Infection and Immunity Annual Symposium 2018
Keynotes: Timothy Connelley (Roslin Institute, University of Edinburgh) & Rob Heyderman (UCL)
School of Education, 35 Berkeley Square, rooms 4.10, 4.09 and the foyer
The Infection and Immunity Research Network is delighted to host its annual symposium on 5 January 2018, 9:30-14:00, in the Graduate School of Education. All staff and students across the University are warmly invited to attend.
The event will finish with a networking buffet lunch. Attendance is free, but registration is required.
Find the School of Education on the Google precinct map. Room 4.10 is on the fourth floor and is the large room located off the main foyer.
|09:30 - 10:00||arrival and welcome refreshments|
|10:00 - 10:05||Opening remarks: Dr Lindsay Nicholson (Network co-Lead)|
|Session 1: vaccination and humans||Chair TBC|
|10:05 - 10:25||
Adam Finn (Professor of Paediatrics, Bristol Medical School)
Attenuated nasal flu vaccine and bacterial carriage in children
|10:25 - 10:40||
Dr Rajeka Lazarus (UHB)
Memory B cell responses to pneumococcal vaccines in adults
|10:40 - 11:05||
Keynote 1: Rob Heyderman (UCL)
Control of pneumococcal colonisation at mucosal surfaces to generate herd protection
|11:05 - 11:25||break|
|Session 2: vaccination and animals||Chair TBC|
|11:25 - 11:40||
Mick Bailey (Professor of Comparative Immunology, Bristol Veterinary School)
Mucosal immunisation and the microbiome
|11:40 - 11:55||
Amy Thomas (PhD student, Bristol Veterinary School)
Characterisation and development of the bovine respiratory microbiome
|11:55 - 12:20||
Keynote 2: Timothy Connelley (Roslin Institute, University of Edinburgh)
|12:20 - 13:00||breakout sessions 1 & 2|
|13:00 - 13:35||lunch|
|13:35 - 13:45||reports on breakout sessions (5 mins each)|
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