Upcoming Seminar

TGIR seminars will be canceled until further notice. Please stay tuned for updates.

Past Seminars

Richard Kuhn, Ph.D.

The Trent and Judith Anderson Distinguished Professor in Science, Department of Biological Sciences, Purdue University 

"Structure of Flaviviruses and the Challenges It Imposes on Antibody Recognition"

Date: November 6th, 2019 


Case McNamara, Ph.D.

Director, Infectious Disease, Calibr at Scripps Research

“Targeting Wolbachia to Treat Infections From Parasitic Filarial Nematodes”

Date: October 16th, 2019


Arie Havelaar, Ph.D.

Professor, Institute for Sustainable Food Systems, Emerging Pathogens Institute and Animal Sciences Department,  University of Florida

“Epidemiologic Modeling of Campylobacter Transmission”

Date: October 2nd, 2019


Mary Estes, Ph.D.

Distinguished Service Professor, Baylor College of Medicine

"Translating Stem Cell Biology to Understand Human Gastrointestinal Virus Infection: Magical Miniguts"

Date: September 25th, 2019


Peter Hotez, M.D., Ph.D.

Dean, National School of Tropical Medicine

Professor, Pediatrics and Molecular & Virology and Microbiology

Co-Head, Section of Pediatric Tropical Medicine

Baylor College of Medicine

Vaccines, Autism, and Blue Marble Health

Date: May, 15 2019


Samuel Scarpino, PhD

Assistant Professor, Network Science Institute, Northeastern University

“Forecasting Infectious Disease Outbreaks”

Date: Date: April 3, 2019


Robert Gilman, M.D., DTM&H

Professor, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health

“Spanning Tropical Medicine from Chagas to TB”

Date: March 20, 2019


Diane Griffin, M.D., Ph.D.

University Distinguished Service Professor, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health

“Measles: Pathogenesis and Prevention ”

Date: February 20, 2019


Andrew Azman, Ph.D.

Assistant Scientist, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health

“Accelerating Progress in Global Cholera Control: Lessons From Models and Field Studies”

Date: December 21, 2018