DESCRIPTION AND RULES
The aim of the SBI Immunology Course 2015 is to give attendees (professionals, post-doctoral fellows and students) a conceptual basis of selected themes of Immunology, taught by world-renowned immunologists. The course will be held at the congress venue as pre-meeting event organized in lectures whose themes were chosen based on the scientific program of the meeting. The course will have a restricted number of participants that will be selected by the Education Committee from the applications.
1- Trainees can be professionals, post-doctoral fellows or students (Undergraduate, Master or Ph.D.).
2- Trainees must be registered at the SBI Annual Congress and attendance at the meeting is mandatory.
3- Trainees must submit an application to the SBI Annual Congress, which will be evaluated for attendance to the course.
The course will be held at the meeting venue on October 23rd (afternoon) and 24th (morning) of 2015.
Check the details of the program here.
Friday – October 23rd
Helder Nakaya – USP – Computational Modeling of the Immune System
Jean-Luc Imler – CNRS-Strasbourg-France – Antimicrobial immunity in invertebrates
Marcelo Bozza – UFRJ – Pathogen control and tissue damage
Valerie Quesniaux -CNRS-Orleans-France – Balance Inflammation / Infection Control: examples of TNF and IL-1 family cytokines
Saturday – October 24th
Ana Caetano – UFMG – Mucosal Immunology
Russell Vance – UC Berkeley-USA –Innate Immune sensing
Amanda Jamieson – Brown University-USA – Vaccines
Jonathan Kagan – Harvard University-USA – Mapping the subcellular sites of innate immune signal transduction