Presentations of the years 2007-2008

  • Immunity, CMV and mortality. Seminar at the School of Public Health, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI 26th November, 2008 (invited by Prof. A. Aeillo).
  • Changes to Immunity in Alzheimer´s Disease. Lecture at the 61st Congress of the Gerontological Society of America, National Harbor, MD, 24th November, 2008 (invited by Prof. P. Larsen).
  • Immunosenescence and cancer: tumour escape, impact not only for immunotherapy? Lecture at the Herlev Tumor Immunology Postgraduate School, Herlev, Denmark, 17th November, 2008 (invited by Prof. P. thor Straten).
  • CMV in the Elderly: Impact of CMV Infection on Senescence of the Immune System. Lecture in the session “CMV: not only in Transplantation, ICAAC conference, Washington DC, 26th October, 2008 (invited by Prof P. Ljungman).
  • Immunosenescence and cancer: Impact not only for immunotherapy? Keynote lecture, 9th meeting of the International Society for Geriatric Oncology, Montreal, Canada, 18th October, 2008 (invited by Prof. T. Fülöp).
  • Dysregulation of T cell function in the elderly: scientific basis and clinical implications. Lecture at the Graduate School of Immunology, Danish Immunological Society meeting on Ageing and Immunity, Copenhagen, 9th October, 2008 (invited by Prof. M.H. Nissen).
  • Interim immunological and virological data from the Leiden Longevity Study. Workshop presentation at the CISBAN/LifeSpan meeting, Newcastle, 1st October, 2008 (invited by Prof. T. Kirkwood).
  • Mechanisms and models of human immunosenescence. Seminar at Pfizer Global Research, Groton, CT, USA, 24th September, 2008 (invited by Dr. T. Paradis).
  • Mechanisms and models of human immunosenescence. Seminar at the Helmholtz Insitute for Infection Biology, Braunschweig, 18th September, 2008 (invited by Dr. T. Ebensen).
  • Models and Mechanisms of Human T Cell Senescence. Seminar at the Dept. Hematology, Hopital St. Louis, Paris, 30th June, 2008 (invited by Prof. D. Charron).
  • Immunosenescence. Ageing of the immune system: impact on vaccination & role of CMV infection. Keynote lecture at the WHO Initiative for vaccine research (IVR) Workshop on ageing and immunity, Paris, 29th June, 2008 (invited by Dr. M. Friede).
  • Models and Mechanisms of Human T Cell Senescence. Keynote lecture at the Polish Immunology Society Congress, Krakow, 17th May, 2008 (invited by Prof. J. Witkowski).
  • Models and Mechanisms of Human T Cell Senescence. Keynote lecture at the 3rd Annual Meeting of the Bulgarian Society for Immunology, Varna, 9th May, 2008 (invited by Prof. E. Naumova).
  • Models and Mechanisms of Human T Cell Senescence. Seminar at the Buck Institute for Aging Research, 10th April, 2008 (invited by Dr. G. Lithgow).
  • Models and Mechanisms of Human T Cell Senescence. Keynote lecture, Symposium Klinische Immunologie, 20th March, 2008 Amsterdam (invited by Prof. I. ten Berge).
  • Models and Mechanisms of Human T Cell Senescence. Seminar at IUF Düsseldorf, 28th February, 2008 (invited by Prof. C. Esser).
  • Models and Mechanisms of Human Immunosenescence. Polish Gerontology Society Seminar at the Medical University, Gdansk, 21st February, 2008 (invited by Prof. J. Witkowski).
  • Models and Mechanisms of Human Immunosenescence. Seminar at the Biochemistry Department, Nencki Institute, Warsaw, 28th January, 2008 (invited by Prof. E. Sikora).
  • Models and Mechanisms of Human Immunosenescence. Keynote at the IBMC Fall Symposium, Oporto, 1st December, 2007 (invited by Prof. P. Moradas-Ferreira).
  • Emerging scientific rationale for the pursuit of immunomodulating therapies against cancer. Keynote at the Celgene Immunomodulatory Drug meeting, Milan, 5th November, 2007 (invited by Dr. B. Bartlett).
  • Impact of herpesvirus infection on senescence of the immune system. Keynote at the 14th International Herpes Management Forum, Dubrovnik, 9th October, 2007 (invited by Prof. P. Griffiths).
  • Immunosenescence, immunotherapy, suppression and tumour progression. Lecture at the European Conference on Cancer and Ageing, SeneCa 2007, Warsaw, 6th October, 2007 (invited by Prof. E. Sikora).
  • Human immunosenescence. Lecture at the Gordon Research Conference on the Biology of Aging, Les Diablerets, Switzerland, 25th September, 2007 (invited by chairs H. Brown-Borg, L. Thompson & A. Bürkle).
  • Human T cell senescence. Lecture at the 12th International Association of Biogerontology conference, Spetses Island, Greece, 22nd May, 2007 (invited by Prof. E. Gonos).
  • Cancer Immunotherapy: is there a right way – or any way? Lecture at the Norwegian Radium Hospital, Oslo, 13th February, 2007 (invited by Prof. G. Gaudernack).
  • Human immunosenescence: can an aspect of ageing be infectious? Norwegian Immunology Society lecture, Oslo, 13th February, 2007 (invited by Prof. A. Spurkland).
  • Chronic antigenic stress contributing to the immune risk profile: in vitro monitoring and in vivo impact. Lecture at the Final ZINCAGE Conference, Ancona, 16th January, 2007 (invited by Dr. E. Mocchegiani).