Weekly Faculty Meetings

NEW LOGO MEAKINS_square2017-2018 Weekly Faculty Meetings

During these weekly meetings, Meakins, RECRU, and RESP Program Faculty present their grant proposals, research progress, and manuscripts
Time:  Fridays at 12:00 PM unless otherwise advertised
Location: EM3.2225 unless otherwise advertised


Date Time Presenter Room
Friday, Sep 29, 2017 12-1 pm Dr. Barry Bedell: SAIL Platform Presentation EM3.2225
Friday, Oct 6, 2017 12-1 pm Dr. Carolyn Baglole: Immune consequences of inhaled Cannabis EM3.2225
Friday, Oct 13, 2017
12-1 pm Dr. Don Sheppard: MI4 McGill Interdisciplinary Institute of Infection and Immunity  EM3.2225
Friday, Oct 20, 2017
12-1 pm Dr. Larry Lands, Targeted Immune Modulation in Respiratory Disease EM1.2225 
Friday, Oct 27, 2017
12-1 pm Clinical Physiology Research Meeting
Friday, Nov 3, 2017
8:30 am- 1pm No Meeting: MI4 Inaugural Strategic Forum
Keynote: Dr. Robert Hancock, UBC: Made in Canada solutions
for infectious and inflammatory diseases
Friday, Nov 10, 2017
12-1 pm Dr. Anne-Marie Lauzon: Peripheral airway smooth muscle mechanics in human asthma EM3.2225
Friday, Nov 17, 2017
12-1 pm Dr. Dao Nguyen: New tools and approaches to study host-pathogen interactions in CF lung disease EM3.2225
Friday, Nov 24, 2017
12-1 pm No meeting EM3.2225
Friday, Dec 1, 2017
12-1 pm Dr. Maziar Divangahi: Humanized mice EM3.2225
Happy Holidays
Friday, Jan 12, 2018 12-1 pm Dr. Christine McCusker: Dendritic cell immunomodulation EM3.2225
Friday, Jan 19, 2018 12-1 pm Dr. Ilan Azuelos: The role of mTOR on mitochondrial function, structure and dynamics during TGFβ-induced fibroblast differentiation EM3.2225
Friday, Jan 26, 2018 12-1 pm Clinical Physiology Research Meeting
Dr. Dennis Jensen:
MORE BREATH in COPD:  Morphine for Relief of Exertional Breathlessness in COPD
Friday, Feb 2, 2018 12-1 pm Dr. Benjamin Smith: CIHR project grant feedback: Human Airway Branch Variation and Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary
Disease: Defining a novel modifier of disease susceptibility, pathophysiology, and prognosis, and creating tools to advance
personalized strategies for disease prevention and management
Friday, Feb 9, 2018 12-1 pm No meeting EM3.2225
Friday, Feb 16, 2018 12-1 pm Dr. Simon Rousseau: Comprehensive mapping of Pseudomonas aeruginosa interactions with human epithelial cells EM3.2225
Friday, Feb 23, 2018   No Meeting – Happy CIHR Writing
Friday, Mar 2, 2018   No Meeting – Happy CIHR Writing
Friday, Mar 9, 2018   No Meeting – McGill Study Break
Friday, Mar 16, 2018   No Meeting – 20th Annual Meakins-Christie Workshop
Friday, Mar 23, 2018 12-1 pm Clinical Physiology Research Meeting
Dr. Basil Petrof and Dr. Francois Gabriel
Adventures in phrenic nerve stimulation
Friday, Mar 30, 2018   No Meeting – Easter  
Friday, Apr 6, 2018 12-1 pm Dr. Salman Qureshi: IL-1 signaling, sex differences, and resistance to fatal cryptococcosis EM3.2225
Friday, Apr 13, 2018 12-1 pm Dr. Irah King: Protecting our borders: mechanisms of immune regulation in barrier tissues EM3.2225
Friday, Apr 20, 2018 12-1 pm No Meeting – IDIGH Research Day EM3.2225
Friday, Apr 27, 2018 12-1 pm Clinical Physiology Research Meeting
Dr. Ronald Dandurand:
Research in the Boonies
Friday, May 4, 2018 12-1 pm Dr. Elizabeth Fixman: My DoD-funded journey from STAT6-IP to sex differences in innate immunity & eosinophil activation in the lung EM3.2225
Friday, May 11, 2018 12-1 pm Dr. Carolyn Baglole: MI4 Cannabis Dragons’ Den Pitch
Dr. Benjamin Smith: 
A risk factor more powerful than smoking
Friday, May 18, 2018 12-1 pm No Meeting – ATS EM3.2225
Friday, May 25, 2018 12-1 pm No Meeting – ATS EM3.2225