Primacy of the Mucosal Immune System in Defense: Overview

Jiri Mestecky, MD, PhD
University of Alabama at Birmingham

From the Principles of Mucosal Immunology Course held July 27th

 

Inflammatory Bowel Disease

Thomas MacDonald, PhD
London School of Medicine and Dentistry

From the Principles of Mucosal Immunology Course held July 27, 2016
 

 

Innate Immune Regulation of Sensitization to Dietary Antigens by Commensal Bacteria

Cathryn Nagler, PhD
University of Chicago

From the plenary session on July 28th titled “Influence of the Microbiota on Asthma and Allergies”

 

Immune Control of the Microbiota Prevents Obesity & Metabolic Syndrome

June Round, PhD
University of Utah

From the plenary session on July 28th titled “Secretory IgA and Regulation of the Mucosal Microbiota”

 

Functional Profiling of the gut Microbiome in IBD
 

Curtis Huttenhower, PhD
Broad Institute

From the plenary session on July 29th titled “Intestinal Microbiota and IBD”
 

 

Recurrent Urinary Tract Infections: Pathogenesis, Bladder Remodeling & Clinical Prevention
 

Valerie O’Brien, Doctoral Candidate on behalf of Dr. Scott Hultgren, PhD
Washington University School of Medicine

From the plenary session on July 29th titled “Mucosal Immunity to Urogenital Tract Microbiota”

 

Fecal Microbiota Therapy in Ulcerative Colitis: Efficacy without Engraftment

Michael Surette, PhD
McMaster University

From the plenary session on July 30th titled “Therapeutic Modulation of the Human Gut Microbiota”

Lung Immunology and BALT

 
Dale Umetsu, MD, PhD
Genentech

From the Principles of Mucosal Immunology Course held July 27th, 2016

 

The Regulation of Allergic Responses by Microbiota

Gerard Eberl, PhD
Institut Pasteur

From the plenary session on July 28th titled “Microbiota and Gut Immune System Development”

 

Microbial Modulation of Lung Dendritic Cell Function
 

Saurabh Mehandru, MD
Mount Sinai School of Medicine

From the plenary session on July 28th titled “Influence of the Microbiota on Asthma and Allergies”

 

Exploiting the Immune Response to Illuminate Host-Microbiota Interactions

Noah Palm, PhD
Yale University School of Medicine

From the plenary session on July 28th titled “Secretory IgA and Regulation of the Mucosal Microbiota”

 

Genital Microbiome, Mucosal Immunology, and BV: New Answers and Emerging Questions

Supriya D. Mehta, MHS, PhD
University of Illinois at Chicago

From the plenary session on July 29th titled “Mucosal Immunity to Urogenital Tract Microbiota”

 

Therapeutic Modulation of the Microbiota in IBD: Moving Toward More Effective, Sustained and Personalized Results

R. Balfour Sartor, MD
University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
 

From the plenary session on July 30th titled “Therapeutic Modulation of the Microbiota in IBD”