Edinburgh Infectious Diseases
Edinburgh Infectious Diseases

Seminars

A list of seminars of relevance to researchers in infectious diseases.

Easter Bush Research Consortium seminar:  Genomic investigation of the genes underlying resistance to avian flu

When:  Wednesady 19 June 2019

Time:  1 pm

Where:  Main autditorium Roslin Institute, Easter Bush

Speaker:  Dr Jacqueline Smith, Roslin Institute

Host:  Ian Dunn

Inst. Immunology and Infection Research seminar series:  Mitochondrial double-stranded RNA triggers antiviral signalling in humans

When:  Thursday 20 June 2019

Time: 1 pm

Where:  Ashworth Labs, Lecture Theatre 3, King's Building's, Edinburgh

Speaker: Ashish Dhir, University of Oxford

Host: Sara Macias

Wellcome Centre for Cell Biology seminar: Ubiquitin in normal and cancer cell cycles

When:  Thursday 20 June 2019

Time:  2.00 pm

Where:  Michael Swann Building, S7.20, Kings Buildings

Speaker:  Michael Emanuele, Lineberger Comprehensive Cancer Center, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, USA

Host:  Tony Ly

Cell and Molecular Biology Monday Seminar Series: Response to Mg availability in Arabidopsis

When:  Monday 24 June 2019

Time:  12 pm

Where:  Daniel Rutherford Building, G.27 Lecture Theatre, King's Building's, Edinburgh

Speaker: Nathalie Verbruggen, Plant Physiology and Molecular Genetics, Faculté des Sciences, Universite Libre de Bruxelle

Host: Gerben van Ooijen

MRC Centre for Reproductive Health Seminar: Modelling and Targeting Advanced Prostate Cancer

When:  Monday 24 June 2019

Time:  12.30 pm

Where:  Queen's Medical Research Institute (QMRI), Wellcome Auditorium, 47 Little France Crescent, EH16 4TJ

Speaker: Yuzhuo Wang, BC Cancer Agency

Host: Bin-Zhi Qian

School of Biological Sciences Second Year Graduate Student Poster Day

When:  Wednesday 26 June 2019

Where:  Level 3 concourse, James Clerk Maxwell Building (Physics), Kings Buildings

Times: 

11 am to 1.30 pm – Insitutes of Cell Biology; Quantitative Biology, Biotechnology and Biochemistry; and Immunology and Infection Research

2.30 pm to 5 pm: Institutes of Evolutionary Biology; Molecular Plant Sciences; and Stem Cell Research

All welcome!

Wellcome Centre for Cell Biology Seminar: Centromeres: a double-edged sword that controls genome stability

When:  Friday 28 June 2019

Time:  2 pm

Where:  S7.20, Michael Swann Building, King's Building's, Edinburgh

Speaker: Daniele Fachinetti, Institut Curie, Paris

Host: JP Arulanandam / Dhanya Cheerambathur

MRC Centre for Reproductive Health Seminar

When:  Monday 1 July 2019

Time:  12.30 pm

Where:  Queen's Medical Research Institute (QMRI), Wellcome Auditorium, 47 Little France Crescent, EH16 4TJ

Speaker: Marianna Kruithof-de Julio, University of Bern

Host: Bin-Zhi Qian

Division of Infection & Pathway Medicine Seminar

When:  Monday 8 July 2019

Time:  12 pm

Where:  Seminar Room 4, Chancellor's Building, 49 Little France Crescent

Speaker: Nila Roy Choudhury, Infection Medicine, University of Edinburgh

Host: Gracjan Michlewski

MRC Centre for Reproductive Health Seminar

When:  Monday 19 August 2019

Time:  12.30 pm

Where:  Queen's Medical Research Institute (QMRI), Wellcome Auditorium, 47 Little France Crescent, EH16 4TJ

Speaker: Elizabeth A. (Ebbie) Stewart, Mayo Clinic

Host: Hilary Critchley

MRC Centre for Reproductive Health Seminar

When:  Monday 9 September 2019

Time:  12.30 pm

Where:  Queen's Medical Research Institute (QMRI), Wellcome Auditorium, 47 Little France Crescent, EH16 4TJ

Speaker: Daniel Fulton

Host: Veronique Miron

Division of Infection & Pathway Medicine Seminar: Multidrug-resistant Bacteria: A Worldwide Challenge

When:  Monday 16 September 2019

Time:  12 pm

Where:  Seminar Room 5, Chancellor's Building, 49 Little France Crescent, Edinburgh

Speaker: Juan Carlos Jimenez Castellanos, Infection Medicine, University of Edinburgh

Host: Thamarai Dorai-Schneiders

Institute of Evolutionary Biology Seminar

When:  Wednesday 18 September 2019

Time:  2 pm

Where:  Ashworth Labs, Lecture Theatre 3

Speaker: Tanja Schwander, Lausanne

Host: Laura Ross

MRC Centre for Reproductive Health Seminar

When:  Monday 23 September 2019

Time:  12.30 pm

Where:  Queen's Medical Research Institute (QMRI), Wellcome Auditorium, 47 Little France Crescent, EH16 4TJ

Speaker: Adrian Harris, University of Oxford

Host: Jeff Polard

Institute of Evolutionary Biology Seminar

When:  Wednesday 25 September 2019

Time:  2 pm

Where:  Ashworth Labs, Lecture Theatre 3

Speaker: TBA

Host: TBA

Division of Infection & Pathway Medicine Seminar

When:  Monday 30 September 2019

Time:  12 pm

Where:  Seminar Room 5, Chancellor's Building, 49 Little France Crescent, Edinburgh

Speaker: Henry McSorley, Chancellor's Fellow, Centre for Inflammation Research, University of Edinburgh

Host: Richard Sloan

Institute of Evolutionary Biology Seminar

When:  Wednesday 2 October 2019

Time:  2 pm

Where:  Ashworth Labs, Lecture Theatre 3

Speaker: Jacek Radwan, AMU Poznan

Host: Josephine Pemberton

MRC Centre for Reproductive Health Seminar

When:  Monday 7 October 2019

Time:  12.30 pm

Where:  Queen's Medical Research Institute (QMRI), Wellcome Auditorium, 47 Little France Crescent, EH16 4TJ

Speaker: Ian Adams

Host: Niki Gray

Institute of Evolutionary Biology Seminar

When:  Wednesday 9 October 2019

Time:  2 pm

Where:  Ashworth Labs, Lecture Theatre 3

Speaker: Dannie Durand, Carnegie Mellon University

Host: TBA

Institute of Evolutionary Biology Seminar

When:  Wednesday 16 October 2019

Time:  2 pm

Where:  Ashworth Labs, Lecture Theatre 3

Speaker: Julie Jaquiery, INRA

Host: Laura Ross

MRC Centre for Reproductive Health Seminar

When:  Monday 21 October 2019

Time:  12.30 pm

Where:  Queen's Medical Research Institute (QMRI), Wellcome Auditorium, 47 Little France Crescent, EH16 4TJ

Speaker: Massimiliano Pagani, Istituto Nazionale di Genetica Molecolare

Host: Luca Cassetta

Institute of Evolutionary Biology Seminar

When:  Wednesday 23 October 2019

Time:  2 pm

Where:  Ashworth Labs, Lecture Theatre 3

Speaker: TBA

Host: TBA

Institute of Evolutionary Biology Seminar

When:  Wednesday 30 October 2019

Time:  2 pm

Where:  Ashworth Labs, Lecture Theatre 3

Speaker: Mirre Simmons, University of Sheffield

Host: TBA

Institute of Evolutionary Biology Seminar

When:  Wednesday 6 November 2019

Time:  2 pm

Where:  Ashworth Labs, Lecture Theatre 3

Speaker: TBA

Host: TBA

Division of Infection & Pathway Medicine Seminar

When:  Monday 11 November 2019

Time:  12 pm

Where:  Seminar Room 5, Chancellor's Building, 49 Little France Crescent, Edinburgh

Speaker: David Hughes,  Lecturer, School of Biology, University of St Andrews

Host: Richard Sloan

MRC Centre for Reproductive Health Seminar

When:  Monday 11 November 2019

Time:  12.30 pm

Where:  Queen's Medical Research Institute (QMRI), Wellcome Auditorium, 47 Little France Crescent, EH16 4TJ

Speaker: Carl Figdor, Radboudumc University Medical Centre

Host: Luca Cassetta

Institute of Evolutionary Biology Seminar

When:  Wednesday 20 November 2019

Time:  2 pm

Where:  Ashworth Labs, Lecture Theatre 3

Speaker: Sandra Breum Andersen, NYU Langone Medical Center / University of Copenhagen

Host: Luke McNally

Division of Infection & Pathway Medicine Seminar

When:  Monday 25 November 2019

Time:  12 pm

Where:  Seminar Room 5, Chancellor's Building, 49 Little France Crescent, Edinburgh

Speaker: Alain Kohl, Professor of Arbovirology MRC, Centre for Virus Research, University of Glasgow

Host: Richard Sloan

Institute of Evolutionary Biology Seminar

When:  Wednesday 27 November 2019

Time:  2 pm

Where:  Ashworth Labs, Lecture Theatre 3

Speaker: Stephen Montgomery, University of Cambridge

Host: Laura Ross & Simon Martin

Institute of Evolutionary Biology Seminar

When:  Wednesday 4 December 2019

Time:  2 pm

Where:  Ashworth Labs, Lecture Theatre 3

Speaker: TBA

Host: TBA

Division of Infection & Pathway Medicine Seminar

When:  Monday 20 January 2020

Time:  12 pm

Where:  Seminar Room 5, Chancellor's Building, 49 Little France Crescent, Edinburgh

Speaker: Andrew Jackson, MRC Human Genetics Unit, MRC Institute of Genetics & Molecular Medicine

Host: Gracjan Michlewski

Division of Infection & Pathway Medicine Seminar

When:  Monday 17 February 2020

Time:  12 pm

Where:  Seminar Room 5, Chancellor's Building, 49 Little France Crescent, Edinburgh

Speaker: Amy Buck, Centre for Immunity, Infection and Evolution, University of Edinburgh

Host: Richard Sloan