Seminars & Events - 2018



Molecular Seminar Series | Organismal Series | Neurobiology & Behaviour Series
Redpath Seminars | WIPS | EEL Seminars | PhD Thesis Defenses | PhD Seminars


Molecular Seminar Series

Date and Time: January 22, 2018 at 4:00 pm Location: Stewart Auditorium N2/2
Name: Alain Dagher, McConnell Brain Imaging Centre, Montreal Neurological Institute
Title: Brain Networks as Targets of Neurodegeneration in Parkinson’s Disease
Host: Tomoko Ohyama

Date and Time: January 29, 2018 at 4:00 pm Location: Stewart Auditorium N2/2
Name: Timothy Audas, Molecular Biology and Biochemistry, Simon Fraser University
Title: Amyloid aggregation as a mechanism for biological phase transition
Host: Stephanie Weber

Date and Time: February 5, 2018 at 4:00 pm Location: Stewart Auditorium N2/2
Name: Pablo Meyer Rojas, Thomas J. Research Center, IBM Computational Biology Center
Title: Non-genetic origins of cell death variability and metabolic regulation
Host: Rodrigo Reyes

Date and Time: February 26, 2018 at 4:00 pm Location: Stewart Auditorium N2/2
Name: Shelley Hepworth, Department of Biology, Carleton University
Title: TBA
Host: Hugo Zheng

 

Organismal Seminar Series

Date and Time: January 25th, 2018 at 3:00 pm Location: Redpath Museum Auditorium

Three presentations:
Julia Nordlund (Millien Lab) - Title: TBA
Trina Du (Larsson Lab) - Title: TBA
Jennifer Barrow (Gregory-Eaves Lab) - Title: TBA

Host: BGSA

Date and Time: February 2nd, 2018 at 3:00 pm Location: Redpath Museum Auditorium
Name: Stephen Heard, Department of Biology, University of New Brunswick
Title: The evolution of herbivore impact in novel insect-plant systems
Host: Andrew Hendry

Date and Time: February 8th, 2018 at 3:00 pm Location: Redpath Museum Auditorium
Name: Maria Diuk-Wasser, Ecology, Evolution and Environmental Biology, Columbia University
Title: TBA
Host: BGSA

Date and Time: February 15th, 2018 at 3:00 pm Location: Redpath Museum Auditorium
Name: Janneke Hille Ris Lambers, Department of Biology, University of Washington
Title: TBA
Host: Anna Hargreaves

Date and Time: February 22nd, 2018 at 3:00 pm Location: Redpath Museum Auditorium
Name: Brian McGill, School of Biology and Ecology, University of Maine
Title: TBA
Host: Virgine Millien

Neurobiology & Behaviour Seminars

Seminars will be held on Fridays from 1:00-2:00pm in Bellini, Rm 230
     
DATE SPEAKER LAB
     
Jan. 26th, 2018 Kim Gruver Watt
Feb. 2nd, 2018 Maria Cabrera Reader
Feb. 9th, 2018 Erin Wall Woolley
Feb. 23rd, 2018 Vittoria Lipari Dent
Mar. 9th, 2018 Study Break (canceled)
Mar. 23rd, 2018 Marie-Helene Ouellette Hendricks
Apr. 6th, 2018 Brenda Toscana Watt
Apr. 20th, 2018 Gaurav Isola Sakata
     


PhD Thesis Defenses



Date/Time/Location: Friday, February 2nd at 1:00pm, Stewart Biology Building N7/1
Student: Jimmy Peng (Supervisor: F. Charron)
Thesis Title: Investigating axon guidance by Shh and Dcc at the midline of the visual and locomotor systems

Date/Time/Location: Monday, February 12th at 10:00am,Stewart Biology Building N7/1 Student: Donald Fowler (Supervisor: H. Larsson)
Thesis Title: Patterning and development of the amniote limb during pre-cartilagenous condensation

PhD Seminars


Date/Time/Location: (See WIPS schedule below)

WIPS - Molecular and Genetics
Work In Progress Seminars

These seminars are scheduled every Thursday beginning at 12:00 p.m. in room N7/1.
Coordinators: Alycia Noë & Nicolas Soubry

DATE SPEAKER LAB
     
Jan. 18th, 2018 Kendall Dutchak Dankort
  Maximillian Kramer-Drauberg Hekimi
Jan. 25th, 2018 Claire Edrington Brouhard
  Ryan Dawson Zetka
Feb. 1, 2018 Kim Gruver Watt
Feb. 15th, 2018 Muhammed Tabassum Zetka
  Melissa Wong Brouhard
Feb. 22nd, 2018 Pratik Kadekar Roy (*PhD Seminar)
March 1, 2018 Mary-Rose Bradley-Gill Moon (*PhD Seminar)
March 15th, 2018 Véronique Brulé Western (*PhD Seminar)
March 22nd, 2018 Rahul Rote Nilson (*PhD Seminar)
March 29th, 2018 Sami Chaaban Brouhard (*PhD Seminar)
     


EEL- Ecology & Evolution Lunches


Ecology & Evolution Lunches
Unless otherwise indicated, all talks are scheduled on Wednesdays from 12:30 - 1:30 pm.
Please contact Marisol Valverde for details and scheduling.

Date/Time/Location: TBA


Redpath Seminar Series



These seminars are scheduled every Friday with coffee and snacks served at 10:30AM and talks beginning at 11AM in the Redpath Museum Teaching Lab. Please see below for dates and names of speakers. Coordinator: Dickson Wong (dickson.wong@mail.mcgill.ca)

Click HERE to view full schedule

Last update: Jan. 19, 2018