Conferences

Thursday, Friday
Toronto Fibrosis Conference

Fibrosis in Cardiac Disease and Cancer

REGISTRATION IS FREE AND ENDS MAY 31, 2017

KEYNOTE SPEAKERS

RAGHU KALLURI
UNIVERSITY OF TEXAS, MD ANDERSON CANCER CENTRE Role of Fibroblasts in Cancer Progression

PAUL CAMPAGNOLA
UNIVERSITY OF WISCONSIN
Second Harmonic Generation Imaging Microscopy of Collagen Alterations in Cancer and Fibrosis

PAUL JANMEY
UNIVERSITY OF PENNSYLVANIA
Effects of matrix stiffness and composition on cardiac myocytes and glioma cells

DONALD GULLBERG
UNIVERSITY OF BERGEN
New tools to study alpha 11 integrin function 

Start Date and Time:
Friday, June 23, 2017 - 9:00am to Saturday, June 24, 2017 - 5:00pm
PMH, 610 University Avenue, 6th Floor Auditorium, Rm 6-605
Poster Available:
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday
Protein Society

The Protein Society's 31st Annual Symposium will be held in Montreal, Canada from July 24 - 27, 2017 at the Hotel Bonaventure. The Program Planning Committee has assembled a vibrant scientific program encompassing diverse topics relevant to protein science. Click the links below to find relevant information related to program and speakers, registration, abstracts, hotel reservations and sponsorships.

The Protein Society’s premier event, our Annual Symposium, hosts 700 hundred chemists, biologists, physicists, mathematicians, students, and educators who share a unifying interest in understanding the nature of proteins.

Structured with two concurrent sessions and spanning 3.5 days, the event features a multitude of opportunities for networking, plentiful speaking slots for selected early-career scientists, and unique workshops for students and educators alike.

Start Date and Time:
Monday, July 24, 2017 - 9:00am to Thursday, July 27, 2017 - 6:00pm
Hotel Bonaventure, Montreal
Thursday
Structural Genomics Consortium

MLL Family of Proteins and Cancer; Discovery of Chemical Probes
·        Rima Al-awar, OICR, Canada
·        Shaomeng Wang, University of Michigan, USA
·        Jean-François Couture, University of Ottawa, Canada
·        Michael Cosgrove, Upstate Medical University, USA
·        Kehao Zhao, Novartis, USA

Diverse Roles of MTs in Health and Disease
·        Mathieu Lupien, University of Toronto, Canada
·        Ingo Hartung, Bayer, Germany
·        Benjamin Garcia, University of Pennsylvania, USA
·        Jocelyn Côté, University of Ottawa, Canada
·        Paul Delgado-Olguín, The Hospital for Sick Children, Toronto, Canada
·        Jean-Claude Guillemot, AFMB Polytech, France
·        Dafydd Owen, Pfizer, USA

Sponsored by ChemNet, an NSERC CREATE medicinal chemistry training programme in partnership with the SGC and the pharmaceutical industry.

Organizing Committee: Masoud Vedadi, Cheryl Arrowsmith, Santha Santhakumar

Registration is required.

Start Date and Time:
Thursday, August 24, 2017 -
8:45am to 5:00pm
Chestnut Residence & Conference Centre