Infectious Disease & Immunology Research Institute
Building 105, Rm 3846
2160 South First Ave
Maywood, IL 60153
Welcome to the Infectious Disease &
Immunology Research Institute!
The mission of the infectious Disease and Immunology Research Institute (InDIRI) is to understand interactions between microbes and the immune system, and to translate this knowledge to the treatment, control and prevention of diseases caused by human infectious agents. We are committed to establishing collaborations among basic and clinical scientists studying microbes and the immune system.
James Cook, M.D. and Katherine Knight, Ph.D., Co-Directors
Master's of Science
in Infectious Disease & Immunology
Students in the two-year Master's of Science in Immunology and Infectious Disease program will engage in a rigorous classroom-based curriculum and carry out a cutting edge research project under the direction of two faculty mentors. Our program inculcates scholarship as well as strong practical training. Our program will prepare students for an advanced career in health-related fields.
Wednesday, February 12th John Routes, M.D. Medical College of Wisconsin Granulomatous and Lymphocytic Interstitial Lung Disease
(GLILD) in Common Variable Immunodeficiency 12 pm noon SSOM Rm. 170
Wednesday, February 19th Charles Czuprynski, Ph.D. University of Wisconsin, Madison Casting NETs for Host Defense: Neutrophil and Macrophage Extracellular Traps in Response to Bovine Respiratory Disease Pathogens. 12 pm noon
SSOM Rm. 170