Program

Discovery, Research, Education, & InnoVation Days


 

Friday, April 24, 2020

Lister Centre

 Time Event Location

8:00

Welcome - Dr. Michael Mengel  
8:05 - 9:35 Discovery & Research Session Oral Presentations (for prizes)  
9:35 - 9:50 Break  
9:50 - 11:35 Discovery & Research Session Oral Presentations (for prizes)  
11:35 - 12:45 Lunch  
12:45 - 1:45 Toward Patient-Specific Treatment: Medical Applications of Machine Learning
Dr. Russ Greiner
 
1:45 - 2:15 Challenges in Rapid HIV Diagnostics for the Next Generation of Canadians
Dr. Natalie Marshall
 
2:15 - 2:45 Evolution in Communication in the Medical Lab Profession
Joel Rivero
 
2:45 - 3:45 Poster Viewing 
 
3:45 - 4:00 Break  
4:00 - 5:00  Dr. John. W. Macgregor Memorial Lecture
Dr. Samuel Sia
Title: TBA
 
5:15 - 5:30 Oral Presentation Awards/Teacher Awards
 
5:30 - 8:00 Dinner
 
 

 

Discovery & Research Sessions

 In This Session, Trainees Will Present Novel Research Results Generated In The Department Of Laboratory Medicine & Pathology
 Time Event Location
7:00-8:00 am Registration Bernard Snell Lower Foyer
8:00-8:15 Welcome - Dr. Michael Mengel Bernard Snell Theatre
8:15-9:45 Oral presentations  Bernard Snell Theatre
  Poster set-up Bernard Snell Upper Foyer
9:45-10:00 Break  
10:00-11:45 Oral presentations Bernard Snell Theatre
11:45-12:45 Lunch Bernard Snell Lower Foyer
     
     
     
     
     
     
     

 

Discovery & Research Sessions

 In This Session, Trainees Will Present Novel Research Results Generated In The Department Of Laboratory Medicine & Pathology
 Time Event Location
7:00-8:00 am Registration Bernard Snell Lower Foyer
8:00-8:15 Welcome - Dr. Michael Mengel Bernard Snell Theatre
8:15-9:45 Oral presentations  Bernard Snell Theatre
  Poster set-up Bernard Snell Upper Foyer
9:45-10:00 Break  
10:00-11:45 Oral presentations Bernard Snell Theatre
11:45-12:45 Lunch Bernard Snell Lower Foyer
     
     
     
     
     
     
     

 Saturday, April 25, 2020

Lister Centre

Time Event Location
7:45 - 8:00 Registration & Continental Breakfast  
8:00 - 8:50

Trends in Hematopoietic Cell Transplantation - Dr. Michelle Geddes
A Maelstrom of Maladies - Dr. Daniel Sawler
MLS Student Workshop - TBA
AP Year In Review - Dr. Mara Rendi

 
9:00 - 9:50

The Souvenirs You Did NOT Buy!!: Parasitology Cases - Pauline Tomlin
Twitter: What's A Scientist Got To Do With It - FoMD Communications Team
Graduate Student Session - TBA
AP-Year In Review - PD-L1 testing in the context of triple-negative breast cancer - Roche Diagnostics

 
10:00 - 11:00 Poster Judging
AP Year In Review - Dr. Mara Rendi
 
11:15 - 12:15 Dr. R. E. Bell Memorial Lecture
Dr. Peter Brindley
Title: TBA
 
12:15 - 12:30 Poster Presentation Awards  
12:30 - 1:30  Lunch  
1:30 - 2:20 Mycobacterium Chimaera - Cary Shandro
Coyotes In Your Backyard: An Emerging Parasite in Alberta - Dr. Kinga Kowalewska-Grochowska
Graduate Student Session - TBA
AP Year In Review - TBA
 
2:30 - 2:45 Closing Remarks