2016/17 Seminars + Events


Seminar Series – Sarah Cohen“Organelle Dynamics and Fatty Acid Trafficking” by Sarah Cohen, PhD, Visiting Fellow, National Institute of Child Health & Human Development. Monday, May 1, 2017, LSC#3, 10:00 am, hosted by Dr. Leonard Foster.   Seminar Series – Sarah Cohen


Julienne Jagdeo – Doctoral Exam“Identification of Novel Picornavirus Proteinase Substrates Using Terminal Amine Isotopic Labeling of Substrates”, by Julienne Jagdeo, PhD Candidate, Jan Lab. Monday, April 3, 2017 at 9:00 am, Room 200, Graduate Student Centre, 6371 Crescent Road. Julienne Jagdeo – Doctoral Exam


BMBDG Seminar – Corey Nislow“Reverse Chemical Genetics: Comprehensive Fitness Profiling Reveals Drug Target Interactions”, Corey Nislow, Associate Professor, Department of Pharmaceutical Sciences, UBC. Monday, April 10, 2017, @3:00 pm LSC #2, 2350 Health Sciences Mall. BMBDG Seminar – Corey Nislow


BMBDG Seminar – Bert Semler — Cancelled“Viral strategies to hijack and alter host cell functions during picornavirus replication”, by Bert Semler, Professor, Microbiology & Molecular Genetics, School of Medicine, University of California, Irvine. Monday, April 3, 2017, 3:00 pm, LSC #3, 2350 Health Sciences Mall, UBC. BMBDG Seminar – Bert Semler — Cancelled


BMBDG Seminar – Celia Schiffer“Constraining Evolution – And Avoiding Drug Resistance: Lessons from Viruses”, by Celia Schiffer, Professor, University of Massachusetts Medical School. Monday, March 27th, 2017 at 3:00 pm, LSC# 3, 2350 Health Sciences Mall, BMBDG Seminar – Celia Schiffer


BMBDG Seminar – David Schriemer“Integrative structural biology using mass spectrometry: the push towards structural proteomics,” by David Schriemer, University of Calgary. Monday, March 13th, 2017 at 3:00 pm, LSC#3, 2350 Health Sciences Mall.   BMBDG Seminar – David Schriemer


BMBDG Seminar – Daniel Siegwart“Design of carriers for delivery of short and long RNAs: from miRNA replacement therapy to CRISPR/Cas gene editing,” by Daniel Siegwart, Assistant Professor, University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center. Monday, March 6, 2017 at 3:00 pm, LSC#3, 2350 Health Sciences Mall. BMBDG Seminar – Daniel Siegwart


BMBDG Seminar – Julie Forman-Kay“Disordered Protein Interactions in CFTR Regulation and Cellular Organization”, by Dr. Julie Forman-Kay, Professor,  University of Toronto.  Monday February 27th, 2017, 3:00 pm, LSC#3, 2350 Health Sciences Mall. BMBDG Seminar – Julie Forman-Kay


BMBDG Seminar – Gaetan Bellot“Engineering 3D DNA Nanostructure Based Molecular Tools for Structural Biology.” by Dr. Gaetan Bellot, INSERM Montpelier. Monday, February 6th, 2017 at 3: 00 pm, LSC 3, 2350 Health Sciences Mall. BMBDG Seminar – Gaetan Bellot


BMBDG Seminars: PhD Exit Seminar – Dr. Lauren Dalton“Using high-content screens to identify novel regulators of endosomal sorting in yeast, ” by Dr. Lauren Dalton, Conibear Lab. Monday, January 30, 2017 at 3:00 pm. LSC #3, 2350 Health Sciences Mall BMBDG Seminars: PhD Exit Seminar – Dr. Lauren Dalton