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

10:30-10:45

Topic:

Introduction to Immune System

10:45- 11:30

Topic:

Innate Immunity

11:30-11:45

Topic:

Clinical Implications: The stress response in celiac disease

11:45-12:45

Topic:

Antigen Presentation, T cell activation & co - stimulation

12:45-13:00

Topic:

Clinical implications: The role of HLA in celiac disease

13:00-14:00

Lunch

14:00-14:45

Topic:

CD4 T cell subsets, cytokines

14:45-15:30

Topic:

B cells and antibodies

15:30-15:45

Topic:

Clinical implications: Antibodies as biomarkers for celiac disease

15:45-16:00

Coffee break

16:00-17:15

Topic:

Immune regulation and tolerance

17:15-17:30

Topic:

Clinical implications: Tolerance to food antigens

17:30-17:40

Adjourn

19:00-22:00

Inauguration and Welcome Reception