8:15-8:30 am Registration
Introduction and Overview
Kent J. Weinhold, Ph.D.
Joseph W. and Dorothy W. Beard Professor of Surgery
Professor of Immunology
Director, Duke Immune Profiling Core (DIPC)
Immunogenomics From Bedside to Benchside
Qi-Jing Li, Ph.D.
Associate Professor of Immunology
Understanding the Interactions of HIV-1 Envelope with the Host Immune System Using Cryo-Electron Microscopy
Priyamvada Acharya, M.Sc., Ph.D.
Associate Professor in Surgery
Director, Division of Structural Biology
Duke Human Vaccine Institute
Deconvoluting Complex Autoantibody Profiles in Human Disease
Thomas F. Tedder, Ph.D.
Alter E. Geller Professor for Research in Immunology
Professor in Pediatrics
10:15-10:25 am BREAK
Cultivating Research Culture at All Levels
Geeta K. Swamy, M.D.
Sr. Associate Dean Clinical Research
Vice Chair, Research & Faculty Development
Associate Professor of Obstetrics and Gynecology
Hiding in Plain Sight-FcR Variation and Immune Response
M. Anthony Moody, M.D.
Associate Professor of Pediatrics
Assistant Professor of Immunology
Chief Medical Officer, Duke Human Vaccine Institute
Identifying Immune Signatures of Transplant Rejection
Stuart J. Knechtle, M.D.
Mary and Deryl Hart Professor of Surgery
Division of Abdominal Transplant Surgery
Making a Good First Impression: Memory T Cells at the Maternal/Fetal Interface
Anthony J. Filiano, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor in Neurosurgery
Assistant Professor in Immunology
Funding Announcements from TDH Immunology/Transplant
Lunch and Core Poster Session
Allan D. Kirk, M.D., Ph.D.
David C. Sabiston, Jr. Professor of Surgery
Chairman, Department of Surgery
Surgeon-in-Chief, Duke University Health System