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Master of Medical Biotechnology (MMB) Academic Seminars

Upcoming MMB Seminar

Structure & Ligand based Drug Design on February 15, 2018 from 1 PM to 2 PM, Dhillon Hall, #DH 361, by Prof. Neamati Nouri, John G. Searle Professor of Medicinal Chemistry Translational Oncology Program, University of Michigan.

 Please come join us.

Past MMB Seminar Series: 2013-2016

"Accounting and Financial Information Session” on November 24, 2017 from 10 AM to 11AM, Biology Building #BB113, University of Windsor by Jayson Bastien (CPA, CA), Client Service Manager, Roth Mosey & Partners LLP, Windsor"
"Apoptotic signaling by CARP-1”  by Professor Arun K. Rishi, Department of Oncology, Karmanos Cancer Institute, Wayne State University, USA.

"Fascinating world of Bcl-2 Family Members and their role in therapeutics"  on , by  David Andrews, President, Society of Biomolecular Imaging and Informatics, Director and Senior Scientist, Biological Sciences, Sunnybrook Research Institute, Professor, Departments of Biochemistry and Medical Biophysics, University of Toronto , Canada Research Chair in Membrane.

Seminar: How to pursue career interest in Ontario for Internationally educated health professionals by Saadia Pirzada, HIRE Advisor, Health Workforce Integration, HealthForceOntario Marketing and Recruitment Agency 

Seminar: Human pluripotent stem cells (hPSC) self-renewal capabilities and their applications by Luis G Villa-Diaz 10:35AM,Odette Building,Room #112,July 12, 2016

Seminar: Essential functions of inositol phospholipids, the cellular consequences of inositol depleting drugs and their health related implications. June 28, 2016 from 11 Am-noon, Odette Building #112 by  Professor. Miriam L. Greenberg, Dept. of Biological Sciences,Wayne State University, Detroit, MI, USA.

Seminar- Pharmacokinetics: application in individualized cancer chemotherapy, Wednesday, September 18, 2013 at 10.30 AM, EH-253 by Dr. Jing Li, Assistant Professor of Oncology & Pharmacology, Director, Pharmacology Core, Karmanos Cancer Institute, Wayne State University.

Seminar- Molecular imaging of brain tumors, Monday, October 7, 2013 at 10.30 AM, EH-253 by Dr. Sandeep Mittal, Associate Professor, Dept. of Neurosurgery, Wayne State University and Co-Director, Neuro-Oncology Multidisciplinary Team, Karmanos Cancer Institute, Medical Director, In-patient Surgical Unit, Karmanos Cancer Center as well as Co-Director, WSU/DMC Comprehensive Epilepsy Center.

Seminar- Protein structure-function prediction, Thursday, October 17, 2013 at 2.30 PM, EH-253 by Dr. Yang Zhang, Associate Professor, Department of Computational Medicine & Bioinformatics, Department of Biological Chemistry, The University of Michigan.

Seminar- Antisense targeted strategies, Monday, November 4, 2013 at 10.30 AM, EH-253 by Dr. Olivia Monika Merkel, Assistant Professor, Department of Pharmaceutical Sciences, Wayne State University.

Seminar- Biophysical methods to study IDPs and how understanding of IDPs structure-function provides insight to drug development for IDP associated diseases, Wednesday, November 6, 2013 at 10.30 AM, EH-253 by Dr. James Wing-Yiu Choy, Associate Professor, Department of Biochemistry, University of Western Ontario.

Seminar- Folding mechanisms of proteins and their conformational dynamic, Tuesday, November 12, 2013 at 2.30 PM, EH-253 by Professor Lars Konermann, Professor and Canada Research Chair, Department of Chemistry, University of Western Ontario.

Seminar- Role of entrepreneurship and innovation in transforming healthcare, Friday, October 10, 2014 at 1.00 PM, EH 254 by Dr. Zayna Khayat, Senior Advisor, Health System Innovation, Director, MaRS EXCITE, Toronto.

Seminar- Post-translational modifications and its implications in cellular processes, Tuesday, November 18, 2014 at 2.00 PM, EH 254 by Shawn S.C. Li, Canada Research Chair in Proteomics and Functional Genomics, Professor of Biochemistry Western University, London.

Seminar- A Synthetic Biology Approach to Novel Molecular Tools and Measurement Systems, Friday, May 29, 2015 at 10:30 AM, EH 254 by Dante Cerullo, Agilent Technologies, Account Manager.

Seminar- Production of genetically engineered rats, Tuesday, July 7, 2015 at 10:30 AM, EH 254 by Dr. Thom Saunders, Research Associate Professor, TransgenicAnimal Model Core, University of Michigan.

Seminar- Recent advances in the molecular characterization of circulating tumor cells, Tuesday, July 28th, 2015 at 10:30 AM, EH 254 by Dr. Alison L. Allan, Senior Oncology Scientist and Assistant Director, Pamela Greenaway, Associate Professor, Departments of Oncology and Anatomy & Cell Biology, Associate Chair for Graduate Affairs, Department of Anatomy & Cell Biology, Schulich School of Medicine and Dentistry Western University, London, Ontario.

Seminar- Financial solutions for entrepreneurs, Thursday, October 29, 2015 at 11:00 AM, EH 209 by Jack Lin, Senior Financial Advisor, CIBC Imperial Service, Windsor, Ontario.

Seminar- Molecular genetics and epigenetics of complex diseases such as fetal alcohol syndrome and schizophrenia, Wednesday, November 4, 2015 at 10:30 AM, EH 209 by Professor Shiva Singh, Department of Biology, Western University, London, Ontario.

Seminar- Genome sequencing to resolving structures, Thursday, November 12, 2015 at 2:30 PM, EH 209 by Dr. Jacob Kitzman, Assistant Professor, University of Michigan Medical School, Department of Human Genetics, Department of Computational Medicine and Bioinformatics, Ann Arbor MI, USA.

Seminar- International student internship, taxes, sponsorship and other needs, Tuesday, January 21, 2014 at 10.30 AM, EH 254 by Enrique Chacon, International Student Advisor, University of Windsor.

Seminar- Volunteer internship program (VIP) presentation, Tuesday March 4, 2014 at 10:40 AM, EH 254 by Alexandra Gayowsky, Student Success Centre, University of Windsor.

Seminar- Job hunting and preparation, Wednesday, April 2, 2014 at 12:00 PM, EH 254 by Jillian Hatnean, Business Development Specialist-MITACS, University of Windsor.

Seminar- Effective memory strategy & time management, September 24, 2014 at 10:30 AM, EH 254 by Christina Alcena, Student Success Centre (STEPS), University of Windsor.

Seminar- Interview techniques: both academic and industrial settings, Tuesday, November 4, 2014 at 2.30 PM, EH 254 by Yvonne Currie, Career Development Coordinator, University of Windsor.