Seminars & Events - 2014



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


Molecular Seminar Series

Date/Time/Location: Monday, November 24th, 2014 at 4:00pm, Stewart N2/2
Speaker: Fred Dick, Department of Biochemistry, University of Western Ontario
Title: The effect of retinoblastoma gene dosage on cancer progression
Host: Dr. Nam-Sung Moon

Date/Time/Location: Monday, December 1st, 2014 at 4:00pm, Stewart N2/2
Speaker: Nicole Francis, Biochemistry of Epigenetic Inheritance Research Unit, IRCM
Title: Biochemical Mechanisms of Epigenetic Inheritance by Polycomb Group Proteins
Host: Dr. Rodrigo-Reyes Lamothe

Organismal Seminar Series

Date/Time/Location: Thursday, November 27th, 2014 at 3:00pm, Redpath Museum Auditorium
Speaker: Marie-Josée Fortin, Department of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology, University of Toronto
Title: From Spatial Ecology, Landscape Epidemiology to Landscape Genetics
Host: Dr. Fred Guichard

Neurobiology & Behaviour Seminars

Date/Time/Location: Friday, November 28th, 2014 at 12:00pm in Bellini room 230
Speaker: Brenda Toscano Marquez (Krahe Lab) – *PhD Seminar
Title: Characterization of the cholinergic modulation of electrosensory processing in a weakly electric fish.

Date/Time/Location: Friday, December 5th, 2014 at 12:00pm, Bellini 230
Speaker: Yong Rao, Centre for Research in Neuroscience
Title: Visual circuit, genes and aggression

PhD Thesis Defenses


Date/Time/Location: Tuesday, December 9th, 2014 at 1:00pm in Room W4/12
Speaker: Ria Ghai (Supervisor: Dr. J. Davies)
Title: Interactions between primates and parasites in a wild ecosystem

PhD Seminars

 

Date/Time/Location: Wednesday, November 26th, 2014 at 12:30pm, in Stewart W4/12
Speaker: Johanna Bradie (Leung Lab)
Title: Predicting the establishment of non-indigenous species [download abstract]

Date/Time/Location: Thursday, November 27th, 2014 at 12:00pm in Stewart W4/12
Speaker: Michal Wieczorek (Brouhard Lab)
Title: The regulation of mictotubule polymerizeration by the cellular environment, microtubule-associated proteins and anti-mitotic drugs.

Date/Time/Location: Friday, November 28th, 2014 at 12:00pm in Bellini room 230
Speaker: Brenda Toscano Marquez (Krahe Lab)
Title: Characterization of the cholinergic modulation of electrosensory processing in a weakly electric fish.

Date/Time/Location: Wednesday, December 3rd, 2014, 12:30 pm in Stewart W4/12
Speaker: Vincent Fugère (ChapmanLab)
Title: Effects of deforestation on Ugandan streams: biodiversity, ecosystem function and fish adaptation.
[download abstract]

WIPS - Work In Progress

Date/Time/Location: November 27th, 2014 at 12:00 pm in Stewart Biology, W4/12
Speaker: Michal Wieczorek (Brouhard Lab)
Title: The regulation of microtubule polymerization by the cellular environment, microtubule-associated proteins and anti-mitotic drugs

Date/Time/Location: December 4, 2014 at 12:00 pm in Stewart Biology, W4/12
Speaker: Moloud Ahmadi (Roy Lab)
Title: The role of AMPK in regulation of foraging behavior during nutrient stress in C. elegans
(and)
Date/Time/Location: December 4, 2014 at 12:00 pm in Stewart Biology, W4/12
Speaker: Camilo Patarroyo (Zheng Lab)
Title: TBA

Date/Time/Location: December 11th, 2014 at 12:00 pm in Stewart Biology, W4/12
Speaker: Scott De Vito (Nilson Lab)
Title: Investigating the interaction between JAK/STAT and EGFR signalling in the Drosophila ovary


EEL- Ecology & Evolution Lunches


Ecology & Evolution Lunches
Unless otherwise indicated, all talks are scheduled on Wednesdays from 12:30 - 1:30 pm
in Stewart Biology, W4/12. Please contact Emmanuelle Chrétien for details and scheduling.

Date/Time/Location: Wednesday, November 26th, 2014
Speaker: Johanna Bradie (Leung Lab) - *PhD Seminar
Title: Predicting the establishment of non-indigenous species [download abstract]

Date/Time/Location: Wednesday, December 3rd, 2014
Speaker: Vincent Fugère (ChapmanLab) - *PhD Seminar
Title: Effects of deforestation on Ugandan streams: biodiversity, ecosystem function and fish adaptation. [download abstract]