Webinars

Webinars

Recordings of LSI Virtual Seminar Series presentations made during the 2020-2021 closure of the Institute due to COVID-19.

March 26, 2021: Dr. Kurt Haas

Dr. Kurt Haas, Professor, Department of Cellular and Physiological Sciences at the University of British Columbia presents “Experience-driven brain circuit development and the impact of disease-associated missense mutations on protein function.” Please click this link to access the recording: https://vimeo.com/531095362

Dr. Kurt Haas

March 12, 2021: Dr. Juliet Daniel

Dr. Juliet Daniel, Professor and Cancer Biologist, and Interim Associate Dean of Research and External Relations with the Faculty of Science at McMaster University presents “Dancing from bottoms up: Kaiso roles in colon and breast cancer, and cancer disparities.” Please click this link to access a recording of the webinar: https://vimeo.com/531085894

Dr. Juliet Daniel

February 26, 2021: Dr. Carl Hansen

Dr. Carl Hansen, Director and CEO of AbCellera Biologics Inc. presents “Building a Biotech Powerhouse,” describing the growth and corporate culture of this highly successful Vancouver biotech firm, followed by a live Q & A. To view this video, please click on this link: https://vimeo.com/519186424

Carl Hansen, CEO of AbCellera Biologics

February 12, 2021: Dr. Christophe Lamaze

Dr. Christophe Lamaze, Director of Research, PI and Head of laboratory, Cellular and Chemical Biology at the Institut Curie, in Paris, France presents “Mechanotransduction by caveolae.” To view this video, please click on this link: https://vimeo.com/514428609

Bioinformatics, FLOW and High Throughput Biology in the LSI: What can we do for you?

Stephan Flibotte (Bioinformatics), Andrew Johnson (FLOW) and Tom Pfeifer (Bio!), managers of three Core Scientific Facilities in the Life Sciences Institute provide an overview of the essential support and capacity to sustain cutting edge research provided by their respective services.
To view the video, click on this link: https://vimeo.com/506367792

The Long and Winding Road to the Pfizer/BioNTech COVID-19 Vaccine

Former LSI Director Dr. Pieter Cullis (UBC Department of Biochemistry & Molecular Biology and Scientific Director & CEO, NanoMedicines Innovation Network) presents the January 15, 2021 LSI Virtual Seminar, “The Long and Winding Road to the Pfizer/BioNTech COVID-19 Vaccine.” To view the video, click on this link: https://vimeo.com/501285569 

Dr. Pieter Cullis

Adventures in Insulin: A collaborative journey in the LSI and beyond

LSI Deputy Director Dr. Jim Johnson (UBC Faculty of Medicine, Department of Cellular and Physiological Sciences and Department of Surgery) presents the January 5, 2021  LSI Virtual Seminar, “Adventures in Insulin: A collaborative journey in the LSI and beyond.” To view the video, click this link: https://vimeo.com/499897089

Dr. Jim Johnson

 

Cell context, mutation and ovarian cancer

Dr. David Huntsman, professor in UBC’s Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine and co-founder and director of OVCARE, BC’s ovarian cancer research team, presents the May 22, 2020 LSI Virtual Seminar, “Cell Context, Mutation and Ovarian Cancer.” To view the video, click this link: https://vimeo.com/434069951

Dr. David Hoffman

Regulation of inflammation and immunity

Dr. Lisa Osborne, assistant professor in UBC’s Department of Microbiology and Immunology presents the May 8, 2020 webinar, “Genetic and environmental regulation of inflammation and immunity.” To view the video, click this link: https://vimeo.com/433805235

Gut microbiota and host health

Deanna Pepin, a PhD student in the Department of Microbiology and Immunology, is based in the lab of Dr. Carolina Tropini. She presents the May 1, 2020 webinar, “Impact of osmotic preturbations on the gut microbiota and host health.” To view the video, click on this link: https://vimeo.com/433027257

Tropini lab