BIG Seminar Series External Speaker Nominations

Beginning this autumn, the BIG Seminar Series will expand to include invited external speakers, and we want to know who you would like to hear from!  If you would like to nominate anyone to be considered for our seminar series, please fill out this Google form. With each submission, you can nominate up to two speakers. […]

UPDATE: Call for Inter Lab Collaboration (ILC) Award Applications

We would like to send a reminder of this new funding opportunity exclusively for trainees. If you and other trainees would like to explore, research, create or innovate within the fields of glia and neuroimmunology, this challenge is for you!  The new Center for Brain Immunology and Glia (BIG) is now offering the Inter Lab […]

Invitation to speak at the BIG Seminar Series and BIG WiPs

The BIG Center is excited to invite you to speak at our new seminars, the BIG Seminar Series and the BIG WiPs! Sign up to share projects focusing on a range of topics including, but not limited to, neuroimmunology, CSF circulation, and glial biology. The BIG Seminar Series and BIG WiPs will alternate on Thursdays […]

Call for Inter Lab Collaboration (ILC) Award Applications

We are excited to announce a new funding opportunity exclusively for trainees. If you and other trainees would like to explore, research, create or innovate within the fields of glia and neuroimmunology, this challenge is for you! The BIG Center is now offering the Inter Lab Collaboration (ILC) Award. Please see our ILC Award flyer […]

The Center for Brain Immunology and Glia (BIG) is here!

We are so excited to announce the established the Center for Brain Immunology and Glia (BIG) at Washington University School of Medicine in St. Louis. Led by Jonathan Kipnis, PhD, the BIG Center aims to unravel the close connections between the brain and the immune system. Such endeavors could lead to new insight into neurological […]