Course Overview

This intensive international spring course is designed for provide students, fellows, academics and professionals with the means to understand key concepts and cutting-edge advances in the design of current immunotherapy strategies.

We have gathered immunology and immunotherapy experts from around the world to discuss this year’s theme Challenges and Opportunities in Cancer Immunotherapy with the main objective of highlighting the latest advances in cancer immunotherapy research by covering recent progresses in our understanding of cancer pathophysiology and the development of novel therapeutic strategies.

The 4-day course will be online via Zoom and feature live interactions with Postdocs, Ph.D. students and junior faculty from four continents.


Speakers List

About us

Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai

Miriam Merad, M.D., Ph.D.
Nicolas Vabret, Ph.D.
Jaime Mateus-Tique, M.S.
Sandra Serrano

Paris Sorbonne University:

François Lemoine, M.D., Ph.D. Véronique Mateo, Ph.D.

Curie Institute:

Hélène Salmon, Ph.D.

University of Sao Paulo:

Roger Chammas, M.D., Ph.D.

University of Nantes:

Jérome Martin, Ph.D.

International Union of Immunology Societies:

Dieter Kabelitz, M.D.

How to Register

Please use the below link for registering:

Students following the course for credit must contact their school to register.


Course Policies

The course organizers are committed to providing a safe and welcoming environment for all participants and to provide for equal opportunity and treatment of all participants and attendees. All participants are expected to abide by these polices.

Anti-Harassment Policy

Behaviors such as harassment, discrimination and abuse (based on age, race, color, culture, national origin, ethnicity, language, religion, creed, alienage or citizenship status, physical or mental disability, pregnancy, socioeconomic status, veteran status, military status, marital or

partnership status, being the victim of spousal abuse or domestic violence, or based on any other characteristic protected by law) will not be tolerated. Discrimination based on sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression also will not be tolerated.

Photography Policy

The course organizers may capture images and audiovisual (AV) recordings for use in archival and/or promotional material. Your participation in the course and events implies your permission for images and AV recordings captured to be used for archival and promotional materials and waives your rights for compensation or ownership of these images.