Skip To Content

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!


Fifth Annual Diane Taylor Lectureship in Microbiology

Dr. GriffinDr. Ashleigh S. Griffin,
Department of Zoology, Oxford University

"The behavioural ecology of bacteria causing infection: a case study of Pseudomonas aeruginosa in the cystic fibrosis lung"
10 a.m., Thursday, October 2, in Oborowsky Degner Seminar Hall (1-040 LKS)
Reception following the seminar in the LKS Atrium

*Visit sponsored in part by the Walter Mackenzie Visiting Speaker Fund



Our New Chair Has Arrived!

Dr. Gotte

Our new Department Chair, Dr. Matthias Götte, has joined us! Please help us welcome him!

C. Colpitts
Che Colpitts: Graduate Student Teaching Award Recipient

Congratulations to Che Colpitts (Schang lab) who is the 2014 Recipient of the Graduate Student Teaching Award! Way to go, Che!

Che Colpitts
Awarded on June 11, 2014




Recent Publications

For recent publications please visit our News page.

More News


TGIF - Smiley and Foley

Join us in 6-52 HMRC for TGIF at 4 pm - 7 pm. September 26, 2014.

Recent Events

B. Parsons

Brendon Parsons (PhD student in the Foley Lab) presented at the 2014 BCID Conference which was held June 4-8, 2014. The conference was a huge success!

More Events