2020 Human Immunogenetics Symposia

Human Immunogenetics

September 18, 2020 Speakers

Dr. Ivona Aksentijevich (Head, Inflammatory Disease Section, National Human Genome Research Center, NIH, Bethesda MD, USA) Genetics and Pathogenesis of Systemic Autoinflammatory Diseases

Dr. Deepti Suri (Advanced Pediatrics Center, Postgraduate Institute of Medical Education and Research, Chandigarh, India)  Phenotype and genotype of Wiskott Aldrich syndrome in India 

Dr. Luigi Notarangelo (Chief, Laboratory of Clinical Immunology and Microbiology, National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases, NIH). Title: A novel X-linked immune deficiency: when infections and autoimmunity go hand in hand.


September 25, 2020 Speakers

Dr. Michail Lionakis (Chief, Fungal Pathogenesis Section, National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases, NIH). Lessons from inborn errors of antifungal immunity

Dr. Cecilia Poli (Chief, Immunology and Rheumatology, Hospital Roberto Del Rio, Santiago, Chile) From the bedside to discovery: A new genetic deficiency causes immune dysregulation through its impact on the actin cytoskeleton

Dr. Ruben Martinez-Barricarte (Assistant Professor, VUMC, USA) Unraveling the genetic architecture of human infectious diseases


October 2, 2020 Speakers

Dr. Jean-Laurent Casanova (Professor, Rockefeller University, USA and Investigator, HHMI) Inborn errors of immunity to Sars-CoV-2

Dr. David Langlais (Assistant Professor, McGill University, Canada) MYSMI Maintains Ribosomal Protein Gene Expression in Hematopoietic Stem Cells

Dr. Isabelle Meyts (Pediatric Immunology UZ Leuven, Head of Lab KU Leuven, Belgium) Inborn errors of immunity: an ever expanding field