Event Opening
25th August 2021 (AM)

9:30 AM - 10:00 AM
Brazil time (GMT -03:00)

Welcome and Opening Ceremony

10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Brazil time (GMT -03:00)

Chair: Arne Akbar

UCL, UK


10:00 AM - 10:45 AM
Brazil time (GMT -03:00)

Paul Kaye

HYMS, UK


Opening Conference

The immunology of diseases associated with the L. donovani complex

10:45 AM - 11:30 AM
Brazil time (GMT -03:00)

Elvira Saraiva
UFRJ, Brazil

The multifaceted role of Neutrophil Extracellular Traps in Neutrophil-Leishmania interaction.

11:30 AM - 12:00 PM
Brazil time (GMT -03:00)

Round table

12:00 PM - 1:00 PM

Brazil time (GMT -03:00)

Raquel Nogueira
Beckman Coulter

High Sensitivity Flow Cytometry: From Multicolor Panels to Microvesicle Sorting (Talk in Portuguese)

 

Innate Immunity
25th August 2021 (PM)

01:00 PM - 01:15 PM

Chair: Dario Zamboni

FMRP / USP, Brazil

01:15 PM - 02:00 PM

Natan Peters

University of Calgary, Canada

The Interplay between innate and adaptive immunity in cutaneous Leishmaniasis: a central role for monocytes.

02:00 PM - 02:45 PM

Thiago Souza Vieira
UFRJ, Brazil

Plasticity of neutrophil effector response regulates susceptibility to Leishmania major infection.

02:45 PM - 03:30 PM

David Mosser

University of Maryland, USA

Macrophage responses to Leishmania

03:30 PM - 04:30 PM

Round table


 

Immunopathogenesis
26th August 2021 (PM)

01:00 PM - 01:15 PM

Brazil time (GMT -03:00)

Opening

Chair: Cláudia Brodskyn

FIOCRUZ, Brazil


01:15 PM - 02:00 PM

Phillip Scott

University of Pennsylvania, USA

Pathways leading to IL-1b dependent pathology in cutaneous leishmaniasis

02:00 PM - 02:45 PM

Lucas Carvalho

UFBA, Brazil

Decreasing pathologic immune response in cutaneous leishmaniasis as adjuvant therapy

02:45 PM - 03:30 PM

Daniel Gomes

UFES, Brazil

A novel role for immunosenescence in the pathogenesis of cutaneous leishmaniasis

03:30 PM - 04:30 PM

Round table


 

Immunoregulation
27th August 2021 (PM)

01:00 PM - 01:15 PM

Brazil time (GMT -03:00)

Opening
Chair: Walderez Dutra

UFMG, Brazil


01:15 PM - 02:00 PM

Ramona Hurdayal

University of Cape Town, South Africa

IL-4-producing B cells regulate T helper cell dichotomy in type 1-controlled cutaneous leishmaniasis – Lessons learnt from a murine model of infection
 

02:00 PM - 02:45 PM

Kenneth Gollobb

A.C. Camargo, Cancer Center, Brazil

Immune Mechanisms of Pathology and Therapeutic Response in Human Tegumentary Leishmaniasis

02:45 PM - 03:30 PM

Herbert Guedes

UFRJ / FIOCRUZ, Brazil

Regulatory B cells and T cell exhaustion in murine cutaneous leishmaniasis 

03:30 PM - 04:30 PM

Round table


04:30 PM

Closing Remarks
Organizing committee