Research Seminars 2013-2014

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Weekly Research Seminar Series
Archive

DateSpeakerTitle
Seminar
Mon, Sept 9, 2013
Joaquín Madrenas 
pubmed

Chair, Dept Microbiol & Immunol
McGill University
Taming a Superbug: System Immunobiology of S. aureus Commensalism
No Seminar
Mon, Sept 16, 2013
Meakins Meet & Greet 
Seminar
Mon, Sept 23, 2013
Alexandra Paun
Meakins-Christie Labs
Identifying genetic variants for radiation-induced lung disease
Seminar
Mon, Sept 30, 2013
Stephen Girardin 
pubmed

Associate Professor
University of Toronto
Bacterial autophagy: host induction and bacterial subversion
Seminar
Mon, Oct 7, 2013
Gary Brouhard 
pubmed

Assitant Professor, Dept Biology
McGill University
Microtubules in Brain Development & Disease
No Seminar
Mon, Oct 14, 2013
Thanksgiving 
No Seminar
Mon, Oct 21, 2013
Severe Asthma & COPD Symposium
Seminar
Mon, Oct 28, 2013
Marc Peters-Golden 
pubmed

Professor, University of Michigan
Transcellular Delivery of SOCS Proteins: A New Paradigm for Immunoregulation
Seminar
Mon, Nov 4, 2013
Benoit Boivin 
pubmed

Research Assistant Professor
Montreal Heart Institute
Regulation of gene silencing by PTP1B in cancer
Seminar
Mon, Nov 11, 2013
Martin Olivier 
pubmed

Professor, McGill International TB centre,
McGill University Health Centre Research Institue
From Hemozoin to Cerebral Malaria: Adventure Into Innate Immunity
Seminar
Mon, Nov 18, 2013
Roger Lévesque 
pubmed

Professor
Université Laval
Biology and Genomics of Pseudomonas aeruginosa in Cystic Fibrosis Infections
Seminar
Mon, Nov 25, 2013
Larry Lands 
pubmed

Pediatric Cystic Fibrosis Clinic Director
Montreal Children’s Hospital
Chronic Lung Disease and the Common Cold: Uncommonly Problematic
Seminar
Mon, Dec 2, 2013
Bernard Thebaud 
pubmed

Professor of Pediatrics
University of Ottawa
Mesenchymal Stromal Cells and Lung Diseases: Culprit or Savior?
Seminar
Mon, Dec 9, 2013
No Seminar 
Seminar
Mon, Dec 16, 2013
No Seminar 
Merry Christmas and Happy New Year!
Seminar
Mon, Jan 6, 2014
No Seminar 
Seminar
Mon, Jan 13, 2014
No Seminar 
Seminar
Mon, Jan 20, 2014
André Veillette 
pubmed

Professor, Institut de Recherche Clinique
de Montréal (IRCM)
Immune regulation by SLAM and SAP pathways
Seminar
Mon, Jan 27, 2014
Gerhard Multhaup 
pubmed

Professor and Chair
Department of Pharmacology & Therapeutics
McGill University
Understanding amyloid and its role in Alzheimer disease
Seminar
Mon, Feb 3, 2014
Francis Boudreault 
pubmed

CHUM-Université de Montréal
Stretch-induced lung regeneration: a developmental time travel story
Seminar
Mon, Feb 10, 2014
No Seminar 
Seminar
Mon, Feb 17, 2014
Connie Krawczyk 
pubmed

Assistant Professor
McGill University
Department of Microbiology and Immunology
Beyond PRRs and Cytokines: Novel Mechanisms Regulating DC Function
Seminar
Mon, Feb 24, 2014
Clint Robbins 
pubmed

Assistant Professor, University of Toronto
Inflammation in atherosclerosis: beyond bone marrow
Seminar
Mon, Mar 3, 2014
Cheolho Cheong 
pubmed

Assistant Professor, Institut de Recherche
Clinique de Montréal (IRCM)
How we study dendritic cells in the inflammatory diseases?
Seminar
Mon, Mar 10, 2014
No Seminar 
No Seminar
Mon, Mar 17, 2014
No seminar due to Meakins Workshop
Seminar
Mon, Mar 24, 2014
Bruce Mazer 
pubmed

Professor, McGill University
Semaphorin 4C: an intrinsic regulatorof B-cell mediated inflammation and tolerance
in allergic airways responses
Special Seminar
Mon, Mar 31, 2014
Laila Al-Alwan
Meakins-Christie Labs
Consequences of the interaction between IL17 cytokines and airway
smooth muscle cells in the pathogenesis of airway remodeling in asthma
Seminar
Mon, Apr 7, 2014
No Seminar 
Seminar
Mon, Apr 14, 2014
Éric Boilard 
pubmed

Assistant Professor
Université Laval
Platelet microparticles as versatile players of inflammation
No Seminar
Mon, Apr 21, 2014
Easter Monday 
Seminar
Mon, Apr 28, 2014
Christine Cremo 
pubmed

Professor, University of Nevada
Mechano-chemical interactions of smooth muscle myosin with actin
Seminar
Mon, May 5, 2014
David Tobin 
pubmed

Assistant Professor, Duke University
Eicosanoid balance and host-directed therapies for mycobacterial infections
Seminar
Mon, May 12, 2014
Eric Déziel 
pubmed

Associate professor
INRS-Institut Armand-Frappier
Burkholderia : Foe? Friend? Both?
No Seminar
Mon, May 19, 2014
ATS Meeting 
Seminar
Mon, May 26, 2014
Anca Dorhoi 
pubmed

Max Planck Institute for Infection Biology, Berlin
Regulators of inflammation in tuberculosis
Seminar
Mon, June 2, 2014
No Seminar 
Seminar
Mon, June 9, 2014
Martin R. Stämpfli 
pubmed

Professor
Pathology and Molecular Medicine
McMaster University
Cigarette smoke and bacteria: A tale of an unhealthy relationship
Special Seminar
Wed, June 18, 2014
Lennart Hilbert
Supervisor: Dr. Lauzon
Three different ways to disrupt the coordinated stepping of mechanically
coupled muscle myosin