JCSMR Special Seminar - Antibodies as Change Agents in HIV: Good News for Vaccines

ASI Invited Speaker:

Professor Nancy Haigwood,  Director, Oregon National Primate Research Center;  Professor, Pathobiology & Immunology; Adjunct Professor, Molecular Microbiology & Immunology, Oregon Health & Science University, Beaverton, OR, USA

Nancy Haigwood is Director of the Oregon National Primate Research Center (ONPRC). She has over 35 years’ experience in molecular biology and immunology research in the area of global health, both in the for-profit and non-profit sectors and for the last 30 years In particular she has been actively engaged in vaccine discovery and immunotherapy research for in nonhuman primate (NHP) models for HIV/AIDS. She co-developed one of the first HIV vaccines, gp120 produced in CHO cells, while at Chiron Corporation (now Novartis) and has maintained a continuously funded laboratory that is focused on antibody-based therapies and Envelope-based vaccines to elicit protective antibodies. 

Date & time

12–1pm 14 February 2017

Location

The Finkel Lecture Theatre, The John Curtin School of Medical Research, Building 131 Garran Road, ANU

Speakers

Host: Associate Professor Ian Cockburn

Contacts

 Doris Morales
 +61 2 6125 4996

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