BME 7000: SEMINARS

FALL 2019 SCHEDULE

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.).

  • PRESENTATION:   4 p.m. to 5 p.m.
  • RECEPTION:          5 p.m. to 6 p.m.
  • LOCATION:            E2-330 EITC Bldg., Ft. Garry Campus (Bldg Map)
  •  CONTACTS: 

Dr. Chase Figley
Dept. of Radiology
Bannatyne Campus
Tel: 204 787 2994

Chase.Figley@umanitoba.ca

Web Site:
http://umanitoba.ca/faculties/health_sciences/medicine/units/radiology/staff/9829.html

Dr. Zahra Moussavi
Dept: Electrical & Computer Eng.
Ft. Garry Campus
Tel: 204 474 7023

Zahra.Moussavi@umanitoba.ca

Web Site:
http://home.cc.umanitoba.ca/~mousavi

 

DATES SPEAKER
12 September
Starting Technology Companies for Purpose, Meaning and Freedom
James Schellenberg, Ph.D., Founder & CEO, Cubresa, Winnipeg, MB, https://www.cubresa.com/


James Schellenberg
, Ph.D., Founder & CEO
Cubresa, Winnipeg, MB
https://www.cubresa.com/  


26 September
Measurement Of The Hippocampal Theta Rhythm From The Outer Ear Canal
Cory Bosecke, M.Sc. Student, Graduate Prg BME, Univ. of Manitoba

 

Cory Bosecke, M.Sc. Student
Graduate Program in Biomedical Engineering
University of Manitoba

Supervisor:  Brian Lithgow
Electrical & Computer Engineering

Hypermetabolic Cerebellar-Pontaine Network in Alzheimer’s Disease
Vinay Gupta, M.Sc. Student, Graduate Prg BME, University of Manitoba

 

Vinay Gupta, M.Sc. Student
Graduate Program in Biomedical Engineering
University of Manitoba

Supervisor:  Dr. Ji Hyun Ko
Human Anatomy and Cell Science


10 October
Advanced Signal Processing Tools for Near-Optimal High-Dimensional Estimation
Dr. Faouzi Bellili, Asst Prof., Dept of Electrical & Computer Eng., University of Manitoba

 

Faouzi Bellili, Ph.D., Assistant Professor
Dept. of Electrical & Computer Engineering
University of Manitoba

https://home.cc.umanitoba.ca/~bellilif/ 

   
24 October
Dental Wear Assessment Using Optical Coherence Tomography
Akeem Azeez, Ph.D. Student, Biomedical Engineering, University of Manitoba

 

Akeem Azeez, Ph.D. Student
Graduate Program in Biomedical Engineering
University of Manitoba

Supervisor:  Dr. Rodrigo Franca
Dept. of Restorative Dentistry

 

Recent Advances in Local Cancer Therapy
Mohammad Norouzi, Ph.D. Candidate, Biomedical Engineering, University of Manitoba

 

Mohammad Norouzi, Ph.D. Candidate
Graduate Program in Biomedical Engineering
University of Manitoba

Supervisor:  Dr. Donald Miller
Dept. of Pharmacology & Therapeutic
   
07 November
Towards Smart Healthcare Using Digital Multimedia
Dr. Mahsa T. Pourazad, Sr. Engineer & Adjunct Prof

 

Mahsa T. Pourazad, Ph.D., Sr. Engineer & Adjunct Professor
Tach Strategy & Business Transform Unit
TELUS Communications Inc., and
Electrical & Computer Engineering Dept.
University of British Columbia

https://www.ece.ubc.ca/faculty/mahsa-pourazad 

   
21 November
Designing a Driving Simulator in an Immersive Virtual Reality Environment as an Engaging Driving Game for Older Adults
 

 

Sogol Masoumzadeh, M.Sc. Student
Graduate Program in Biomedical Engineering
University of Manitoba

Supervisors:  Dr. Zahra Moussavi and Mr. Brian Lithgow
Dept. of Electrical & Computer Engineering

 

Navigation Strategies of Younger and Older Human Adults in An Immersive Virtual Reality Environment
 

 

Kazushige Kimura, Ph.D. Candidate
Graduate Program in Biomedical Engineering
University of Manitoba

Supervisor:  Dr. Zahra Moussavi
Dept. of Electrical & Computer Engineering

   
05 December
Understanding Collagen Remodelling In Diseases: From Optics to Bio-Printed Tissue and Anything In Between

 

 

 

Leila Buttner Mostaco-Guidolin, Ph.D., Medical Physicist
Faculty of Medicine, Dept. of Anesthesiology, Pharmacology, & Therapeutics
University of British Columbia