2016/17 Seminars + Events


Hilda Au – Doctoral Exam“Elucidating the mechanism of reading frame selection by viral internal ribosome entry site, ” by Hilda Hiu Tung Au, PhD Candidate, Jan Lab, UBC. Friday, December 9, 2016 at 12:30 pm in Room 200 of the Graduate Student Center, 6371 Crescent Road. Hilda Au – Doctoral Exam


BMBDG Seminar – Jian Payandeh“Painful projects: Targeting the voltage-gated sodium channel Nav1.7 and other membrane proteins for drug discovery”, by Jian Payandeh, Senior Scientist, Department of Structural Biology, Genentech. Monday, November 21, 2016 at 3:00 pm, LSC#3, 2350 Health Science Mall. BMBDG Seminar – Jian Payandeh


BMBDG Seminar: PhD Exit Seminar – Sam Chen“Lipid Nanoparticles for Delivery of Nucleic acid Therapeutics, ” by  Sam Chen, Cullis Lab, UBC Monday, November 14, 2016 at 3:00 pm, LSC #3, 2350 Health Science Mall BMBDG Seminar: PhD Exit Seminar – Sam Chen


Dheva Setiaputra -Doctoral Exam“Determining the molecular architecture of yeast histone acetyltransferase complexes,” by Dheva Setiaputra, PhD Candidate, Yip Lab, UBC Monday, December 12, 2016 at 9:00 am in Room 203, Graduate Student Centre , 6371 Crescent Road. Dheva Setiaputra -Doctoral Exam


BMBDG Seminar – Filip Van Petegem“Channelopathies at high resolution. Sodium-and Calcium- selective channels in normal and diseased states,” by Filip van Petegem, Associate Professor, Biochemistry & Molecular Biology. Monday, November 7, 2016 at 3:00 pm. LSC #3, 2350 Health Sciences Mall. BMBDG Seminar – Filip Van Petegem


BMBDG Seminar – Christian Kastrup“Materials and mechanisms for understanding and controlling hemorrhage,” by Christian Kastrup, Assistant Professor, Michael Smith Labs and Biochemistry & Molecular Biology. Monday, October 31, 2016 at 3:00 pm. LSC #3, 2350 Health Science Mall. BMBDG Seminar – Christian Kastrup


Lauren Dalton – Doctoral Exam“Using Large-Scale Screens to Uncover Novel Regulators of Endosomal Sorting in Yeast,” by Lauren Dalton, PhD Candidate, Conibear Lab, CMMT. Monday, December 12, 2016 at 12:30 pm. Room 203, Graduate Student Centre, 6371 Crescent Road. Lauren Dalton – Doctoral Exam


BMBDG Seminar – Nobu Tokuriki“Connecting Dots: Evolutionary connectivity and constraints on evolution of new enzyme functions,” by Nobu Tokuriki, Assistant Professor, Michael Smith Labs, and Biochemistry and Molecular Biology. Monday, October 17, 2016 at 3:00 pm. LSC#3, 2350 Health Science Mall. BMBDG Seminar – Nobu Tokuriki


BMBDG Seminars: PhD Exit Seminar – Allan Mills“Characterization of Outer Membrane Transport”, by Allan Mills, PhD candidate, Duong Lab, UBC. Monday, October 3, 2016, LSC #3 at 3: 00 pm,  2350 Health Science Mall BMBDG Seminars: PhD Exit Seminar – Allan Mills


Gairdner Symposium: Frank Plummer and Lewis CantleyGairdner Symposiom 2016, Vancouver: Frank Plummer and Lewis Cantley Monday, October 24, 2016  4– 6 pm Life Sciences Centre, Lecture Theatre #2 (LSC 2), 2350 Health Sciences Mall, UBC Hosted by Drs. Helen Burt and Michael Hayden, University of British Columbia   Frank Plummer MD, OC, OM, FRS, LLD, DrSc, FRCPC Professor of Medicine and […] Gairdner Symposium: Frank Plummer and Lewis Cantley