Medical Biophysics

All Events

Sep 22 – 24, 2019
All day
Student Event

Muskoka Chairs at Geneva Park

The Medical Biophysics Annual Retreat at Geneva Park will be held Sunday, September 22 to Tuesday, September 24, 2019. Geneva Park is located on Lake Couchiching about a two hour drive from Toronto.

Sep 25, 2019
4:00pm–4:30pm
MBP 1015Y Student Seminars
Sep 25, 2019
4:30pm–5:00pm
MBP 1015Y Student Seminars
STUDENT NAME SEMINAR TITLE SUPERVISOR

James Hawley

Mapping the three-dimensional regulatory atlas of primary prostate cancer

Mathieu Lupien

 

Oct 1, 2019
9:00am–9:45am
PhD Seminar

Ph.D. Oral Examination for Ms. Sangeetha Paramathas
"Investigating the Utility of Circulating Tumor DNA for Cancer Surveillance in Li-Fraumeni Syndrome and Pediatric Sarcomas."

Public Seminar: 9:00 am, Princess Margaret Cancer Research Tower, 101 College Street, Room 4-204

Everyone is invited to attend the public seminar.

Closed Examination: 9:45 am, Princess Margaret Cancer Research Tower, 101 College Street, Room 15-710

Supervisor: Dr. David Malkin

Oct 1, 2019
3:00pm–3:30pm
MBP 1015Y Student Seminars
Oct 1, 2019
3:30pm–4:00pm
MBP 1015Y Student Seminars
STUDENT NAME SEMINAR TITLE SUPERVISOR

 Ji Zhang

Therapeutic Targeting of Tumour Hypoxia by Characterizing Oxygen Metabolism and Hypoxia Tolerance in Pancreatic Ductal Adenocarcinoma

Brad Wouters

 

Oct 2, 2019
4:00pm–5:00pm
MBP 1015Y Student Seminars
STUDENT NAME SEMINAR TITLE SUPERVISOR

Kathleen Houlahan

Germline polymorphisms contribute to somatic variability in prostate cancer

Paul Boutros

Danton Ivanochko

TBD

Cheryl Arrowsmith

 

Oct 8, 2019
3:00pm–4:00pm
MBP 1015Y Student Seminars
STUDENT NAME SEMINAR TITLE SUPERVISOR

Stephania Assimopoulos

Cardiac comorbidities and their effect in Autism Spectrum Disorder

Jason Lerch

Sujun Chen

Widespread and Functional RNA Circularization in Localized Prostate Cancer

Housheng Hansen He

 

Oct 9, 2019
1:30pm–2:15pm
PhD Seminar

Ph.D. Oral Examination for Zahra Shirzadi
"Application of cerebral hemodynamic imaging in neurodegenerative diseases."

Public Seminar:  1:30 pm, Sunnybrook Research Institute, 2075 Bayview Avenue, Room SG22

Everyone is invited to attend the public seminar.

Closed Examination:  2:15 pm, Sunnybrook Research Institute, 2075 Bayview Avenue, Room SG22

Supervisor: Dr. Bradley MacIntosh

Oct 9, 2019
4:00pm–5:00pm
MBP 1015Y Student Seminars
STUDENT NAME SEMINAR TITLE SUPERVISOR

 Helen Loo Yau

DNA-demethylating agents enhance the cytolytic activity of CD8+ T cells and anti-tumor immunity Daniel De Carvalho

 Yagnesh Ladumor

Investigating the role of Vitamin D signalling in metastatic Neuroblastoma

Meredith Irwin

 

Oct 15, 2019
3:00pm–4:00pm
MBP 1015Y Student Seminars
STUDENT NAME SEMINAR TITLE SUPERVISOR

Jacalyn Kelly

Uncovering novel mutation characteristics of Constitutional Mismatch Repair Deficiency

  Uri Tabori

Rui Xu

Focusing Ultrasound to the Vertebral Canal

  Meaghan O'Reilly

 

Oct 16, 2019
4:00pm–5:00pm
MBP 1015Y Student Seminars
STUDENT NAME SEMINAR TITLE SUPERVISOR

Felipe Morgado

Cerebellar Structural and Functional Connectivity in Autism Spectrum Disorder

Jason Lerch

Stephanie Poon

Characterizing the role of carcinoma-associated fibroblasts in head and neck squamous cell carcinoma invasion

Laurie Ailles

 

Oct 22, 2019
3:00pm–4:00pm
MBP 1015Y Student Seminars
STUDENT NAME SEMINAR TITLE SUPERVISOR

Jing Yang

Array-Based Dual-Frequency Ultrasound for Acoustic Angiography

Christine Demore

Stecia Fletcher

Focused Ultrasound induced Blood-Spinal Cord Barrier Opening: Methods for Clinical Scale Delivery and Treatment Control

Meaghan O'Reilly

Oct 23, 2019
4:00pm–5:00pm
MBP 1015Y Student Seminars
STUDENT NAME SEMINAR TITLE SUPERVISOR

Kamal Othman

Identifying signalling pathways that regulate alternative splicing of Numb

Jane McGlade

Mehran Karimzadeh Reghbati

Integration of the human papilloma virus into the host genome promotes tumourigenesis by modifying the local epigenome and transcriptome

Michael Hoffman

Oct 29, 2019
3:00pm–4:00pm
MBP 1015Y Student Seminars
STUDENT NAME SEMINAR TITLE SUPERVISOR

Ryan Oglesby

Evaluating the Biosynthesis Pathway of Serotonin using Chemical Exchange Saturation Transfer MRI

Greg Stanisz

Xiaoxiao Zhao

An optical and acoustic investigation of microbubble cavitation in small channels under conditions relevant to vascular disruption therapy

David Goertz

Oct 30, 2019
4:00pm–5:00pm
MBP 1015Y Student Seminars
STUDENT NAME SEMINAR TITLE SUPERVISOR

Timothy Samuel

In vivo effects of stereotactic body radiation therapy on the pancreatic tumor microenvironment

Ralph DaCosta

Donghe Yang

Recapitulating the development of distinct mesoderm populations for the generation of left and right ventricular cardiomyocytes from hPSCs

Gordon Keller

Nov 2, 2019
9:30am–2:00pm
Prospective Student Event

Prospective students talking to MBP students and Faculty at Open House

Seeking a career in medical research? Interested in graduate studies or undergraduate summer research opportunities in the Department of Medical Biophysics?

The Medical Biophysics Open House is a great opportunity to learn about our leading-edge, cancer institute-based interdisciplinary graduate research program. Come and meet faculty, students and post-docs and tour our extensive laboratory facilities.

Nov 5, 2019
3:00pm–4:00pm
MBP 1015Y Student Seminars
STUDENT NAME SEMINAR TITLE SUPERVISOR

Simon Dobri

The role of cortical inhibition in separating speech from noise

Bernhard Ross

Christopher Gibson

Development and clinical translation of a new handheld imaging device for 5-ALA-induced fluorescence guided breast conserving surgery

Ralph DaCosta

Nov 6, 2019
4:00pm–5:00pm
MBP 1015Y Student Seminars
STUDENT NAME SEMINAR TITLE SUPERVISOR

Joseph Walton

Targeting Epigenetic Regulation in Clear Cell Renal Cell Carcinoma Reveals PRMT1 as a Novel Target

Laurie Ailles

Peiran Su

Functional genomic screening with lung cancer patient derived xenograft models

MIng-Sound Tsao

Nov 12, 2019
3:00pm–4:00pm
MBP 1015Y Student Seminars
STUDENT NAME SEMINAR TITLE SUPERVISOR

Adriana Salcedo

TBD

Paul Boutros

Mahdi Khajehim

Mapping Brain Physiology using Magnetic Resonance Fingerprinting

Jean Chen