Infection and Immunity Seminar Series are offered as the Current Topics in Microbiology course. The Department invites guest speakers to talk about their current research. The seminars are a compulsory part of our graduate program but are open to all interested participants.
Seminars, unless otherwise indicated, are held on Thursdays at 11:00 AM in the Duff Amphitheater of the Lyman Duff Building located at 3775 University st.
Mechanisms and applications of group II intron mobility;
Evolution of mobile group II introns; Lactococcus lactis live vaccines
Accepting graduate students and postdocs
Students who will enter their final year of undergraduate studies in the Department of Microbiology and Immunology are encouraged to consider Independent Studies in Microbiology and Immunology, MIMM 501/502 D1, D2. The course is an intensive 12-credit program of study and research in the laboratory of one of the professors of the Department. The number of places is limited. To qualify for registration in this course, students must have a CGPA of 3.5 or higher.
12 Credits - Fall and Winter
Results of student evaluations for MIMM courses in 2004-2005, in PDF format. To find other course evaluation data, see Office of the Provost site: course evaluations.
Professor and Program Leader;
Associate Professor; Immunology
Role of the B7/CD28/CTLA-4 costimulatory system in the maintenance of lymphocyte homeostasis and the development of autoimmunity
Lyman Duff Medical Building
3775 University St., Room 603
Montreal, QC H3A 2B4
Tel: (514) 398-7273
Fax: (514) 398-7052
sylvie [dot] fournier [at] mcgill [dot] ca (Email)
This 67-credit program is designed for students who want to acquire a substantial background in microbiology and immunology, and in related disciplines (chemistry, biology, biochemistry). This will prepare them for professional schools, graduate education, or for entry in industry or in research institutes.
A grade of C or better must be obtained in all required courses. A student who has a CGPA of 3.2 or higher can apply for admission to the graduate program in the Department of Microbiology and Immunology.
Prefixes and codes:
Molecular Epidemiology of Infectious Diseases
Division of Infectious Diseases and Medical Microbiology
Montreal General Hospital
1650 Cedar Avenue
Montreal, QC H3G 1A4
Tel: (514) 934-1934 x.42815
Lab: (514) 934-1934 x.44620
Fax: (514) 934-8423
marcel [dot] behr [at] mcgill [dot] ca (Email)