2022/23 Seminars

Date SpeakerInstitutionTitleHostTime/Place
November 25, 2022Dr. Zabrina BrummeSFULSI Joint Seminar Series

“Hitting a moving target: how understanding HIV reservoir dynamics can help advance HIV cure research
LSI Trainees Joint Seminar Committee3:00-4:00 pm in LSC 3
November 10, 2022Dr. Susan ShaoHarvard UniversityLSI Joint Seminar Series

“Mechanisms of membrane protein quality control”
Dr. Hilla Weidberg3:00-4:00 pm in LSC 2
November 07, 2022Dr. Gerd PrehnaUniversity of Manitoba“Versatility of the type VI secretion system.”Dr. Natalie Strynadka2:30-3:30 pm in LSC 3 and Zoom
(Zoom Information to be advertised.)
October 28, 2022.Dr. Khanh Dao DucUBCLSI Joint Seminar Series

“Investigating the heterogeneity of ribosomal dynamics and structures”
Dr. Mark Cembrowski3:00-4:00 pm in LSC 3
October 14, 2022Dr. Nadine CaronUNBCLSI Joint Seminar Series

“Silent Genomes Project”
Dr. Lindsay Rogers3:00-4:00 pm in LSC 3
October 07, 2022Dr. Matthew McCallumUniversity of WashingtonLSI Joint Seminar Series

“Using cryoEM to reveal sites of vulnerability for viral entry”
Dr. Natalie Strynadka3:00-4:00 pm in-person in LSC 3
October 03, 2022Jibin Sadisivan and Reid WarsabaUBCPh.D. Exit Seminar

Jibin Sadasivan-“When proteins go viral: Investigation on how a viral protein impairs stress granule formation”

Reid Warsaba-Multiple Viral Protein Genome Linked Proteins in Dicistrovirus Infection”
Dr. Eric Jan2:30-3:30 pm in LSC 3 and Zoom (Zoom Information to be advertised.)
September 12, 2022Dr. Roberto ChicaUniversity of OttawaEnsemble-based computational design of enzyme catalysis and conformational equilibriumDr. Nobuhiko Tokuriki2:30-3:30 pm in LSC 3 and Zoom (Zoom Information to be advertised.)
September 19, 2022Amy StrilchukUBCUBC
Ph.D. Exit Seminar (Cancelled)

Blood clot stability can be controlled using lipid nanoparticle-delivered siRNA
Dr. Christian Kastrup2:30-3:30 pm via Zoom (Zoom Information to be advertised.)
September 26, 2022Dr. Tom HobmanUniversity of AlbertaUnraveling RNA virus-host interactions reveals novel antiviral targets.Dr. Eric Jan2:30-3:30 pm via Zoom (Zoom Information to be advertised.)
September 16, 2022Dr. Kat Milligan-McClellanUniversity of ConnecticutLSI Joint Seminar Series

“Adapting an evolutionary model organism for host-microbe studies”
Dr. Carol Tropini3:00-4:00 pm in-person in LSC 3
*Postponed*Dr. Karen MossmanMcMaster UniversityLSI Joint Seminar Series

“Innate immunity in bats: what can we learn to combat future pandemics”
Dr. Ninan Abraham*Postponed*