Welcome to Farah Ammar !

We welcome Farah Ammar to the lab. Farah is a Masters student from Sorbonne University in Paris, France and she will be completing a research semester with us towards her thesis project.

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Welcome Adedola for her GPILS Lab Rotation !

Welcome to Adedola Adebamowo for her Laboratory rotation. Adedola is a 1st year Graduate Student in the Biochemistry and Molecular Biology program of the Graduate School at UMSOM (GPILS).

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Budhaditya Chatterjee joins the lab

Welcome Budhaditya to the lab ! Budha is a computational Immunologist with a Ph.D. in Systems Biology from the Indian Institute of Technology (IIT, Delhi). He comes to us from the Indian Institute of Science (IISc, Bangalore) where he completed […]

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Maxine Atuheirwe Joins the lab !

We welcome Maxine to the lab ! Maxine Atuheirwe joins us as a Research Fellow. Maxine completed her Masters in Immunology from Makerere University in Uganda and was part of training fellowships from NIH (Fogarty International Center) and the London […]

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MEMSEAL is a go ! DARPA systems vaccinology initiative.

The Defense Advanced Research projects Agency (DARPA) selected us as one of the teams leading an ambitious effort to predict the formation of long term immunological memory soon after a vaccination, under the auspices of the Assessing Immune Memory (AIM) […]

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Homecoming 2022 : Visit by our Alums

Despite all the challenges of the pandemic and a snowstorm on the east coast, some of our Alumni made it to the lab reunion (either in person or as cardboard cutouts :-). So great to see everyone from near and […]

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CONGRATS to Dr. Gideon Wolf on his paper !!!

Gideon’s paper on the alteration of T cell dynamics in vivo after FLT3L treatment is out : https://rdcu.be/cZBR8 . This was a long journey 🙂 Congrats to Gideon, Allie, Kenny and Zach – for sticking with it through the revisions […]

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Welcome Katrina Gorga to the lab !!

Katrina Gorga Katrina joins the lab as a Lab assistant trainee after working at the Maryland Science Center in Baltimore.

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Lab at the 2022 GPILS Award ceremony

The Hills: Liz with Thomas The UMSOM Graduate Program’s 2022 awards featured Liz & Nevil (from the lab) and an additional member of the department : Joao Pedra. See full presentation at the GPILS site : 2022 Awards. Zach, Liz, […]

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Welcome Crystal Stinson to the lab !!

Crystal Stinson Crystal joins the lab as a Laboratory assistant after completing her training with the BioTechnical Institute (BTI)‘s BioStart program.

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Congrats to the 2022 GPILS Award Winners !

The lab has two winners this year : Elizabeth Hill (PhD Scholar of the Year) and Nevil Singh (Teacher of the year) – in addition. our Alumni, Allie Gerber is the Biochemistry Department’s nominee for the Thesis of the Year.

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Fundamental Immunology is published !

Since 1984, Fundamental Immunology has been THE definitive texbook for graduate/post-graduate level Immunology and the go-to reference for the state of the field. Until 2015, it was edited by the late Dr. William E. Paul. Typically, the book compiles chapters […]

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AAAYYYY !! Liz on the cover of EJI.

Our paper in collaboration with Kaveh Abdi and Eric Long (with work from Liz) will be featured on the cover of the September issue of the European Journal of Immunology. The paper is now available online (https://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/10.1002/eji.202149733). Congrats to Kaveh […]

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Welcome Cinthia Flores to the lab !!

Cinthia is a recent graduate of UMCP and currently enrolled in STAR-PREP (Science Training for Advancing Biomedical Research Postbaccalaureate Program) at UMSOM.

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Positions available in the lab

We are recruiting postdocs and lab technicians for two new projects in the lab. In addition to people interested in basic Immunology (see: https://pubmed.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/34644571/, https://pubmed.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/32513716/, https://pubmed.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/35816444/, https://pubmed.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/30953766/) we are also recruiting for a collaborative project that tracks the initial immune […]

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