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IMV Executive Assistant


tel. (612) 624-1926

fax. (612) 625-1108


18-242 Moos Tower
515 Delaware St. SE
Minneapolis, MN 55455

General Questions:

Investigators: Advisory Committee

Wade Bresnahan, PhD
Medical School
Phone: (612) 626-5876
Roberto Cattaneo, PhD
Mayo Clinic
Reuben Harris, PhD
Medical School & College of Biological Sciences
Phone: (612) 624-0457
James Lokensgard, PhD
Medical School
Phone: (612) 626-9914
Paul Jardine, PhD
School of Dentistry
Phone: (612) 624-0667
Louis Mansky, PhD
School of Dentistry & Medical School
Phone: (612) 626-5525
Michael Murtaugh, PhD
College of Veterinary Medicine
Phone: (612) 625-6735
Stephen Rice, PhD
Medical School
Phone: (612) 626-4183
  Student Representative #1
AHC School
Phone: (612)
  Student Representative #2
AHC School
Phone: (612)

Featured News & Events

'Wisc-e-sota', a Joint UMN-UW Virology Training Grant Symposium was first held on Friday, Sepbember 20th, 2013 at the Uniiversity of Wisconsin-La Crosse, Cartwright Center. This was the inaugural collaborative symposium of the NIH T32-supported virology training programs at the University of Wisconsin-Madison and the University of Minnesota-Twin Cities. Talks and poster sessions were presented by students, postdocs and faculty. The second UMN-UW Virology Training Grant Symposium will be held in the Fall 2014. Details to follow.

The 2014 IMV Symposium will be held on May 12, 2014 and Mark Denison (Vanderbilt) and Bert Semler (UC-Irvine) will be the Keynote Speakers. Click on the link below to register and submit abstracts.

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