Archived Biochemistry Seminars

Wednesday, May 17, 2023 - 12:00pm

Dr. Andrew Eckford
Wednesday, May 17, 2023 - 12:00pm
Host: Nevraj Kejiou (nevraj kejiou@mail.utoronto.ca)
MSB 2172
Department of Biochemistry George Connell Lecture
Departmental Seminar
Poster available: PDF icon Connell poster_ECKFORD.pdf

Wednesday, May 10, 2023 - 12:00pm

Dr. Maitreya Dunham
Professor of Genome Sciences, University of Washington
Wednesday, May 10, 2023 - 12:00pm
Host: Kate Jiang ((kate.jiang@mail.utoronto.ca)
MSB 2172
Department of Biochemistry George Connell Lecture
Invited Speaker Seminar
Poster available: PDF icon Connell poster_DUNHAM.pdf

Wednesday, November 30, 2022 - 12:00pm

DR. JENNIFER LIPPINCOTTSCHWARTZ
Howard Hughes Medical Institute, Janelia Research Campus
Wednesday, November 30, 2022 - 12:00pm
Host: Kyla Germain (kyla.germain@sickkids.ca)
Online - virtual
Department of Biochemistry George Connell Lecture
Invited Speaker Seminar
Poster available: PDF icon Connell poster_LIPPINCOTT-SCHWARTZ.pdf

Wednesday, October 19, 2022 - 12:00pm

Melody Campbell, PhD
Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Centre
Wednesday, October 19, 2022 - 12:00pm
Host: Yingke Liang (yingke.liang@mail.utoronto.ca)
MSB 2172
Department of Biochemistry George Connell Lecture
Invited Speaker Seminar
Poster available: PDF icon Connell Lecture_CAMPBELL.pdf

Wednesday, September 28, 2022 - 1:00pm

KARL DEISSEROTH
Stanford University, Howard Hughes Medical Institute
Wednesday, September 28, 2022 - 1:00pm
Host: Raphaella So
Online
Department of Biochemistry George Connell Lecture
Special Seminar
Poster available: PDF icon Connell poster_DEISSEROTH.pdf

Tuesday, June 28, 2022 - 9:00am

Dr. Arun Peter
Department of Biology, University of Fribourg, Switzerland
Tuesday, June 28, 2022 - 9:00am
Host: Dr. Liliana Attisano
CCBR Red Room
Department of Biochemistry Seminar
Departmental Search Candidate

Thursday, June 23, 2022 - 10:00am

Dr. Accalia Fu
Dana-Farber Cancer Institute & Harvard Medical School
Thursday, June 23, 2022 - 10:00am
Host: Dr. Liliana Attisano
CCBR Red Room
Department of Biochemistry Seminar
Departmental Search Candidate

Monday, June 20, 2022 - 2:00pm

Dr. Sandra Catania
Department of Biochemistry & Biophysics, University of California, San Francisco
Monday, June 20, 2022 - 2:00pm
Host: Dr. Liliana Attisano
CCBR Red Room
Department of Biochemistry Seminar
Departmental Search Candidate
Poster available: PDF icon Dr. Sandra Catania.pdf

Wednesday, March 9, 2022 - 12:00pm

Michael K. Rosen
Wednesday, March 9, 2022 - 12:00pm
Host: Gaddy Rakhaminov (gaddy.rakhaminov@mail.utoronto.ca)
Online
Department of Biochemistry George Connell Lecture
Special Seminar
Poster available: PDF icon Connell poster_Michael K. Rosen.22.pdf

Wednesday, February 16, 2022 - 12:00pm

Chang C. Liu
Wednesday, February 16, 2022 - 12:00pm
Host: Peter Liang
Virtual
Department of Biochemistry George Connell Lecture
Departmental Seminar
Poster available: PDF icon Connell poster_LIU_2022.pdf

Wednesday, December 8, 2021 - 12:00pm

Agata Smogorzewska, M.D., Ph.D.
Head, Laboratory of Genome Maintenance Rockefeller University
Wednesday, December 8, 2021 - 12:00pm
Host: Elizabeth Tse
Virtual
Department of Biochemistry George Connell Lecture
Invited Speaker Seminar
Poster available: PDF icon Connell poster_SMOGORZEWSKA-2.pdf

Wednesday, November 10, 2021 - 12:00pm

DR. LI-HUEI TSAI
Director, Picower Institute for Learning & Memory Picower Professor of Neuroscience Co-Director, The Alana Down Syndrome Center Massachusetts Institute of Technology
Wednesday, November 10, 2021 - 12:00pm
Host: Raphaella So
Virtual
Department of Biochemistry George Connell Lecture
Departmental Seminar
Poster available: PDF icon Connell poster_TSAI.pdf

Wednesday, March 3, 2021 - 12:00pm

Vince Young, MD/PhD
Depts of Internal Medicine/Division of Infectious Diseases and Microbiology & Immunology, University of Michigan Medical School
Wednesday, March 3, 2021 - 12:00pm
Host: Simoun Icho (simoun.icho@mail.utoronto.ca)
Online, please contact host for more information
Department of Biochemistry George Connell Lecture
Special Seminar

Wednesday, February 24, 2021 - 1:00pm

Melinda Diver
Department of Physiology, University of California, San Francisco, USA
Wednesday, February 24, 2021 - 1:00pm
Host: Dr. Justin Nodwell
https://us02web.zoom.us/j/83947741046?pwd=UFZML0xuU2lHaHFKbThieGhhMUZKdz09, Meeting ID: 839 4774 1046 Passcode: 5V9hUH
Biochemistry Faculty Search Seminar
Departmental Search Candidate

Tuesday, February 23, 2021 - 9:00am

Ahmad Jomaa
Institute for Molecular Biology & Biophysics, Swiss Federal Institute of Technology, ETH Zurich, Switzerland
Tuesday, February 23, 2021 - 9:00am
Host: Dr. Justin Nodwell
https://us02web.zoom.us/j/87914630875?pwd=SEg3blhFQXpxeUtncnhDR0hIK0NoUT09, Meeting ID: 879 1463 0875 Passcode: 4h3PWq
Department of Biochemistry, Faculty Search Seminar
Departmental Search Candidate

Wednesday, February 17, 2021 - 1:00pm

Michael Norris
The Scripps Research Institute, La Jolla Institute for Immunology, California, USA
Wednesday, February 17, 2021 - 1:00pm
Host: Dr. Justin Nodwell
https://us02web.zoom.us/j/84307416155?pwd=RFVEajBNVGxSOEJaamNwSVR5Uzludz09, Meeting ID: 843 0741 6155 Passcode: 3u51DV
Department of Biochemistry, Faculty Search Seminar
Faculty Recruitment Seminar

Tuesday, February 16, 2021 - 9:00am

Dr. Malik Chaker-Margot
Biozentrum, Universität Basal Biozentrum, Universität Basal Biozentrum, Universität Basal Biozentrum, Universität Basal Biozentrum, Universität Basal
Tuesday, February 16, 2021 - 9:00am
Host: Dr. Justin Nodwell
https://us02web.zoom.us/j/86749911798?pwd=cUltWiswMU5BczBqbjFjZTZtQ3B3QT09, Meeting ID: 867 4991 1798 Passcode: ChrH31
Department of Biochemistry, Faculty Search Seminar
Departmental Search Candidate

Thursday, February 4, 2021 - 9:30am

Amit Meir
Boyer Center for Molecular Medicine, Yale School of Medicine, USA
Thursday, February 4, 2021 - 9:30am
Host: Dr. Justin Nodwell
https://us02web.zoom.us/j/83968785713?pwd=S1pyWmxQVFVPMkhSZVY2eWNFZ080QT09, Meeting ID: 839 6878 5713 Passcode: A9V9ra
Department of Biochemistry, Faculty Search Seminar
Departmental Search Candidate

Tuesday, February 2, 2021 - 9:00am

Dr. Michael Wieczorek
Laboratory of Chemistry and Cell Biology, The Rockefeller University, New York, USA
Tuesday, February 2, 2021 - 9:00am
Host: Dr. Justin Nodwell
https://us02web.zoom.us/j/89167946405?pwd=ZEE0N1pJcWZoQ1NTZWZiWVJmdUhoQT09, Meeting ID: 891 6794 6405 Passcode: 0gGbS1
Department of Biochemistry, Faculty Search Seminar
Departmental Search Candidate

Thursday, December 17, 2020 - 1:00pm

Parastoo Boroumand
Thursday, December 17, 2020 - 1:00pm
Supervisor: Dr. Amira Klip, Co-Supervisor: Dr. Stephan Giradin Supervisory Committee Members: Dr. Khosrow Adeli, Hoon-ki Sung
Remote - Please contact students advisor
Department of Biochemistry Seminar
PhD Oral Seminar

Wednesday, November 18, 2020 - 12:00pm

Tamara O’Connor
Department of Biological Chemistry, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine
Wednesday, November 18, 2020 - 12:00pm
Host: Shayna Deecker (shayna.deecker@utoronto.ca)
VIRTUAL LECTURE. Contact host for details
Department of Biochemistry George Connell Lecture
Invited Speaker Seminar
Poster available: PDF icon Connell poster_OCONNOR.pdf

Wednesday, September 23, 2020 - 12:00pm

BRYON CAUGHEY
Senior Investigator, Rocky Mountain Laboratories, NIAID, NIH
Wednesday, September 23, 2020 - 12:00pm
Host: Department of Biochemistry
VIRTUAL LECTURE. Contact host for details - Raphaella So (raphaella.so@mail.utoronto.ca)
Department of Biochemistry George Connell Lecture
Invited Speaker Seminar
Poster available: PDF icon Connell poster_CAUGHEY.smll_.pdf

Wednesday, June 24, 2020 - 12:00pm

Drs. A.Olaya-Castro, M Miller, M.Bordonaro
University College London, University of Toronto, Geisinger Commonwealth School of Medicine
Wednesday, June 24, 2020 - 12:00pm
Host: Claire McMurray & James Otis
Zoom Link
Department of Biochemistry, Graduate Student Seminar Series
Special Seminar

Wednesday, June 17, 2020 - 12:00pm

A. Levin, J. Heffer, Isha Berry, Jean-Paul Soucy
Henry Ford Health, York University, University of Toronto
Wednesday, June 17, 2020 - 12:00pm
Host: Nick Demers
Zoom Link
Department of Biochemistry, Graduate Student Seminar Series
Special Seminar

Wednesday, June 10, 2020 - 12:00pm

Dr. Yunoung Li then Dr. David Gallo
University of Toronto (Li) , Repare Therapeutics Inc (Gallo)
Wednesday, June 10, 2020 - 12:00pm
Host: Doorsa Tarazi and Amogh Natu Supervisor: Dr. Jason Maynes, Repare Therapeutics Inc.
Zoom Link
Department of Biochemistry, Graduate Student Seminar Series
Special Seminar

Wednesday, May 13, 2020 - 12:00pm

Special Guests: Drs. Trevor Moraes & Tomas Gverdyz
University of Toronto & PPD Laboratories (Wisconsin)
Wednesday, May 13, 2020 - 12:00pm
Host: Shivneet Gill (Grad Student from R. Melnyk Lab)
By Zoom Invitation
Department of Biochemistry Seminar
Special Seminar

Wednesday, April 29, 2020 - 12:00pm

Chloe Mitchell
Wednesday, April 29, 2020 - 12:00pm
Supervisor: Dr. Charles Deber
Online seminar
Department of Biochemistry, Graduate Student Seminar Series
Departmental Seminar

Monday, March 23, 2020 - 10:30am

Philip Ostrowski
Monday, March 23, 2020 - 10:30am
Supervisor: Dr. Sergio Grinstein
Seminar will be shown online
Department of Biochemistry Seminar
PhD Oral Seminar

Monday, March 16, 2020 - 9:10am

Dr. Karen Maxwell
Monday, March 16, 2020 - 9:10am
Host: Dr. Grant Brown
Join Zoom Meeting https://zoom.us/j/902556130?pwd=bGpmSXBVbGY2aVR1OSs2TmtLc0VHQT09 Meeting ID: 902 556 130 Password: 753347 One tap mobile +16475580588,,902556130# Canada Dial by your location +1 647 558 0588 Canada Meeting ID: 902 556 130
Department of Biochemistry Seminar
Departmental Search Candidate

Wednesday, March 11, 2020 - 12:00pm

Karina Baksh
Wednesday, March 11, 2020 - 12:00pm
Supervisor: Dr. Deborah Zamble; Supervisory Committee Members: Dr. Trevor Moraes, Dr. Gil Prive
PGCRL Auditorium, 686 Bay St., SickKids
Department of Biochemistry, Graduate Student Seminar Series
Departmental Seminar

Tuesday, February 25, 2020 - 9:00am

Jianhua Zhao, Ph.D
University of California, San Francisco, USA
Tuesday, February 25, 2020 - 9:00am
Host: Dr. Justin Nodwell
MSB 2173
Department of Biochemistry Seminar
Departmental Search Candidate

Thursday, February 20, 2020 - 9:00am

Ci Ji Lim, Ph.D
Biochemistry, University of Colorado Boulder, Colorado, USA
Thursday, February 20, 2020 - 9:00am
Host: Dr. Justin Nodwell
MSB 2173
Department of Biochemistry Seminar
Departmental Search Candidate

Wednesday, February 12, 2020 - 12:00pm

Kathleen Orrell
Wednesday, February 12, 2020 - 12:00pm
Supervisor: Dr. Roman Melnyk, Supervisory Committee: Dr. Christine Bear, Dr. Trevor Moraes
MSB 2172
Department of Biochemistry, Graduate Student Seminar Series
Departmental Seminar

Wednesday, February 5, 2020 - 12:00pm

Zhe (Jay) Yin
Wednesday, February 5, 2020 - 12:00pm
Supervisor: Dr. Frank Sicheri, Supervisory Committee Members: Dr. Grant Brown, Dr. Jeff Wrana
MSB 2170
Department of Biochemistry, Graduate Student Seminar Series
Departmental Seminar

Tuesday, February 4, 2020 - 9:00am

Ahmad Jomaa, Ph.D.
ETH Zurich, Switzerland
Tuesday, February 4, 2020 - 9:00am
Host: Dr. Justin Nodwell
MSB 2173
Department of Biochemistry Seminar
Departmental Search Candidate

Wednesday, January 29, 2020 - 12:00pm

Nevraj Kejiou
Wednesday, January 29, 2020 - 12:00pm
Supervisor: Dr. Alex Palazzo, Supervisory Committee Members: Dr's Angus McQuibban, Craig Smibert, Amy Caudy
PGCRL Auditorium, 686 Bay St., SickKids
Department of Biochemistry, Graduate Student Seminar Series
Departmental Seminar

Tuesday, January 28, 2020 - 9:00am

Jun-Jie (Gogo) Liu, PhD
Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory Dept. of Molecular Cell Biology | University of California, Berkeley, USA.
Tuesday, January 28, 2020 - 9:00am
Host: Dr. Justin Nodwell
MSB 2173
Department of Biochemistry Seminar
Faculty Recruitment Seminar

Wednesday, January 22, 2020 - 12:00pm

Shayna Deecker, PhD
Wednesday, January 22, 2020 - 12:00pm
Supervisor: Dr. Alexander Ensminger, Supervisory Committee members: Dr. Alan Davidson and Dr. William Navarre
PGCRL Auditorium, 686 Bay St., SickKids
Department of Biochemistry, Graduate Student Seminar Series
Departmental Seminar
Thamiya Vasanthakumar, PhD program
Wednesday, January 22, 2020 - 12:00pm
Supervisor: Dr. John Rubinstein, Supervisory Committee Members: Dr. Trevor Moraes, Dr. Christine Bear
PGCRL Auditorium, 686 Bay St., SickKids
Department of Biochemistry Seminar
Departmental Seminar

Tuesday, January 21, 2020 - 9:00am

Dr. Monica Pillon
National Institutes of Health (NIH), National Institute of Environmental Health Science (NIEHS), Signal Transduction Laboratory, USA.
Tuesday, January 21, 2020 - 9:00am
Host: Dr. Justin Nodwell
MSB 4279
Department of Biochemistry Seminar
Faculty Recruitment Seminar

Wednesday, January 8, 2020 - 4:00pm

Dr. Joseph Vogel
Washington University, Department of Molecular Microbiology
Wednesday, January 8, 2020 - 4:00pm
Host: Dr. Alex Ensminger
MaRS West Tower, Room 1522
Department of Biochemistry Seminar
Special Seminar
Poster available: PDF icon Vogel_Poster.pdf

Wednesday, December 18, 2019 - 12:00pm

EunJee Park
PhD
Wednesday, December 18, 2019 - 12:00pm
Supervisor: Dr. Carol Schuurmans , Supervisory Committee members: Dr. Liliana Attisano and Dr. Isabelle.Aubert
MSB 2170
Department of Biochemistry, Graduate Student Seminar Series
Departmental Seminar

Wednesday, December 11, 2019 - 12:00pm

Sisu Han
PhD
Wednesday, December 11, 2019 - 12:00pm
Supervisor: Dr. Carol Schuurmans, Supervisory Committee members: Dr. David Andrews, Dr. JoAnne McLaurin
MSB 2170
Department of Biochemistry, Graduate Student Seminar Series
Departmental Seminar

Thursday, December 5, 2019 - 2:00pm

Dr. Gerry Wright
Department of Biochemistry and Biomedical Sciences, McMaster University
Thursday, December 5, 2019 - 2:00pm
Host: Martin Daniel-Ivad
MSB 2173
Department of Biochemistry Seminar
Departmental Seminar
Poster available: PDF icon Seminar Dec 5 -Gerry Wright.pdf

Thursday, December 5, 2019 - 9:30am

Wei-Lin Ou
Thursday, December 5, 2019 - 9:30am
Supervisor: Dr. Oliver Ernst
MSB 4279
Department of Biochemistry Seminar
PhD Oral Seminar
Poster available: PDF icon Ph.D.Poster.Wei-Lin.Ou_.pdf

Thursday, December 5, 2019 - 9:00am

Martin Daniel-Ivad
Thursday, December 5, 2019 - 9:00am
Supervisor: Dr. Justin Nodwell
Medical Sciences Building, Room 3278
Department of Biochemistry Seminar
PhD Oral Seminar
Poster available: PDF icon Ph.D.Poster.Martin.Daniel.Ivad_.pdf

Wednesday, December 4, 2019 - 2:00pm

Andrew Zhai
Wednesday, December 4, 2019 - 2:00pm
Supervisor: Dr. Gil Prive
CCBR Red Room
Department of Biochemistry Seminar
PhD Oral Seminar
Poster available: PDF icon Ph.D.Poster.Andrew.Zhai_.pdf

Wednesday, December 4, 2019 - 12:00pm

Sabrina Sen
PhD
Wednesday, December 4, 2019 - 12:00pm
Supervisor: Dr. Liliana Attisano, Supervisory Committee Members: Dr. Igor Stagljar, Dr. Stephane Angers, Dr. Andras Kapus
Sandford Fleming Buidling, Room 1101
Department of Biochemistry, Graduate Student Seminar Series
Departmental Seminar

Monday, December 2, 2019 - 9:00am

Gregory Whitfield
Monday, December 2, 2019 - 9:00am
Supervisor: Dr. Lynne Howell
CCBR Black Room
Department of Biochemistry Seminar
PhD Oral Seminar
Poster available: PDF icon Ph.D.Poster.Gregory.Whitfield.pdf

Wednesday, November 27, 2019 - 12:00pm

Tom Bateman
PhD
Wednesday, November 27, 2019 - 12:00pm
Supervisor: Dr. Trevor Moraes, Supervisory Committee Members: Dr. Lynne Howell and Dr. Scott Gray-Owen
MSB 2170
Department of Biochemistry, Graduate Student Seminar Series
Departmental Seminar

Pages