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Medical Microbiology & Immunology

Welcome to the Department of Medical Microbiology & Immunology. We are a research-intensive department focusing on advanced studies in Bacteriology, Immunology, Virology, and the interface between these fields. We hope you enjoy your virtual visit!


UPCOMING


SPECIAL SEMINAR

 

 

Eleventh Annual D. Lorne Tyrrell Lectureship in Infection & Immunity

 

Thursday, September 22, 2016

 

Dr. Louis J. PickerLouis J. Picker, MD, Professor of Pathology, Adjunct Professor of Molecular Microbiology & Immunology, Oregon Health & Science University

 

"Cytomegalovirus Vectors: Exceptional Efficacy from Unconventional Cellular Immune Responses"

 

10:00 am in the Oborowsky Degner Seminar Hall

(1-040 Li Ka Shing Centre for Health Innovation)

 

Reception to follow in the Atrium 11:00 am

 

Lunch with the speaker for Trainees & Postdoctoral Fellows

Noon - RSVP required by 20 Sept. Please email ddoudiet@ualberta.ca for details and to confirm your attendance.

 

 

 


NEWS


2016 FoMD Graduate Teaching Award Recipient

AmandaCongratulations to Amanda Scott, PhD candidate in Dr. Hanne Ostergaard's lab, who has been awarded the 2016 FoMD Graduate Teaching Award. Way to go, Amanda!


Spring 2016 Courses

MMI 100, MMI 133 and MMI 391 will be offered in the Spring session. More info to come.


2016 Award for Excellence in Teaching

Judy

The Interdepartmental Science Students' Society presented an Award of Excellence in Teaching to Dr. Judy Gnarpe. In recognition for her dedication to undergraduate teaching. Congratulations, Judy!


2015 Governor General's Gold Medal

Daniel U.Congratulations to Dr. Daniel Unterweger (Pukatzki lab) who has been selected as one of two winners of the 2015 Governor General's Gold Medal. This award recognizes the doctoral graduate who achieves the highest academic standing/cumulative scholarly achievement at the University of Alberta. Congratulations, Daniel! What an achievement! More pictures here.


FoMD Grad Student Teaching Award Winner

A big congratulations to Kris Ellestad (PhD student in Dr. Colin Anderson's lab) who has been named the Faculty of Medicine & Dentistry's Graduate Student Teaching Award winner! Way to go, Kris!


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For Faculty of Medicine & Dentistry upcoming seminars, click here for the event calendar.


EVENTS


2016 Infectious Disease Conference - May 2 & 3

ID conference

 

 

This was a two-day event, with a themed focus on “Scientific Responses to Economic Challenges and Opportunities”, assembled scientists and clinicians at the University of Alberta to facilitate collaborative efforts among colleagues, trainees, external partners and stakeholders who are working in the field of infectious diseases. Click here for more information. What a successful conference.


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Recent Publications

For recent publications please visit our News page.