Microbiome Interest Group Seminar

December 7, 2016
4:00 PM

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


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:

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


412-624-8373 (fax)