Seminar Series

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Unless otherwise specified, all FHS Research Seminars and Research-in-Progress Talks are held in Blusson Hall room 9920 at 12-1:15 pm.

 

JANUARY 16, 2020

Getting the Word Out Beyond Traditional Publication
Scott Lear, Professor and Pfizer/Heart & Stroke Foundation Chair in Cardiovascular Prevention Research, FHS, SFU

 

Monday, JANUARY 20, 2020, 4-5:30 pm, Harbour Centre, Segal Room 1410

Why Do We Need a Life Course Approach to Address the Cardiovascular Disease Burden Worldwide?
Prabhakaran Dorairaj, Public Health Foundation of India and Visiting Professor, FHS, SFU
Seminar co-hosted with UBC School of Population and Public Health

 

JANUARY 23, 2020- PLEASE NOTE: THIS SEMINAR IS BEING RE-SCHEDULED FOR FALL 2020/SPRING 2021

Michelle Pidgeon, Associate Professor and Co-Chair of the Indigenous Education Reconciliation Council, Faculty of Education, and Director of the Centre for the Study of Educational Leadership & Policy, SFU

 

JANUARY 30, 2020

Towards Digital Pathogen Surveillance
Jennifer Gardy, Deputy Director of Surveillance, Data, and Epidemiology, The Gates Foundation’s Malaria Team
FHS MSc-PhD Student-Nominated Speaker

 

FEBRUARY 13, 2020

Mental Health Impacts of the Climate Crisis 
David Pollack, Professor for Public Policy, Depts. of Psychiatry, Family Medicine, and Public Health and Preventive Medicine, Oregon Health and Science University

 

FEBRUARY 27, 2020

Development of Novel Antiviral Reagents Target HIV-1 RNA Processing 
Peter Cheung, Research Associate, BC Centre For Excellence in HIV/AIDS and Adjunct Professor, FHS, SFU

 

MARCH 5, 2020

The State of Experiential Education at UBC and the Impact on Community Engaged Learning
Adriana Briseno-Garzon, Centre for Teaching, Learning and Technology
Kari Grain, PhD candidate & Vanier Scholar, Dept. Educational Studies
Kyle Nelson, Centre for Community Engaged Learning, UBC 
FHS Health Sciences Education Challenge Area Invited Speakers

March 5, 2020 Seminar Slides

 

MARCH 12, 2020

Energetic and Immunological Challenges and the Onset and Pace of Reproductive Maturation in Mayan Girls
Amanda Rowlands, PhD Student, Maternal and Child Health Lab, FHS, SFU
Ana-Paula Prescivalli, MSc Student, Maternal and Child Health Lab, FHS, SFU

 

MARCH 19, 2020 PLEASE NOTE: THIS SEMINAR IS BEING RE-SCHEDULED FOR FALL 2020/SPRING 2021


The quantum dimensions of biological structures and design of new cancer therapies
Mani Larijani, Associate Professor and Shrum Chair in Biological Mechanisms of Disease, Dept. of Molecular Biology and Biochemistry, SFU

 

MARCH 26, 2020 PLEASE NOTE: THIS SEMINAR IS BEING RE-SCHEDULED FOR FALL 2020/SPRING 2021

Janet Smylie, Professor, Dalla Lana School of Public Health, University of Toronto
FHS MPH Student-Nominated Speaker

 

APRIL 2, 2020 PLEASE NOTE: THIS SEMINAR IS BEING RE-SCHEDULED FOR FALL 2020/SPRING 2021

All eyes on bullying victimization: adopting a multidisciplinary and developmental perspective to inform intervention research
Isabelle Ouellet-Morin, Canada Research Chair in the Developmental Origins of Vulnerability and Resilience and Associate Professor, School of Criminology, Université de Montréal
FHS MSc-PhD Student-Nominated Speaker

 

APRIL 9, 2020 PLEASE NOTE: THIS SEMINAR IS BEING RE-SCHEDULED FOR FALL 2020/SPRING 2021

Integrating data, communities, and solutions for more sustainable One Health

Fiona Brinkman, Distinguished Professor, Department of Molecular Biology and Biochemistry, SFU

 

APRIL 16, 2020 PLEASE NOTE: THIS SEMINAR IS BEING RE-SCHEDULED FOR FALL 2020/SPRING 2021

Key elements of flow cytometry panel design

Amanda Scott, PhD, Becton Dickinson Technical Application Specialist – Flow Cytometry