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.
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 Evidence Integration, Data Science, and the HIV Treatment Cascade

12:00 p.m. to 1:00 p.m.

Joe Hogan, Sc.D.
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.m.

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