CNND Symposium: “Infectious and Inflammatory Mechanisms of Neurologic Diseases”

November 8, 2023
8:30 am - 12:30 pm
Eric P. Newman Education Center, Seminar Room B (EPNEC; Medical Campus)

“Infectious and Inflammatory Mechanisms of Neurologic Diseases”


Hosted by the Center for Neuroimmunology & Neuroinfectious Diseases (CNND) and sponsored by the John T. Milliken Department of Medicine

Registration is FREE!
Lunch will be provided for registrants only.

The 12th Annual CNND Symposium will take place at EPNEC and include a poster session in Farrell LTC Atrium with awards for best posters.

Speakers
  • Cornellia Bergmann (Cleveland Clinic Foundation) “B cell dynamics and mysteries during murine neurotropic CoV infection”
  • Jorge Alvarez (University of Pennsylvania) “The role of the blood-brain barrier in neuropsychiatric disease”
  • Tajie Harris (University of Virginia) “Microglia and the control of Toxoplasma gondii in the brain”
  • Susanna Rosi (Bay Area Institute of Science) “The role of peripherally-derived macrophages in brain injury”
  • Shannon Agner (WashU Neurology) “Myeloid cell activation during Zika virus encephalitis predicts recovery of functional cortical connectivity”
  • Thomas Lane (University of California, Irvine) “Characterizing the impact of coronavirus infection on Alzheimer’s disease pathology”

For inquiries contact Michelle Potter.