Past Events: 2020

Tuesday, December 15, 2020 - 12:00pm

Dr. Jacquelyn Evans, PhD, Postdoctoral Research Associate Training (PRAT) Fellow, Ostrander Laboratory, Dog Genome Project, National Human Genome Research Institute, National Institutes of Health

"Genetic investigation of hematopoietic cancer risk in a canine model"

Thursday, December 10, 2020 - 3:00pm

Infectious Disease Forum: A Prickly Problem: what does a runny nose mean for disease outcome?

Dr. Sara Childs-Sanford, Department of Clinical Sciences

Dr. Mason Jager, Microbiology & Immunology, Baker Institute for Animal Health

Dr. Colin Parrish, Microbiology & Immunology, Baker Institute for Animal Health

with special guest appearance from

Dr. David Needle, New Hampshire Veterinary Diagnostic Lab, Univ. of New Hampshire

Tuesday, December 8, 2020 - 6:00pm

Join us for the next installment of the Equine Seminar Series featuring Dr. Heidi Reesink presenting "Is My Horse Lame? Identifying Subtle Lameness in Horses"

Cornell's Equine Hospital, the New York State 4-H Horse Program and Cornell Cooperative Extension are proud to host the Equine Seminar Series. Held on the second Tuesday of most months, equine experts share important equine health and management information.

The seminars are free to attend and open to the public. 

Join webinar...

Tuesday, December 8, 2020 - 4:00pm

Michele Battle, PhD

Associate Professor, Department of Cell Biology, Neurobiology & Anatomy
Medical College of Wisconsin

"Novel Roles for GATA Factors in Gastrointestinal Tract Homeostasis and Disease"

Hosted by Dr. Praveen Sethupathy

Friday, December 4, 2020 - 12:15pm

“T cell differentiation and dysfunction in tumors”

Friday, December 4, 2020 - 12:15pm

“T cell differentiation and
dysfunction in tumors”

Tuesday, December 1, 2020 - 12:00pm

Dr. Leslie Lyons, PhD, Gilbreath-McLorn Endowed Professor of Comparative Medicine, Dept. of Veterinary Medicine & Surgery, University of Missouri-Columbia

"Precision Medicine and Genomic Resources for Domestic Cats"

Tuesday, November 24, 2020 - 12:00pm

Dr. Christine A. King, PhD, Assistant Professor of Microbiology and Immunology, Suny Upstate Medical Center

"HHV8* induced activation of pro-inflammatory tissue resident mast cells; Implications for Kaposi sarcoma disease development and maintenance"

Sunday, November 22, 2020 - 1:00pm

Microbiology and Immunology supports Black In Immuno Week

Sunday, November 22 - Saturday, November 28, 2020


Friday, November 20, 2020 - 12:15pm

Polyparasitism in school-aged children living in the schistosomiasis endemic focus of Muyuka-Cameroon: a cross-sectional study on infection outcomes and determinants

Wednesday, November 18, 2020 - 4:00pm

Fall 2020 Antimicrobial Resistance Seminar Series

Wednesday, November 18, 2020 - 3:00pm

Join us for virtual presentations on research funded by the
Harry M. Zweig Memorial Fund for Equine Research at 
Cornell University's College of Veterinary Medicine.

Register in advance to recieve the Zoom link.
More information is available at

Bettina Wagner, DVM, Dr. med. vet. habil.
Professor and Chair
Department of Population Medicine and...

Tuesday, November 17, 2020 - 12:00pm

Dr. SarahCaddy, VetMB, PhD, Wellcome Trust Clinical ResearchCareer Development Fellow, Cambridge Institute for Therapeutic Immunology and Infectious Disease, Senior Research Fellow, Magdalene College.

"Unraveling mysterious interactions between viruses and antibodies: Molecular mechanisms and importance in vaccination"

Friday, November 13, 2020 - 1:15pm

Immunologic regulation of immunity, inflammation, and cancer

Wednesday, November 11, 2020 - 4:00pm

Fall 2020 Antimicrobial Resistance Seminar Series

Wednesday, November 11, 2020 - 12:00pm

Dr. Susan Hafenstein, PhD, Director of the Center for Structural Biology; Huck Chair of Structural Virology; Professor of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology, Penn State College of Medicine

"High resolution cryo EM analysis of human papillomavirus describes capsid flexibility and reveals minor structural protein"

Friday, November 6, 2020 - 1:15pm

“Protective and pathogenic T cell responses to Mycobacterium tuberculosis infection”

Wednesday, November 4, 2020 - 12:00pm

Fall 2020 Antimicrobial Resistance Seminar Series

Tuesday, November 3, 2020 - 4:00pm

Immune Response to SARS - CoV2

Akiko Iwasaki, PhD

Waldemar Von Zedtwitz Professor of Immunobiology and Molecular, Cellular and Developmental Biology; Professor of Molecular Cellular and Developmental Biology; Investigator, Howard Hughes Medical Institute

Hosted by: Diverse Interdisciplinary Student Council (DISC)

Friday, October 30, 2020 - 12:00pm

Immunological Memory: the key to returning to normalcy