2020 ICIS Secretary, Council and Nominating Committee Election underway – Voting Deadline Friday, November 27th

Kate L. Jeffrey, PhD Ignacio Moraga, PhD Elia Tait Wojno, PhD Council Member for a 3-year term beginning January, 2021 Candidates are presented alphabetically here (randomly on the e-ballot) — …

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Gregory F. Sonnenberg Awarded the ICIS-LUMINEX John R. Kettman Award for Excellence in Interferon & Cytokine Research

Gregory F. Sonnenberg Awarded the ICIS-LUMINEX John R. Kettman Award for Excellence in Interferon & Cytokine Research – This award generously supported by Luminex Corporation recognizes a mid-career investigator who has made outstanding contributions to the field of interferon or cytokine biology.

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ICIS Secretary, Council and Nominating Committee Positions Available

ICIS is now soliciting nominations for the position of ICIS Secretary for a 2-year term, two openings on the Council and three members for the Nominating Committee, for 3 year terms beginning January, 2021. Please nominate individuals, including yourself, who are qualified and willing to serve. Nominees must be ICIS Members in good standing with evidence of relevant scientific activity in the field and involvement with the Society for at least 3 years.

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Inaugural Amanda Proudfoot Tribute Graduate Student/Postdoc Award for Advances in Chemokine Biology – Matteo Massara, University of Lausanne

Inaugural Inaugural Amanda Proudfoot Tribute Graduate Student/Postdoc Award for Advances in Chemokine Biology – Matteo Massara, University of Lausanne

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Announcing the ICIS-LUMINEX John R. Kettman Award for Excellence in Interferon & Cytokine Research

Nomination Submission Deadline for the 2020 Award: September 15, 2020

This award generously supported by Luminex Corporation recognizes a mid-career investigator who has made outstanding contributions to the field of interferon or cytokine biology. The awardee will receive a $5,000 cash prize that covers meeting registration, and where applicable travel support to the ICIS annual meeting for presentation of his or her research in an award lecture. The award is named after Dr. John R (Jack) Kettman, an immunologist who was instrumental in the development of Luminex’s technologies and the Luminex Corporation

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ICIS Response to Australia Bush Fires

On behalf of the ICIS, our members would like to indicate our support for our friends and colleagues in Australia at this difficult time. We hope everyone remains safe at this incredibly challenging time. We urge all ICIS members to use every opportunity to highlight to their elected officials and the general public our collective responsibility to the environment and the importance of strengthening and supporting the relevance of science which is clearly  warning us that these fires are a sign of the future unless we act now. 

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Please renew 2020 Membership Dues or join the International Cytokine & Interferon Society (ICIS)!

Renew or join ICIS, the premier organization promoting the field of cytokine biology, impacting all aspects of medicine and leading to new treatments in autoimmune diseases, cancer, infectious diseases and inflammation.

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Cem Gabay is now Dean of the University of Geneva Faculty of Medicine, and Dusan Bogunovic has taken over as ICIS Treasurer (2019-2020)

Cem Gabay is now Dean of the University of Geneva Faculty of Medicine, and Dusan Bogunovic has taken over as ICIS Treasurer (2019-2020)

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