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Sarah Ewald

Assistant Professor
Unit: School of Medicine
Department: Department of Microbiology
Office location and address
1340 Jefferson Park Ave
Charlottesville, Virginia 22903
Education
PhD, University of California, Berkeley
BA, University of Massachusetts, Amherst
Innate Inflammatory Control of Cachexia
Source: U.S. NIH Institute of General Medical Science
August 01, 2020 – May 31, 2025
Improving Biomaterial Implant Tolerance with Damage-Associated Molecular Pathway (DAMP) Molecule Attachment
Source: U.S. NIH Institute of Biomedical Imaging & Bioengi
August 01, 2020 – April 30, 2023
Proteomic interrogation of the parasite vacuole using autoSTOMP
Source: U.S. NIH Institute of Allergy & Infectious Disease
November 23, 2020 – October 31, 2021
American Cancer Society- Institutional Research Grant
Source: American Cancer Society
January 01, 2017 – June 19, 2021
MD-BEIR Identification of the non-proteolytic mechanism of NLRP1 activation
Source: U.S. NIH Institute of Allergy & Infectious Disease
March 01, 2016 – July 31, 2018
MICR 8200: Building Blocks of the Immune System
Credits: 2
This module will cover the different components of the adaptive and innate arms of the immune system with a focus on development and molecular pathways regulating these processes. Prerequisite: Previous Immunology class or permission of the instructor
MICR 8202: Integration and Diversification of the Immune System
Credits: 2
This module will cover how the diverse components of the immune system are integrated and how this integration influences further maturation and differentiation of elements of the immune system under physiological and patho-physiological conditions. This will include responses to different types of pathogens. Prerequisite: Building Blocks of the Immune System
MICR 8204: Current Topics in Immunology
Credits: 2
The module will cover in depth selected contemporary topics in molecular and cellular immunology. Sessions are discussion-based and facilitated by faculty. Students will learn how to critically evaluate primary literature and to clearly present scientific information. Prerequisite: MICR 8200: Building Blocks of the Immune System and MICR 8203: Integration and Diversification of the Immune System or equivalent.permission.
BIMS 8993: Non-topical Research: Visiting Research Graduate Traineeship Program
Credits: 1–12
This course is for visiting research students participating in the BIMS Visiting Research Graduate Trianeeship Program (VRGTP). Students in this course are dual enrolled in their home institution and will participate in research for a minimum of 4 semesters. The research will assist them in completing their degree at their home institution. Non-degree students.
NESC 9998: Non-Topical Research, Preparation for Doctoral Research
Credits: 1–12
For doctoral research, taken before a dissertation director has been selected.
NESC 9999: Non-Topical Research
Credits: 1–12
For doctoral research, under the supervision of a dissertation director.
MICR 9999: Non-Topical Research
Credits: 1–12
For doctoral dissertation, taken under the supervision of a dissertation director.
PATH 9999: Non-Topical Research
Credits: 1–12
Dissertation research credit for students who have completed their advancement to candidacy.