Please Join Us

Please join us for the 15th Annual Department of Immunology Scientific Retreat. We will be returning to Oglebay Resort, WV for a two-day event. REGISTRATION OPENS: JULY 1.

KeyNote Speaker
Donna Farber, PhD
Professor of Surgical Sciences (in Surgery) and Microbiology & Immunology; Columbia University

Distinguished speakers, Thursday, September 28
Lisa Borghesi, PhD, Associate Professor, Dept. of Immunology
Creating a Human B Cell Atlas Using Computational Flow Cytomerty
Distinguished speakers
Robert Ferris, MD, PhD, UPMC Endowed Professor and Chief, Division of Head and Neck Surgery, Dept. of Otolaryngology; Professor, Depts. of Immunology and Radiation Oncology
TBD
Distinguished speakers
Qianxia (Sherry) Zhang, Graduate Student - Vignali Lab
TBD
Distinguished speakers
Craig Byersdorfer, MD, PhD, Assistant Professor, Dept. of Pediatrics
TBD
Distinguished Speakers, Friday, September 29
Chang (Gracie) Liu, PhD, Research Associate - Vignali Lab
TBD
Distinguished Speakers
Daniel Kaplan, MD, PhD, Associate Professor, Depts. of Dermatology and Immunology
TBD
Distinguished Speakers
Anuradha Ray, PhD, Endowed Chair in Lung Immunology; Professor, Depts. of Medicine and Immunology
TBD

Poster Sessions

ABSTRACT SUBMISSION GUIDELINES:

Poster sessions will be held on Thursday and Friday mornings, Sept. 28 and Sept. 29. We would like to have as many lab represented as possible. Participants must complete the attached form and return it to Roberta Erickson (ericksn@pitt.edu) by Monday, September 11. Posters will be assigned numbers, with the odd numbers presention on Thursday morning and the even numbers presenting in the Friday morning session. Presenters are asked to please leave their posters up throughout both sessions. They may be taken down at the conclusion of the retreat.

Dimensions of posters should not exceed 4' x 4' Poster boards with pins and numbers will be provided.

The organizing committee hopes that you'll encourage your postdocs and students to participate!