Seminars

Federation of Clinical Immunology Societies (FOCIS) 2014 Conference

Wednesday, June 25, 2014 - 8:00am - Saturday, June 28, 2014 - 5:00pm

JUNE 25 (for more information click here)

Mechanisms of ToleranceImmune Tolerance Network

Session I: Engrafting Tolerance using Hematopoietic Stem Cells

1:25-2:05 pm: Megan Sykes, M.D., Columbia University, “A Method for Tracking Alloreactive T Cells and Deletional Tolerance”

Immunologic Memory and Its Relevance to Autoimmune Diseases

JDRF & British Society for Immunology

1:45-2:15 pm: Donna Farber, Ph.D., Columbia University, “Human Circulating and Tissue-resident Memory T Cells”

 Trainee Satellite Symposium

11:55 - 12:10pm: Joseph Thome, Columbia University, "Dynamic Changes in Human Regulatory T Cell Populations with Age in Lymphoid and Mucosal Tissue Sites" (oral presentation – Trainee Satellite Symposium)

 Opening Reception & Poster Presentations 6:00-8:00 pm:

Alex Dahmani, Columbia University, "Human T Cell Homeostasis in Humanized Mice" (poster presentation – Trainee Satellite Symposium)

 Joseph Thome, Columbia University, "Dynamic Changes in Human Regulatory T Cell Populations with Age in Lymphoid and Mucosal Tissue Sites" (poster presentation – Trainee Satellite Symposium)

 

JUNE 26 (for more information click here)

 Thematic Symposia

2:20-2:45 pm: Humanized Mice for Studying Immune Disorders

 Megan Sykes, M.D., Columbia University: “Personalized Human Mice”