Canada Gairdner National Program

Across Canada
Tuesday, October 25, 2016 12:00 pm

University of Manitoba – Wednesday, October 12, 2016 

GAIRDNER LECTURE 

Time/Location: 12:00 – 1:00 p.m.

Speaker: Dr. Frank Plummer, 2016 Canada Gairdner Wightman Laureate, University of Manitoba, Winnipeg, Manitoba, CA

Lecture: “The Untold Story of the National Microbiology Laboratory”

 

Memorial University, St. John’s – Tuesday, October 18, 2016

GAIRDNER LECTURE

Time/Location: 2:00 p.m. – 3:00 p.m., MED 1M101, (Auditorium, 1st Floor of the New Medical Education Centre)

Speaker:  Dr. Arthur Horwich, 2004 Canada Gairdner International Laureate, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, USA

Lecture: “Action of Molecular Chaperones & Their Relevance to Neurodegenerative Disease”

 

Université Laval, Quebec City – Friday, October 21, 2016

Molecular Medicine Day

Time/Location: 11:15 a.m. Vandry Pavillion, Laval University

Speaker: Dr. Rodolphe Barrangou, 2016 Canada Gairdner International Laureate, North Carolina State University, Raleigh, NC, USA

Lecture: “CRISPR-Cas Systems:  From Adaptive Immunity to Genome Editing”

 

McGill University, Montreal – Monday, October 24, 2016 

GAIRDNER  LECTURE

Time/Location: 4:30 p.m., Jeanne Timmins Amphitheatre, Montreal Neurological Institute, 3801 University Street,

Speaker: Professor Emmanuelle Charpentier, 2016 Canada Gairdner International Laureate, Max Planck Institute for Infection Biology, Berlin, Germany

Lecture: “The Transformative Genome Engineering CRISPR-Cas9 Technology:  Mechanism, Evolution & Applications”

 

University of Alberta, Edmonton – Monday, October 24, 2016

GAIRDNER LECTURE

Time/Location: 2:30 p.m., ECHA 2-190, Edmonton Clinic Health Academy

Speaker: Dr. Feng Zhang, 2016 Canada Gairdner International Laureate, Broad Institute of MIT & Harvard,Cambridge, MA, USA 

Lecture: “Genome Editing Using CRISPR-Cas Systems”

Speaker: Dr. Philippe Horvath, 2016 Canada Gairdner International Laureate, Senior Scientist, DuPont Fellow Forum Associate, DuPont Nutrition and Health, Dangé-Saint-Romain, France

Lecture: “CRISPR-Mediated Immunity In Bacteria: Discovery & Applications”

 

Western University, London – Monday, October 24, 2016 

GAIRDNER LECTURE

Speaker: Dr. Rodolphe Barrangou, 2016 Canada Gairdner International Laureate, North Carolina State University, Raleigh, NC, USA

Lecture: “CRISPR-Cas Systems:  From Adaptive Immunity to Genome Editing Machines”

 

University of British Columbia, Vancouver – Monday, October 24, 2016

GAIRDNER LECTURE

Time/Location: 3:30 p.m. – 6:00 p.m., Life Sciences Centre (LSC2), 2350 Health Sciences Mall

Speaker: Dr. Lewis Cantley, 2015 Canada Gairdner International Laureate, Weill Cornell Medical College, New York, NY, USA

Lecture: “PI3-Kinase and Cancer Metabolism”

Speaker: Dr. Frank Plummer, 2016 Canada Gairdner Wightman Laureate, University of Manitoba, Winnipeg, Manitoba, CA

Lecture: “The Untold Story of The National Microbiology Laboratory”

 

University of Saskatchewan, Saskatoon – Monday, October 24, 2016

GAIRDNER LECTURE 

Time/Location: 3:30 p.m., RUH SaskTel Theatre, Royal University Hospital

Speaker: Dr. Janet Rossant, 2015 Canada Gairdner Wightman Laureate & President and Scientific Director, The Gairdner Foundation, Toronto, Ontario, CA

Lecture: From Embryos To Stem Cells & Back Again”

 

Université de Montréal, Montreal – Tuesday, October 25, 2016

GAIRDNER LECTURE

Time/Location: 15:30 – 17:00  University Montreal, Conference Room, S1-151 (Pavillon Coutu)

Speaker: Professor Emmanuelle Charpentier, 2016 Canada Gairdner International Laureate, Max Planck Institute for Infection Biology, Berlin, Germany

Lecture: “The Transformative Genome Engineering CRISPR-Cas9 Technology:  Mechanism, Evolution & Applications”

 

University of Waterloo, Waterloo – Tuesday, October 25, 2016

GAIRDNER LECTURE

Time/Location: 4:00 p.m. – 5:00 p.m., DC 1350, Davis Centre

Speaker: Dr. Rodolphe Barrangou, 2016 Canada Gairdner International Laureate, North Carolina State University, Raleigh, NC, USA

Lecture: “CRISPR-Cas Systems:  From Adaptive Immunity to Genome Editing Machines”

 

University of Calgary, Calgary – Tuesday, October 25, 2016

GAIRDNER LECTURE

Time/Location: 2:30 p.m. – 4:00 p.m. Libin Lecture Theatre, Health Sciences Centre, University of Calgary

Speaker: Dr. Philippe Horvath, 2016 Canada Gairdner International Laureate, Senior Scientist, DuPont Fellow Forum Associate, DuPont Nutrition and Health, Dangé-Saint-Romain, France

Lecture: “CRISPR – Mediated Immunity In Bacteria:  Discovery & Applications”

Speaker: Dr. Harold Dvorak, 2014 Canada Gairdner International Laureate, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Boston, MA, USA

Lecture: “The Tumor Vasculature:  Barrier & Potential Target”

 

University of Ottawa – Wednesday, October 26, 2016

GAIRDNER LECTURE

Time/Location: 1:00 p.m.

Speaker:   Dr. Jennifer A. Doudna, 2016 Canada Gairdner International Laureate, Howard Hughes Medical Institute, CA, USA

Lecture: “CRISPR Biology:  Nature’s Toolbox For Genome Engineering”

 

McMaster University, Hamilton – Wednesday, October 26, 2016

GAIRDNER LECTURE

Time/Location: 11:00 a.m.

Speaker: Dr. Frank Plummer, 2016 Canada Gairdner Wightman Laureate, University of Manitoba, Winnipeg, Manitoba, CA

Lecture: “The Untold Story of The National Microbiology Laboratory”

 

York University, Toronto – Wednesday, October 26, 2016

GAIRDNER LECTURE

Time/Location: 1:30 p.m. – 2:30 p.m., Senate Chamber, N940 Ross Bldg., York University, Keele Campus

Speaker: Professor Emmanuelle Charpentier, 2016 Canada Gairdner International Laureate, Max Planck Institute for Infection Biology, Berlin, Germany

Lecture: “The Transformative Genome Engineering CRISPR-Cas9 Technology:  Mechanism, Evolution & Applications”

 

University of Guelph, Guelph – Wednesday, October 26, 2016 

GAIRDNER LECTURE

Time/Lecture:     10:30 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.

Speaker: Dr. Rodolphe Barrangou, 2016 Canada Gairdner International Laureate, North Carolina State University, Raleigh, NC, USA

Lecture:     “CRISPR-Cas Systems:  From Adaptive Immunity to Genome Editing Machines”

 

University of Lethbridge, Lethbridge – Monday, November 14, 2016

GAIRDNER LECTURE

Speaker: Dr. Rodolphe Barrangou, 2016 Canada Gairdner International Laureate, North Carolina State University, Raleigh, NC, USA

 

 

 

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