Seminar Schedules

 

Seminars are usually held on Tuesdays. Check individual seminar postings for updated times and locations. For further information please contact Dr. Balwant Tuana at btuana@uottawa.ca or Blanche Dinelle at bdinelle@uottawa.ca.

Information for speakers


Please note "Special date, time & room"

    Winter 2014

  • February 10, 2014 RGN 1007, 11:30am to 12:30pm
    Dr. Tabrez Siddiqui, PhD
    Research Associate
    Brain Research Centre and Department of Psychiatry
    University of British Columbia

    Seminar Title:"Trans-synaptic adhesion molecules in synapse development and psychiatric disorders"
    Host: Dr. David Lohnes



  • February 11, 2014 RGN 1007, 11:30am to 12:30pm
    Dr. Marek Michalak
    Distinguished University Professor
    Department of Biochemistry
    Edmonton, Alberta

    Seminar Title:"Protein quality control and coping with the ER stress"
    Host: Dr. Balwant Tuana



  • February 18, 2014 RGN 1007, 11:30am to 12:30pm
    Dr. Louis Lapierre, PhD
    Postdoctoral Fellow
    Hansen Laboratory
    Sanford-Burnham Medical Research Institute
    La Jolla, CA USA

    Seminar Title:"Conserved mechanisms of longevity: Regulation of lysosmal function"
    Host: Dr. David Lohnes



  • February 25, 2014 RGN 1007, 12:30pm to 1:30pm
    Dr. Lisa Mielniczuk
    Assistant Professor
    Department of Medicine
    University of Ottawa

    Seminar Title:"Right Ventricular Metabolism in Pulmonary Hypertension"
    Host: Dr. David Lohnes



  • CANCELLED - March 4, 2014 RGN 1007, 12:30pm to 1:30pm
    Dr. Andrii Rudenko, PhD
    Massachusetts Institute of Technology
    Department of Brain and Cognitive Sciences
    The Picower Institute for Learning and Memory
    Cambridge, MA

    Seminar Title:"Epigenetic regulation in cognition and neuropsychiatric disorders"
    Host: Dr. David Lohnes



  • March 11, 2014 RGN 1007, 12:30pm to 1:30pm
    Dr. Jason J. Winnick
    Vanderbilt University School of Medicine
    Department of Molecular Physiology & Biophysics

    Seminar Title:"Liver Glycogen Loading: A weapon against negative outcomes associated with type 1 diabetes or a double-edged sword?"
    Host: Dr. Christopher Ramnanan



  • March 18, 2014 RGN 1007, 12:30pm to 1:30pm
    Dr. Karim Mekhail
    Assistant Professor & Canada Research Chair
    Department of Laboratory Medicine & Pathobiology
    Faculty of Medicine
    University of Toronto

    Seminar Title:"Repetitive DNA and genome stability: from spatial genome organization to RNA-DNA hybrid regulation"
    Host: Dr. Jocelyn Côté



  • March 24, 2014 RGN 2021, 11:30am to 12:30pm
    Dr. Arkady Khoutorsky
    Department of Biochemistry
    McGill Cancer Centre, McGill University
    Montréal, QC

    Seminar Title:"Translational control mechanisms in the nervous system"
    Host: Dr. David Lohnes



  • March 31, 2014 RGN 2112, 11:30am to 12:30pm
    Dr. Eric Cheung
    Associate Scientist
    The Beatson Institute for Cancer Research
    Garscube Estat, Switchback Road, Bearsden
    Glasgow, UK

    Seminar Title:"p53 mediated metabolic regulation via TIGAR"
    Host: Dr. David Lohnes



  • April 2, 2014 RGN 2021, 3:30pm to 4:30pm ~ Please note different room and time ~
    Dr. Stéphane Richard
    James McGill Professor
    Department of Medicine and Oncology
    McGill University, Montréal

    Seminar Title:"Role of RNA binding proteins and arginine methylation in DNA damage signaling"
    Host: Dr. Jocelyn Côté



  • April 8, 2014 RGN 1007, 11:30am to 12:30pm
    Dr. Maxime Bouchard
    Associate Professor
    Department of Biochemistry/Goodman Cancer Research Centre
    McGill University, Montréal

    Seminar Title:"Programmed cell death in developmental diseases of the urinary tract"
    Host: Dr. John Copeland



  • PhD Research Seminar
    April 10, 2014 RGN 1007, 1:00pm to 2:00pm
    Hannah Corbett
    PhD Student
    University of Ottawa

    Seminar Title:"The mechanism of betaine accumulation by mouse oocytes"


  • April 15, 2014 RGN 1007, 11:30am to 12:30pm
    Dr. Tyson Graber
    Postdoctoral Fellow
    Montréal Neurological Institute
    McGill University, Montréal

    Seminar Title:"Journey to the center of a neuronal RNA granule: A common thread linking local protein synthesis, autism and addiction?"
    Host: Dr. David Lohnes



  • April 22, 2014 RGN 1007, 11:30am to 12:30pm
    Dr. Tony Harris
    Associate Professor
    Department of Cell and Systems Biology
    University of Toronto

    Seminar Title:"Molecular control of cell formation and polarization in the Drosophila embryo"
    Host: Dr. John Copeland



  • PhD Research Seminar
    April 22, 2014 RGN 2112, 1:00pm to 2:30pm
    Sophie Hamel
    PhD Student
    University of Ottawa

    Seminar Title:"Cardiovascular effects and pattern of use of antineoplastic therapies in female breast cancer patients"


  • PhD Research Seminar
    April 22, 2014 RGN 2112, 2:30pm to 4:00pm
    Dave Paul Conrad
    PhD Student
    University of Ottawa

    Seminar Title:"Vesiculovirus for acute leukemias: therapeutic applications an mechanism of action"


  • April 29, 2014 RGN 1007, 11:30am to 12:30pm
    Dr. Stephen Ferguson
    Scientist, Molecular Brain Research Group
    Professor, Department of Physiology and Pharmacology
    Robarts Research Institute
    University of Western Ontario

    Seminar Title:"TBA"
    Host: Dr. David Lohnes



  • May 6, 2014 RGN 1007, 11:30am to 12:30pm
    Dr. Hao Wu
    Postdoctoral Fellow
    Human Frontier Science Program Research Fellow
    Howard Hughes Medical Institute
    John Hopkins University School of Medicine
    Baltimore, MD USA

    Seminar Title:"TBA"
    Host: Dr. David Lohnes



  • May 13, 2014 RGN 1007, 11:30am to 12:30pm
    Dr. Gary Brouhard
    Assistant Professor
    Department of Biology
    McGill University

    Seminar Title:"The Cell Biology and Biochemistry of Microtubule Nucleation"
    Host: Dr. John Copeland



  • CMM Trainee Selected Seminar Series ~ Please not different thime and location
    May 13, 2014 RGN 3248, 1:30pm to 2:30pm
    Dr. Andrew P. McMahon
    W.M Keck Provost Professor and Chair of Stem Cell Biology and Regenerative Medicine
    Director, Eli and Edythe Board Center for Regenerative Medicine and Stem Cell Research
    Broad-CIRM Center, USA
    Los Angeles, CA  USA

    Seminar Title:"Generation and repair of the mammalian kidney"
    Host: CMM Trainees



  • May 14, 2014 RGN 2149, 1:00pm to 2:00pm
    Dr. Andrii Rudenko, PhD
    Massachusetts Institute of Technology
    Department of Brain and Cognitive Sciences
    The Picower Institute for Learning and Memory
    Cambridge, MA

    Seminar Title:"Epigenetic regulation in cognition and neuropsychiatric disorders"
    Host: Dr. David Lohnes



  • May 20, 2014 RGN 1007, 11:30am to 12:30pm
    Dr. Rachis Mazroui
    Associate Professor
    Faculty of Medicine
    Laval University

    Seminar Title:"TBA"
    Host: Dr. Jocelyn Côté





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