Medical Biophysics

All Events

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

Jacalyn Kelly

Using 10x Genomics Whole Genome Sequencing and Bioinformatic Tools to Investigate Somatic Mutations in Mismatch Repair Deficient Cells

  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 17, 2019
9:00am–10:00am
New Investigator Seminar

Photo of Dr. Marianne Koritzinsky

Dr. Marianne Koritzinsky
Scientist, Princess Margaret Cancer Centre, UHN
Associate Professor and Director of Research Department of Radiation Oncology
Full Member, Institute of Medical Science University of Toronto

Presents - "Roles of the Endoplasmic Reticulum  in Cancer Cell Redox Homeostasis"

ALL ARE WELCOME

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 24, 2019
9:30am
New Investigator Seminar

Photo of Dr. Maged Goubran

Dr. Maged Goubran
Scientist, Hurvitz Brain Sciences Program Sunnybrook Research Institute

Presents - "Mapping Biological Neural Networks and Building Artificial Ones: Applications in Stroke and Dementia"

ALL ARE WELCOME

Oct 24, 2019
1:00pm–1:45pm
PhD Seminar

PhD Oral Examination for Mr. Anderson Chang
"The Ontogeny and Vulnerability of Lapatinib Drug Tolerant Persisters in HER2-positive Breast Cancer"

Public Seminar: 1:00 pm, Princess Margaret Cancer Research Tower, 101 College Street, Room 14-203

Everyone is invited to attend the public seminar.

Closed Examination: 1:45 pm, Princess Margaret Cancer Research Tower, 101 College Street, Room 11-710

Supervisor: Dr. Ben Neel

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

Christopher Gibson

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

Ralph DaCosta

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

Xiaoxiao Zhao

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

David Goertz

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 7, 2019
1:30pm–2:15pm
PhD Seminar

Ph.D. Oral Examination for Mr. Joseph Steinman
"Altered 3D Vascular Architecture and Cerebral Blood Flow in a Mouse Model of TBI"

Public Seminar: 1:30 pm, Princess Margaret Cancer Centre, Room 8-502, 610 University Avenue, Toronto, ON M5G 2C1

Everyone is invited to attend the public seminar.

Closed Examination: 2:15 pm, Princess Margaret Cancer Centre, Room 7-421, 610 University Avenue, Toronto, ON M5G 2C1

Supervisor: Dr. John Sled

Exam Chair: TBA

Nov 11, 2019
8:30am–9:15am
PhD Seminar

Ph.D. Oral Examination for Ms. Sarah Zarabi
"Preclinical Evaluation of a Novel Anti-leukemic Mechanism"

Public Seminar: 8:30 am, Princess Margaret Cancer Centre, 610 University Avenue, Toronto, ON M5G 2C1, Room 6-702/3/4

Everyone is invited to attend the public seminar.

Closed Examination: 9:15 am, Princess Margaret Cancer Centre, 610 University Avenue, Toronto, ON M5G 2C1, Room 6-104

Supervisor: Dr. Aaron Schimmer

Exam Chair: TBA

Nov 12, 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

Mahdi Khajehim

Mapping Brain Physiology using Magnetic Resonance Fingerprinting

Jean Chen

Nov 13, 2019
4:00pm–5:00pm
MBP 1015Y Student Seminars
STUDENT NAME SEMINAR TITLE SUPERVISOR

Jianan Chen

Stratifying cancer patients using radiogenomics and unsupervised learning

Anne Martel

Jocelyn Chen

Investigating the acute response to chemotherapy in triple negative breast cancer

Mathieu Lupien

Nov 19, 2019
3:00pm–4:00pm
MBP 1015Y Student Seminars
STUDENT NAME SEMINAR TITLE SUPERVISOR

Ozan Ciga

Tumor bed detection by cellularity analysis vs. low resolution segmentation networks

Anne Martel

Ramy Ayoub

Spatiotemporal mapping of early volume loss in the brain following cranial irradiation in a mouse model

Brian Nieman

Nov 20, 2019
4:00pm–5:00pm
MBP 1015Y Student Seminars
STUDENT NAME SEMINAR TITLE SUPERVISOR

Edward Cruise

A Proteomic characterization of PTEN loss

Vuk Stambolic

Alexander Dhaliwal

Elucidating the mechanism of the acoustic conversion of microbubbles to nanostructures for EPR-adaptive delivery to tumors

Gang Zheng

Nov 26, 2019
3:00pm–4:00pm
MBP 1015Y Student Seminars
STUDENT NAME SEMINAR TITLE SUPERVISOR

Ziyu Tan

Early Prediction of Prostate Cancer Treatment Response Using Saturation Transfer

Greg Stanisz

Moses Cook

MRI Response Monitoring for Cardiac Cell-Based Therapies

Nilesh Ghugre

Nov 27, 2019
4:00pm–5:00pm
MBP 1015Y Student Seminars
STUDENT NAME SEMINAR TITLE SUPERVISOR

Lauren Katz

Picosecond InfraRed Laser-Mass Spectrometry for Rapid Detection of Melanoma and Melanoma Mimicking Lesions.

Arash Zarrine-Afsar

Lydia Yiyang Liu

Proteomics-Based Investigation of Spatial Heterogeneity in High-Risk Localized Prostate Cancer

Thomas Kislinger