BIG Seminar Series

Every other Thursday, 4-5 p.m.

The BIG Seminar Series showcases polished projects, published or unpublished. Speakers can be faculty, postdocs, or graduate students who have a largely completed project. The audience includes WashU and non-WashU scientists unless otherwise requested by the speaker.

See our BIG Seminar Series 2023-2024 flyer here!

2023-2024 Seminar Series

Held every other Thursday from 4 – 5 p.m unless otherwise noted.

DateSeminar TitlePresenterLocationFaculty hostFlyer
“Lysosome and lipid signaling in microglia
regulation and Alzheimer’s disease”
Hui ZhengConnor AuditoriumTravis Tabor, PhDZheng flyer
11/30/2023 Now @ 1pm“The Myeloid Side Of The Brain”Marco PrinzNow in MOORE AuditoriumEmma Danhash. PhDPrinz flyer
12/14/2023“Microbiome control of host immunity”Yasmine Belkaid, PhDConnor AuditoriumJasmin Herz, PhDBelkaid flyer
Winter break –
Seminars resuming on Fri Jan12, 2024

Sign Up to Present

Sign up on our shared spreadsheet to share projects focusing on a range of topics including, but not limited to, neuroimmunology, CSF circulation, and glial biology.

Questions? Contact Nora Abduljawad at
or Travis Tabor at