2017/18 Seminars + Events


BMBDG Seminar – Richard Wozniak“Cell cycle-specific sumoylation events regulate chromatin association with the nuclear envelope”, by Richard Wozniak, Professor, Department of Cell Biology, Faculty of Medicine and Dentistry, University of Alberta. Friday, August 10, 2018 at 3:00 pm. MSL theatre Room 102, 2185 East Mall.   BMBDG Seminar – Richard Wozniak


Savrina Manhas – Doctoral Exam“Characterizing the Role of Nuclear Pore Complexes in Genome Insertion of the Yeast TY1 Retrotransposon”, by Savrina Manhas, PhD Candidate, Measday Lab. Friday, August 10, 2018 at 9:00 am in Room 101, Michael Smith Labs, 2185 East Mall. Savrina Manhas – Doctoral Exam


Raymond Socha – Doctoral Exam“Uncovering Regulators of Adaptor Protein Complex 1 (AP-1) Trafficking Pathways”, by Raymond Socha, PhD Candidate, Tokuriki Lab. Monday, July 30, 2018 at 12:30 pm, 102, Michael Smith Labs, 2285 East Mall. Raymond Socha – Doctoral Exam


BMBDG Seminar: PhD Exit Seminar – Ray Socha and Shawn Whitfield“Investigating Metallo-Beta-Lactamase structure and function with directed evolution”, by Ray Socha, PhD candidate Tokuriki Lab.             “Uncovering regulators of Adaptors Protein complex 1 (AP-1) trafficking pathways”, by Shawn Whitfield, PhD Candidate, Conibear Lab. Monday, July 23rd, 2018 at 3:00 pm, LSC 1510. BMBDG Seminar: PhD Exit Seminar – Ray Socha and Shawn Whitfield


Shawn Whitfield – Doctoral Exam“Uncovering regulators of Adaptor Protein Complex 1 (AP-1) trafficking pathways.” by Shawn Whitfield, PhD Candidate, Conibear Lab. Tuesday, July 31, 2018 at 12:30pm in Room 202, Anthropology and Sociology Building, 6303 NW Marine Drive, V6T 1Z1. Shawn Whitfield – Doctoral Exam


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