CONFIRMED SPEAKERS

INTERNATIONAL

Manuela Raffatellu, University of California-Irvine, USA
Salmonella, inflammation, probiotics and metal ion sequestration in host defence 

 

Robert Sauerwein, Radboud University Medical Center, Netherlands
Development and clinical testing of Plasmodium falciparum maleria vaccines 

 

Stefanie Vogel, University of Maryland, USA
Innate immunity to bacteria, TLRs, macrophage development 

 

LOCAL

Paul Young, University of Queensland, QLD

Molecular virology; structural biology; antivirals; sub-unit and DNA based vaccines; viral diagnostics

Antje Blumenthal, University of Queensland, QLD

Host-pathogen interactions; Mycobacterium tuberculosis; macrophage function; anti-microbials