Research Seminars 2018-2019

meakins logo: pulmonary research seminar series 2018-2019Weekly Research Seminar Series 2018-2019
Time: Mondays, 9:00 am – 10:00 am
Room: ES1.1129 RI-MUHC Cruess Amphitheatre (unless otherwise advertised)

Date Speaker Title
Seminar
Monday Sept 17, 2018
Larry Schlesinger  pubmed link for Larry Schlesinger
President/CEO Texas Biomedical Research Institute
Immunoregulatory networks in human macrophages in response to tuberculosis
Seminar
Monday Sept 24, 2018
Dennis Metzger  pubmed link for Dennis Metzger
Professor, Department of Immunology and Microbial Disease, Albany Medical College
The Role of Interferon-gamma and ILC2s in Susceptibility to Influenza A Infection
Seminar
Monday Oct 1, 2018
David Juncker  pubmed link for David Juncker
Professor & Chair BME, McGill University
Microfluidic and Nanotechnologies for the analysis of cells, proteins, and exosomes in liquid biopsies
Special Seminar
Tuesday Oct 2, 2018 at 4:00 PM in Room EM1.3509
John LaCava  pubmed link for John LaCava
Research Assistant Professor, The Rockefeller University
Driving Biological Discovery: An Expanding Toolkit for Affinity Proteomics
In collaboration with the Cancer Research Program
Special Seminar
Thursday Oct 4, 2018 at 4:00PM in Room D03.6020
Scott Tebbutt  pubmed link for Scott Tebbutt
Professor, Department of Medicine, Centre for Heart Lung Innovation, UBC
Biosignatures and fit-for-purpose biomarkers in human health and disease: case studies in neonatal immunology, allergic asthma, and heart transplant rejection
No Seminar
Monday Oct 8, 2018
Happy Thanksgiving  
Seminar
Monday Oct 15, 2018
Alan Sher  pubmed link for Alan Sher
Deputy Chief, Laboratory of Parasitic Diseases, National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases
Iron dependent targets for host-directed therapy of TB
Seminar
Monday Oct 22, 2018
Open Date  
Seminar
Monday Oct 29, 2018
Matthew Miller  pubmed link for Alan Sher
Department of Biochemistry and Biomedical Sciences
McMaster Immunology Research Centre
Towards a more “universal” understanding of the humoral immune response against influenza virus
Seminar
Monday Nov 5, 2018
Marc Peters-Golden pubmed link for Marc Peters-Golden
Professor of Internal Medicine
University of Michigan Health System
Controlling the Rogue Fibroblast in Fibrotic Lung Disease
Seminar
Monday Nov 12, 2018
Pascal Chanez  pubmed link for Pascal Chanez
Professor, Département des Maladies Respiratoires, Aix-Marseille University, France
To be announced
In collaboration with TEVA
Seminar
Monday Nov 19, 2018
Robert Korneluk  pubmed link for Robert Korneluk
Professor, University of Ottawa
Senior Scientist, CHEO Research Institute
To be announced
Room D03.6020 booked
Seminar
Monday Nov 26, 2018
Toby McGovern
Research Associate with Dr. James Martin. Meakins-Christie Laboratories, McGill University
To be announced
Seminar
Monday Dec 3, 2018
Janos Filep  pubmed link for Janos Filep
Professor, Dept of Pathology and Cell Biology
University of Montreal
Targeting neutrophil apoptosis to facilitate resolution of pulmonary inflammation
Seminar
Monday Dec 10, 2018
Dimitry Krementsov pubmed link for Dimitry Krementsov
Assistant Professor
University of Vermont
Using mice to understand gene-by-environment interactions in immune-mediated pathologies
Happy Holidays and Happy New Year!
Seminar
Monday Jan 14, 2019
Lawrence Kazak  pubmed link for Lawrence Kazak
Assistant Professor
McGill University
Adipocyte control of energy balance
Seminar
Monday Jan 21, 2019
Christopher P O’Donnell  pubmed link for Christopher O'Donnell
Professor, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine
The impact of hypoxia on metabolism: adaptive or pathologic?
Seminar
Monday Jan 28, 2019
André Veillette  pubmed link for Andre Veillette
Professor, Department of Medicine, Université de Montréal
SLAM family receptors in innate immunity, innate-like T cells and immunotherapy
Heisler Lecture
Tuesday
Feb 5, 2019
John P. Clancy pubmed link for John P Clancy
Professor, UC Department of Pediatrics, Cincinnati Children’s
To be announced
Special Seminar
Friday Feb 8, 2019
Takehiko Yokomizo  pubmed link for Takehiko Yokomizo
Professor, Juntendo University School of Medicine
To be announced
No Seminar
Monday Feb 11, 2019
MUHC Holiday
Seminar
Monday Feb 18, 2019
   
Seminar
Monday Feb 25, 2019
   
No Seminar
Monday Mar 4, 2019
McGill Spring Break & CIHR Deadline
Seminar
Monday Mar 11, 2019
Stephanie Shore  pubmed link for Stephanie Shore
Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health 
To be announced
Seminar
Monday Mar 18, 2019
David Hood  pubmed link for David Hood
Professor and Canada Research Chair in Cell Physiology, York University
To be announced
Workshop
March 24-25, 2019
21st Annual Meakins-Christie Laboratories International Workshop
Molecular Physiology of Respiratory Diseases
Macklem Lecturer: Graham Barr
 
Seminar
Monday Apr 1, 2019
   
Seminar
Monday Apr 8, 2019
   
Seminar
Monday Apr 15, 2019
Joseph Shrager  pubmed link for Joseph Shrager
Professor of Cardiothoracic Surgery
Stanford University Medical Centre
Title To be Announced
Room D03.6020 reserved – Auditorium not available
No Seminar
Monday Apr 22, 2019
Easter Holiday  
Seminar
Monday Apr 29, 2019
Alex Shalek publication link for Alex Shalek
Assistant Professor, Department of Chemistry,Broad Institute
Learning More by Looking at Less – Single Cell Analyses of Pathogen Responses
Seminar
Monday May 6, 2019
David Gosselin  publication link for David Gosselin
Assistant Professor, Department of Molecular Medicine, Université Laval 
To be announced
Seminar
Monday May 13, 2019
   
No Seminar
Monday May 20, 2019
ATS Dallas, Texas May 17-22
Seminar
Monday May 27, 2019
Nihal Altan-Bonnetpublication link for David Gosselin
Senior Investigator, Laboratory of Host-Pathogen Dynamics, NHLBI 
Vesicle-Mediated Inter-Organismal Transfer of Viral Populations
Wiselberg Seminar
Friday May 31, 2019
32nd Annual Doctor Dorothy Wiselberg Seminar
McGill University Health Centre GLEN Site – RI Auditorium ES1-1129
RESP Research Day
& Christie Lecture
Monday, June 3, 2019
29th Annual RI-MUHC Respiratory Research Day 
Keynote: Christie Lecture by Dr. David Gozal
Seminar
Monday June 17, 2019 (Date TBC)
Dianne Newman  pubmed link for Dianne newman
Professor, California Institute of Technology
To be announced