2nd International Conference “Innate immunity of the lung – Improving pneumonia outcome”

The 2nd International Conference “Innate immunity of the lung – Improving pneumonia outcome” will take place in Berlin from 15th to 17th September 2016. All information such as topics, flyer, key speakers, program, and all conditions you can see also at the Conference page.

News vom 01.03.2016

Venue                                     

The conference will be held at the Berlin-Brandenburg Academy of Sciences (BBAW) at the Gendarmenmarkt. The academy is located opposite the Konzerthaus, the French and German Cathedrals. The Brandenburg Gate and the Museum Island are both within walking distance.

Aims

The main objective of the conference is to present exciting news in the field of Innate Immunity of the Lung. Guest speakers will present recent highlights and current hypotheses. In a poster session cutting-edge data will be discussed. The best posters will be awarded with a price. Interested postgraduated participants of our conference can apply for our 2nd workshop on biomedical applications of high-end light microscopy. The meeting will promote scientific exchanges and will identify key tasks to be addressed in near-future research.

Flyer

Please download our actual flyer update.

Topics

1.    Medical needs in pneumonia
2.    Pathogen sensing
3.    Maintenance of the pulmonary barrier 
4.    Key effector cells of pulmonary immunity
5.    Checkpoints in innate immunity
6.    Damage, resolution, repair
7.    Adjunct therapies: Going beyond antibiotics
8.    Systems medicine

Program

Please find the program here for download.

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