Seminar Schedule
 Journal Club Student Evaluation Form
Date Time

December 10 to January 11, 2018

Location
Monday Dec. 10

Bacteriology Journal Club
Rachel Hink
Deciphering the distance to antibiotic resistance for the pneumococcus using genome sequencing data

Carmine Slipski
Conserved collateral antibiotic susceptibility networks in diverse clinical strains of Escherichia coli

Matt Klassen
Identification of a Botulinum Neurotoxin-like Toxin in a Commensal Strain of Enterococcus faecium

Allan R. Ronald Seminar Room BMSB 540 B
Tuesday Dec. 11 8:00am

Internal Medicine
Dr. Eberhard Renner, Professor and Head
Town Hall Meeting for Dept of Internal Medicine Faculty members, Residents and Staff

Theatre B BMSB
9:15am

Molecular Virology Journal Club
Kerry Dust
Contemporary Circulating Enterovirus D68 Strains Have Acquired the Capacity for Viral Entry and Replication in Human Neuronal Cells

Ali Zahedi Amiri
Intravenous delivery of oncolytic reovirus to brain tumor patients immunologically primes for subsequent checkpoint blockade

Helene Schulz
Unique, dual-indexed sequencing adapters with UMIs effectively eliminate index crosstalk and significantly improve sensitivity of massively parallel sequencing

Allan R. Ronald Seminar Room BMSB 540 A
9:30am

Host Pathogen Journal Club
Cheli Kambaran
An exploration of Prevotella-rich microbiomes in HIV and men who have sex with men

Elinor Shvartsman
The Effect of Influenza Virus on the Human Oropharyngeal Microbiome

Faisal Nuhu
Neutrophil extracellular traps prevent HIV infection in the female genital tract

Allan R. Ronald Seminar Room BMSB 540 B
Wednesday Dec. 12 11:00am MMID Seminar Series
Pierre Plourde, MD
Professor, Dept of Medical Microbiology
And Infectious Diseases, and
Carman Tse, Medical Student
“Echinococcus multilocularis – Surveillance of Coyotes in the Winnipeg Metropolitan Area“
Allan R. Ronald Seminar Room BMSB 540 B
12:15pm

Student Research Seminar Series
Jayelle Friesen (M. Mulvey, Advisor)
"Antimicrobial Resistant Plasmid Effects In Salmonella Enterica Serovar Heidelberg"

Gloria Vázquez-Grande (A. Kumar, Advisor)
“Effect of Antibiotic Sequence on Bacterial Clearance in a Rat Model of Septic Shock”

Allan R. Ronald Seminar Room BMSB 540
Thursday Dec. 13 8:00am Global Health Infectious Minds
Topic: Vaccination challenges
Guest Speaker: Dr. Tim Hilderman
Central Medical Officer of Health Services (Vaccines)
Manitoba Health, Seniors and Active Living
535 BMSB
8:00am Department of Pediatrics and Child Health
DEPARTMENT COUNCIL MEETING
Theatre A BMSB
Friday Dec. 14 9:45am

Plate Rounds
HSC – Clinical Microbiology Laboratory 
 

MS473 (Pathology Lecture Theatre)
10:00am SBGH – Microbiology Laboratory  L4025-SBGH
10:45am Infectious Diseases Case Presentations*    
Linked with St. Boniface General Hospital (Room NG002)
Room 535 BMSB
2:00pm Master’s Oral Examination
Dec. 14 “A Novel Role of the Vaccinia Virus mRNA Capping Enzyme in Determining Virus Host Range”
626 BMSB
Tuesday Dec. 18 8:00am Internal Medicine Grand Rounds
TO RESUME JANUARY 8, 2019
Theatre B BMSB
Wednesday Dec. 19 11:00am MMID Seminar Series
TO RESUME JANUARY 9, 2019
Allan R. Ronald Seminar Room BMSB 540 B
12:15pm

Student Research Seminar Series
Monika Kowatsch (K. Fowke, Advisor) BMSB 540
“T Helper Cell Phenotypes Among A Solvent Using Population in Winnipeg”

Allison Balasko (K. Fowke, Advisor)
“Invariant Natural Killer T cells: Investigating their functionality in HIV”

Kathleen Glover (K. Coombs, Advisor)
“Comparative Study of Host Cell Proteomic Changes After Zika Virus Infection”

Allan R. Ronald Seminar Room BMSB 540
Thursday. Dec. 20 8:00am

Pediatric Grand
TO RESUME JANUARY 3, 2019

Theatre A BMSB
Friday Dec. 21 9:45am Plate Rounds
HSC – Clinical Microbiology Laboratory
MS473 (Pathology Lecture Theatre)
10:00am SBGH – Microbiology Laboratory  L4025-SBGH
10:45am Infectious Diseases Case Presentations*    
Linked with St. Boniface General Hospital (Room NG002)
Room 535 BMSB
UNIVERSITY OF MANITOBA HOLIDAY CLOSURE MONDAY DECEMBER 24, 2018. REOPENS THURSDAY, JANUARY 3, 2019
Thursday Jan. 3 8:00am Pediatric Grand Rounds
Julie Walsh, MSW, RSW
(Clinical Social Worker)
Theatre A BMSB
Friday Jan. 4 9:45am Plate Rounds
HSC – Clinical Microbiology Laboratory
MS473 (Pathology Lecture Theatre)
10:00am SBGH – Microbiology Laboratory  L4025-SBGH
10:45am Infectious Diseases Case Presentations*    
Linked with St. Boniface General Hospital (Room NG002)
Room 535 BMSB
Tuesday Jan. 8 8:00am Internal Medicine Grand Rounds
Dr. Ken Van Emeyde
Title TBA
Theatre B BMSB
Wednesday Jan. 9 11:00am MMID Research Seminar Series
Xi Yang, PhD
Professor, Dept of Medical Microbiology
And Infectious Diseases
“Lung Macrophage Responses in Chlamydial Infection”
Allan R. Ronald Seminar Room BMSB 540 B
12:15pm

Student Research Seminar Series
Marnie Hustins (D. Kobasa, Advisor)
“Design and Evaluation of a Dual-Approach Attenuated With Inactivated Influenza Vaccine”
Yvonne Pho (D. Kobasa, Advisor)

"Development of a novel therapeutic against coronaviruses"
Rachel Hink (G. Zhanel, Advisor)

“Using Whole Genome Sequencing (WGS) to Accurately Predict β-lactam Antimicrobial Susceptibility Profiles of Streptococcus pneumoniae in Canada”

Colin Graydon (K. Fowke, Advisor)
“Effects of TLR Agonists on LAG3 Expression”

Allan R. Ronald Seminar Room BMSB 540
Thursday Jan. 10 8:00am Pediatric Grand Rounds
Dr. Sara Israels
Theatre A BMSB
Friday Jan. 11 9:45am Plate Rounds
HSC – Clinical Microbiology Laboratory
MS473 (Pathology Lecture Theatre)
10:00am SBGH – Microbiology Laboratory  L4025-SBGH
10:45am Infectious Diseases Case Presentations*    
Linked with St. Boniface General Hospital (Room NG002)
Room 535 BMSB

*NOTE: EFFECTIVE SEPTEMBER 2017, MEDICAL GRAND ROUNDS LOCATION MOVED TO THEATRE B

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.
**Note: Please bring a photo – ID if you are not based at Canadian Science Centre for Human and Animal Health, Elgin 1034

CSCHAH - Canadian Science Council for Human & Animal Health (1015 Arlington St.)
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