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NIH Director’s Wednesday Afternoon Lecture Series

Upcoming Lectures

Perspective on autoimmunity: a view from the ANCA vasculitis looking glass

November 2, 2016 -
3:00pm to 4:00pm
Ronald J. Falk, M.D., University of North Carolina - Chapel Hill

Dr. Ronald Falk is internationally recognized physician-scientist whose lifelong career has been the study of autoimmune kidney disease and ANCA vasculitis. For over three decades, his research has led to a deeper understanding of the causes and conditions that may lead to the development of ANCA vasculitis in an effort to improve the lives of those patients afflicted with vasculitis and autoimmune kidney diseases.

Inaugural William Paul Lecture

November 7, 2016 -
3:00pm to 4:00pm
Laurie Glimcher, M.D. , Dana-Farber Cancer Institute

The information for this lecture has not yet been made available. Please check back soon for an updated overview.

Innate molecules in the inflammation and cancer

November 9, 2016 -
3:00pm to 4:00pm
Xuetao Cao, M.D., Ph.D. , Chinese Academy of Medical Sciences

Dr. Cao has been investigating the molecular mechanisms for innate immune response and inflammation, and trying new approaches to cancer immunotherapy. As corresponding author, he published 226 original papers in peer-reviewed journals including Cell, Nature, Science, Nature Immunology, Immunity, Cancer Cell.

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