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Penn Center for AIDS Research

Penn CFAR 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 2014 - 2015

Wed, Nov 19 An SIV Model of HIV Eradication: Role of Myeloid Cells in HIV Latency

12:00p.m. to 1:00 p.m.
Austrian Auditorium,
Clinical Research Building

Janice Clements, PhD
Vice Dean for Faculty
Mary Wallace Stanton Professor of Faculty Affairs
Professor, Molecular and Comparative Pathobiology
Co-Sponsored with the Department of Microbiology
   
Mon, Nov 24 Oral Vaccination for AIDS prevention in Rhesus Macaques

3:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m.
Class of '62,
John Morgan Building

Anna Aldovini, MD
Associate Professor of Pediatrics
Boston Children's Hospital and Harvard Medical School
Co-Sponsored with the Gene Therapy and Vaccine Program at Penn
   
Wed, Jan 21 Twists and Turns: Ebola Virus and a Vaccine

12:00 p.m. to 1:00 p.m.
Austrian Auditorium,
Clinical Research Building

Nancy J. Sullivan, Ph.D.
Senior Investigator
Chief, Biodefense Research Section
Vaccine Research Center, NIAID/NIH

   
Wed, Feb 18 The Influence of Immunogenetic Variation on Human Disease

12:00 p.m. to 1:00p.m.
Austrian Auditorium,
Clinical Research Building

Mary Carrington, Ph.D.
Director
Basic Science Program
Frederick National Laboratory for Cancer Research

   
Mon, March 2 Correlates of Risk in HIV Infection

3:30 p.m. to 4:30 p.m.
1200A Colket Translational Research Building, CHOP

Douglas Nixon, M.D., Ph.D.
Walter G. Ross Professor and Chair
Department of Microbiology, Immunology, and Tropical Medicine
George Washington School of Medicine

   
Thu, April 9 HIV Persistence During ART: When, Where and How HIV Hides

12:00 p.m. to 1:00 p.m
Reunion Hall, John Morgan Building

Nicolas Chomont, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor
Department of Microbiology, Infectiology, and Immunology
University of Montreal

   
Tue, April 28 Programming Killer Antibodies

4:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m. Austrian Auditorium,
Clinical Research Building

Galit Alter, Ph.D.
Associate Professor of Medicine
Harvard Medical School

   
Thu, May 14 The Role of Biostatistics and Data Science in Improving HIV Care, Treatment, and Outcomes in Resource-Constrained Environments

12:00 p.m. to 1:00 p.m10th floor
Smilow Center for Translational Research

Joe Hogan, Sc.D.
Professor
Department of Biostatistics
Brown University School of Public Health

   
Thu, May 21

Addressing Challenges to HIV Adherence Research and Practice in
Low-Resource Settings

12:00 p.m. to 1:00 p.m10th floor
Smilow Center for Translational Research

Robert Remien, Ph.D.
Professor of Clinical Psychology
Columbia University Medical Center