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 S1 (Audimax).

Upcoming lectures

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)