Date Speaker Institution Title Host Time/Place
November 25, 2022 Dr. Zabrina Brumme


Faculty of Health Sciences

Simon Fraser University

TBD LSI Joint Seminar Committee 3-4 pm/LSC 3
November 10, 2022 Dr. Susan Shao

Associate Professor of Cell Biology

Harvard Medical School

Harvard University

TBD Dr. Hilla Weidberg 3-4 pm/LSC 2
October 28, 2022 Dr. Khanh Dao Duc

Assistant Professor

Department of Mathematics
Associate member of the Departments of Computer Science and Zoology

University of British Columbia

TBD Dr. Mark Cembrowski 3-4 pm/LSC 3
October 17, 2022 Dr. Morgan Fullerton

Associate Professor

Department of Biochemistry, Microbiology and Immunology


University of Ottawa

“Immunometabolism as a regulator of atherosclerosis, parasite and diabetes” Dr. Elizabeth Rideout 2:00 pm/LSC 3
October 14, 2022 Dr. Nadine Caron


Northern Medical Program

University of Northern British Columbia

“Silent Genome Project”

Dr. Lindsay Rogers,

Assistant Professor of Teaching,


Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology

3-4 pm/LSC 3
October 07, 2022 Dr. Matthew McCallum

Postdoctoral Research Fellow

Veesler lab

Howard Hughes Medical Institute

University of Washington

“Using cryoEM to reveal sites of vulnerability for viral entry” Dr. Natalie Strynadka 3-4 pm/LSC 3
*postponed* Dr. Karen Mossman

Professor and Vice President Research

Department of Medicine

McMaster University

“Innate immunity in bats: what can we learn to combat future pandemics” Dr. Ninan Abraham TBD
September 16, 2022 Dr. Kat Milligan-McClellan

Assistant Professor

Molecular and Cell Biology

University of Connecticut

“Adapting an evolutionary model organism for host-microbe studies” Dr. Carolina Tropini

Zoom Seminar

(registration link to be emailed to the seminar community)



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