Annual Symposium

Advance registration for the 2018 Evergrande Symposium is now closed. On-site registration will begin at 8:00 am on Friday, June 15th in the lobby of the Joseph B. Martin Conference Center on the Harvard Medical School campus at 77 Avenue Louis Pasteur, Boston.

2018 Symposium Speakers:

Alexander Rudensky, PhD, Memorial Sloan Kettering
Regulatory T Cell Differentiation and Function

Sarah Teichmann, PhD, Wellcome Sanger Institute
Immunogenomics One Cell at a Time

Suzanne Topalian, MD, Johns Hopkins Medicine
PD-1 Blockade in Virus-Associated Cancers: At the Intersection of Antitumor and Infectious Immunity
    
David Tuveson, MD, PhD, Cold Spring Harbor Laboratories
Pancreatic Cancer Biology and Medicine

Ramnik Xavier, MD, PhD, Massachusetts General Hospital
Microbes, Metabolites, and Autoimmunity

2017 Symposium on Immunity and Inflammation in Disease and Tissue


The fourth annual Evergrande Center symposium featured talks by Jérôme Galon, INSERM; Ronald Germain, National Institutes of Health; Rakesh Jain, Steele Laboratories, Massachusetts General Hospital; Fiona Powrie, Kennedy Institute of Rheumatology, University of Oxford; Shannon Turley, Genentech.

2016 Symposium on Immunity and Inflammation in Disease and Tissue


The third annual Evergrande Center symposium was held on July 15, 2016, in the amphitheater at the Joseph B. Martin Conference Center at Harvard Medical School. Attended by over 500 faculty and students from the Harvard community, the symposium featured talks by James Allison, MD Anderson Cancer Center; Erica Pearce, Ma x Planck Institute if Immunbiology and Epigenetics; Aviv Regev, Broad Institute of of MIT and Harvard; Robert Schreiber, Washington Univeristy School of Medicine; Laurence Zitvogel, Institut Gustave Roussy.

2015 Symposium on Immunity and Inflammation in Disease and Tissue


The second annual Evergrande Center symposium was held on July 17, 2015 and featured talks by Richard Flavell, Yale University School of Medicine; Thomas Gajewski, University of Chicago; Michael Karin, University of California, San Diego; João Pereira, Yale University School of Medicine; Carla Rothlin, Yale University School of Medicine; and John Wherry, University of Pennsylvania.

2014 Symposium on Immunity and Inflammation in Disease and Tissue

Held on August 1, 2014, the first Evergrande Center symposium convened over 200 faculty and students from across Harvard and its affiliates. The day’s presentations showcased the breadth of expertise that will lead and advise the Center as it advances its research and education agenda. Featured speakers provided a glimpse into the diverse approaches that will be supported by the Center, the complexity of the biomedical research programs, and the clear need for a Center of this scope to tackle the wide array of immunologic diseases and disorders.