University of Manitoba - Information Services and Technology - 2018 WINTER SEMINARS
2018 WINTER SEMINARS

 

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:  E2-320 EITC Bldg., Ft. Garry Campus (Bldg Map)
  •  CONTACT: 
    • Dr. Ji Hyun Ko, Asst. Professor
      Dept: Human Anatomy & Cell Science
      Bannatyne Campus
      Tel: 204 318 2566
      Ji.Ko@med.umanitoba.ca
 Date & Time
Speaker
JAN . 18
Development of Drug Delivery and Stem Cell-Based Therapies for Spinal Cord Injury and Multiple Sclerosis
Soheila Karimi, BSc, MSc, PhD, University of Manitoba, Karimi Spinal Cord Injury and Stem Cell Laboratory

Soheila Karimi, Ph.D.
Assoc. Prof., Dept. of Physiology & Pathophysiology
Sr Scientist, Regenerative Medicine Pgm
Principal Investigator, Spinal Cord Research Ctr
Rady Facutly of Health Science
Max Rady College of Medicine
University of Manitoba
Winnipeg Manitoba

https://home.cc.umanitoba.ca/~karimis/index%20final.html

   
FEB. 01
Design of a Miniature Audio Recorder to screen for Sleep Apnea
Jeffrey Winkler

Jeffrey Winkler, M.Sc. Candidate
Graduate Program in Biomedical Engineering
University of Manitoba

Advisor:  Dr. Zahra Moussavi

High Fidelity Mixed Reality Platform for Surgical Training and Pre-Operative Rehearsal
Azam Davari Dolatabadi Azam Davari Dolatabadi, M.Sc. Candidate
Graduate Program in Biomedical Engineering
University of Manitoba

Advisor:  Dr. Bertram Unger

   
FEB. 15
Far-Field and Near-Field Infrared Spectroscopy of Whole White Blood Cells and Nuclei
Godwin Ajaezi, PhD Student, University of Manitoba

Godwin Ajaezi, Ph.D. Student
Graduate Program in Biomedical Engineering
University of Manitoba

Advisor:  Dr. Kathleen Gough

Elucidating the Mechanism by which Targeting Selective Mitophagy Controls Lung Cancer Metastasis, with Implications for Therapy and Biomarker Discovery
Hesam Movassagh, Postdoctoral Fellow, University of Manitoba Dr. Hesam Movassagh, Fellow
Department of Human Anatomy and Cell Science
University of Manitoba

PIs:  Drs. Ghavami and Ko
   
MAR. 01
The Role of Imaging in Parkinson Disease
Antonio P. Strafella, PhD, MD, FRCPC

Antonio P Strafella, PhD, MD, FRCPC
Sr Scientist, Krembil Research Inst.(Krembil)
University Health Network (UHN)
University of Toronto

URL: 

 

   
MAR. 15
Changes in Network Hierarchy and Organizational Structure in Brain Disorders
David Eidelberg, MD, Professor & Head, Feinstein Center for Neurosciences, The Feinstein Institute for Medical Research

David Eidelberg, MD
Professor & Head, Feinstein Center for Neurosciences, The Feinstein Institute for Medical Research
Professor of Molecular Medicine and Neurology, Donald and Barbara Zucker School of Medicine at Hofstra/Northwell

URL:

   
MAR. 29
FTIR Imaging of Hippocampal Sections in Control and Alzheimer's Mice:  A Study on Dietary Creatine Enrichment
Zahra Abyat, M.Sc. Student, Biomedical Engineeirng, University of Manitoba

Zahra Abyat, M.Sc. Candidate
Graduate Program in Biomedical Engineering
University of Manitoba

Advisor:  Dr. Kathleen Gough

Mitacs Research Funding & Training Opportunities
Dr. Forough Khadem, Business Dev. Specialist, MITACS, Western Canadian Innovation Offices, University of Manitoba

Dr. Forough Khadem
Business Developement Specialist
Mitacs
Western Canadian Innovation Offices
University of Manitoba

URL:

   
APR. 12
The Relationship Between Users & Innovation in Medical Devices Design

Dr. Zahra Moussavi, Dir. Biomedical Eng., Canada Research Chair, Professor, Univ. of Manitoba

 

This seminar will be available via teleconference.

Please click the link below to join us.

https://bluejeans.com/622579074/2251

Dr. Zahra Moussavi, Ph.D.
Director, Biomedical Engineering Program
Canada Research Chair
Professor, Dept. Electrical & Computer Engineering
Univeristy of Manitoba

URL:

   
APR. 26
 
Xinyi Wu, Ph.D. Student, Biomedical Engineering, University of Manitoba Xinyi Wu, Ph.D. Student
Graduate Program in Biomedical Engineering
University of Manitoba

Advisor:  Dr. Yunhua Luo

 
Jawata Afnan, M.Sc. Candidate, Biomedical Engineering, University of Manitoba

Jawata Afnan, M.Sc. Candidate
Graduate Program in Biomedical Engineering
University of Manitoba

Advisor: Dr. Andrew Goetzen