Announcing 4th Annual Research Retreat



Dear CIMI Members and Friends,

Friday, November 18th, 2016 our Research Retreat returns to UF’s Straughn Center!

This signature program of the Center for Inflammation & Mucosal Immunology (CIMI) attracts over 100 active researchers and students from across disciplines. Our 4th annual retreat will, as before, feature guest lectures from scientists of national prestige, succinct presentations of cutting edge research from University of Florida researchers, and a poster presentation session showcasing the work of UF’s research community. This day long event is FREE and lunch will be provided.

We look forward to welcoming these guest speakers:

Dr. Brian Sheridan, Stony Brook University
Dr. Surojit Sarkar, University of Washington
Dr. Megan Baldridge, Washington University
Dr. Joshua Obar, Geisel School of Medicine at Dartmouth
Dr. Shuzhao Li, Emory University

Register HERE!

We look forward to seeing you on November 18th!


Mansour Mohamadzadeh, Ph.D.
Center for Inflammation & Mucosal Immunology


7:45 8:15 Breakfast
8:15 8:25 Introduction and Welcome Address
8:25 9:15 Brian Sheridan
9:20 10:10 Surojit Sarkar
10:10 10:20 Break
10:20 11:10 Megan Balderidge
11:15 11:40 Laurence Morel
11:40 12:20 Lunch and Poster Presentations
12:20 1:10 Joshua Obar
1:10 1:40 Shuzhao Li
1:40 1:50 Break
1:50 2:35 Dorina Avram
2:35 3:00 Liang Zhou
3:00 3:05 Break
3:05 3:30 Christian Jobin
3:30 3:55 Benny Torres
3:55 4:05 Poster contest winners announcement & prize presentation
4:05 4:15 Closing Remarks  


VENDORS from 2015 Research Retreat

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