Discovery Talks: International Seminar Series

Date 
Thursday, November 16, 2017 - 10:30am - 11:30am
Event Location 

Chan Centre for Family Health, 938 West 28th Avenue, Vancouver

Intended Audience 
Researchers, trainees, research staff
Details 

Discovery Talks are the research community's international seminar series. Featuring influential research leaders from around the globe, the series promotes knowledge exchange, fosters international collaborations and showcases the latest innovations in research. 

The Childhood disease research theme at BC Children's Hospital presents: 

Control of Pathogen Colonization by Host Immunity and the Microbiota in the Gut 
Speaker: Dr. Gabriel Núñez, MD, Paul de Kruif Endowed Professor, Inflammation & Immunology, University of Michigan School of Medicine

Learning Objectives:

  • Understand how a pathogen colonizes the gut in the presence of the microbiota
  • Understand how host immunity targets virulent pathogens in the gut
  • Understand the role of the microbiota in preventing the colonization of enteric pathogens

Please RSVP here by Thursday, November 9, 2017. 

Please visit the BC Children's Hospital website for more information.