Seminars & Events

Tuesday, January 22, 2019, 13:00-14:00
The Neuroscience Program presents
"Application of Methylome Profiling Towards the Identification of Epigenetic Biomarkers in Psychiatry: How to Find them and What You Can Do Once You Have Them"
Speaker: Zachary Kaminsky, PhD
Royal Ottawa Hospital Research Institute
Location: uOttawa, Roger Guindon Hall, Seminar Room 1421

NEUROSCIENCE PROGRAM SEMINAR SERIES
Host: Paul Albert, PhD

Friday, January 25, 2019, 14:30-15:30
The Parkinson Research Consortium Program presents
"Selective Neurodegeneration during Parkinson's disease: Impact of Mitochondrial Impairment & Cell Type-specific Properties"
Speaker: Konrad Ricke, PhD
Post-doctoral fellow in the lab of Dr. Alexandre Stewart
Location: uOttawa, Roger Guindon, Health Sciences Bldg, 451 Smyth Rd. Seminar Room 1421

Parkinson Research Consortium

Research in Motion

Monday, January 28, 2019, 15:30-16:30
The OHRI Seminar Series Program presents
“Androgen Actions in the Ovary: The Goldilocks Principle”
Speaker: Aritro Sen, PhD
Assistant Professor
Reproductive and Developmental Sciences Program
Cell & Molecular Biology and Genetics Program
Department of Animal Sciences
Michigan State University
Location: GENERAL CAMPUS,
Sprott Seminar Room,
5th floor Critical Care Wing,
Room 5225,
501 Smyth Road. Ottawa, ON
Attachment: OHRI poster - Sen.pdf
Tuesday, January 29, 2019, 13:00-14:00
The Neuroscience Program presents
"Unlocking the Mysteries of Mental Illness at The Royal's Brain Imaging Centre"
Speaker: Katie Dinelle, Dr. Zul Merali, Dr. Georg Northoff, Dr. Lauri Tuominen
Katie Dinelle, Manager, The Royal's Brain Imaging Centre
Dr. Zul Merali, President & CEO, The Royal's Institute of Mental Health Research, affiliated with the University of Ottawa
Dr. Georg Northoff, Scientist, The Royal's Institute of Mental Health Research, affiliated with the University of Ottawa
Dr. Lauri Tuominen, Scientist, The Royal's Institute of Mental Health Research, affiliated with the University of Ottawa
Location: uOttawa, Roger Guindon Hall, Seminar Room 1421

uOBMRI David Park Colloquium Series

 

Learning Objectives:

1) To provide an introduction/overview of the cutting-edge imaging technology at the BIC;

2) To provide examples of some of the key studies/discoveries happening at the BIC;

3) To highlight the importance and power of technology and emphasize the value of brain imaging, particularly, within innovative mental health research.

Monday, February 04, 2019, 15:30-16:30
The OHRI Seminar Series Program presents
"Big Data and Health"
Speaker: Michael Snyder, PhD
Professor and Chair, Department of Genetics
Director, Center for Genomics and Personalized Medicine
School of Medicine, Stanford University
Stanford, CA
Location: GENERAL CAMPUS,
Sprott Seminar Room,
5th floor Critical Care Wing,
Room 5225,
501 Smyth Road. Ottawa, ON
Tuesday, February 05, 2019, 13:00-14:00
The Neuroscience Program presents
'Emotion Processing in Normal and Depressed States'
Speaker: Chris Proulx, PhD
Université Laval
Location: uOttawa, Roger Guindon Hall, Seminar Room 1421

NEUROSCIENCE PROGRAM SEMINAR SERIES
Host: Simon Chen, PhD

Monday, February 11, 2019, 11:00-12:00
The Neuroscience Program presents
Expanding mechanisms and therapeutic targets for neurodegenerative disease
Speaker: Aaron Gitler, PhD
Stanford University
Location: uOttawa, Roger Guindon Hall, Seminar Room 1421

NEUROSCIENCE PROGRAM SEMINAR SERIES presents
Neurology Resident Education Series 
Host: Maxime Rousseaux, PhD

Tuesday, February 19, 2019, 13:00-14:00
The Neuroscience Program presents
TBD
Speaker: Michael Hildebrand, PhD
Carleton University
Location: uOttawa, Roger Guindon Hall, Seminar Room 1421

NEUROSCIENCE PROGRAM SEMINAR SERIES
Host: Stephen Ferguson, PhD

Tuesday, February 26, 2019, 13:00-14:00
The Neuroscience Program presents
TBD
Speaker: TBD
TBD
Location: uOttawa, Roger Guindon Hall, Seminar Room 1421

David Park uOBMRI Colloquium Series

Tuesday, March 05, 2019, 13:00-14:00
The Neuroscience Program presents
TBD
Speaker: Ray Truant, PhD
McMaster University
Location: uOttawa, Roger Guindon Hall, Seminar Room 1421

NEUROSCIENCE PROGRAM SEMINAR SERIES
Host: Stephen Ferguson, PhD

Tuesday, March 12, 2019, 13:00-14:00
The Neuroscience Program presents
TBD
Speaker: Smita Pakhalé, PhD
The Ottawa Hospital
Location: uOttawa, Roger Guindon Hall, Seminar Room 1421

NEUROSCIENCE PROGRAM SEMINAR SERIES presents
Neurology Resident Education Series
Host: Michael Schlossmacher, MD

Monday, March 18, 2019, 15:30-16:30
The OHRI Seminar Series Program presents
TBD
Speaker: Anne West, M.D., Ph.D., PI
Associate Professor of Neurobiology
Faculty Network Member of the Duke Institute for Brain Sciences
Member of the Duke Cancer Institute
Duke University School of Medicine
Durham, NC
Location: GENERAL CAMPUS,
Sprott Seminar Room,
5th floor Critical Care Wing,
Room 5225,
501 Smyth Road. Ottawa, ON
Tuesday, March 19, 2019, 13:00-14:00
The Neuroscience Program presents
'Linking Memories Across Time'
Speaker: Denise Cai, PhD
Mount Sinai, New York
Location: uOttawa, Roger Guindon Hall, Seminar Room 1421

NEUROSCIENCE PROGRAM SEMINAR SERIES
 Host: Simon Chen, PhD

 

 

 

Wednesday, March 20, 2019, 10:30-11:30
The Neuroscience Program presents
TBD
Speaker: Lesley MacNeil, PhD
McMaster University
Location: uOttawa, Roger Guindon Hall, Seminar Room 1007

The Technomise and Neuroscience Program Seminar
 Host: Antonio Colavita, PhD

 

 

 

Monday, March 25, 2019, 15:30-16:30
The OHRI Seminar Series Program presents
TBD
Speaker: Frank Slack, PhD
Shields Warren Mallinckrodt Professor of Medical Research
Director, HMS Initiative for RNA Medicine
Dept of Pathology
BIDMC Cancer Center/Harvard Medical School
Boston, MA
Location: GENERAL CAMPUS,
Sprott Seminar Room,
5th floor Critical Care Wing,
Room 5225,
501 Smyth Road. Ottawa, ON
Tuesday, March 26, 2019, 13:00-14:00
The Neuroscience Program presents
TBD
Speaker: TBD
TBD
Location: uOttawa, Roger Guindon Hall, Seminar Room 1421

David Park uOBMRI Colloquium Series

Monday, April 01, 2019, 15:30-16:30
The OHRI Seminar Series Program presents
TBD
Speaker: Shigeki Iwase
Assistant Professor of Human Genetics
The University of Michigan Medical School
Ann Arbor, MI
Location: GENERAL CAMPUS,
Sprott Seminar Room,
5th floor Critical Care Wing,
Room 5225,
501 Smyth Road. Ottawa, ON
Tuesday, April 02, 2019, 13:00-14:00
The Neuroscience Program presents
TBD
Speaker: Martin Parent, PhD
Université Laval
Location: uOttawa, Roger Guindon Hall, Seminar Room 1421

NEUROSCIENCE PROGRAM SEMINAR SERIES
 Host: Baptiste Lacoste, PhD

 

 

 

Tuesday, April 09, 2019, 13:00-14:00
The Neuroscience Program presents
TBD
Speaker: Pierre Mattar, PhD
University of Ottawa
Location: uOttawa, Roger Guindon Hall, Seminar Room 1421

NEUROSCIENCE PROGRAM SEMINAR SERIES presents
Neurology Resident Education Series
Host: Michael Schlossmacher, MD

Tuesday, April 16, 2019, 13:00-14:00
The Neuroscience Program presents
TBD
Speaker: Maria Musgaard, PhD
University of Ottawa
Location: uOttawa, Roger Guindon Hall, Seminar Room 1421

NEUROSCIENCE PROGRAM SEMINAR SERIES
 Host: Mario Tiberi, PhD

 

 

 

Tuesday, April 23, 2019, 13:00-14:00
The Neuroscience Program presents
TBD
Speaker: TBD
TBD
Location: uOttawa, Roger Guindon Hall, Seminar Room 1421

David Park uOBMRI Colloquium Series

Tuesday, April 30, 2019, 13:00-14:00
The Neuroscience Program presents
TBD
Speaker: Joshua Levitz, PhD
Cornell University
Location: uOttawa, Roger Guindon Hall, Seminar Room 1421

NEUROSCIENCE PROGRAM SEMINAR SERIES
 Host: Mario Tiberi, PhD

 

 

 

Tuesday, May 07, 2019, 13:00-14:00
The Neuroscience Program presents
TBD
Speaker: Frans Leenen, PhD
University of Ottawa Heart Institute
Location: uOttawa, Roger Guindon Hall, Seminar Room 1421

NEUROSCIENCE PROGRAM SEMINAR SERIES
 Host: Paul Albert, PhD

 

 

 

Tuesday, May 14, 2019, 13:00-14:00
The Neuroscience Program presents
TBD
Speaker: Nicolas Tritsch, PhD
NYU Neuroscience Institute
Location: uOttawa, Roger Guindon Hall, Seminar Room 1421

NEUROSCIENCE PROGRAM SEMINAR SERIES presents
Neurology Resident Education Series
Host: Jean-Claude Béique, PhD

Tuesday, May 28, 2019, 13:00-14:00
The Neuroscience Program presents
TBD
Speaker: TBD
TBD
Location: uOttawa, Roger Guindon Hall, Seminar Room 1421

David Park uOBMRI Colloquium Series

Tuesday, June 04, 2019, 13:00-14:00
The Neuroscience Program presents
TBD
Speaker: Mackenzie Mathis, PhD
Harvard University
Location: uOttawa, Roger Guindon Hall, Seminar Room 1421

NEUROSCIENCE PROGRAM SEMINAR SERIES
 Host: Greg Silasi, PhD

 

 

 

Please note that OHRI seminars are open to all members of OHRI and partner institutions. Members of the general public are asked to contact the communications office (613-737-8899 x 73325; jganton@ohri.ca) for more information about the research presented at OHRI seminars.