Schedule Outline

Tuesday, July 17

TBD Principles of Mucosal Immunology Course

Wednesday, July 18

9:00 AM Opening Keynote Lecture
Yasmine Belkaid, PhD – NIH, USA
10:30 AM Immunbiology of Barrier Surfaces
Clare Lloyd, PhD – Imperial College London, UK
Julie Blander, PhD – Weill Cornell Medicine, USA
12:15 PM Lunch Break
2:00 PM Microbiota, Early-Life Immunity
and Development of Mucosal Immunity

Kathy McCoy – University of Calgary, Canada
Daniel Mucida, PhD – The Rockefeller University, USA
Thad Stappenbeck, MD, PhD – Washington University in St. Louis, USA
Trevor Lawley, PhD – Sanger Institute, UK
6:00 PM Poster Session

Thursday, July 19

9:00 AM Type 2 Immunity at Mucosal Surfaces
Judi Allen, PhD – The University of Manchester, UK
Rick Maizels – University of Edinburgh Medical School, UK
11:00 AM Ab-mediated Protection from Mucosal Infections
Oliver Pabst, PhD – RWTH Aachen University, Germany
Emma Slack – ETH Zürich Institute für Mikrobiologie, Switzerland
12:30 PM Lunch Break
2:00 PM Neuro-Immune Interactions at Mucosal Surfaces
Henrique Veiga-Fernandes, PhD – Champalimaud Centre for the Unknown, Portugal
David Artis, PhD – Weill Cornell Medicine, USA
4:00 PM Gene-Environment Interactions and Mucosal Disorders
Nadine Cerf-Bensussan, MD, PhD – INSERM, France
Ann Sperling, PhD – University of Chicago, USA
6:00 PM Poster Session

Friday, July 20

9:00 AM Host-Pathogen Interactions at Mucosal Surfaces
Helen McShane – University of Oxford, UK
Andreas Baumler, PhD – UC Davis School of Medicine, USA
Sarah Gaffen, PhD – University of Pittsburgh, USA
Wolf-Dietrich Hardt, PhD – ETH Zürich, Switzerland
12:30 PM Lunch Break
2:00 PM Regulation of Mucosal Inflammation and Tissue Repair
Janneke Samsom, PhD – Erasmus University Medical Center, Netherlands
3:00 PM Closing Keynote Lecture
Fiona Powrie, PhD – Oxford University, UK