We link multiple biomedical disciplines for research, training, and program development in the field of innate immunity.


The CIIID is focused on fostering basic science and clinical research, translational research and development, and training activities of the University of Washington and Seattle research community in the disciplines of innate immunity and immune disease. 

Upcoming Events

Oct 25 2016 - 10:00am
Jan 24 2017 - 10:00am

Featured Event

On July 18-19, 2016, the Center for Innate Immunity and Immune Disease (CIIID) at the University of Washington hosted an Inaugural Symposium on Innate Immunity in Health and Disease.

Below are the recorded videos.

Day 1: July 18th, 2016

CIIID Symposium Part 1 recording

  • Keynote Session: Bruce Beutler M.D, Nobel Laureate, UT Southwestern
  • Session I: Innate immune genetics - Yanick Crow, University of Manchester
  • Session II: Autoimmunity - Glen Barber, University of Miami

CIIID Symposium Part 2 recording

  • Session III: Infectious disease - Michael Diamond, Washington University
  • Session IV: Therapeutics and vaccines - Bali Pulendran, Emory University (no recording)

Day 2: July 19th, 2016

CIIID Symposoum Part 3 recording

  • Session V: Cancer - Joseph Marcotrigiano, Rutgers University
  • Session VI: Inflammation - Jenny Ting, University of North Carolina

CIIID Symposium Part 4 recording

  • Session VII: Clinical Innate Immunity - Raphaela Goldbach-Mansky, NIH/NIAMS