers will include:  Drs. Vaughn Cooper, Timothy Hand, Robert Hendricks, William Klimstra, Seema Lakdawala, Douglas Reed, Anthony Richardson, Ivona Vasile-Pandrea, and John Williams.

Although the Poster sessions will be held in the morning and afternoon, posters will remain displayed throughout the reception which will conclude the day’s event. Program details and registration information are available at www.immunology-events.pitt.edu.  

PLEASE NOTE:  ON-LINE REGISTRATION IS NOW OPEN …  BE SURE TO INDICATE IF YOU PLAN TO ATTEND LUNCH AND/OR THE RECEPTION.

So on behalf of the Retreat Committee (Drs. Jennifer Bomberger, William Klimstra, Karen Norris, Saumen Sarkar, Mark Shlomchik and Tom Smithgall), we hope you’ll mark your calendars and consider joining us for this unique opportunity to interact with colleagues, share ideas and promote our common research interests.