Poster Sessions: Lumpkins Ballroom - North
Welcome Reception/Evening Program: La Terraza
General Sessions: Lumpkins Ballroom - South
Breakfast & Breaks: Lumpkins Ballroom - North
Lunch: La Terraza
Dinner: La Terraza
|Monday, July 10, 2017|
|1:00 pm - 5:00 pm||Registration|
|5:00 pm - 5:10 pm||Welcome and Opening Remarks|
|Opening Session||Chair: David Cory, Baylor College of Medicine|
|5:10 pm - 5:50 pm||Thomas Wisniewski, New York University
"Novel Approaches to Understand the Pathogenesis and Treat Alzheimer’s Disease"
|5:50 pm - 6:30 pm||Farrah Kheradmand, Baylor College of Medicine
"Cigarette Smoke Induced Activation of Innate and Acquired Immunity"
|6:30 pm - 7:00 pm||Refreshments & Break|
|Evening Lecture||Chair: Andrew Bradbury, LANL|
|7:00 pm - 7:45 pm||Roy Curtiss, University of Florida, Gainesville
"Vaccine design to safely induce protective immunity of long duration"
|7:45 pm - 9:00 pm||Reception and Dinner|
|9:00 pm - 10:00 pm||Drinks and mixing|
|Tuesday, July 11, 2017|
|7:00 am - 8:30 am||Breakfast|
|Session I:||Viral Immunity
Chair: Alan Perelson, LANL
|8:30 am - 9:15 am||Michael Gale, University of Washington
"Targeted Immune programming by RIG-I like receptor agonists"
|9:15 am - 9:45 am||Warner C. Greene, University of California, San Francisco
"Caspase-1 as a Target to Block Pathogenic Responses Elicited by Multiple Viruses"
|9:45 am - 10:15 am||Sun Hur, Harvard Medical School
"RIPLET, an unusual E3 ligase in antiviral innate immunity"
|10:15 am - 10:35 am||Refreshments & Break|
|Session II:||Immune System Modeling
Chair: Phil Hodgkin, Walter+Eliza Hall Institute of Medical Research
|10:35 am - 11:20 am||Alan Perelson, LANL
"Modeling Effector Cell Responses to Viral Infections"
|11:20 am - 11:50 am||Carmen Molina-Paris, University of Leeds
"CTLA-4 mediated trans-endocytosis: a stochastic story of two receptors and two ligands"
|11:50 am - 12:30 pm||Goutam Gupta
"Synthetic Immunity: scopes and applications"
|12:30 pm - 1:30 pm||Lunch|
|Session III:||Immune Signaling and Neurological Disorders
Chair: Warner C Greene, University of California, San Francisco
|1:30 pm - 1:40 pm||Thomas Wisniewski, New York University
"Introduction to Session"
|1:40 pm - 2:20 pm||Linda J. Van Eldik, University of Kentucky
"Targeting Inflammatory Cytokine Dysregulation in Neurological Disorders"
|2:20 pm - 2:50 pm||Peter Davies, Feinstein Institute, Northwell Health
"Immunotherapy for tau pathology in Alzheimer's disease"
|2:50 pm - 3:20 pm||Etty (Tika) Benveniste, University of Alabama at Birmingham
"The function of protein kinase CK2 in CD4+ T cell differentiation and autoimmunity"
|3:20 pm - 3:40 pm||Bryan Bryson, Harvard School of Public Health
"Dissecting the complexity of macrophage infection with Mycobacterium tuberculosis with single cell RNA sequencing"
|4:00 pm - 6:30 pm||Poster Session with drinks & hors d'oeuvres|
|Evening Lecture||Chair: Joseph Petrosino, Baylor College of Medicine|
|6:30 pm - 7:15 pm||Janelle Ayres, Salk Institute|
|7:15 pm - 10:00 pm||Dinner, drinks, and mixing|
|Wednesday, July 12, 2017|
|7:00 am - 8:45 am||Breakfast|
|Session IV:||Immunopathogenic mechanisms in Mycobacterium tuberculosis infection
Chair: Alan Sher, National Institute of Allergy & Infectious Diseases
|8:45 am - 9:20 am||Christina Stallings, Washington University
"Dissecting Innate Immune Responses to Mycobacterium tuberculosis"
|9:20 am - 9:55 am||Josephine Clark-Curtiss, University of Florida, Gainesville
"Recombinant Attenuated Salmonella Vaccines Against Mycobacterium tuberculosis"
|9:55 am - 10:30 am||Philana Lin, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine
"The Sum of All Parts: Redefining Tuberculosis"
|10:30 am - 11:00 am||Becca Asquith, Imperial College
"KIRs, CD8+, T cell dynamics & control of Chronic Viral Infection"
|11:00 am - 12:30 pm||Lunch|
|Session V:||Mitochondrial Function
Chair: Sunny Shin, University of Pennsylvania
|12:30 pm - 1:00 pm||Doug Green, St. Jude Children's Research Hospital|
|1:00 pm - 1:30 pm||Navdeep Chandel, Northwestern University
"Mitochondria as signaling organelles"
|1:30 pm - 1:50 pm||Refreshments & Break|
|Session VI:||Human Diseases, Aging, and Immune Cell Regulation
Chair: Farrah Kheradmand, Baylor College of Medicine
|1:50 pm - 2:20 pm||Peter Murray, St. Jude Children's Research Hospital/Max Planck Institute, Martinsried
"Genetic dissection of macrophage-centric pro-tumor pathways"
|2:20 pm - 2:50 pm||Heather Christofk, University of California at Los Angeles
"Metabolic Transitions in Cancer: Lessons from Viral Infection"
|2:50 pm - 3:20 pm||David Corry, Baylor College of Medicine
"Fibrinogen Signaling and the Initiation of Allergic Airway Disease"
|3:20 pm - 3:50 pm||Sian Henson, Queen Mary’s College, London, UK|
|3:50 pm - 4:20 pm||Paul Thomas, St. Jude Children's Research Hospital
"TCR Repertoire Features that Define Specificity in Pathogens and Tumors"
|4:20 pm - 4:40 pm||Refreshments & Break|
|Session VII:||Advanced Technologies
Chair: Rick Maizels, University of Glasgow, UK
|4:40 pm - 5:10 pm||Andrew Bradbury, LANL
"At the crossroads - getting to recombinant antibodies that guarantee reproducible research"
|5:10 pm - 5:40 pm||Joseph Petrosino, Baylor College of Medicine
"Novel informatics and wet-bench tools to identify and model host-microbe interactions"
|5:40 pm - 6:10 pm||Philip Hodgkin, Walter+Eliza Hall Institute of Medical Research
"Modular cellular machinery underlies the evolution and control of adaptive immune responses"
|6:10 pm - 6:25 pm||Refreshments and Break|
|Evening Lecture||Chair: Gabriel Nunez, University of Michigan|
|6:25 pm - 7:10 pm||Vishva Dixit, Genentech|
|8:30 pm - 11:30 pm||Night at the Santa Fe Opera|
|Thursday, July 13, 2017|
|7:00 am - 8:30 am||Breakfast|
|Session VIII:||Vaccine Design
Chair: Roy Curtiss III, University of Florida, Gainesville
|8:30 am - 9:00 am||Ted Ross, University of Georgia
"Broadly Protective Influenza Vaccines: Protection Against Mismatch – Bettering Standard of Care"
|9:00 am - 9:30 am||Nancy Sullivan, NIH/VRC
"Protective Monotherapy Against Lethal Ebola Virus Infection: Structural and Molecular Basis of Potent Neutralization"
|9:30 am - 9:50 am||Brooke Napier, Stanford University
"Immunologically defining susceptibility to sepsis"
|9:50 am - 10:10 am||Refreshments & Break|
|Session IX:||Immunology of Viral Diseases
Chair: Bette Korber, LANL
|10:10 am - 10:50 am||Catherine Blish, Stanford University
"Modeling protective natural killer cell responses"
|10:50 am - 11:20 am||Daryl Lau, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Harvard
"Novel Therapy For Chronic Hepatitis B"
|11:20 am - 11:50 am||Silke Paust, Baylor College of Medicine
"Novel Treatment Concepts for Influenza A Virus Infection via Checkpoint Immunotherapy"
|11:50 am - 12:50 pm||Lunch|
|Session X:||Nod-like Receptor and Inflammasome Signaling
Chair: Vishva Dixit, Genentech
|1:00 pm - 1:30 pm||Gabriel Nunez, University of Michigan
"How does the immune system discriminate virulent vs commensal Staphylococcus aureus at the skin barrier?"
|1:30 pm - 2:00 pm||Marcelo Bozza, Federal University of Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
"Redox signalling and TLR4 contribute to heme-induced macrophage activation and lethality due to hemolysis"
|2:00 pm - 2:30 pm||Edward Miao, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
"Pyroptosis triggers pore-induced intracellular traps (PITs) that capture bacteria and lead to their clearance by efferocytosis"
|2:30 pm - 3:00 pm||Sunny Shin, University of Pennsylvania
"Detection of bacterial ligands by the human NAIP/NLRC4 inflammasome"
|3:00 pm - 3:20 pm||Liman Zhang, Harvard University
"Structural studies of NAIP/NLRC4 inflammasome in innate immunity"
|3:20 pm - 3:40 pm||Refreshments & Break|
|Session XI:||Bacterial Pathogenesis
Chair: Marcelo Bozza, Federal University of Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
|3:50 pm - 4:20 pm||Igor Brodsky, University of Pennsylvania
"RIPK1 Kinase-dependent apoptosis promotes antibacterial host defense"
|4:20 pm - 4:50 pm||Victor Torres, New York University
"Staphylococcus aureus leukocidins: from receptor identification to unraveling their role in pathogenesis"
|Session XII:||Understanding Parasitic Infection and Signaling
Chair: Janelle Ayres, Salk Institute
|5:00 pm - 5:30 pm||Alan Sher, National Institute of Allergy & Infectious Diseases
"Innate initiation signals of the immune response to Toxoplasma gondii: a tale of mice and men"
|5:30 pm - 6:00 pm||Rick Maizels, University of Glasgow, UK
"Helminth Parasites - Master Regulators of the Immune System"
|6:00 pm - 6:30 pm||David Sacks, NIAID/NIH|
|6:30 pm - 7:00 pm||Drinks & hors d'oeuvres|
|Session XIII:||Chair: Doug Green, St. Jude Children's Research Hospital|
|7:00 pm - 7:40 pm||Dan Barouch, Harvard Medical School
"Development of an Ad26/Env Mosaic HIV-1 Vaccine"
|7:40 pm - 8:20 pm||Bette Korber, LANL
"Vaccine antigen design strategies for dealing with viral diversity"
|8:15 pm - 10:30 pm||Dinner, drinks, and mixing|
|Friday, July 14, 2017|