Teacher program: Seminar Series

Whitehead Institute’s 2002-2003 Seminar Series for High School Teachers: Biological Chellenges to Humanity: Emerging and Re-emerging Pathogens

 


Kick-off session: Tuesday, October 7, 2002

Host-Pathogen Interactions

Rick Young, Whitehead Institute

[presentation not available]


Monday, November 4, 2002

Vector-Borne Diseases

Andrew Spielman, Harvard School of Public Health

[presentation not available]


Monday, December 2, 2002

Ecology Disease Connection

Martin Polz, Massachusetts Institute of Technology

[945KB ppt]


Monday, January 6, 2003

Understanding the Human Immune Response

Nir Hacohen, Whitehead Institute

[presentation not available]


Monday, February 3, 2003

Microbes and Allergic Diseases

Cathryn Nagler-Anderson, Massachusetts General Hospital

[1.0MB ppt]


Monday, March 3, 2003

Killing the Messenger: Harnessing RNA Interference for Therapy

Judy Lieberman, Harvard Medical School

[17.2MB ppt]


Monday, April 7, 2003

Prion Diseases

Susan Lindquist, Director, Whitehead Institute

CANCELED


Monday, MAy 5, 2003

Fran Lewitter, Whitehead Institute [596KB ppt]

John Doench, MIT  [1.2MB ppt]

Michael McManus, MIT [1.2MB ppt]

Herve Vaucheret, Whitehead Institute  [2.8MB ppt]

Special RNA Panel


Monday, June 2, 2003

Prion Diseases

Susan Lindquist, Director, Whitehead Institute

[presentation not available]

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