Symposium on Neuro-Immune Interactions


Tuesday, March 24th

8:30 am Registration

Harvard Medical School

9:00 am Symposium

New Research Building, Rotunda

6:30-9:00 pm Reception & Poster Session

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Keynote Speaker:

Lawrence Steinman

Stanford University

http://med.stanford.edu/steinmanlab.html

 

Neuroinflammation and Peripheral-Brain Crosstalk

Isaac Chiu

Harvard Medical School

https://chiulab.med.harvard.edu/

 

Vijay Kuchroo

Brigham and Woman’s Hospital; Harvard Medical School

http://kuchroolab.bwh.harvard.edu/

 

Keith Elkon

University of Washington

https://rheumatology.uw.edu/research/elkon-lab

 

Lupus and Autoimmune Disease

Betty Diamond

Feinstein Institutes for Medical Research

https://www.feinsteininstitute.org/our-researchers/betty-diamond-md/

 

Steven McCarroll

Harvard Medical School, Broad Institute

http://mccarrolllab.org/

 

Immune Mechanisms of Synapse Development, Function and Dysfunction

Michael Carroll

Harvard Medical School

http://www.michaelcarrolllab.com/

 

Dorothy Schafer

University of Massachusetts Medical School

https://www.schaferlabumms.com

 

Microglia Ontogeny and Development

Margaret McCarthy

University of Maryland School of Medicine

https://www.mccarthylab.com/

 

Christopher  Bennett

Perelman School of Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania

https://www.fcblab.org

 

Neuron-Glia Communication at Brain Borders

Maria Lehtinen

Harvard Medical School; Boston Children’s Hospital

http://www.childrenshospital.org/research/labs/lehtinen-laboratory

 

Jonathan Kipnis

Washington University School of Medicine

https://med.virginia.edu/neuroscience/kipnis-lab/

 

Beth Stevens

Boston Children’s Hospital; Broad Institute

https://www.stevenslab.org/

 

New Approaches and Tools to Model Glia and Neuro-Immune Interactions

Cody Smith

University of Notre Dame

http://smithneurallab.weebly.com/

 

David Hunt

University of Edinburgh

https://www.ed.ac.uk/profile/dr-david-hunt