All Events

Dec 10, 2019
9:00am–9:45am
PhD Seminar

PhD Oral Examination for Mr. Corey Lourenco
"Identifying MYC-dependent Vulnerabilities in Breast Cancer"

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 11-710

Supervisor: Dr. Linda Penn

Exam Chair: TBA

Dec 10, 2019
3:00pm–4:00pm
MBP 1015Y Student Seminars
STUDENT NAME SEMINAR TITLE SUPERVISOR

Daniel Djayakarsana

Using quantitative diffusion MRI with longer diffusion times to elucidate changes in cellular parameters during cell death

Colleen Bailey

Jordan Fliss

Validation of Hyperpolarized 129Xe Gas Exchange MRI in a Rodent Model of Bronchopulmonary Dysplasia

Giles Santyr

Dec 11, 2019
4:00pm–5:00pm
MBP 1015Y Student Seminars
STUDENT NAME SEMINAR TITLE SUPERVISOR

Evan Yifan Wang

Integrative genomic characterization of WNT medulloblastoma

Michael D. Taylor

Geoffrey Woollard

A dynamic calcium ion channel at atomic resolution: cryoEM studies of the inositol 1,4,5-trisphosphate receptor

Mohammad Mazhab-Jafari

Dec 16, 2019
10:00am–10:45am
PhD Seminar

Ph.D. Oral Examination for Mr. Mehran Karimzadeh Reghbati
"The epigenome through the lens of the transcriptome and how it regulates tumour development in cancer"

Public Seminar: 10:00 am, Princess Margaret Cancer Research Tower, 101 College Street, Toronto, ON M5G 0A3, Room 4-204

Everyone is invited to attend the public seminar.

Closed Examination: 10:45 am, Princess Margaret Cancer Research Tower, 101 College Street, Toronto, ON M5G 0A3, Room 15-710

Dec 17, 2019
3:00pm–4:00pm
MBP 1015Y Student Seminars
STUDENT NAME SEMINAR TITLE SUPERVISOR

Rui Huang

Peripheral artery and vein enhanced segmentation

Graham Wright

Jaykumar Patel

Real-time Respiratory Heart Motion Correction for MRI-Guided Cardiac Interventions

Graham Wright

Dec 18, 2019
4:00pm–5:00pm
MBP 1015Y Student Seminars
STUDENT NAME SEMINAR TITLE SUPERVISOR

Justin Cowen

Investigating mechanical activation of GEF-H1 in pancreatic ductal adenocarcinoma

Robert Rottapel

Steven De Michino

Exploration of Epigenetic Profiles in ctDNA to Identify Predictive Cancer Biomarkers

Scott Bratman

Dec 19, 2019
9:00am–9:45am
PhD Seminar

PhD Oral Examination for Mr. Arun Chandrakumar
"Characterization of Novel Substrates of the Tankyrase and RNF146 Destruction Complex and Mechanisms of its Regulation"

Public Seminar: 9:00 am, Princess Margaret Cancer Research Tower, 101 College Street, Room 14-203

Everyone is invited to attend the public seminar.

Closed Examination: 9:45 am, Princess Margaret Cancer Research Tower, 101 College Street, Room 11-710

Supervisor: Dr. Robert Rottapel

Jan 7, 2020
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

Samal Munidasa

Assessment of PREFUL MRI ventilation distributions in pediatric lung diseases

Giles Santyr

Jan 8, 2020
4:00pm–5:00pm
MBP 1015Y Student Seminars
STUDENT NAME SEMINAR TITLE SUPERVISOR

Sabrina Ge

Transcriptional heterogeneity in pancreatic ductal adenocarcinoma

Faiyaz Notta

Cindy Ha

Tuning the RADIIO: Radiation, Inflammasomes, and Immunotherapy

Shane Harding

Jan 14, 2020
3:00pm–4:00pm
MBP 1015Y Student Seminars
STUDENT NAME SEMINAR TITLE SUPERVISOR

Zhongmin Lin

Functional magnetic resonance imaging and electroencephalography of neuropsychological tests

Simon Graham

Josephine Tan

Deuterium Metabolic Imaging (DMI) to monitor tumour response to therapy

Angus Lau

Jan 15, 2020
4:00pm–5:00pm
MBP 1015Y Student Seminars
STUDENT NAME SEMINAR TITLE SUPERVISOR

Liam Hendrikse

Integrative genomics of group 4 medulloblastoma

Michael D. Taylor

Blake Jones

Post-radiation structural alterations in pancreatic tumour microvasculature Alex Vitkin

 

Jan 21, 2020
3:00pm–4:00pm
MBP 1015Y Student Seminars
STUDENT NAME SEMINAR TITLE SUPERVISOR

Eric Han Zhi Wang

Investigating the immune response as an approach to improve treatment of high-risk prostate cancer

Stanley Liu

Nicole Yuen

Investigating the Effect of Age in Distracted Driving Using fMRI and Eye-tracking

Simon Graham

Jan 22, 2020
4:00pm–5:00pm
MBP 1015Y Student Seminars
STUDENT NAME SEMINAR TITLE SUPERVISOR

Helen Jingshu Jin

Intravital Imaging of Acute Myeloid Leukemia within the Living Bone Marrow as a Preclinical Model for Evaluating Novel Therapies

Ralph DaCosta

Lauren Hummel

The Order of Mutational Processes in Pancreatic Ductal Adenocarcinoma

Faiyaz Notta

Jan 28, 2020
3:00pm–4:00pm
MBP 1015Y Student Seminars
STUDENT NAME SEMINAR TITLE SUPERVISOR

Matthew Skarsgard

Chemical Exchange Saturation Transfer for Predicting Altered Brain Development Following Neonatal Hypoxic-Ischemic Encephalopathy

John Sled

Kamal Othman Alternative Splicing of Numb: Upstream Regulation and Downstream Consequences Jane McGlade
Jan 29, 2020
4:00pm–5:00pm
MBP 1015Y Student Seminars
STUDENT NAME SEMINAR TITLE SUPERVISOR

Safa Majeed

Targeting a ubiquitin-activating enzyme in small cell lung cancer

Geoffrey Liu

Christian Lee

Examining regional variation of somatic mutation rates in gene regulatory and chromatin architectural elements in cancer genomes

Juri Reimand

Feb 5, 2020
4:00pm–5:00pm
MBP 1015Y Student Seminars
STUDENT NAME SEMINAR TITLE SUPERVISOR

Ningdi Feng Liu

Structural studies of RAS-mediated RAF kinase regulation at the cell membrane

Mitsu Ikura

Denis Keimakh

An investigation into novel gene fusions using comparative analysis and drug response data

Benjamin Haibe-Kains

Feb 12, 2020
4:00pm–5:00pm
MBP 1015Y Student Seminars
STUDENT NAME SEMINAR TITLE SUPERVISOR

Joseph Marsilla

Automated Multi-Level Target Volume Contouring Using Deep Learning in Head & Neck Cancer.

Benjamin Haibe-Kains

Alison Medina Cruz

Characterizing the Interactome of ALL-Implicated Master B-cell Regulators

Brian Raught

Feb 19, 2020
4:00pm–5:00pm
MBP 1015Y Student Seminars
STUDENT NAME SEMINAR TITLE SUPERVISOR

Aesha Patel

Understanding the role and regulation of dicer in cervical cancer under conditions of hypoxia

Bradley Wouters

Frank Telfer

Investigating the Immunological Status of Li-Fraumeni Syndrome

David Malkin

Feb 26, 2020
4:00pm–5:00pm
MBP 1015Y Student Seminars
STUDENT NAME SEMINAR TITLE SUPERVISOR

Mona Teng

Functional characterization of RMST in neuroendocrine prostate cancer

Housheng Hansen He

Kimoon Yoo

Phase-shift porphyrin nanodroplet mediated sonodynamic therapy

Gang Zheng

Mar 4, 2020
4:00pm–5:00pm
MBP 1015Y Student Seminars
STUDENT NAME SEMINAR TITLE SUPERVISOR

Yitong Yang

Targeting TET2 Mutation in Preleukemic Hematopoietic Cells

Steven Chan

David Yanofsky

Mechanistic analysis of the mycobacterial respiratory CIII2CIV2 supercomplex by cryoEM

John Rubinstein