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Penn Center for AIDS Research

Penn CFAR 2012 - 2013 Seminar Series

Each academic year, the Penn CFAR's Administrative Core coordinates a monthly Seminar Series. Outside speakers from the clinical, behavioral and basic sciences are invited to give talks on the many topics surrounding HIV/AIDS research and the pandemic/epidemic.

Past CFAR Seminar Series

Penn CFAR Seminar Series 2012 - 2013

Wed, Sept 19 O-glycosylation of HIV, SIV, Influenza and other enveloped viruses. A new unifying principal of virology? Or a tortuous trail of deception?
12:00 p.m. to 1:00 p.m.
Austrian Auditorium,
Clinical Research Building
Ronald C. Desrosiers, PhD
Professor of Microbiology and Immunology
Harvard Medical School
Co-Sponsored with the Department of Microbiology
   
Thurs, Dec 13 Pharmacogenomics of HIV Therapy
12:00 p.m. to 1:00 p.m.
Reunion Auditorium,
John Morgan Building
David W. Haas, MD
Professor of Medicine; Pharmacology; Pathology, Microbiology, and Immunology
Vanderbilt University School of Medicine
Co-Sponsored with HIV Grand Rounds
   
Tues, Jan 15 Innate immune responses in HIV infection
4:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m.
Austrian Auditorium,
Clinical Research Building
Marcus Altfeld, MD, PhD
Professor of Medicine
Harvard Medical School
The Ragon Institute of MGH, MIT and Harvard
Co-Sponsored with the Immunology Graduate Group and HIV Grand Rounds
   
Thurs, Feb 7
Analysis of immune correlates of protection in the RV144 HIV vaccine efficacy trial

12:00 p.m. to 1:00 p.m.
Class of '62 Auditorium,
John Morgan Building

Peter Gilbert, PhD
Principal Investigator of the Statistical Data Management Center
HIV Vaccine Trials Network at SCHARP
Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center
Co-Sponsored with HIV Grand Rounds
 
Wed, Feb 20
Structure and Function of the Human Immunodeficiency Virus Envelope Glycoproteins
12:00 p.m. to 1:00 p.m.
Austrian Auditorium,
Clinical Research Building
Joseph G. Sodroski, MD
Professor of Immunology and Infectious Diseases
Dana-Farber Cancer Institute, Harvard
Co-Sponsored with the Department of Microbiology and HIV Grand Rounds
 
Thurs, Mar 14
Costs, consequences and feasibility of meetings the Year 2015 goals of the National HIV/AIDS Strategy
12:00 p.m. to 1:00 p.m.
Class of '62 Auditorium,
John Morgan Building
David Holtgrave, PhD
Professor and Chair, Department of Health, Behavior, and Society
Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health
Co-Sponsored with HIV Grand Rounds
 
Wed, Apr 17
HIV Accessory Proteins and Their Cellular Targets: Starved for Attention
12:00 p.m. to 1:00 p.m.
Austrian Auditorium,
Clinical Research Building
Nathaniel R. Landau, DPhil, PhD
Professor of Microbiology
NYU Langone Medical Center
Co-Sponsored with the Department of Microbiology
 
Tues, May 21 Humoral responses to HIV-1 neutralizing epitopes
4:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m.
Austrian Auditorium,
Clinical Research Building
Garnett Kelsoe, DSc, MS, MS
Professor of Immunology
Duke University School of Medicine
   
Thurs, June 20 Developmental Pilot Highlights Seminar
1:00 p.m. to 2:00 p.m.
Room 252,
Biomedical Research Building II/III

Paul Bates, PhD
Pilot Project: NFkB activation by Tetherin
Virginia Stallings, MD
Pilot Project: Botswana Vitamin D Supplementation Study in HIV/AIDS