Microbiology

  • Microbiology Department Seminar Series

    Every semester we are proud to host outstanding seminar speakers. These seminars are held Tuesdays at 3:00 p.m. in Watzke Auditorium (Aud 3) in the Bowen Science Building (unless otherwise noted).  All are encouraged to attend free of charge.  If you are interested in more seminars at The University of Iowa, please visit The Carver College of Medicine's Upcoming Events.

    Individuals with disabilities are encouraged to attend all University of Iowa-sponsored events. If you are a person with a disability who requires an accommodation in order to participate in this program please contact the host listed below.

    Fall 2015

    August 25 John V. Williams, MD
    Division of Pediatric Infectious Diseases, Children's Hospital of Pittsburgh
    Title to be announced
    Host: Steve Varga, PhD
    September 1 Thomas Gallagher, PhD
    Department of Microbiology and Immunology, Loyola University Chicago
    Title to be announced
    Host: Wendy Maury, PhD
    September 8 Blaise R. Boles, PhD
    Department of Microbiology, University of Iowa
    Title to be announced
    Host: Patrick Schlievert, PhD
    September 15 Dorian McGavern, PhD
    National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke, NIH
    Title to be announced
    Host: John Harty, PhD
    September 22 Christopher Waters, PhD
    Department of Microbiology & Molecular Genetics, Michigan State University
    Title to be announced
    Host: Timothy Yahr, PhD
    September 29 Melissa B. Lodoen, PhD
    Molecular Biology and Biochemistry, University of California Irvine
    Title to be announced
    Host: Mary Wilson, MD
    October 6 Moriah L. Szpara, PhD
    Biochemistry and Molecular Biology, Penn State University
    Title to be announced
    Host: Richard Roller, PhD 
    October 13 Matthew Wargo, PhD
    Department of Microbiology & Molecular Genetics, University of Vermont
    Title to be announced
    Host: Timothy Yahr, PhD
    October 20 Alexander R. Horswill, PhD
    Department of Microbiology, University of Iowa
    Title to be announced
    Host: Patrick Schlievert, PhD
    October 27 Catharine Bosio, PhD
    National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases, NIH
    Title to be announced
    Host: Kevin Legge, PhD
    November 3
      1110 MERF
    Distinguished Mentor Award and Lecture
    November 10 Katherine P. Lemon, MD, PhD
    The Forsyth Institute
    Title to be announced
    Host: Blaise Boles, PhD
    November 17 Mishtu Dey, PhD
    Department of Chemistry, University of Iowa
    Title to be announced
    Host: David Weiss, PhD
    November 24 NO SEMINAR - THANKSGIVING BREAK
    December 1 Drew Kitchen, PhD
    Department of Anthropology, University of Iowa
    Title to be announced
    Host: Mary Wilson, MD