IMMUNOLOGY WORKSHOP


A SURVEY COURSE : UPDATE AND NEW CONCEPTS IN BASIC AND TRANSLATIONAL IMMUNOLOGY
By

Dr. Abul K. Abbas
(University of California, San Francisco)

Day 1 - Friday, 8th September 2017

Chairpersons:

S K Sarin (India), B S Ramakrishna (India)

10:30-10:45

Topic:

Introduction to Immune System

10:45- 11:30

Topic:

Innate Immunity

11:30-11:45

Topic:
Speaker:

Clinical Implications: The stress response in celiac disease
Riccardo Troncone (Italy)

11:45-12:45

Topic:

Antigen Presentation, T cell activation & co - stimulation

12:45-13:00

Topic:
Speaker:

Clinical implications: The role of HLA in celiac disease
Knut Lundin (Norway)

13:00-14:00

Lunch

Chairpersons:

S K Acharya (India), Mitali Mukarji (India)

14:00-14:45

Topic:

CD4 T cell subsets, cytokines

14:45-15:30

Topic:

B cells and antibodies

15:30-15:45

Topic:
Speaker:

Clinical implications: Antibodies as biomarkers for celiac disease
Ludvig Sollid (Norway)

15:45-16:00

Coffee break

Chairpersons:

Anoop Saraya (India), B K Mitra (India)

16:00-17:15

Topic:

Immune regulation and tolerance

17:15-17:30

Topic:
Speaker:

Clinical implications: Tolerance to food antigens
Bana Jabri (USA)

17:30-17:40

Closing

19:00-22:00

Inauguration and Welcome Dinner