Immunology Seminar Series

Once a week throughout the academic year, renowned scientists from all over the world present cutting-edge research in the Immunology Seminar Series. The seminars are held at 9am on Mondays at Parnassus in N-225.  For details, please contact us at or (415) 502-1961.

The seminars have been made possible by generous support from the Gladstone Institute of Virology and Immunology, the Rosalind Russell Medical Research Center for Arthritis, and the Sandler Center for Basic Research in Asthma.

Time: 9:00 a.m.
Location: N-225*
* Location will vary so please note changes in weekly IM Events email

The video download and live video feature is currently not available. When the feature becomes available once again, a link will be posted on this website.
**Please note that you need to be on the UCSF server to view the seminars on-line.

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Archive available (UCSF MyAccess login required) Winter 2016 -  Fall 2015 - Winter 2015 - Fall 2014Summer 2014Winter 2014  - Fall 2013

For details, please contact the Immunology Program Coordinator at or (415) 502-1961.

2015-2016 Immunology Seminar Series







September 7, 2015


No Seminar – Labor Day





September 14, 2015


Sun Hur




Cliff Lowell 



September 21, 2015


David Raulet

UC Berkeley 



Bill Seaman 


September 28, 2015


No Seminar – UCSF Immunology Retreat




 October 5, 2015



Jean-Laurent Casanova

The Rockefeller University



Jennifer Puck


October 12, 2015



Michael Rosenblum

UCSF - Internal




October 19, 2015



Bana Jabri

The University of Chicago



Anthony DeFranco 


October 26, 2015



John MacMicking





Anita Sil



November 2, 2015



Helen Su




 Jennifer Puck 




November 9, 2015



Warren Leonard




Rich Locksley  



November 12, 2015*






Caetano Reis e Sousa

The Francis Crick Institute
Lincoln's Inn Fields Laboratory



Abul Abbas



November 16, 2015



Ajay Chawla







November 23, 2015



 No Seminar -  Thanksgiving Week





November 30, 2015



David Nemazee  - 9am room N-225

The Scripps Research Institute


AND  at 12noon room HSW-301

 Fred Alt



Matthias Wabl




 Markus Muschen 


December 7, 2015



Averil Ma

UCSF - Internal 




December 14, 2015



Robert Schreiber

Washington University



 Lewis Lanier 



December 21, 2015



No Seminar – Christmas Week





December 28, 2015



No Seminar – New Years Eve






January 4, 2016



Xiaoxia Li

Cleveland Clinic Lerner Research Institute



Anthony Shum


January 11, 2016



Thirumala-Devi Kanneganti

St. Jude Children's Research Hospital




 Averil Ma 



January 18, 2016



No Seminar –Martin Luther King JR. Day





January 25, 2016



No Seminar –  Midwinter Conference of Immunologists, Asilomar Meeting 




February 1, 2016



Marcus Clark

The University of Chicago



Mark Anderson 


February 8, 2016



Jonathan Kagan




 Anthony DeFranco 



February 15, 2016



No Seminar – President’s Day






February 22, 2016




Marco Colonna 

Washington University




Rich Locksley 


February 29, 2016



Zhijian 'James' Chen

University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center



 Jeoung-Sook Shin 


March 7, 2016



Ming Li

Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center



 Qizhi Tang


March 14, 2016



Iannis Aifantis




Jeroen Roose 


March 21, 2016



Ellen Rothenberg




 Trevor Burt 




March 28, 2016



Dan Littman




 Art Weiss 


April 4, 2016



Adrian Erlebacher




April 11, 2016



Daniel Mucida

The Rockefeller University



 Mark Ansel 


April 18, 2016



Paul Allen

Washington University




Art Weiss 


April 25, 2016



M. Virginia Pascual

Baylor University





May 2, 2016



Manuela Raffatellu

UC Irvine




De'Broski Herbert 


May 9, 2016



Harmit Malik

Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center



 Matthias Wabl 


May 16, 2016



Lora Hooper

University of Texas Southwestern University




Averil Ma 


May 23, 2016



Alexander Rudensky

Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center



 Jeff Bluestone


May 30, 2016



No Seminar – Memorial Day