Seminar Series

Seminars are Fridays at 4:00-5:00 PM at the BRC, 2222 Health Sciences Mall.

Please contact Colby Zaph ( for information or to meet with speakers.


September 20, 2013 | John Schrader, The Biomedical Research Centre
“Lessons from studying human monoclonal antibodies; crystallography of protective antibodies, origin of pathogenic autoantibodies and a universal influenza vaccine”

October 25, 2013  | Shoukat Dedhar, PhD, BC Cancer Research Centre
Regulation of the Hippo tumor suppressor pathway by Integrin-Linked Kinase (ILK)”

November 15, 2013 | Julie Lessard, Universite de Montreal
A Role for BAF chromatin remodeling complexes in normal and leukemic hemopoiesis”

December 13, 2013 | Ken Harder, University of British Columbia
Lyn kinases and mucosal immune responses”

January 17, 2014 | Andreas Diefenbach, University of Freiburg, Germany
Innate lymphoid cells”

January 22, 2014 | Stefan Martin, University of Freiburg, Germany
Regulation of contact hypersensitivity”

February 21, 2014 | Pamela Hoodless, BC Cancer Research Centre
“Transcriptional regulation of liver development”

March 14, 2014 | Anjana Rao, LaJolla Institute for Allergy and Immunology
Tet proteins, epigenetics and gene expression”

April 11, 2014 | Samantha Grunheid, McGill University
Molecular determinants of bacterial intestinal infection”

May 23, 2104 | Jorg Fritz, PhD, McGill University, Montreal
Regulation of pathology and immunity at mucosal surfaces”

June 13, 2014 | Frederic Geissmann, King’s College London
Origins of monocytes”