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March 2017
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Date Time

Speaker & Title March 14 to March 24, 2017

Location
Tues. Mar. 14 8:00

Department of Internal Medicine – Grand Rounds   
Section of Gastroenterology      

Dr. Gregory Cote
Associate Professor of Medicine
Division of Gastroenterology & Hepatology
Medical University of South Carolina

“Update on the Diagnosis and Treatment of Acute Pancreatitis”

Theatre A BMSB
Thur. Mar. 16 8:00-9:00

Pediatric Grand Rounds –       
Departmental Council Meeting

Theatre A BMSB
8:00-10:00

Infectious Minds – Video Conference Meeting  

Topic:  Cancers of Infectious Origin

Presenters:  Kenneth Omollo (Nairobi, Kenya);
Jehidys Montiel (Medellin, Colombia)

Guest Speaker:  Gloria Sanchez, PhD
Associate Professor in Infection and Cancer
University of Antioquia

Room 535 BMSB
Fri. Mar. 17 9:45

Plate Rounds

HSC – Clinical Microbiology Laboratory    
(Pathology Lecture Theatre)

MS473 (Pathology Lecture Theatre)
10:15 SBGH – Microbiology Laboratory  L4025-SBGH
10:45 Infectious Diseases Case Presentations*    
Linked with St. Boniface General Hospital (Room NG002)
Room 535 BMSB
Tues. Mar. 21 8:00

Department of Internal Medicine – Grand Rounds   
Section of Hepatology       

Dr. Susan Cuvelier
Assistant Professor
Department of Internal Medicine
Section of Hepatology
University of Manitoba]

“Direct-Acting Antiviral Agents:  Transforming the Treatment of Hepatitis C Virus”

Theatre A BMSB
Wed. Mar. 22 11:15-12:15

Seminars in Infectious Diseases and Medical Microbiology  

Dr. Odd Bres
Technology Manager
Technology Transfer Office
University of Manitoba

“Invention, intellectual property and technology commercialization”

Room 540B BMSB
12:30-2:30

Student Research Seminars –  
Matthew Martin    
“Development of a reporter system allowing real-time monitoring of neurodegeneration in prion disease”
(To be introduced by:  Dr. Stephanie Booth)

To be followed by:  Mahamud ur Rashird
“Role of Fibronectin interacting cellular proteins in Influenza A virus infection in human lung cells”
(To be introduced by:  Dr. Kevin Coombs)

To be followed by:  Vincent Reyes
“Association of the vaginal microbiome in host susceptibility to HIV infection in Kenyan female sex workers”
(To be introduced by: Drs. H. Ji/Blake Ball)

Room 540B BMSB
Thur. Mar. 23 8:00-9:00

Pediatric Grand Rounds –       
           
Dr. Maryanne Crockett
Associate Professor, Department of Pediatrics &
Child Health; Section Head, Section of Pediatric
Infectious Disease, Department of Medical Microbiology
University of Manitoba

“An Update from the Committee to Advise on Tropical Medicine and Travel (CATMAT)”

Theatre A BMSB
Fri. Mar. 24 9:45 Plate Rounds

HSC – Clinical Microbiology Laboratory    
(Pathology Lecture Theatre)

MS473 (Pathology Lecture Theatre)
10:15 SBGH – Microbiology Laboratory  L4025-SBGH
10:45 Infectious Diseases Case Presentations*    
Linked with St. Boniface General Hospital (Room NG002)
Room 535 BMSB

Please note the following:

*ID Case Presentations have been approved for the Maintenance of Certification Program (MOCOMP) by the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada.
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MARCH

SEMINARS IN INFECTIOUS DISEASES AND MEDICAL MICROBIOLOGY
DR. WERE OMANGE
Post-doctoral Fellow
Department of Medical Microbiology
Max Rady College of Medicine
Rady Faculty of Health Sciences
University of Manitoba
“TITLE TBA”
Wednesday, March 1, 2017
11:15 a.m. – 12:15 p.m.
Room 540B, Basic Medical Sciences Building 

SEMINARS IN INFECTIOUS DISEASES AND MEDICAL MICROBIOLOGY

DR. LORI FRAPPIER, PROFESSOR
Canada Research Chair in Molecular Virology
Department of Molecular Genetics
University of Toronto
“Regulation of Epstein-Barr Virus Reactivation"
Thursday, March 2, 2017
1:30 p.m. – 2:30 p.m.
Room 264, Apotex Centre

  SEMINARS IN INFECTIOUS DISEASES AND MEDICAL MICROBIOLOGY
Dr. Malcolm Xing Associate Professor Dept. Mechanical Engineering, Faculty of Engineering Dept. Biochemistry & Genetics, Rady Faculty of Health Sciences, P.I. @ Children's Hospital Research Institute of Manitoba
"Smart conductive hydrogel for biosensor and heart repair"
Wednesday, March 8, 2017
11:15 a.m. – 12:15 p.m.
Room 540B, Basic Medical Sciences Building
SEMINARS IN INFECTIOUS DISEASES AND MEDICAL MICROBIOLOGY
DR. MICHAEL SURETTE, PROFESSOR
Canada Research Chair in Interdisciplinary Microbiome Research Farncombe Family Digestive Health Research Institute
Co-Director, McMaster Genome Center
Faculty of Health Sciences, McMaster University
Hamilton, Ontario
“Culturing as a window into microbiome diversity"
Thursday, March 9, 2017
10:00 a.m.-11:00 a.m.
SEMINARS IN INFECTIOUS DISEASES AND MEDICAL MICROBIOLOGY
DR. ODD BRES
Technology Manager, Technology Transfer Office
University of Manitoba
“Invention, intellectual property and technology commercialization”
Wednesday, March 22, 2017
11:15 a.m.-12:15 p.m.
Room 540B, Basic Medical Sciences

APRIL

SEMINARS IN INFECTIOUS DISEASES AND MEDICAL MICROBIOLOGY
CATIA PERCIANI
PhD Candidate
Department of Immunology
Faculty of Medicine, University of Toronto
“Determining the Immune Responses Induced by Varicella Zoster Virus (VZV) Vaccination: Setting the Stage for a potential VZV-based HIV Vaccine”
Wednesday, April 12, 2017
11:15 a.m. – 12:15 p.m.
Room 540B, Basic Medical Sciences
  SEMINARS IN INFECTIOUS DISEASES AND MEDICAL MICROBIOLOGY
Dr. John Kim
Chief - National Laboratory for HIV Reference Services
Public Health Agency of Canada
JC Wilt Infectious Disease Centre
"Title TBA"
Wednesday, April 19, 2017
11:15am - 12:15am
Room 540B, Basic Medical Sciences
SEMINARS IN INFECTIOUS DISEASES AND
MEDICAL MICROBIOLOGY
Dr. Kamran Kadkhoda
Clinical Microbiologist & Medical Laboratory Immunologist
Cadham Provincial Public Health Laboratory
Assistant Professor, Dept. Med. Micro. & ID, and Immunology
Max Rady College of Medicine, University of Manitoba
“Beyond Lyme disease: the 1st Canadian sero-prevalence study of Anaplasma phagocytophilum, an under-reported tickborne
infectious disease”
Wednesday, April 26, 2017
11:15 a.m.-12:15 p.m.
Room 540B, Basic Medical Sciences Building

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