2017/18 Seminars + Events


BMBDG Seminar: PhD Exit Seminar – Siobhan Wong King Yuen and Vivienne Chan“Muscling in on the Skeletal and Cardiac Muscle Excitation-Contraction Coupling Machinery, ” by Siobhan Wong King Yuen, PhD Candidate Van Petegem Lab.           “Liposomal-encapsulated Enzymes that can be Delivered to and Modify Platelet Function ex vivo,” by Vivienne Chan, PhD Candidate Kastrup Lab.         Monday, June 11th, 2018 […] BMBDG Seminar: PhD Exit Seminar – Siobhan Wong King Yuen and Vivienne Chan


BMBDG Seminar – Richard Kriwacki“Phase Separation in Biology and Disease”,  by Richard Kriwacki, St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital. Friday, June 1, 2018 at 10:00 a.m. LSc #3, 2350 Health Sciences Mall. BMBDG Seminar – Richard Kriwacki


Siobhan Wong King Yuen – Doctoral Exam“Structural and Biochemical Insights into the Cardiac and Skeletal Muscle Excitation-Contraction Coupling Machinery”, by Siobhan Wong King Yuen, PhD Candidate, Van Petegem Lab. Monday, June 4, 2018 at 12:30 pm, Room 203, Graduate Student Centre, 6371 Crescent Road Siobhan Wong King Yuen – Doctoral Exam


BMBDG Seminar: PhD Exit Seminar -Jayesh A. Kulkarni“Structural and Functional Studies of Lipid Nanoparticles”, by Jayesh S. Kulkarni, PhD Candidate, Cullis Lab. Monday May 14th, 2018 at 3:00 pm, LSC #3.   BMBDG Seminar: PhD Exit Seminar -Jayesh A. Kulkarni


BMBDG Seminar – Alexey Pshezhetsky“Mammalian Neuraminidases in regulation of signaling an metabolism”, by Alexey Pshezhetsky, Pediatrics and Biochemistry, Université de Montréal, Anatomy and Cell Biology McGill University, Director of Elisa Linton Sanfillippo Research  Lab, Sainte-Justine University Hospital Research Center. Thursday, May 3rd, 2018 at 3:00 pm, LSC#3, 2350 Health Sciences Mall. BMBDG Seminar – Alexey Pshezhetsky


BMBDG Seminar: PhD Exit Seminar – Benjamin Martin“RNAPII-dependent targeting of histone acetylation to transcribed chromatin,” by Benjamin Martin, PhD Candidate, Howe Lab. Monday, May 7th, 2018 at 3:00 pm, LSC #3 BMBDG Seminar: PhD Exit Seminar – Benjamin Martin


Vivienne Chan – Doctoral Exam“Tools and Applications for Manipulating Platelet Function”, by Vivienne Chan, PhD Candidate, Kastrup Lab. Thursday, June 14, 2018 at 12:30 pm, Room 200 Graduate Student Centre , 6371 Crescent Road. Vivienne Chan – Doctoral Exam


Jayesh Kulkarni – Doctoral Exam“Structural and Functional Studies of Lipid Nanoparticles”, by Jayesh Kulkarni, PhD Candidate, Cullis Lab. Friday, April 27, 2018 at 12:30 pm in Room 200 Graduate Student Centre, 6371 Crescent Road Jayesh Kulkarni – Doctoral Exam


Benjamin Martin – Doctoral Exam“Targeting of Histone Acetylation to Transcribed Chromatin,” by Benjamin Martin, PhD Candidate Howe Lab. Monday, March 19 at 12:00 pm Room 1416, Life Sciences Centre, 2345 Health Sciences Mall. Benjamin Martin – Doctoral Exam


May GraduationCongratulations Biochem graduates!! May Graduation, we have 2 separate days to celebrate your achievements. UBC will be conferring: MSc and PhD degrees on Wednesday, May 23rd at 8:30 am BSc degrees will be held on Thursday, May 31st at 11:00 am May Graduation