Seeking applications for SLB at Immunology 2019: Host Defense at the Mucosal Interface
Seeking applications for SLB at Immunology 2019: Host Defense at the Mucosal Interface

Are you an early career investigator who is interested in attending Immunology 2019 in San Diego, CA? The Society for Leukocyte Biology has the privilege to announce that we will be holding a guest symposium at the annual meeting of the American Association of Immunologists (Immunology 2019TM) from May 9-13, 2019. The symposium theme is Host Defense at the Mucosal Interface. We are seeking promising and aspiring new investigators (within 10 years of their terminal degree) to present their research on microbial-host interactions in mucosal surfaces (both pathogenic and commensal microbes) at the meeting.


Applicants must be members of the Society for Leukocyte Biology by the application deadline. All applications must be submitted by November 13, 2018 at 5PM (eastern).

All applications will be submitted using the online form.

Recipients of the award will receive a $750 stipend and will give a 25 minute oral presentation at Immunology 2019. Separate abstract submission through Immunology 2019 is not required. Speakers will need to provide their own travel, accommodations and registration for the Immunology 2019 meeting http://www.immunology2019.org/

Please direct any questions about the topical focus to chair Ilhem Messaoudi.
Email application questions to [email protected]