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Prof. Muzlifah Haniffa, FMedSci – VAI Seminar Series

 

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Prof. Muzlifah Haniffa, FMedSci – VAI Seminar Series

May 19 @ 12:00 pm EDT

Decoding the developing human immune system

Muzlifah has combined single cell genomics and immunology to decode the developing human immune system.

Muzlifah Haniffa is a Wellcome Trust Senior Research Fellow, Lister Institute Research Fellow and Consultant Dermatologist based in Newcastle University. She graduated from medical school in Cardiff, trained as a junior doctor in Cambridge and received her dermatology specialist training in Newcastle. She was awarded an Action Medical Research Training Fellowship and a Wellcome Trust Clinical Intermediate Fellowship.

Muzlifah is a Fellow of the Academy of Medical Sciences (2020) and the recipient of the Academy of Medical Sciences Foulkes Foundation Medal (2019) and the European Federation of Immunological Societies ACTERIA Prize in Immunology and Allergology (2018). She is a leading member of the Human Cell Atlas initiative and pioneered the application of single cell genomics to decode the developing human immune system and the human skin in health and disease.

Speaker Information

Prof. Muzlifah Haniffa, FMedSci

Wellcome Trust Senior Research Fellow in Clinical Science,
Professor of Dermatology and Immunology, Newcastle University
Associate Faculty, Wellcome Sanger Institute

Time & Location

12:00 pm on Zoom

Registration is free. To sign up, please email Courtney Zirkle at courtney.zirkle@vai.org. After registering, you will receive an email with the Zoom link and passcode.

VAI Host: Dr. Tim Triche

Questions?

For questions, please contact Kim Cousineau at 616.234.5684.

Details

Date:
May 19
Time:
12:00 pm EDT
Event Category:

Venue

Virtual
MI United States