Malaria Seminar series

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Berlin-Canberra Malaria Seminar Series - Upcoming Events


Seminar: Olivier SILVIE, MD, PhD

Sorbonne Université

Centre d‘Immunologie et des Maladies Infectieuses 

"Should I stay or should I go: Plasmodium-host cell interactions during malaria liver infection"

Host: Kai Matuschewski

- COLLOQUIUM: Prof. Dr. rer. nat. Iris Bruchhaus

Bernhard-Nocht-Institut für Tropenmedizin, Hamburg 
Molekularbiologie und Immunologie

Host: Kai Matuschewski


(was originally scheduled for 23 April 2020, 10 a.m.)









(was originally scheduled for 2 July 2020, 10 a.m.)

Berlin-Canberra Malaria Seminar Series - Past Events

Seminar: Anat Florentin

The Hebrew University of Jerusalem, Israel

Department of Microbiology and Molecular Genetics

Host: Ojo-Ajogu Akuh

Seminar: Dr. Silvia Portugal 

Max-Planck-Institute for Infection Biology

"Plasmodium falciparum survival strategies in the dry season"


Seminar: Johan Ankarklev

Stockholm University, Department of Molecular Biosciences

Host: Frederik Huppertz

"Characterizing the genetics underlying malaria transmission"

Seminar: Ulf Ribacke

Karolinska Institutet, Dept. of Microbiology, Tumor and Cell Biology, Molecular infection biology of parasite-host interaction and adaptation

"New ways to target Plasmodium falciparum for therapeutic and/or experimental purposes"

Host: Rafael Oliveira

Seminar: Prof. Gordon Awandare

University of Ghana, Head of West African Center for Cell Biology of Infectious Pathogens

"Investigating malaria parasite biology and immune responses in areas with varying 

P. falciparum transmission intensities"

Host: Lara Bardtke

Seminar: Dr. Tobias Spielmann 

Bernhard-Nocht Institute for Tropical Medicine, Hamburg

"Drugs, nutrients and membrane pores:

Critical dependencies in malaria parasites"

Host: Stefanie Henkel

- COLLOQUIUM: Prof. Dr. rer. nat. Markus Meissner

Ludwig-Maximilians-Universität Munich

Chair for Experimental Parasitology 

"Back on track: The role of Apicomplexan actin during motility, invasion and organellar development"

Host: Birte Steinhöfel

- COLLOQUIUM: Dr. Markus Ganter

Center for Infectious Diseases | Parasitology 
Heidelberg University Hospital 

"Deciphering the unusual cell cycle of 
Plasmodium falciparum"

Host: Kai Matuschewski

- COLLOQUIUM: Dr. Kai Wengelnik

Laboratory of Pathogen Host Interactions

University of Montpellier

An updated view on the phospholipid metabolism of the malaria parasite

Host: Merryn Fraser

- Seminar: Dr. Michael Duffy

University of Melbourne, Australia

- Seminar: Dr. Michelle Boyle

QIMR Berghofer, Australia

- Seminar: Dr. Teresa Carvalho

La Trobe University, Australia

- Seminar: Ass. Prof. Jack Richards

Burnet Institute, Australia

- Seminar: Dr. Bruno Humbel

Okinawa Institute of Science and Technology

- Seminar: Prof. Tania de Koning-Ward

Deakin University, Australia

25 November 2021  - 10 a.m. Berlin time/8 p.m. Canberra time 





11 November 2021  - 9 a.m. Berlin time/7 p.m. Canberra time

Hybrid meeting!

Location: Seminar room, Campus Mitte, Philippstr. 13, Building 14 & via zoom.


27 October 2021  - 9 a.m. Berlin time/6 p.m. Canberra time


Hybrid meeting!

Location: Seminar room builidng 14 on Campus Mitte, Philippstr. 13 & via zoom.


22 July 2021  - 10 a.m. Berlin time









25 March 2021 - 10 a.m. Berlin time

Via Zoom 








28 January 2021 - 10 a.m. Berlin time

Via Zoom 






May 14 2020

via Zoom 








(was originally scheduled for 11 June 2020, 10 a.m.)






13 February 2020


IRI Life Science

Maud menten Hall (3rd Floor)

Philippstr. 13, Bldg. 18


June 2019


May 2019


April 2019


February 2019


September 2018


July 2018