South Texas Center for Emerging Infectious Diseases

2017 Fall Seminar Series


August 25, 2017

A "bad, Sob" Story on Lyme Disease
Janakiram Seshu, PhD, UTSA

September 1, 2017

Therapeutic Implications of Candida albicans and Staphylococcus Interactions in Biofilm: In Vitro and In Vivo Studies
Mary Ann Jabra-Rizk, PhD, University of Maryland

September 8, 2017

Biomimetic Micro Environments for Biologically Revelant Cell Culture and Applications for the Treatment of Degenerative Disease
Travis Block, PhD, StemBioSys

September 15, 2017

Host / Candida albicans Interactions: Commensal Colonization or Disease?
Carol A. Kumamoto, PhD, Tufts University

September 22, 2017

Molecular Drivers of Multiple Sclerosis Autoimmunity
Mireia Guerau-de-Arellano, PharmD, PhD, Ohio State University

September 29, 2017

T Cell Triggered Acute Lung Injury by S. aureus Enterotoxin
Anthony T. Vella, PhD, UConn Health School of Medicine

October 6, 2017

College of Sciences Research Conference

October 13, 2017

The Science of Brewing and Distilling
Alan Hall, Ranger Creek Brewing & Distilling

October 20, 2017

Tuberculosis: Challenges and New Translational Approaches to Study
Larry Schlesinger, PhD, Texas Biomedical Research Institute

October 27, 2017

Pseudomonas Type III Weaponry and Suppression of Plant Immunity
James Alfano, PhD, University of Nebraska

November 3, 2017

STEC in Foods – Emerging Pathogens or Emerging Problems?
Peter Feng, PhD, U.S. Department of Health and Human Services

November 10, 2017

In vivo and In vitro Characterization of Novel Small Molecule Inhibitors of Candida albicans Filamentation and Biofilm Formation
Jesus Romo, PhD Candidate, UTSA

November 17, 2017

Vaccine Development Center of San Antonio Conference>

November 24, 2017

Thanksgiving

December 1, 2017

Signaling via C-type Receptors is Necessary for the Induction of Protection against Cryptococcus neoformans Infection
Althea Campuzano, PhD Candidate, UTSA