Peter Medawar Building Seminars

The Peter Medawar Building hosts seminars by both Oxford and external speakers at least once per month. The general theme of the talks is Infection and Immunity. Please note that the Peter Medawar Building has no reception. If you wish to attend a seminar you will need to call 281231 (or number indicated on the poster) on arrival for entry. There is an entry phone at the door. The Building is located on South parks Road, adjacent to the Zoology Department.
Type: Seminar Series
Series organisers: Chris Willberg (NDM Experimental Medicine), Prof Lynn Dustin (NDORMS)
Organising department: Nuffield Department of Clinical Medicine

Talks:

Wednesday 24 October 2018 (3rd Week, Michaelmas Term)

Environmental DNA for wildlife epidemiology and outbreak investigation
Date: 24 October 2018, 12:00 - 13:00 (Wednesday, 3rd week, Michaelmas 2018)
Speaker : Dr Sebastien Calvignac (Robert Koch Institute, Berlin)
Venue: Medawar Building, off South Parks Road OX1 3SY
Venue Details: Level 30 Seminar Room
Organisers: Professor Sunetra Gupta (University of Oxford), Prof Lynn Dustin (NDORMS)
Host: Dr Marina Escalera Zamudio (University of Oxford)

Wednesday 14 November 2018 (6th Week, Michaelmas Term)

Parallel Evolution and the Emergence of Highly Pathogenic Avian Influenza A Viruses
Date: 14 November 2018, 12:00 - 13:00 (Wednesday, 6th week, Michaelmas 2018)
Speaker : Dr Marina Escalera Zamudio (University of Oxford)
Venue: Medawar Building, off South Parks Road OX1 3SY
Venue Details: Level 30 Seminar Room
Organisers: Professor Sunetra Gupta (University of Oxford), Prof Lynn Dustin (NDORMS)
Host: Prof Oliver Pybus (Zoology Department, University of Oxford)

Wednesday 21 November 2018 (7th Week, Michaelmas Term)

Adapting protein quality control for intervention in immunity and neurodegenerative diseases
Date: 21 November 2018, 12:00 - 13:00 (Wednesday, 7th week, Michaelmas 2018)
Speaker : Heidi Olzscha (University of Halle-Wittenberg)
Venue: Medawar Building, off South Parks Road OX1 3SY
Venue Details: Level 30 Seminar Room
Organisers: Professor Sunetra Gupta (University of Oxford), Prof Lynn Dustin (NDORMS)
Host: Professor Sunetra Gupta (University of Oxford)

Wednesday 28 November 2018 (8th Week, Michaelmas Term)

Host MHC and genomic diversity retards experimental evolution of viral virulence
Date: 28 November 2018, 12:00 - 13:00 (Wednesday, 8th week, Michaelmas 2018)
Speaker : Proffesor Wayne Potts (University of Utah)
Venue: Medawar Building, off South Parks Road OX1 3SY
Venue Details: Level 30 Seminar Room
Organisers: Professor Sunetra Gupta (University of Oxford), Prof Lynn Dustin (NDORMS)
Host: Professor Sunetra Gupta (University of Oxford)

Editors: Claire Escher Kessler, Ramona Kantschuster, Anne Bowtell, Lynn Dustin, Nicole Harris, Chris Willberg, Thomas Johnson, Kathryn Smith, Rebecca Allen, Paul Harper