BME Fall 2016

 

All seminars are held bi-weekly on Thursdays unless stated otherwiseAttendance is FREE of charge and all are welcome unless stated otherwise and within safety guidelines and room capacity (80 max.).

  • TIME:   4 p.m. to 5 p.m.
  • LOCATION:  E2-125 EITC Bldg., Ft. Garry Campus (Bldg Map)
  •  CONTACT: 

 

   

 

 

 Date & Time
Speaker
Sept. 15

The Importance of Linking Physiology to Pathology Classification Features: A Vestibular Example

Brian Lithgow Brian Lithgow
Sr Lecturer, Dept. Elect. Eng., Monash University
Sr Research Fellow, Psychiatry Dept., Alfred Hospital
Inventor of EVestG technology
University of Manitoba
   
Sept. 29

 

Virtual Reality Locomotion Technology Effects on Simulator Sickness

Cassandra Aldaba Cassandra Aldaba, B.Sc.
Master Student
Academic Advisor: Dr. Zahra Moussavi
University of Manitoba

Mussel Inspired Tissue Adhesive As A Surgical Wound Closure

Maedeh Rahimnejad

Maedeh Rahimnejad, M.Sc.
Ph.D. Student
Academic Advisor: Dr. Wen Zhong
University of Manitoba

   
Oct. 13

 

Challenges and Solutions in Radio Frequency Coil Design for Ultra-High Field MRI
Ravi Menon

Ravi Menon, Ph.D.
Professor, Canada Research Chair in Functional and Molecular Imaging
Western University

http://www.schulich.uwo.ca/biophysics/people/bios/ravi_menon.html 

   
Oct. 20
ROOM:  E2-105
Delivering the Promise of Regenerative Medicine: Cell Transplantation and Cell Stimulation to Overcome Devastating Diseases of the Central Nervous System
Molly Shoichet, Ph.D.

Molly Shoichet, Ph.D.
Professor, FRSC
The Shoichet Lab
University of Toronto

http://www.ecf.utoronto.ca/~molly/members/molly.html

   
Oct. 27
Respiratory Sound Characteristics In Relation to Sleep Apnea During Both Wakefulness & Sleep
Farnaz Hajipour Farnaz Hajipour, M.Sc.
Ph.D. Student
Academic Advisor: Dr. Zahra Moussavi
University of Manitoba
Drug Delivery Systems for Local Cancer Therapy
Mohammad Norouzi, M.Sc., Ph.D. Student, BME GRADUATE PROGRAM Mohammad Norouzi, M.Sc.
Ph.D. Student
Academic Advisor:  Dr. Donald Miller
University of Manitoba
   
Nov. 10
POSTPONED UNTIL WINTER 2017
Lyle McKinnon

Lyle McKinnon, Ph.D.
Asst Prof of Medical Microbiology & Community Health Sci
Research Assoc, Centre for the AIDS Programme of Research in South Africa (CAPRISA)
Honorary Lecturer, University of Nairobi
University of Manitoba

http://umanitoba.ca/faculties/health_sciences/medicine/units/medical_microbiology/faculty/10906.html

   
Nov. 24
POSTPONED UNTIL WINTER 2017
  Muna Bebsh
Master Student
Academic Advisor:  Dr. Rodrigo Franca
University of Manitoba
POSTPONED UNTIL WINTER 2017
 

Ashiri Mehrangiz, M.Sc.
Ph.D. Student
Academic Advisor: Dr. Zahra Moussavi
University of Manitoba

 

   
Dec. 8
   TBA