Distinguished Lecturer Series

Nationally and internationally renowned scientists present their research topics. After the talk, the students have the possibility to present and discuss their work during a “poster-walk” with the distinguished lecturer.

The joint "Distinguished lecturer series" of the IRTG1911 together with the RTG1727 and the CRU303 takes place on Thursdays, 5pm, room AM S2 (Audimax).

upcoming lectures

26.09.2019 - Prof. Eliane J. Müller, Institute of Animal Pathology, University of Bern; More information you will find here.

24.10.2019 -  Prof. Stephan Grabbe, Department of Dermatology, University Hospital Mainz

07.11.2019  -  Dr. Kathrin de la Rosa, Max-Delbrück-Center for Molecular Medicine, Berlin

21.11.2019  -  Prof. Simon Fillatreau, Institute Necker-Enfants Malades, Paris

12.12.2019 - Prof. Christoph Schlapbach. Department of Dermatology, Inselspital, University of Bern

19.12.2019  -  Prof. Barbara Bröker, Department of Immunology,University Hospital Greifswald

19.03.2020  -  Prof. Leena Bruckner-Tuderman, Department of Dermatology and Venerology, University Hospital Freiburg

past events

22.08.2019 - Tobias Schatton, Assistant Professor, Department of Dermatology, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA/USA; More information you will find here!

11.07.2019 - Prof. Alexander Enk, Department of Dermatology, University Hospital and Ruprecht Karls-University, Heidelberg

20.06.2019 - Prof. Christian Kurts, Institute for Experimental Immunology, University Medical Center Bonn

02.05.2019- Prof. Klaus Ley, Division of Inflammation Biology at the La Jolla Institute for Allergy and Immunology and Adjunct Professor of Bioengineering at the University of California, San Diego, USA

28.03.2019 - Prof. Amanda MacLeod, Department of Dermatology and Department of Immunology, Duke University School of Medicine, Durham

21.03.2019 - Prof. John McGrath, St. John’s Institute of Dermatology, King’s College London

14.02.2019 - Tobias Schatton, Assistant Professor, Department of Dermatology, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA/USA

31.01.2019 - Prof. Curdin Conrad, Head of Center of Excellence for Psoriasis at Department of Dermatology at CHUV, Lausanne University Hospital, Switzerland. More information you will find here!

24.01.2019 -Dr. César Muñoz-Fontela, Research Group Emerging Viruses, Heinrich Pette Institute; Leibnitz Institute for Experimental Virology, Hamburg. More information you will find here

17.01.2019 -Prof. Ulrich auf dem Keller, DTU Bioengeneering, Department of Biotechnology and Biomedicine, Technical University of Denmark. More information you will find here!

10.01.2019 - Prof. Thomas Bieber, Head of the Department of Dermatology and Allergology, University Hospital Bonn. More information you will find here!

06.12.2018 - Prof. Andrew D. Luster, Chief of the Division of Rheumatology, Allergy and Immunology, Director of the Center for Immunology and Inflammatory Diseases, Massachusetts General Hospital. More information you will find here!

15.11.2018 - Prof. Tilo Biedermann, Head of the Department for Dermatology and Allergology, Technical University of Munich. More information you will find here!

18.10.2018 - Prof. Michael P. Schön, Head of the Department of Dermatology, Venereology and Allergology, University of Goettingen. More information you will find here!

Summer term 2018

14.06.2018 - Prof. Zhi Liu, Department of Microbiology and Immunology, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, USA) More information you will find here!

25.05.2018 Prof. George Deepe (Dep. of Pediatrics, Cincinnati children´s hospital, Cincinnati, USA).More information you will find here!

26.04.2018 - Prof. Marina Botto ( Director of the Centre for Complement and Inflammation  Research (CCIR) and Professor of Rheumatology, Faculty of medicine at the Imperial College London, UK.More information you will find here!

19.04.2018 - Prof. Professor Berhane Ghebrehiwet (Departments of Medicine, Stony Brook University, United States) "Looking at gC1qR Through a Different Prism: As a Potential Therapeutic Target for HIV-1, HCV and Cancer" More information you will find here!

12.04.2018 - Prof. Jason Weinberg (University of Michigan, USA) "CD8 T Cells and the Immuno-proteasome in Adenovirus Pathogenesis".More information you will find here!

15.03.2018 - Prof. Brice Korkmaz (Centre d’Etude des Pathologies Respiratoires Tours, France). More information you will find here!

Winter term 2017/2018

15.02.2018 - Dr. Nadine Hövelmeyer  (Institute of molecular medicine, University of Mainz, Germany)

25.01.2018 - Prof. Marie-Dominique Filippi (Division of Experimental Hematology & Cancer Biology, Cincinnati children´s hospital, Cincinnati, USA)

18.01.2018 - Prof. Dr. Cesar Muñoz Fontela (Heinrich-Pette-Institute, Leibniz-Institute of experimental virology, Hamburg, Germany), "Filovirus immunology then and now"

07.12.2017 - Dr. Mario Schubert (Institute of Molecular Biology, University of Salzburg, Austria), "Structural basis for self-glycan recognition by the human  immune-inhibitory receptor Siglec-8, a potential drug target for asthma"

Summer term 2017

    06.07.2017- Véronique Witko-Sarsat, PhD (Dep. of Immunology-Hematology, Cochin Institute, Paris, France

    29.06.2017 -Dr. Hyun-Dong Chang (German Rheumatism Research Centre, Berlin, Germany)

    22.06.2017 - Prof. Dr. Oliver Kurzai (Leibniz Institute for Natural Product Research and Infection Biology, Jena, Germany)

    01.06.2017 - Dr. Zlatko Kopecki (Future Industries Institute, University of South Australia, Adelaide, Australia)

    18.05.2017 - Univ.-Prof. Dr. Alexander Zarbock (Department of Anesthesiology and Intensive Care Medicine, University Hospital Münster, Germany)

    11.05.2017 - Prof. Dr. Florian Greten (Institute of Tumour Biology and Experimental Medicine, University of Frankfurt, Germany)

    20.04.2017 -Susanne Brix Pedersen (Department of Biotechnology and Biomedicine, Center for Biological Sequence Analysis, Technical University of Denmark)

    06.04.2017 - Prof. Richard Bucala, MD PhD (Dep of Internal Medicine, Yale School of Medicine, USA

    Winter term 2016/2017

    12.01.2017 -Dr. Martin Glatz (Dep. of Dermatology, University Hospital of Zurich, Switzerland)

    19.01.2017 -Prof. Dr. Cristina Has (Dep. of Dermatology, University Hospital of Freiburg, Germany)

    26.01.2017 -Prof. Dr. Min Ae Lee-Kirsch (Dep. of Paediatrics, University Hospital  of Dresden, Germany)

    02.02.2017 - Prof. Dr. Gerd Geißlinger (Institute of Clinical Pharmacology, University of Frankfurt, Germany)

    16.02.2017 - Friederike Jönsson, PhD (Institute Pasteur, Paris, France)