Joint Research in Progress Seminars

We look forward to you joining us again on the 3rd Friday of every month at 12 pm, Hybrid, via Zoom and BST Conference Room 1595.

Date Presenter 1 PI Lab Presenter 2 PI Lab
09/16/2022
Mark Snyder
Mark Snyder
10/21/2022
Hussein Baydoun
Geoffrey Camirand
11/18/2022
NO RIP – STI Retreat
12/16/2022
01/20/2023
Alessandro Gambella Anthony Demetris Sultan Abdelhamid Timothy Billiar
02/17/2023
Manny Michaca Matt Nicotra Lara Hoteit Matthew Neal
03/17/2023
TBD TBD
04/21/2023
Gang Zhang Fadi Lakkis TBD
05/19/2023
TBD TBD
06/16/2023 Ipsita Dey Sarah Gaffen TBD
07/21/2023 Nicole Ponde Sarah Gaffen TBD

For more information, please contact:
Kristie Bowman
(412) 648-4058
bowmankl2@upmc.edu

Joint Journal Club

We look forward to you joining us again on the 4th Friday of every month at 12 pm, Hybrid, via Zoom and BST Conference Room 1595.

Date Speaker #1:
Basic Scientist
Speaker #2:
Clinician
09/23/2022
Jordan Warunek
10/28/2022
Mouhamad Al-Moussawy
11/25/2022
CANCELLED – Thanksgiving Break
12/23/2022
CANCELLED – Holiday Break
01/27/2023
02/24/2023
Charbel Elias
Matthew Pittappilly
03/24/2023
Chethan Puttarajappa
04/28/2023
Hussein Baydoun
Rajil Mehta
05/26/2023
Cindy Avalos
Akhil Sharma
06/23/2023
Tiffany Taylor
Puneet Sood
07/28/2023
Bashar Matour TBD
08/25/2023 TBD TBD

For more information, please contact:
Hossam Abdelsamed
(412) 383-5465
abdelsamedha@upmc.edu

Transplantation Biology Seminar Series

We look forward to you joining us again on the 2nd Friday of every month (unless otherwise noted) at 12 pm, Hybrid, via Zoom and BST Conference Room 1595.

Click on the speaker’s name to see the full informational flyer.

September 2, 2022 Joren Madsen, MD – Massachusetts General Hospital
October 14, 2022 Alessandro Alessandrini, PhD – Massachusetts General Hospital
November 11, 2022 Anat Tambur, DMD, PhD – Northwestern University
December 9, 2022 Muhammad Mohiuddin, MBBS – University of Maryland
January 13, 2023 Daniel Kreisel, MD – Washington University
February 10, 2023 Gilles Benichou, PhD – MGH / Harvard Medical School
March 3, 2023 James Markmann, MD, PhD – Harvard Medical School
April 14, 2023 Pavan Reddy, MD – University of Michigan
May 12, 2023 Megan Levings, PhD – University of British Columbia
June 9, 2023 Claudia Mauri, PhD – University College London

For more information, please contact:
Kristie Bowman
(412) 648-4058
bowmankl2@upmc.edu

Transplantation Grand Rounds

We look forward to you joining us again every Friday at 8 am, Hybrid, via Zoom and LHAS Auditorium, UPMC Montefiore.

(Note: Bolded text denotes External Speakers)

DATE SPEAKER
September 9, 2022 Sundaram Hariharan
September 16, 2022 David McMichael
September 23, 2022 CANCELLED
September 30, 2022 Chadi Hage
October 7, 2022 Matthew Pittappilly
October 14, 2022 Allyson Hart, University of Minnesota – ZOOM ONLY
October 21, 2022 Karthik K Tennankore, Dalhousie University – ZOOM ONLY
October 28, 2022 Christopher Hughes
November 4, 2022 Abhi Humar
November 11, 2022 Christine Falk, MHH Hanover, Germany – ZOOM ONLY
November 18, 2022 NO GRAND ROUNDS – STI RETREAT
November 25, 2022 THANKSGIVING HOLIDAY BREAK
December 2, 2022 Mark Zhang
December 9, 2022 Kazunari Tanabe, Tokyo Japan – ZOOM ONLY
December 16, 2022 Qingyong Xu
January 13, 2023 Paula Novelli
January 20, 2023 George Mazariegos
January 27, 2023 Jonathan Bromberg, University of Maryland
February 3, 2023 John Forsythe, University of Edinburgh – ZOOM ONLY
February 10, 2023 Eun Kwak
February 17, 2023 Thierry Berney, University of Geneva – ZOOM ONLY
February 24, 2023 John McDyer
March 3, 2023 Puneet Sood
March 10, 2023 NO GRAND ROUNDS
March 17, 2023 Rajil Mehta
March 24, 2023 Enrico Benedetti, University of Illinois
March 31, 2023 Naudia Jonassaint
April 7, 2023 NO GRAND ROUNDS
April 14, 2023 Megan Sykes, Columbia University
April 21, 2023 Caitlin Loseth
April 28, 2023 Chethan Puttarajappa
May 5, 2023 Jaideep Behari
May 12, 2023 Michele Molinari
May 19, 2023 Raman Venkataraman
May 26, 2023 Parmjeet Randhawa
June 2, 2023 Colin Powers
June 9, 2023 Diana Metes

For more information, please contact:
Kristie Bowman
(412) 648-4058
bowmankl2@upmc.edu

STI Retreat

November 18, 2022

University Club
123 University Place, Pittsburgh, PA 15213

For more information, please contact:
Amy Nye
(412) 383-5774
nyea@upmc.edu

2021 – 2022 Eberly Distinguished Lectureship in Immunology

The Eberly Distinguished Lectureship in Immunology was established in 2011 by the Department of Immunology and the Thomas E. Starzl Transplantation Institute to recognize the generous support of the Robert E. Eberly Family and to showcase each year the research of three prominent international leaders in the field of immunology.
Download The 2021-2022 Eberly Distinguished Lectureship in Immunology

June 2, 2022

John J. O'Shea, MD

John J. O’Shea, MD

• Scientific Director, National Institute of Arthritis, Msculoskeleetal & Skin Disease, NIH
• Senior Investigator, Molecular Immunology & Inflammation Branch
• Lymphocyte and Cell Biology Section

October 6, 2022

Jenny P-Y Ting, PhD

Jenny P-Y Ting, PhD

• William Rand Kenan Professor of Genetics, Microbiology and Immunology Lineberger Comprehensive Cancer Center
• Director, Center for Translational Immunology
• Co-Director, Inflammatory Disease Institute University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill

December 1, 2022

Louis Staudt, MD

Louis Staudt, MD

• Director, Center for Cancer Genomics National Cancer Institute