Imperial College London


Faculty of MedicineDepartment of Brain Sciences

Professor of Neurology - Neuroimmunology and Immunotherapy



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Dr S Pavletic, Graft-versus-Host and Autoimmunity Unit, Experimental Transplantation and Immunology BranchNational Institutes of Health, National Cancer Institute, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, MD, USA

Dr R Nash, Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center, Clinical Research Division, Seattle, WA, USA

Prof G L Mancardi, Department of Neurology, University of Genoa, Italy

Dr R Saccardi, Department of Hematology, Florence, Italy

Dr P Calabresi, Dr D Kerr, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, MD, USA

Dr Thomas Forsthuber, University of Texas at San Antonio, TX, USA

Dr R Burt, Northwestern University, Chicago, IL, USA

Guest Lectures

Therapeutic reconditioning of the immune system through hematopoietic stem cell transplantation, Institute for Neuroimmunology and Clinical Multiple Sclerosis Research (INiMS), Center for Molecular Neurobiology Hamburg, University Clinic Eppendorf, Hamburg, Germany, 2009

Immune reconstitution - resetting the immune system, Annual Congress SGAI-SSAI /Spring Meeting SGDV-SSDV (Swiss Society for Allergology and Immunology), Basel, Switzerland, 2007

Restoration of self tolerance in autoimmune disease by HSCT, European Group for Blood and Marrow Transplantation, Hamburg, Germany, 2006

Reconstitution of the immune repertoire and immune tolerance after HSCT, European Federation of Neurological Societies, Annual Meeting, Glasgow, UK, 2006

Immune reconstitution after hematopoietic stem cell transplantation, City of Hope Medical Center, International Symposium “Cellular Therapy for Treatment of Autoimmune Disease: Basic Science and Clinical Studies Meeting”, Newport Beach, CA, USA, 2005

Repairing the immune system in multiple sclerosis, University of Bristol, Bristol, 2005

The “immune resetting” hypothesis in hematopoietic stem cell transplantation as a therapy for multiple sclerosis, Thomas Jefferson University, Philadelphia, PA, USA, 2005

Experimental Immunotherapies for multiple sclerosis, University of Nottingham, Nottingham, 2005

Immune reconstitution after autologous hematopoietic stem cell transplantation for multiple sclerosis, Washington University, St Louis, Missouri, USA, 2004

Disease-modifying treatments for multiple sclerosis, Department of Pathology, Case Western Reserve University, Cleveland, OH, USA, 2003

Immunotherapies for MS: from mechanisms of action to disease pathogenesis, University of Maryland, Baltimore, Maryland, USA, 2002

Stem Cell Therapy for Tolerance and Tissue Regeneration, Cumming Foundation, Snowbird, UT, USA, 2002

T cell clonotype tracking: a highly specific window on the immune system, National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, MD, United States, 2001

Unraveling naïve, memory and effector T cell responses to human myelin antigens, University of Siena, Siena, Italy, 2000

In search of “the bad cells” in multiple sclerosis; dissecting the human myelin-specific T cell repertoire, The Max Planck Institute for Neurobiology, Martinsried (Munich) Germany, 2000

Analysis of T cell receptor repertoire in immune-mediated disorders of the CNS, University of Florence, Florence, Italy, 1999

The autoimmune hypothesis in multiple sclerosis: role of myelin antigen-specific T cell responses, The Mario Negri Sud Center for Pharmacological and Biomedical Research, S. Maria Imbaro, Italy, 1998