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!
M.Sc. Thesis Seminar
Tuesday, April 15, 2014
Alexandra Rose (Smiley Lab)
"A tale of two hypotheses: Effect of the Herpes simplex-1 virus virion host shutoff (vhs) protein on bicistronic reporters”
10:00 am - 11:00 am, Oborowsky Degner Hall (1-040 LKS)
- Faculty of Medicine and Dentistry
- Li Ka Shing Institute of Virology
- Alberta Diabetes Institute
- Immunology Network
Human Immunology @ UofA
Banff Conference on Infectious Diseases 2014
Hope you can join us in Banff, AB on June 4 - 8, 2014. Click here for the conference site.
Mark your calendars! 21st International Symposium on Hepatitis C Virus and Related Viruses will take place in Banff on September 7 - 11. Click here for the conference site.
2014 International Poxvirus & Iridovirus Conference
Hope you can join us in Victoria, BC on September 26 - 30, 2014. Click here for the conference site.
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!
Dr. Kinga Kowalewska-Grochowska facilitates Health Advocacy and Leadership Program (HAL)
Read the FoMD article here.
Dr. David Marchant named as a Canada Research Chair!
Congratulations to Dr. David Marchant who has been named one of two Canadian Research Chairs! Click here for more.
Li Ka Shing Institute Virologists form University of Alberta spin-off Company Prophysis
TEC Edmonton officials and partners in Prophysis, the U of A spin-out company composed of researchers from the Li Ka Shing Institute of Virology celebrate their new partnership. Click here.
For recent publications please visit our News page.
Mark your calendars!
The 9th Annual D. Lorne Tyrrell Lectureship in Infection and Immunity is scheduled for May 21 2014 and will be given by Dr. Akiko Iwasaki of the Yale School of Medicine. Check back for further details.
Circle the Date!
ImmuNet Research Day 2014 is set for June 26, 2014 at Woodvale Facility, Millwoods Golf Course. Please visit www.immunet.med.ualberta.ca for more details.
On December 16th, MMI enjoyed a potluck lunch to celebrate the holiday season. Click here for pictures.