Annual Symposium
8:30 AM to 5:00 PM | May 21, 2015

2015 Annual LSI Symposium

Forum Hall, Palmer Commons
Audience This is a public event.
Defense Mechanisms in Life: From Bacteria to the Human Body


Ruslan Medzhitov, Ph.D.
Yale School of Medicine and Howard Hughes Medical Institute

Mary Sue and Kenneth Coleman Life Sciences Lecture: Homeostasis, Inflammation and Disease

Luciano Marraffini, Ph.D.
Rockefeller University

Generation of a Memory of Infection During CRISPR-Cas Immunity

Phillip D. Zamore, Ph.D.
University of Massachusetts Medical School and Howard Hughes Medical Institute

Mechanisms and Functions of RNA Silencing Pathway

Yasmine Belkaid, Ph.D.
National Institutes of Health

Role of the Microbiota in Infection Control and Sequelae

Gregory F. Sonnenberg, Ph.D.
Weill Cornell Medical College

Immune Regulation of Intestinal Health and Disease

Miriam Merad, M.D., Ph.D.
Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai

Tissue Control of Macrophage Homeostasis and Function

Marco Colonna, M.D.
Washington University School of Medicine

Innate Lymphoid Cells in Immunity