An expert in the diagnosis of viral infections and in emerging viral diseases, Dr. Herrera will conduct research in collaboration with the Rutgers Global Health Institute and the Robert Wood Johnson Medical School Department of Medicine's Division of Infectious Disease and Immunology.
News and Events
The lab was named in honor of the former board member and longtime supporter.
A Rutgers study suggests the underproduction of poorly understood immune cells contribute to Alzheimer’s disease and other forms of cognitive decline.
Rutgers-led study highlights potential of new techniques to study mental disorders.
The retreat featured an insightful keynote address from Martin Blaser on the microbiome and presentations by faculty and trainees.
Rutgers researchers have been awarded $1.6 million from the National Institutes of Health for the study.
Researchers at Rutgers Robert Wood Johnson Medical School have identified immune cells in the intestine that are needed to prevent inflammatory bowel diseases (IBD) such as colitis and Crohn’s disease, which affect three million people in the United States.
Monday, March 27, 2023, 1:00 p.m.-2:00 p.m. | Child Health Institute of New Jersey, Seminar Room 3101
Monday, April 10, 2023, 1:00 p.m.-2:00 p.m. | Child Health Institute of New Jersey, Seminar Room 3101
Monday, April 24, 2023, 4:10 p.m.-5:00 p.m. | Child Health Institute of New Jersey, Seminar Room 3101
Seminars, Lectures, and Special Event Series
This series was established in 2003 from the generosity of Dr. Kenneth S. and Audrey S. Gould. The annual Spring event hosts distinguished scientists at the forefront of research on the molecular and cellular basis of disease. Scientists, colleagues and students across Rutgers and nearby universities and scientific communities are welcome. For more information, contact Kathleen Semler at 732-235-9523 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
Past Gould Lectures
- 2019 - Brendan Lee, MD, PhD, Baylor College of Medicine
- 2018 - Elaine Fuchs, PhD,The Rockefeller University
- 2017 - Andrew P. Feinberg, MD, MPH, Johns Hopkins University
- 2016 -Thomas C. Südhof, MD, Columbia University
- 2015 - Ian Lipkin, MD, Columbia University
- 2014 - Cori Bargmann, PhD, The Rockefeller University
- 2013 - Carl Nathan, MD, Weill Cornell Medical College
- 2012 - James R. Downing, MD, St. June Children’s Research Hospital
- 2009 - Leonard P. Guarente, PhD, Massachusetts Institute of Technology
- 2008 - Stuart H. Orkin, MD, Harvard Medical School
- 2007 - Rudolf Jaenisch, MD, Massachusetts Institute of Technology
- 2005 - Francesco Ramirez, PhD, Child Health Institute of New Jersey
- 2004 - Joseph T. Coyle, MD, Harvard Medical School
- 2003 - Eric R. Kandel, MD,Columbia University
The Child Health Institute Science Seminar Series welcomes scientists and students from CHINJ, Rutgers Robert Wood Johnson Medical School, Rutgers Cancer Institute of New Jersey, and Rutgers University. This series provides a forum to share scientific progress and discuss its impact on child health. Seminars take place once or twice per month on Mondays from 1-2 pm. For more information, contact Stephanie Peeters at 732-235-3397 or email@example.com.
The biweekly Research in Progress Seminar Series is part of the ongoing training and research dissemination. The aim is to foster interdisciplinary communication and collaboration to increase awareness of research at Child Health Institute labs. Meetings are twice a month on Tuesdays from 12-1 pm and are open to CHINJ faculty, students and staff. For more information, contact Stephanie Peeters at 732-235-3397 or firstname.lastname@example.org.