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1st HSII/HCTI Symposium: Latest Trends in Infection and Immunity Else Kröner Symposium

Dear Immunologists,

We, the inaugural Ph.D. class of the Hamburg School of Infection & Immunity (www.uke.de/hsii ), are delighted to invite you to join our 1st Latest Trends in Infection and Immunity HSII/HCTI Symposium (Else Kröner Symposium), scheduled to take place on November 15-16th 2023, in Hamburg.

The symposium aims to provide the next generation of researchers with valuable insights into the latest trends and technologies in immunology. The event will feature talks from six distinguished international speakers and five internal speakers from the UKE covering a range of topics.

Please have a look at the preliminary program to know more about it.

We were able to secure the funding kindly provided by Else Kröner-Fresenius-Stiftung , and we are pleased to offer 60 positions to international researchers, including Ph.D. students, post-doctoral researchers, and principal investigators.


Registration for the symposium is free of charge, and the deadline for registration is

September 15t 2023.

If you are interested in participating, please complete the registration form and send it to hsii@uke.de with the format: Institute/University_Name. Example: UKE_LastName_FirstName.

We will get back to you soon!

We eagerly anticipate your presence at the symposium in November.

Best regards,

HSII Symposium Organizing Community