Division of Infection and Immunity


IIT External Seminar: Prof Jessica Strid

10 November 2022, 12:00 pm–1:00 pm

Event Information

Open to



Hanh Gurr


Room 207
Pears Building
Pond Street

For our next IIT external seminar, we will have Professor Jessica Strid from Imperial College London speaking about 'Immune surveillance in epithelial tissue and tumours'. 


Title: ‘Immune surveillance in epithelial tissue and tumours’

Date: Thursday 10th of November 2022  

Speaker: Professor Jessica Strid, Department of immunology and inflammation, Imperial College London.

Host: Steve Ley

Time: 12:00 Seminar 

13:00  lunch meeting with PhD students/postdocs/technicians 

14:00 meeting with PIs (please arrange via Steve Ley/Hanh)

17:00 drinks reception

Location: Pears building Seminar room 207 plus virtual over teams

Summary of speaker's work

Dr Jessica Strid is a Professor of Cellular Immunology at the Department of immunology and inflammation, Imperial College London, UK. Her laboratory studies immune surveillance at epithelial body surface tissues, such as the skin, with a focus on understanding the role of tissue resident and infiltrating immune cells in regulating epithelial cell homeostasis, repair and carcinogenesis.

One-on-one meetings with the speaker can be organised via Steve Ley/Hanh (h.gurr@ucl.ac.uk).

Please contact Hanh Gurr (h.gurr@ucl.ac.uk) if you would like to join the seminar remotely (if the link does not work).  

PhD students and post-docs are encouraged to attend the lunch with the speaker following the seminar, please email Hanh (h.gurr@ucl.ac.uk) if you would like to attend.

We recommend to wear face masks during the seminar.