The Cure Foundation
National Denim Day 2017
DateWednesday, May 16, 2017 
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Public Forum Lecture Series 2016-17
Today’s Research for Tomorrow’s Cure
Mole vs. Melanoma: Can you spot the difference?
Facilitator: 
Nicole Beauchemin , PhD, Goodman Cancer Research Centre
DateWednesday, May 17, 2017 | 6:30 - 8:30 PM
Location: McIntyre Bldg., Palmer Amphitheatre                          Register



Défi Canderel 2017
Donate. Run. Fight Back. 
DateThursday, May 11, 2017 | 12:00 PM 
Location: McGill Main Campus | Roddick Gates                          Défi Canderel Website


Public Forum Lecture Series 2016-17
Today’s Research for Tomorrow’s Cure
Pancreatic Cancer: New Breakthroughs Towards Better Patient Outcomes
In honour of Rhonda Tannenbaum
Facilitator: 
Nicole Beauchemin, PhD, Goodman Cancer Research Centre
DateTuesday, May 2, 2017 | 5:30 - 8:00 PM
Location: McIntyre Bldg., Palmer Amphitheatre                          Register


Public Forum Lecture Series 2016-17
Today’s Research for Tomorrow’s Cure
Both sides of the fence: perspectives from cancer patients who are cancer researchers
Facilitator: 
Peter Siegel, PhD, Goodman Cancer Research Centre
DateWednesday, April 19, 2017 | 6:30 - 8:30 PM
Location: McIntyre Bldg., Palmer Amphitheatre                          Register


Goodman Cancer Research Centre & the Cedars Cancer Centre
World Cancer Day 2017
Date23 February 2017
Location: Osler Amphitheatre | Montreal General Hospital -                    More information and Registration


Goodman Cancer Research Centre
Recruitment Event and Open House
Date12-14 January 2017
Location: GCRC                      Website     
 


Goodman Cancer Research Centre
Town Hall and Holiday Reception
Date13 December 2016
Location: Rosalind Goodman Atrium                      Poster    
 


Goodman Cancer Research Centre
Holiday Party 2016
Date: 9 December 2016
Location: Fine Arts Museum Restaurant  
 


Hugs for Hope
Annual Holiday Pillow Blanket and Bake Sale
Date: 8 December 2016
Location: McIntyre Medical Building, 5th Floor  Poster

 


Public Forum Lecture Series 2016-17
Today’s Research for Tomorrow’s Cure
Draining Cancer’s Fuel Tank
Facilitator: 
Peter Siegel, PhD, Goodman Cancer Research Centre
DateWednesday, October 26, 2016 | 6:30 - 8:30 PM
Location: McIntyre Bldg., Palmer Amphitheatre                          Register


Goodman Cancer Research Centre Bioinformatics Workshops
A series of 4 workshops aimed to familiarize graduate students, post-doctoral fellows and research associates with the execution of transcriptomic experiments and analysis of RNAseq expression data.
Register early as space is limited. Registration is required.
Date: 2016: October 12, November 16, December 14  2017: January 11
Location: Karp Conference Room (501)    Website    Poster     Register


Structural Genomics Consortium
Frontiers in Translational Research: Ex-vivo Models of Human Disease
Date15-16 September 2016
Location: Toronto, Canada                      Website     Poster
Note: Dr. Morag Park will be presenting!


Terry Fox Run 2016
DateSunday, September 18, 2016
Location: Old Port of Montreal, 357 de la Commune West (end of McGill street, along the water)     More Information


CEEHRC NETWORK | Canadian Epigenetics, Environment and Health Research Consortium Network
THE 3RD CANADIAN CONFERENCE ON EPIGENETICS
EPIGENOMICS in DEVELOPMENT and DISEASE
Date18-21 September 2016
Location: Estérel Resort · Estérel, QC, Canada                       Website


2015 - 2016: Complex Traits Group Seminar Series
Excellence in Genetics & Immunology
Title: TBA
Marco Prinz, PhD
Director, Institute of Neuropathology, University of Freiburg, Germany
Date: TBA  - FALL 2016 | 12:00 Noon
Location: McIntyre Medical Sciences Building, Martin Amphitheater, Room 504                          Abstract TBA



Montreal DNA Tumor Virus Meeting
Conference DateJuly 18 - 23, 2016
Registration and abstract submission opens: March 1, 2016
Abstract submission closes: April 30, 2016
Location: Montreal, Qc     More Information


D-Mark Biosciences
Advances in Next Gen Sequencing for Cancer Genomics
“With the high cost of gene expression studies, and the complexity of NGS, it is important to identify key steps in the workflow to maximize your success”
DateTuesday July 5th, 2016 | 11am - 12pm
Location: Karp COnference Room    More Information


Goodman Cancer Research Centre
 Invited Seminar Speaker
Intersection of Metabolism and Epigenetics in GI Malignancy
Nabeel Bardeesy, PhD
Massachusetts General Hospital Cancer Center | Harvard Medical School
Date Wednesday, June 22, 2016 | 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Location: McIntyre Medical Building, Martin Theatre, Room 504     More Information      


GE Santé Lecture in Biochemistry
Hosted by McGill University Centre on Complex Traits
The revolution of CRISPR-Cas genome engineering: lessons learned from bacteria
Emmanuelle Charpentier, PhD
Max Planck Institute for Infection Biology, Berlin
Date Tuesday, June 21, 2016 | 12:15 PM
Location: McIntyre Bldg., Palmer Amphitheater, Room 522        More Information      


Special GE Santé Lecture
Hosted by McGill University Centre on Complex Traits
What it’s like to work in the biosciences industry
Presentation and Question Period
Michael Deines
V.P. and General Manager at GE Healthcare - GE Healthcare Dharmacon
Date Tuesday, June 21, 2016 | 3:00 PM
Location: McIntyre Bldg., Palmer Amphitheater, Room 1027         


Organized by the Division of Radiation Oncology, Research Institute of the McGill University Health Centre 
International Summit on Biomarkers and Therapeutic Advances in Radiation Oncology
Date June 20-22, 2016
Location: Research Institute of MUHC | Glen Auditorium, Block E, Room S1.1129     More Information      


Goodman Cancer Research Centre
Discovery and Functional Profiling using Mass Cytometry Single-Cell Proteomics
Narges Rashidi, PhD
Field Applications Scientist - Fluidigm
Date Monday, June 20th, 2016 | 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Location: Cancer Research Building, Karp Room 501     More Information      


Montreal International Symposium on Angiogenesis and Metastasis
Treating Disseminated Cancer by Targeting the Epigenome
DateJune 15 -17, 2016
Location: Centre Mont-Royal, 2200 Mansfield Street, Montreal Quebec, H3A 3R8        More Information      


The Goodman Cancer Research Gala
A Tribute to Rosalind Goodman
DateSunday, June 5, 2016

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The Goodman Cancer Research Centre Seminar Series 2015-16
Involvement of Protein Quality Control in the Anti-Ovarian Cancer Effect of Antiprogestins
Carlos Telleria, PhD
Professor | Department of Pathology | Faculty of Medicine | McGill University | Montreal, QC
DateMonday, June 13, 2016 | 12:00 Noon - 1:00 PM
Location: McIntyre Building, Martin Theatre Room 504        


The Goodman Cancer Research Centre Seminar Series 2015-16
The Metabolic Ecosystem of T cells and Tumors: Implications for Immunotherapy
Julian J. Lum, PhD
Scientist, Deeley Research Centre, BC Cancer Agency | Assistant Professor, University of Victoria
DateWednesday, June 1, 2016 | 14:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Location: Cancer Research Building, Karp Conference Room (501)       Abstract


Dr. Philip Branton

Sponsored by the Departments of Biochemistry and Oncology and the Goodman Cancer Research Centre
A symposium in honour of Professor Philip E. Branton
"What we have learned about cancer over the past 40 years, and what we still do not know"


Keynote Lecture by: Dr. Alan BERNSTEIN
President & CEO, CIFAR (Canadian Institute for Advanced Research)

SPEAKERS:
Prof. Michel L. TREMBLAY
Prof. Jose TEODORO
Dr. Paola BLANCHETTE
Prof. Thomas DOBNER
Prof. Jim PIPAS
DateFriday, May 27th, 2016 | 13:00 -  17:45
Location: McGill University Faculty Club                     Poster


Biochemistry Department Senior Seminar
Mapping UDP-glucose:glycoprotein glucosyltransferase 1 architecture, a unique sensor of misfolded glycoproteins in the endoplasmic reticulum
Daniel E. Calles-Garcia
Lab of Dr. K. Gehring
DateWednesday, May 25, 2016 | 12:00 PM -  1:00 PM
Location: McIntyre Medical Building Martin Amphitheatre, Room 504                      Poster


Spotlight@GCRC
Investigating the mechanisms of microRNA-mediated silencing in C. elegansembryos
Edlyn Wu
PhD Candidate | Lab of Dr. Thomas Duchaine
DateFriday, May 20, 2016 | 4:00 PM -  4:30 PM
Location: GCRC Atrium                         


The Goodman Cancer Research Centre Seminar Series 2015-16
Convergence of tissue engineering and cancer biology to develop clinically relevant models of human disease
Dietmar W. Hutmacher, PhD, MBA
QUT Chair in Regenerative Medicine
Professor, Institute of Health and Biomedical Innovation
Queensland University of Technology
DateThursday, May 19, 2016 | 12:00 PM -  1:00 PM
Location: Cancer Research Bldg., Karp Conference Room (501)                        Abstract


Department of Biochemistry
Junior Research Seminar 1
Tunde Golenar | Lab of Dr. Morag Park
Tolou Golkar | Lab of Dr. A. Berghuis
Jonathan Christopher Dube | Lab of Dr. Josee Dostie
DateMonday, May 16, 2016 | 12:00 PM -  1:30 PM
Location: McIntyre Medical Sciences Building, Martin Amphitheatre (Room 504)                         


The Cure Foundation
National Denim Day 2016
DateTuesday, May 10, 2016 
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Biochemistry Seminar
Visualizing and harnessing polyketide assembly lines
Adrian Keatinge-Clay, PhD
Associate Professor | Departments of Molecular Biosciences & Chemistry| The University of Texas at Austin
DateWednesday, May 11, 2016 | 12:00 Noon - 1:00 PM
Location: McIntyre Building, Martin Theatre Room 504        Abstract


Défi Canderel 2016
Donate. Run. Fight Back. 
DateThursday, May 5, 2016 | 12:00 PM 
Location: McGill Main Campus | Roddick Gates                          Défi Canderel Website


2015 - 2016: Complex Traits Group Seminar Series
Excellence in Genetics & Immunology
The gut microbiome and the etiology of Colon Cancer
Alberto MARTIN, PhD
Associate Professor, Department of Immunology | Associate Chair, Undergraduate Studies, University of Toronto
DateMonday, May 2, 2016 | 12:00 Noon
Location: McIntyre Medical Sciences Building, Martin Amphitheater, Room 504                          Abstract


Spotlight@GCRC
Haploinsufficiency of the ESCRT component HD-PTP predisposes to cancer
Dr. Marie-Claude Gingras
Research Associate | Lab of Dr. Arnim Pause
DateFriday, April 22, 2016 | 4:00 PM -  4:30 PM
Location: GCRC Atrium                          Abstract


GCRC Metabolomics Invited Speaker
Multiplexed Separations for Metabolomics in Population Health: Accelerated Data Workflows for Biomarker Discovery
Professor Philip Britz-McKibbin
Associate Professor | Dept. Chemistry and Chemical Biology | McMaster University | Hamilton, ON, Canada
DateThursday, April 21, 2016 | 12:00 Noon - 1:00 PM
Location: Cancer Research Building, Karp Conference Room, 501        More Information 


Public Forum Lecture Series 2015-16
The Journey: Childhood versus Adult Cancer (Leukemia)
Facilitator: 
Nicole Beauchemin, PhD, Goodman Cancer Research Centre
DateWednesday, April 20, 2016 | 6:30 - 8:30 PM
Location: McIntyre Bldg., Martin Theatre, Room 504                          Register


Visiting Speakers Program in Oncology
The Treatment of Relapsed/Refractory CLL with Novel Agents
Dr. Jacqueline C. Barrientos, MD
Hematologist, New Hyde Park | Assistant Professor, Hofstra Northwell School of Medicine, New York
DateWednesday, April 20, 2016 | 8:30 - 9:30 ; Thursday, April 21 | 8:30 - 9:30 
Location: GLEN SITE  
See poster for more times, locations and learning objectives                     


The Goodman Cancer Research Centre Seminar Series 2015-16
Epigenetics: One Genome Multiple Phenotypes
Danny Reinberg, Ph.D.
Professor Howard Hughes Medical Institute | NYU Langone School of Medicine at Smilow | Research Centre | New York, NY
DateWednesday, April 20, 2016 | 12:00 Noon - 1:00 PM
Location: McIntyre Bldg., Martin Theatre, Room 504                          Abstract


Department of Biochemistry Seminar
Mitochondrial parts, pathways, and pathogenesis
Vamsi Mootha, MD
Professor of Systems Biology and Medicine | Harvard Medical School | Department of Medicine | Massachusetts General Hospital
DateMonday, April 18, 2016 | 12:00 Noon - 1:00 PM
Location: MMcIntyre Medical Building,  Martin Amphitheatre, Room 504                          Abstract


Spotlight@GCRC
Translating the Melanoma Genome
Dr. Ian Watson
Assistant Professor | Goodman Cancer Research Centre
DateFriday, April 15, 2016 | 4:00 PM -  4:30 PM
Location: GCRC Atruim                          Abstract


Department of Biochemistry Seminar
Functional proteomics of the late endocytic system
Geffrey Hesketh, PhD
Lunenfeld-­‐Tanenbaum Research Institute | Anne‐Claude Gingras Lab | Mount Sinai Hospital | Toronto, ON
Date: Thursday, April 14, 2016 | 12:00 Noon - 1:00 PM
Location: Cancer Research Bldg., Karp Room 501                                 Abstract


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The Goodman Cancer Research Centre Seminar Series 2015-16
Translational Bioinformatics Approaches towards Subtyping of Model Systems and Inference of Drug Mechanisms
Deena M.A. Gendoo, Ph.D.
Postdoctorate Research Fellow
Princess Margarte Cancer Centre & University of Toronto
Date: Wednesday, April 13, 2016 | 12:00 Noon - 1:00 PM
Location: Cancer Research Bldg., Karp Room 501                                 Abstract