International Collaboration

Lectures Around The Globe

2023: Invited Speaker: “Impact of Viral Infections During Pregnancy on Trophoblast Function”, International Society of Immunology Reproduction, Hamburg, Germany.

2022: Invited Speaker: “Inflammation and Implantation: An Evolutionary Need for the Success of Pregnancy”, La Asociacion Latinoamerican de Endocrionologia Ginegologica ALEG.

2021: Invited Speaker: “Immune Modulatory Role Of The Placenta”, Israel Society Placenta Research, Israel.

2021: Invited Speaker: “Redefining The Origin And Evolution of Ovarian Cancer, A Hormonal Connection”, Argentine Society of Menopause, Argentina.

2021: Invited Speaker: “Impact of Viral Infections During Pregnancy on the Programming of the Fetal Immune System”, Japanese Society Annual Meeting Clinical Immunology, Japan.

2021: Invited Speaker: “Avances en el diagnóstico de cancer de ovario”, La Sociedad Chilena de Climaterio, Chile.

2019: Invited Speaker: “El Rol De La Infeccion En La Salud Materna y Fetal”, XXI Congreso Ginecologia y Obstetricia, Fundacion Santa Fe de Bogota, Centro Hospitalario Serena Del Mar, Cartagena, Colombia.

2019: Invited Speaker: “Embarazo: Condicion Immunologica y Microbiana Unica”, XXI Congreso Ginecologia y Obstetricia, Fundacion Santa Fe de Bogota, Centro Hospitalario Serena Del Mar, Cartagena, Colombia.

2019: Invited Speaker: “Origen y Progresion del Cancer de Ovario”, XXI Congreso Ginecologia y Obstetricia, Fundacion Santa Fe de Bogota, Centro Hospitalario Serena Del Mar, Cartagena, Colombia.

2019: Invited Speaker: “Lessons from the Immune System During Pregnancy”, Cancer Research UK (CRUK) Marshall Symposium, Event Title: Tumour versus Host: The Battle Within. Tumour Microenvironment, Bailiffscourt Hotel and Spak, West Sussex, UK.

2019: Invited Speaker: “Role of Placental-Derived IFNBeta in the Protection of the Fetus and the Mother Against Viral Infections”, The 34th Annual Meeting of the Japanese Society for Immunology of Reproduction Presentation, Nara Kasugano International Forum, Nara City, Japan.

2019: Invited Speaker: “The Immune System in Pregnancy: Alteratons in Immune Responses to Infectious Diseases During Pregnancy and Practical Implications for Vaccination”, Maternal Immunization Immunology/Ethics Consideration, World Health Organization (WHO), Intercontinental Hotel, Geneva, Switzerland.

2018: Invited Speaker: “Inflammation and Implantation: an evolutionary need for the success of the pregnancy”, SAIC-SAI-SAFIS, Annual Meeting, SAIC-SAI Symposium, Mar Del Plata, Argentina.

2018: Invited Speaker: “Role of placental derived IFN-beta in the protection of the fetus and the mother against viral infections”,  SAIC-SAI-SAFIS, Annual Meeting, SAIC-SAI Symposium, Mar Del Plata, Argentina.

2018: Invited Speaker: “Origen of Ovarian cancer: a hormonal connection”, Queens University,  Research Seminar Series, Department of Biomedical and Molecular Sciences. Queen’s University Canada.

2018: Invited Speaker: “Cancer Stem cells as the source of recurrence and chemoresistance”, Vejle Hospital, Vejle Denmark.

2017: Invited Speaker: “Pregnancy: a unique immunologic and microbial condition”, Interdisciplinary Autumn School for Reorductive Sciences, Magdeburg Germany.

2017: Invited Speaker: “Inflammation and implantation”, Life Conference 2017 on Infertility and High risk pregnancy, Bangalore, India.

2017: Invited Speaker: “The Unique immunological and microbial aspects of pregnancy”, International Federation of Placental Association (IFPA), Manchester, United Kingdom.

2017: Invited Speaker: “The Unique Immunological and Microbial aspect of Pregnancy”, MRC Centre for Reproductive Health, Edinburgh, United Kingdom.

2016: Invited Speaker: “The Relationship Between Viral Infections and Preterm Labor”, 63rd Annual Scientific Meeting SRI, Montreal, Canada.

2016: Invited Speaker: “Inflamacion e implantacion (Inflammation and Implantation)”, Sociedad Argentina De Endocrinologia Y Reproductiva, Buenos Aires, Argentina.

2016: Invited Speaker: “The Role of Ovulation in the Origin of Ovarian Cancer”, International Conference “Human Endometrium and ongoing pregnancy”, Havana, Cuba.

2015: Invited Plenary Lecturer: “Polymicrobial Infection and Pregnancy”, 14th International Symposium for Immunology of Reproduction, Varna, Bulgaria.

2015: Invited Speaker: “Immunology of Gynecologic Tumors”, 35th Annual Meeting, American Society for Reproductive Immunology, Queens University, Kingston, Ontario, Canada.

2015: Invited Speaker: “Estrogens and the Immune System Response in Pregnancy”, Eular Congress, Rome, Italy.

2015: Invited Speaker: “Role of bacteria in normal pregnancy”, Exploring Human Host-Microbiome Interactions in Health and Disease 2015, Cambridge, United Kingdom.

2015: Invited Speaker: “Inflammation and infection: Fetal Response”, Provocative Ideas on (sic) Human Placental Research, Faridabad, India.

2015: Invited Speaker: “Ovarian Cancer Stem Cells: Origin and Chemoresistance”, Sydney West Translational Cancer Research Centre, Dunedin, New Zealand.

2014: Invited Speaker: “Preterm Labor: A Polymicrobial Disease?”, Joint Satellite Symposium at SGI 2014, Preterm Birth International Collaborative (PREBIC) and Myometrium/Parturition Symposium,, Florence, Italy.

2014: Invited Speaker: International Scientific Association for Probiotics and Prebiotics Conference, Aberdeen, Scotland.

2014: Invited Speaker: “Trophoblast Immune Interaction”, Nihon University School of Medicine, Tokyo, Japan.

2014: Invited Speaker: “Origins of Ovarian Cancer”, University of Tokyo, Tokyo, Japan.

2013: Invited Speaker: Advanced Reproductive Medical Treatments, Rome, Italy.

2013: Invited Speaker: “Immunology of the Female Reproductive Tract”, 8th International Workshop on HIV Transmission: Principles of Intervention Workshop, Barcelona, Spain.

2012: Invited Speaker: “Viral Infection and Pregnancy and Trophoblast Immune Interactions”, V SLIMP- Latin American Society for Maternal Fetal Interaction and Placenta, Sao Paulo, Brazil.

2012: Invited Speaker: “Is ovarian cancer a single disease: Implications for treatment and diagnosis”, P4H International Summit on Personalized Health, Tel Aviv, Israel.

2011: Invited Speaker: “The Role of Macrophages in Pregnancy”, University of Magdeburg, Magdeburg, Germany.

2011: Invited Speaker: “Inflammation and implantation: the role of dendritic cells”, A Marcus Wallenberg International Symposium in Comparative Reproductive Immunology, Linkoping University, Stockholm, Sweden.

2010: Invited Speaker: “Trophoblast Cells as Immune Modulators in Pregnancy”, The Placenta and Neurodisability – Castang Foundation, London, England.

2010: Invited Speaker: “Uterine, Placental and Immune Cell Interactions in Early Pregnancy”, Congress of Reproductive Science in 2010, London, England.

2010: Invited Speaker: “Trophoblast Cells as Immune Modulators in Pregnancy”, International Congress of Reproductive Immunology, Cairns, Australia.

2010: Invited Speaker: “Ovarian Cancer Stem Cells: Origin and Recurrence: Multiplex Panel for the Detection of Ovarian Cancer”, OVCAD Consortium Meeting, Vienna, Austria.

2010: Invited Speaker: “Role of Ovarian Cancer Stem Cells in Recurrence and Metastasis.”, SAEGRE-BioPsico- Social Changes in the Woman of this Millenium- Sociedad Argentina De Endocrinologia Ginecologica y Reproductiva, Buenos Aires, Argentina.

2010: Invited Speaker: “Ovarian Cancer Stem Cells and Therapeutic Targets”, Avison Biomedical Symposium, Seoul, Korea.

2009: Invited Speaker: “Trophoblast Immune Modulator in Pregnancy”, International Cong on Bio-immunoregulatory Mechanisms Associated with Reproductive Organs, New Delhi, India.

2008: Invited Speaker: “Biomarkers for Early Detection”, Teva Pharmaceutical Ltd, Israel.

2008: Invited Speaker: “Ovarian Cancer Stem Cells”, ICMRS, Wellington, New Zealand.

2007: Invited Speaker: “Inflammation and Pregnancy: The Role of TLRs”, 23th Annual Meeting of the Japanese Society for Immunology of Reproduction, Tokyo, Japan.

2007: Invited Speaker: “Early Detection of Ovarian Cancer”, Human Reproduction in 2007, Mykonos, Greece.

2007: Invited Speaker: “TLRs and Pregnancy”, Human Reproduction in 2007, Mykonos, Greece.

2007: Invited Speaker: “New Therapeutic Approaches for the Treatment of Ovarian Cancer”, Menopause Society, Mar del Plata, Argentina.

2007: Invited Speaker: “Trophoblast Immune Interactions”, Meeting of the International Society for Reproductive Immunology, Opatja, Croatia.

2007: Invited Speaker: “Biomarkers for Ovarian Cancer”, International Meeting on Women Health, Valencia, Spain.

2007: Invited Speaker: “Immunology of Pregnancy”, V International Meeting of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Valparaiso, Chile.

2007: Invited Speaker: “Inflammation and Cancer”, V International Meeting of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Valparaiso, Chile.

2007: Invited Speaker: “Early Detection of Ovarian Cancer”, V International Meeting of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Valparaiso, Chile.

2007: Invited Speaker: “TLRs and Pregnancy”, Annual Meeting of the American Society for Reproductive Immunology, Toronto, Canada.

2006: Invited Speaker: “Recent Advances in Perinatal Medicine”, 13th Postgraduate Course, Erice, Italy.

2006: Invited Speaker: “Advantages of Early Detection of Ovarian Cancer”, Oncology Group, Tel Aviv, Israel.

2006: Invited Speaker: “Inflammation and Cancer”, Annual meeting, Sociedad Argentina de Endorinologia Ginecologica y Reproductiva, Buenos Aires, Argentina.

2006: Invited Speaker: “Biomarkers for Early Detection of Ovarian Cancer”, Annual meeting, Sociedad Argentina de Endorinologia Ginecologica y Reproductiva, Buenos Aires, Argentina.

2006: Invited Speaker: “Trophoblast-Immune Interactions”, Annual meeting, Sociedad Argentina de Endorinologia Ginecologica y Reproductiva, Buenos Aires, Argentina.

2006: Invited Speaker: “Trophoblast Apoptosis”, Annual meeting, Sociedad Argentina de Endorinologia Ginecologica y Reproductiva, Buenos Aires, Argentina.

2005: Invited Speaker: “Early Detection and Ovarian Cancer”, International Meeting of Gynecology, Medellin, Colombia.

2005: Invited Speaker: “Immunology of Implantation”, International Meeting of Gynecology, Medellin, Colombia.

2005: Invited Speaker: “Inflammation and Cancer. Vaccination, Infection & Autoimmunity: Myth & Reality” VIAMR, Lausanne, Switzerland.

2005: Invited Speaker: “Early detection in Cancer”, 11th World Congress of Menopause, Buenos Aires, Argentina.

2005: Invited Speaker: “Inflammation and Ovarian Cancer Progression”, 11th World Congress of Menopause, Buenos Aires, Argentina.

2005: Invited Speaker: “Isoflavones and the Treatment of Ovarian Cancer”, 11th World Congress of Menopause, Buenos Aires, Argentina.

2005: Invited Speaker: “Apoptosis and Cancer”, Annual Meeting of the Gynecologic Society, Guayaquil, Ecuador.

2005: Invited Speaker: “Apoptosis and Tissue Remodeling”, Annual Meeting of the Gynecologic Society, Guayaquil, Ecuador.

2005: Invited Speaker: “Phenoxodiol: A New Approach for the Treatment of Ovarian Cancer”, VI Congress of Menopause, Bucaramanga, Colombia.

2005: Invited Speaker: “The Regulation of Apoptosis in Tissue Remodeling and Cancer”, VI Congress of Menopause, Bucaramanga, Colombia.

2005: Invited Speaker: “Immunology of Implantation”, Humboldt University, Berlin, Germany.

2004: Invited Speaker: “The Innate Immune System: Trophoblast Survival and Apoptosis”, IX International Congress of Reproductive Immunology, Hakone, Japan.

2004: Invited Speaker: “Menopause, Sex Hormones and the Immune System”, Curso de postgrado en Climaterio”, Buenos Aires, Argentina.

2004: Invited Speaker: “Sex Hormones and the Immune System”, International al Meeting of Menopause, Lima, Peru.

2004: Invited Speaker: “Apoptosis and the Ovary”, International al Meeting of Menopause, Lima, Peru.

2003: Invited Speaker: “Apoptosis and  Cancer”, Weizmann Institute of Science, Rehovot, Israel.

2003: Invited Speaker: “Sex Hormones and the Immune System”, Jornadas Nacionales de Climaterio, Salta, Argentina.

2003: Invited Speaker: “Apoptosis and the Ovary”, Jornadas Nacionales de Climaterio, Salta, Argentina.

2001: Invited Speaker: “Apoptosis and Cancer”, International Menopause Day, Santiago, Chile.

2001: Invited Speaker: “Sex Hormones and the Immune System: Cancer and Autoimmunity”, International Menopause Day, Santiago, Chile.

2001: Invited Speaker: “Autoimmune diseases and Hormone Replacement Therapy”, Menopause Society, Asuncion, Paraguay.

2001: Invited Speaker: “Estrogen receptors α and β in reproductive tissues”, Menopause Society, Asuncion, Paraguay.

2001: Invited Speaker: “Immunology of Gynecologic Cancers”, Menopause Society, Asuncion, Paraguay.

2000: Invited Speaker: “Autoimmune diseases and Hormone Replacement Therapy”, Menopause Society, Santiago, Chile.

2000: Invited Speaker: “Estrogen receptors α and β in reproductive tissues”, Menopause Society, Santiago, Chile.

2000: Invited Speaker: “Immunology of Gynecologic Cancers”, Menopause Society, Santiago, Chile.

2000: Invited Speaker: “Sex Hormones and the Immune System”, XVII Jornadas de Obstetricia y Ginecologia, Buenos Aires, Argentina.

2000: Invited Speaker: “The effect of Hormone Replacement Therapy in Autoimmune Diseases”, XVII Jornadas de Obstetricia y Ginecologia, Buenos Aires, Argentina.

1999: Invited Speaker: “Immunology of Gynecologic Cancers.”, XVII Jornadas de Obstetricia y Ginecologia, Buenos Aires, Argentina.