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Seminars

A list of seminars and webinars of relevance to researchers in infectious diseases. Joining links will be updated as they are made available.

School of Biological Sciences Monday Seminar Series - Towards an era of RNA design for biology and global health

When: Monday 6 February 2023

Time: 12pm

Venue: Waddington 1.08, KB Campus

Speaker: Julius B. Lucks - Center for Synthetic Biology, Center for Water Research, Chemistry of Life Processes Institute, Northwest University

Host: Mengxi LI, PhD Student led seminar, IQB3

Virology Seminar Series - The road to rabies elimination is paved with big data, technology and One Health interventions

When: Monday 6 February 2023

Time: 1pm

Venue: Basement Seminar Room, The Roslin Institute

Online: Via Teams Passcode: 8p86Bt

Speaker: Stella Mazeri, The University of Edinburgh

Edinburgh AMR Forum Seminar Series - The role of plasmids, integrons and metal resistance genes in AMR carriage by livestock

When: Tuesday 7 February 2023

Time: 3pm

Online: Via ZOOM.  Meeting ID: 874 1035 4214, Passcode: SwU01wXW

Speaker: Deborah Hoyle, The Roslin Institute, University of Edinburgh

Edinburgh Microbiology Forum Seminar 

When: Tuesday 14 February  2023

Time: 3pm

Venue: Roslin Basement Seminar Room, The Roslin Institute, Easter Bush Campus

Speaker: Ricardo Corona Torres, The Roslin Institute, University of Edinburgh

EngBio Seminar Series

When: Thursday 16 February 2023

Time: 9.30am

Venue: C.H Waddington Building, Seminar room 1.08, King's Buildings

Speaker:  Karen McLuskey, Glasgow University

Host: Karl Burgess

Cell and Molecular Biology Seminar Series 

When: Monday 20 February 2023

Time: 12pm

Venue: TBA

Speaker: Nick Talbot, The Sainsbury Laboratory, Norwich

Infection Medicine Seminar

When: Monday 27 February 2023

Time: 12pm

Online: Via TBC

Speaker: Toshana Foster, University of Nottingham

Chair: Richard Sloan

EngBio Seminar Series

When: Thursday 2 March 2023

Time: 9.30am

Online: Via ZOOM (Link to come)

Speaker: Beatrix Suess, Technical University of Darmstadt, Germany

Host: Adam Mol

School of Biological Sciences Monday Seminar Series 

When: Monday 6 March 2023

Time: 12pm

Venue: TBA

Speaker: Samuel Zeeman - Plant Biochemistry, ETH Zurch

Host: Alistair McCormick, IMPS

IEE Seminar Series

When: Wednesday 8 March 2023

Time: 2pm

Venue: Lecture Theatre 3, Ashworth Labs, King's Buildings, Edinburgh

Speaker:  Jamie Walters, Kansas University

Host:Konrad Lohse & Simon Martin

School of Biological Sciences Monday Seminar Series 

When: Monday 13 March 2023

Time: 12pm

Venue: TBA

Speaker: Evelina Tutucci - Systems Biuology, Vrije Universiteit

Host: Edward Wallace, ICB

Infection Medicine Seminar

When: Monday 13 March 2023

Time: 12pm

Online: Via TBC

Speaker:  Kate Bishop, Senior Group Leader, The Francis Crick Institute 

Chair: Richard Sloan

EngBio Seminar Series

When: Thursday 16 March 2023

Time: 9.30am

Venue: C.H Waddington Building, Seminar room 1.08, King's Buildings

Speaker:  Julie Aspden, University of Leeds

Host: Edward Wallace

School of Biological Sciences Monday Seminar Series 

When: Monday 20 March 2023

Time: 12pm

Venue: Daniel Rutherford Building, G.27, Lecture Theatre 1

Speaker: Jane Mellor, University of Oxford

Host:  Arin Wongprommoon (IQB3 PhD Student)

Virology Seminar Series - The European way of West Nile Virus spread - phylogeographic pattern analysis and key drivers

When: Monday 20 March 2023

Time: 1pm

Venue: Basement Seminar Room, The Roslin Institute

Online: Via Teams Passcode: xQk9y2

Speaker: Lu Lu, The University of Edinburgh

School of Biological Sciences Monday Seminar Series 

When: Monday 27 March 2023

Time: 12pm

Venue: TBA

Speaker:  Ben Schuler , University of Zürich

Host:  Atlanta Cook, IQB3

Infection Medicine Seminar Series

IEE Seminar Series

When: Wednesday 29 March 2023

Time: 2pm

Venue: Lecture Theatre 3, Ashworth Labs, King's Buildings, Edinburgh

Online: Via Zoom

Speaker: Alexey Mikaberidze, University of Reading

Host:  Helen Alexander

EngBio Seminar Series

When: Thursday 30 March 2023

Time: 9.30am

Online: Via ZOOM. Link to follow

Speaker: Treenut Saithong, King Mongkut's University of Technology Thonburi, Bangkok, Thailand

Host: Arin Wongprommoon

Virology Seminar Series - Viral Diseases affecting Scottish Salmon Aquaculture

When: Monday 3 April 2023

Time: 1pm

Venue: Basement Seminar Room, The Roslin Institute

Online: Via Teams Passcode: 6JgVP8

Speaker: Kim Thompson, The University of Edinburgh

School of Biological Sciences Monday Seminar Series 

When: Monday 17 April 2023

Time: 12pm

Venue: TBA

Speaker:  Alexis Maizel, University of Heidelberg

Host:  Peter Doerner, IMPS

School of Biological Sciences Monday Seminar Series 

When: Monday 24 April 2023

Time: 12pm

Venue: TBA

Speaker:  Andreas Boland, University of Geneva

Host:  Adele Marston, ICB

IEE Seminar Series

When: Wednesday 26 April 2023

Time: 2pm

Venue: Lecture Theatre 3, Ashworth Labs, King's Buildings, Edinburgh

Online: Via Zoom

Speaker: Krystyna Nadachowska-Brzyska, Jagiellonian University

Host:  Mateusz Konczal

Edinburgh AMR Forum Seminar Series

When: Tuesday 2 May 2023

Time: 3pm

Online: Via ZOOM.  Meeting ID: 874 1035 4214, Passcode: SwU01wXW

Speaker: Lucy Binsted, SBS, University of Edinburgh

IEE Seminar Series

When: Wednesday 3 May 2023

Time: 2pm

Online: Via Zoom

Speaker: Mia Levine, University of Pennsylvania

Host:  Deborah Charlesworth

Edinburgh AMR Forum Seminar Series

When: Tuesday 30 May 2023

Time: 3pm

Online: Via ZOOM.  Meeting ID: 874 1035 4214, Passcode: SwU01wXW

Speaker: Alex Corbishley, TBC

IEE Seminar Series

When: Wednesday 10 May 2023

Time: 2pm

Venue: Lecture Theatre 3, Ashworth Labs, King's Buildings, Edinburgh

Online: Via Zoom

Speaker: Christelle Fraïsse, University of Lille

Host:  Konrad Lohse

Edinburgh AMR Forum Seminar Series

When: Tuesday 16 May 2023

Time: 3pm

Online: Via ZOOM.  Meeting ID: 874 1035 4214, Passcode: SwU01wXW

Speaker: Thamarai Schneiders, Infection Medicine, University of Edinburgh

IEE Seminar Series

When: Wednesday 31 May 2023

Time: 2pm

Venue: TBA

Online: Via Zoom

Speaker: Mark Hanson, University of Exeter

Host:  Darren Obbard

IEE Seminar Series

When: Wednesday 7 June 2023

Time: 2pm

Venue: Lecture Theatre 3, Ashworth Labs, King's Buildings, Edinburgh

Online: Via Zoom

Speaker: Guillaume Achaz, Center for Interdisciplinary Research in Biology (CIRB), Collège de France, CNRS, INSERM, Université PSL, Paris

Host:  Konrad Lohse & Simon Martin

Edinburgh AMR Forum Seminar Series

When: Tuesday 13 June 2023

Time: 3pm

Online: Via ZOOM.  Meeting ID: 874 1035 4214, Passcode: SwU01wXW

Speaker: Bram van Bunnik, The Roslin Institute, University of Edinburgh