TGIF is the research community's signature seminar series. Every week, this event brings together established investigators and up-and-coming trainees from across the Oak Street campus to share their research findings, exchange ideas and foster collaboration.

Friday, February 24 | 4:00-5:00pm | Room 2108 (BCCHR)

TrxG activity in the mature beta cell
Ben Vanderkruk, UBC Graduate Student, Hoffman Research Team

The role of Malt1 in myeloid cells
Mahdis Monajemi, UBC Phd Candidate, Sly Research Team


TGIF is accredited as a self-approved group learning activity (Section 1) as defined by the Maintenance of Certification program of the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada. 

This weekly series is hosted by CMMT, BC Children's Hospital Research Institute, UBC and the BC Children’s Hospital Foundation, and is organized by co-chairs Dr. Sara Mostafavi and Dr. Alexander Beristain, with the support of our Research Education team.  

If you have any feedback, comments or suggestions regarding individual speakers or the TGIF Seminar Series please email