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3rd Annual Research Symposium 2017

Submitted by srtariqu on Tue, 11/29/2016 - 5:24pm

3rd Annual Research symposium

The ANNUAL RESEARCH SYMPOSIUM of the Arnie Charbonneau Cancer Institute is a one day series of short lectures from principal investigators from across our different research streams. The Research Symposium also includes a poster session involving our trainees, who are judged and awarded prizes for best presentations.

Monday, January 30, 2017 | Theatre 4, Health Sciences Centre

Registration Deadline: Jan 16, 2017

Abstract Submission

Keynote & Talks


Andrew P. Weng,
BC Cancer Agency

“Investigating leukemia pathogenesis by synthetic design”

with talks from:

Michael Weinfeld

Professor, University of Alberta

Hani Goodarzi

Assistant Professor, University of California

Oliver Bathe

Professor, University of Calgary

Savraj Grewal

Associate Professor, University of Calgary

Fiona Schulte

Research Assistant Professor, University of Calgary

Winson Cheung

Medical Oncologist, Tom Baker Cancer Centre


Donna Senger

Research Associate Professor, University of Calgary


Program Schedule

Monday, January 30, 3016
Theatre 4, Health Sciences Centre
8:00 -  8:45am

Registration desk foyer of Theatre 4
(Breakfast buffet with morning refreshments)

8:50 – 9:00am

Welcome address from Dr. Greg Cairncross, Director of the Arnie Charbonneau Cancer Institute

Session 1

9:00 – 9:55am KEYNOTE LECTURE
Dr. Andrew Weng
10:00 – 10:30am Dr. Winson Cheung
10:30 – 12:00pm Poster Session – HRIC Atrium
12:15 – 1:00pm

Lunch – HRIC Atrium

Session 2

1:15 – 1:45pm Dr. Oliver Bathe
1:45 – 2:15pm Dr. Hani Goodarzi
2:15 – 2:45pm Dr. Savraj Grewal
2:45 – 3:20pm


Session 3

3:30– 4:00pm Dr. Donna Senger
4:00 – 4:30pm

Dr. Michael Weinfeld

4:30 -5:00pm Dr. Fiona Schulte
5:00pm Wine & Cheese reception (award poster prizes) - HRIC Atrium

Previous Symposiums