Seminars relevant to NDM Tropical Medicine members
Description: Tropical Medicine Seminars
Tropical Medicine Global Health Seminars
NDM seminars
AfOx insaka
Talks:

Friday 20 September 2019 (21st Week, Trinity Term)

Ebola
Date: 20 September 2019, 9:15 - 10:15 (Friday, 21st week, Trinity 2019)
Speaker s: Dr Julie Xiao (Townsend Group, University of Oxford), Professor Alain Townsend (University of Oxford)
Venue: MRC Weatherall Institute of Molecular Medicine, Headington OX3 9DS
Venue Details: WIMM Seminar Room
Organiser: Anne Farmer (MRC Human Immunology Unit)
Hosts: TBA

Saturday 21 September 2019 (21st Week, Trinity Term)

Family friendly: Cabinet of curiosities
Date: 21 September 2019, 14:00 - 16:00 (Saturday, 21st week, Trinity 2019)
Speaker : N/A
Venue: History of Science Museum, Broad Street OX1 3AZ
Organisers: TBA
Hosts: TBA

Monday 23 September 2019 (-2nd Week, Michaelmas Term)

Infections@BDI Seminar - The use of Kmer counts to train random forests to predict country of origin for bacterial pathogen sequencing data
Date: 23 September 2019, 12:00 - 13:00 (Monday, -2nd week, Michaelmas 2019)
Speaker : Lauren Cowley (University of Bath)
Venue: Big Data Institute, Old Road Campus OX3 7LF
Venue Details: Seminar room 0
Organisers: TBA
Hosts: TBA

Thursday 26 September 2019 (-2nd Week, Michaelmas Term)

NEW DATE, TIME & VENUE: Mathematical modelling of dose responses in vaccine studies
Date: 26 September 2019, 13:00 - 14:00 (Thursday, -2nd week, Michaelmas 2019)
Speaker : Dr Tom Evans (Vaccitech Ltd., Oxford Science Park, Oxford OX4 4GE)
Venue Details: Seminar Room, Lower Ground Floor
Organisers: TBA
Host: Prof Adrian Hill (Jenner Institute, University of Oxford)

Friday 27 September 2019 (-2nd Week, Michaelmas Term)

MAITs: Vaccines and Variation.
Date: 27 September 2019, 9:15 - 10:15 (Friday, -2nd week, Michaelmas 2019)
Speaker s: Lucy Garner (Klenerman Group, University of Oxford), Dr Nicholas Provine (University of Oxford)
Venue: MRC Weatherall Institute of Molecular Medicine, Headington OX3 9DS
Venue Details: WIMM Seminar Room
Organiser: Anne Farmer (MRC Human Immunology Unit)
Hosts: TBA

Wednesday 2 October 2019 (-1st Week, Michaelmas Term)

NO TIME TO DIE: how herpesviruses and host ensure their survival
Date: 2 October 2019, 14:30 - 15:30 (Wednesday, -1st week, Michaelmas 2019)
Speaker : Prof. Melanie Brinkmann (Helmholtz Centre for Infection Research, Braunschweig, Germany)
Venue: MRC Weatherall Institute of Molecular Medicine, Headington OX3 9DS
Venue Details: WIMM Seminar Room
Organiser: Anne Farmer (University of Oxford, NDM Experimental Medicine, RDM Investigative Medicine Division)
Host: Prof Jan Rehwinkel ((Radcliffe Department of Medicine) University of Oxford)

Friday 4 October 2019 (-1st Week, Michaelmas Term)

Using the immune system’s Trojan horse for vaccination
Date: 4 October 2019, 9:15 - 10:15 (Friday, -1st week, Michaelmas 2019)
Speaker : Dr Lise Chauveau (Rehwinkel Group, University of Oxford)
Venue: MRC Weatherall Institute of Molecular Medicine, Headington OX3 9DS
Venue Details: WIMM Seminar Room
Organiser: Anne Farmer (MRC Human Immunology Unit)
Hosts: TBA

Wednesday 9 October 2019 (0th Week, Michaelmas Term)

TropMed webinar: Mapping and Tracking Malaria
Date: 9 October 2019, 9:30 - 10:30 (Wednesday, 0th week, Michaelmas 2019)
Speaker s: Prof Arjen Dondorp (University of Oxford), Dr Susan Rumisha (University of Oxford)
Venue: NDM Building, Headington OX3 7FZ
Venue Details: Basement seminar room
Organiser: Claire-Lise Kessler (University of Oxford)
Hosts: TBA

Monday 14 October 2019 (1st Week, Michaelmas Term)

The technology trap - capital, labour and power in the age of automation
Date: 14 October 2019, 17:00 - 18:00 (Monday, 1st week, Michaelmas 2019)
Speaker : Dr Carl Benedikt Frey (University of Oxford)
Venue: Oxford Martin School, 34 Broad Street OX1 3BD
Venue Details: Corner of Catte and Holywell Streets
Organiser: Oxford Martin School (University of Oxford)
Host: Oxford Martin School (University of Oxford)

Friday 18 October 2019 (1st Week, Michaelmas Term)

Psychologically informed micro-targeted political campaigns: the use and abuse of data
Date: 18 October 2019, 17:00 - 18:00 (Friday, 1st week, Michaelmas 2019)
Speaker : Dr Jens Koed Madsen (University of Oxford)
Venue: Oxford Martin School, 34 Broad Street OX1 3BD
Venue Details: Corner of Catte and Holywell Streets
Organiser: Oxford Martin School (University of Oxford)
Host: Oxford Martin School (University of Oxford)

This list contains talks from the following series:
AfOx insaka - a gathering for sharing ideas and knowledge about Africa-focused research
NDM Seminar Series
Tropical Medicine Global Health Seminars
Tropical Medicine Seminars