Seminars

We host seminar presentations at which Canadian and international experts are given the opportunity to present their cutting-edge research. Requests to present a seminar should be directed to our seminar coordinator.

Seminars are usually held from 1:00pm - 2:00pm Friday  in Duff Medical Building and in MacDonald Engineering Building alternatively. Please click on the poster links for more information.

To receive seminar news send an email to LISTSERV [at] LISTS.MCGILL.CA containing, in the body of the email, the message: SUBSCRIBE BBME-SEMINAR-NOTICE Your_First_Name Your_Last_Name

For example: SUBSCRIBE BBME-SEMINAR-NOTICE John Smith

SEMINAR DATE

SPEAKER

AFFILIATIONS

SEMINAR TITLE

SEMINAR LOCATION

8-Sep-2017

 

 

Course Intro

Duff321

15-Sep-2017

David Smith

Fraunhofer Institute for Cell Therapy and Immunology, Germany

Bottom-up engineering of nanoscale devices to program biological materials

MD267

22-Sep- 2017

Chris Sitaras

McGill University

Active Microrheology of Mammalian Cells in Health and Disease

Duff321

Nicholas Ogrodnik

McGill University

Quantifying Vocal Fatigue in Voice Actors After a Routine Recording Session

29-Sep-2017

David Juncker

McGill University

Microfluidics and nanotechnologies for bioassays and tissue engineering

Duff507-509

6-Oct-2017

Ben Brat

McGill University

Real-time US-CT registration : a step towards more accurate and radiation-free image guided spinal surgery

Duff321

Chris Zikry

McGill University

Assessing Dacron grafts’ viscoelasticity in ascending aorta repair

13-Oct-2017

Frédéric Lesage

École Polytechnique Montréal and Montreal Heart Institute

Putting the aging brain under the microscope

Duff507-509

20-Oct-2017

Jianguo (Jeff) Xia

Institute of Parasitology -  Department of Animal Science, McGill University

Systems approaches to understand gene-environment-microbiome interactions

MD267

27-Oct-2017

 

BBME student symposium

 

Helen Penfield Atrium, MNI

3-Nov-2017

Salvador Flores

McGill University

3D bioprinted breast cancer models for toxicological screening

MD267

Aman Garg

McGill University

Computational Modeling of Surgical Vocal Fold Injury and Repair

10-Nov-2017

Aline Do Minh

McGill University

Characterization of extracellular vesicles for the purification of lentiviral vectors

MD267

Johann Vargas

McGill University

Time‐Varying and Parameter‐Varying Methods to Identify Ankle Joint Dynamic Stiffness

17-Nov-2017

Aaron Wheeler

University of Toronto

Digital Microfluidics for Chemistry, Biology, and Medicine

MD267

24-Nov-2017

Jacqueline Kort Mascort

McGill University

Decellularized extracellular matrix hydrogel composite as a bioink for 3D bioprinting in vitro cancer models.

MD267

Guy Tsror

McGill University

Whisk and Blink Tracking in an Animal Model of Facial Palsy

1-Dec-2017

Joaquin Ortega

FEMR, McGill University

Cryo-electron microscopy, a Nobel-Prize winning technique. Impact on the antibiotic resistance race.

MD276

12-Jan-2018

Course Intro

Duff333

Noémie-Manuelle Dorval Courchesne

McGill University

Fabricating functional devices using self-assembling proteins

19-Jan-2018

Jianyu Li

McGill University

Designing Soft Biomaterials with Unprecedented Mechanical Properties for Tissue Repair

Duff507-509

26-Jan-2018

Caitlin Fowler

McGill University

A neuroimaging study of the effects of early vs. late anti-inflammatory treatment in the TgF344-AD rodent model of Alzheimer’s disease

Duff108

Edward Zhang

McGill University

Reducing the brain foreign body response: silicone elastomer and PEDOT:PSS based ultra-soft neural implants for chronic recordings

2-Feb-2018

Gregory Laredo

McGill University

Identification and monitoring of endogenous fluctuations in heart rate under free-living conditions

Duff108

Haneen Alkhateeb

McGill University

Modelling Plasma Glucose Dynamics During Exercise in Patients with Type 1 Diabetes    

9-Feb-2018

Borys Ostapienko

McGill University

Mathematical model connecting biological processes and physical chemistry of hydroxyapatite formation in bone tissue

Duff108

Jai Hebel

McGill University

Automated classification and segmentation of active brain tumour using convolutional networks in an image-guided neurosurgical pipeline

16-Feb-2018

Zsombor Balassy

McGill University

Role of regulatory proteins in the latch-state

Duff108

Alexandra Talpalaru

McGill University

Discriminating between schizophrenia subtypes using clustering and supervised learning

23-Feb-2018

Elizabeth Olson

Columbia University

The active cochlea:  Cell based forces and wave mechanics

Duff507-509

2-Mar-2018

Rosalie Martel

McGill University

 

Duff108

Michael Yitayew

McGill University

 

16-Mar-2018

Gabriel Popescu

University of Illinois Urbana Champaign

Optical microscopy

Duff507-509

23-Mar-2018

Jeff Kent

McGill University

 

Duff108

Ali Reyes

McGill University

 

6-Apr-2018

Pooja Pushparaj

McGill University

 

Duff108

13-Apr-2018

Maurizio Vecchione

Intellectual Ventures Laboratory/Global Good

Devices for global health and global development applications, commercialization

Duff108

 

Seminar Locations

 

Duff 333

MD 267

Duff Medical Sciences Bldg
3775 Rue University, Room 333
Montreal, QC H3A 2B4
Map
Macdonald Engineering Bldg
817 Sherbrooke St. W., Room 267
Montreal, QC H3A 0C3
Map