Seminar

Microbiome Interest Group Seminar



Date
December 7, 2016
Time
4:00 PM
Description

Hi, all.

For the next meeting of the Pitt Microbiome Interest Group,  Jennifer Bomberger, PhD  will deliver a lecture entitled “Complex Communities: Decoding Microbial Interactions in the Cystic Fibrosis Respiratory Tract”

Prior to this talk, Megan Kiedrowski, PhD will briefly review the journal article entitled:

Leah Cuthbertson, Geraint B Rogers, Alan W Walker, Anna Oliver, Laura E Green, Thomas WV Daniels, Mary P Carroll, Julian Parkhill, Kenneth D Bruce, and Christopher J van der Gast

Respiratory microbiota resistance and resilience to pulmonary exacerbation and subsequent antimicrobial intervention. The ISME Journal (2016) 10, 1081–1091

© 2016 International Society for Microbial Ecology

link:

https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4820042/pdf/ismej2015198a.pdf

Dr. Keidrowski will break down the highlights of the article, inputting her own analysis before opening up a brief group discussion.

The meeting will take place on December 7th at 4PM in the Biomedical Science Tower, Floor 11, Conference Room 1195.

Refreshments will be provided.

If you are unable to attend in person a link is provided below:

https://global.gotomeeting.com/join/263469309

This meeting is locked with a password: microbiome

 

You can also dial in using your phone.

United States : +1 (312) 757-3129

Access Code: 263-469-309

 

We look forward to seeing you there,

Michael J. Morowitz, MD, FACS

Associate Professor of Surgery

University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine Attending Pediatric Surgeon, Division of Pediatric General and Thoracic Surgery Children's Hospital of Pittsburgh of UPMC Faculty Pavilion 7th Floor

4401 Penn Avenue

Pittsburgh, PA 15224 

&

Alison Morris, MD, MS

Professor of Medicine

Vice Chair for Clinical Research, Department of Medicine UPMC Chair of Translational Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine Director, University of Pittsburgh HIV Lung Research Center

412-624-8209

412-624-8373 (fax)