When: March 22, 2013, 10 a.m.–4:30 pm
(plus an 9:00-9:45 a.m. optional workshop)

Where: Brown Foundation Institute of Molecular Medicine
The University of Texas Health Science Center at UTHealth
1825 Pressler Street
Houston, TX 77030

Cost: Free!


Speakers will include:

  • Alison O’Brien, Ph.D., Professor and Chair, Department of Microbiology and Immunobiology, Uniformed Services University of the Health Sciences, Bethesda, MD
    “Shiga toxin: intestinal receptors, diet, and disease”
  • Jai Rudra, Ph.D. , Assistant Professor, Department of Pharmacology & Toxicology and Member, Sealey Center for Vaccine Development, University of Texas Medical Branch, Galveston, TX
    “Self-assembling peptides as novel vaccine adjuvants”
  • John Schoggins, Ph.D. , Assistant Professor, Department of Microbiology, University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center, Dallas, TX
    “Identification and characterization of antiviral interferon effectors across the viral phylogeny”
  • Herbert L. DuPont, M.D., Professor and Director, Center for Infectious Diseases, The University of Texas School of Public Health, Houston TX
    “Where have we been and where are we going with enteric infectious diseases”

  • 2013 Program (Final)
  • 2013 Attendee List (as of March 21, 2013)