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R.G.E. Murray Seminar Series


This seminar series is sponsored by the MurrayTrust
Schulich School of Medicine and Dentistry

All lectures will be held at 11:00am in Dental Sciences Building, Room 3008

Everyone Welcome - Refreshments provided
Sept 28/17

HPV creates a novel viral DNA replication system​
Dr. Thomas Melendy
University of Buffalo

Host: Joe Mymryk
Oct 3/17 Autism and its Transformations: The History of a Contested Diagnosis
Dr. Jeff Baker
Duke University
DSB 1002
Reception 5:00pm
Seminar 5:30
Oct 20/17 HSP talks HSA
Oct 23/17

Gairdner Lecture
Dr. Rino Rappuoli

LHSC - UH - Aud A
10:00 am
Oct 27/17 IIRF Huron College
Nov 2/17 The intersection of nutrition and infection at the host-pathogen interface
Dr. Eric Skaar

Vanderbilt - Nashville
Host: David Heinrichs
Nov 9/17 How gut microbes enhance enteric virus infection
Dr. Julie Pfeiffer

University of Texas Southwestern Medical Centre
Host: Jimmy Dikeakos
Nov 15/17

Dr. Kevin Coombs
University of Manitoba

Host: Bryan Heit
Nov 30/17

Postponed

Breaking barriers: viral infections of polarized cell surfaces
Dr. Carolyn Coyne

University of Pittsburgh

Host: Joe Mymryk
Dec 7/17 Humanized mice: Experimental models for human exclusive pathogens and diseases
Dr. Ali Ashkar

McMaster University
Host: John McCormick & Jimmy Dikeakos
Dec 14/17 Interplay between age, immuntiy, cancer and CMV
Dr. Graham Pawelec
University Tubingen
Host: Mansour Haeryfar
Dec 18/17 The promise and Perils of an Immune System Reset
Dr Colin Anderson
University Alberta
Host: Mansour Haeryfar
Jan 11/18 Molecular functions of Tcf-1 in thymocyte development and leukemia
Dr. Fotini Gounari

University of Chicago
Host: Mansour Haeryfar
Jan 12/18 Cancer and inflammation in the small bowel
Dr. Khashayarsha Khazaie

Mayo Clinic
Host: Mansour Haeryfar
Jan 18/18 Sibling rivalry in the ETS family of teanscription factors: functional and dysfunctional relationships in immune health and disease
Dr. Rod Dekoter

Western University
Host: Bryan Heit
Jan 25/18 Effect the unexpected: metaeffectors in Legionella pneumophila and beyond
Dr. Alex Ensminger

University of Toronto
Host: John McCormick
Feb 1/18 Staphylococcus aureus fine-tunes aerobic respiration in order to colonize and persist within the host
Dr. Neal Hammer

Michigan State University
Host David Heinrichs
Feb 8/18 Variation of Drug Response in Kidney Disease
Dr. Brad Urquhart

Western University
Host: Bryan Heit
Feb 15/18 Novel Approaches for Cancer Immunotherapy
Dr. Saman Maleki
LRCP
Host: Bryan Heit
Feb 22/18 Do anti-myelin B cells cause anti-myelin autoimmunity?
Dr. Kate Parham
Western University
Host: Bryan Heit
Mar 8/18 The secret lives of Streptomyces bacteria: unveiling morphological and metabolic marvels
Dr. Marie Elliot

McMaster University
Host: Dave Heinrichs
Mar 15/18 Navigating a River of Blood: How Lyme disease bacteria travel through the cardiovascular system
Dr. Tara Moriarty

University of Toronto
Host: Bryan Heit
Mar 22/18 Pannexin channels as novel regulators of cellular differentiation and cancer
Dr. Silvia Penuela

Western University
Host: Bryan Heit
Apr 5/18

Canceled

Dr. Stephan Schwander
Rutgers

Host: Eric Arts
Apr 6/18 HSP talks
Apr 12/18 The characterization of a shared inhibitory pathway in the pathogenesies of gout and rhumatoid arthritis
Dr. Maria Fernandes

Laval University
Host: Lillian Barra
Apr 23/18 One year MSc DSB 2016
Apr 24/18

Cross-appointment Seminar
Regulatio of the MexAB-OptM multidrug efflux system of Pseudomonas aeruginosa
and
Antimicrobial resistance in the agri-food production system:It's time to listen to heavy metal(s)!
Michael Fruci, PhD
Agriculture & Agri-Food Canada

9:30 am DSB 3008
Host Eric Arts
Apr 26/18 An immunological basis for insulin resistance: The role of adaptive immunity and the emerging field of immunometabolism
Dr. Daniel Winer

UNH
Host: Lakshman Gunaratnam
May3/18

Room MSB 384

Micropia, more than a microbe museum
Dr. Remco Kort
Vrije Universiteit

Host: Gregor Reid
May 10/18 London Health Research Day London Convention Centre
May 17/18 Breaking barriers: viral infections of polarized cell surfaces
Dr. Carolyn Coyne

University of Pittsburgh
Host: Joe Mymryk
May 24/18 Dr. Gediminas Cepinskas
Western University
Host: Bryan Heit
May 30/18 Cyclo-oxygenase 2 mediated breast cancer progression: EP4 as a therapeutic target
Dr. P.K. Lala
Western University
Host: Bryan Heit
June 7/18 Dr. Erkan Demirkaya Host: Martin McGavin
June 26/18

RGE Murray Lectureship

Pseudomonas aeruginosa EF-Tu Trimethylation and Pathogenesis

Dr. Joanna Goldberg
Emory University


All lectures will be held at 11:00am in Dental Sciences Building, Room 3008

Everyone Welcome - Refreshments provided
This seminar series is sponsored by the MurrayTrust
Schulich School of Medicine and Dentistry
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