Upcoming Schedule

The TGIF seminar series takes place 4:00 - 5:00 p.m. on Fridays (September-May) in Room 2108 at the BC Children's Hospital Research Institute (Map). Please note video conferencing is not available.

Each session features presentations from researchers from diverse research areas and an informal networking session where presenters and attendees can share and develop new idea.

2016 - 2017 Schedule

The schedule below is subject to change. To receive notification on the latest TGIF updates contact reseduc@bcchr.ca.

 Friday, January 20
  Nicole Sanford, UBC Graduate Student,  Woodward Research Team
Dr. Shazhan Amed,
Investigator, BC Children's Hospital; Clinical Associate Professor, UBC Department of Pediatrics; Affiliate of the Centre for Health Services and Policy Research
 Friday, January 27
  Dr. Amr Othman Ahmad, Clinical Fellow, Bedaiwy Research Team
Dr. Bruce Carleton, Investigator, BC Children's Hospital; Director, Pharmaceutical Outcomes Programme, BC Children's Hospital; Professor, UBC Department of Pediatrics
 Friday, February 3
  TGIF cancelled in support of the CELL program
 Friday, February 10
  Mahdis Monajemi, UBC Graduate Student, Sly Research Team
Faculty Speaker TBA

 Friday, February 17
  Peter Zhang, UBC Graduate Student, Goldowitz Research Team
Dr. Amrit Dhariwal, Investigator, BC Children's Hospital; Psychologist, Psychiatry Teaching and Consultation Clinic, BC Children’s Hospital; Clinical Assistant, UBC Department of Psychiatry
 Friday, February 24
  Ben Vanderkruk, UBC Graduate Student, Hoffman Research Team
Faculty Speaker TBA
 Friday, March 3
 

Avery Lam, UBC Graduate Student, Levings Research Team
Dr. Poul Sorensen, Investigator, BC Children's Hospital; Professor, UBC Department of Pathology

 Friday, March 17
  Daphne McRae, UBC Graduate Student, Jannsen Research Team
Dr. Melissa Glier, Postdoctoral Fellow, Oberlander Research Team
 Friday, March 24
  Madeline Couse, UBC Graduate Student,
Friedman Research Team
Dr. Regula Neuenschwander,
UBC Postdoctoral Fellow, Oberlander Research Team
 Friday, March 31
  Alexandre Lussier, UBC Graduate Student, Kobor Research Team
Dr. John Priatel, Investigator, BC Children's Hospital; Assistant Professor, UBC Department of Pathology & Laboratory Medicine
 Friday, April 7
  Dr. Heather Denroche, UBC Postdoctoral Fellow, Verchere Lab
Dr. Clare Beasley
, Investigator, BC Children's Hospital; Associate Professor, UBC Department of Psychiatry
 Friday, April 21
  Dr. Jenny Fairthorne, UBC Postdoctoral Fellow, Oberlander Lab
Dr. Joseph Ting,
Investigator, BC Children's Hospital; Clinical Assistant Professor, UBC Department of Pediatrics
 Friday, April 28
  Trainee Speaker TBA
Faculty Speaker TBA
 Friday, May 5
  Dr. Allison Matthews, UBC Postdoctoral Fellow, Wasserman Research Team
Dr. Urs Ribary, Investigator, BC Children's Hospital; Professor, Department of Psychology, SFU, British Columbia Leadership Chair in Cognitive Neuroscience
 Friday, May 12
  Dr. Oriol Fornés Crespo, UBC Postdoctoral Fellow, Wasserman Research Team
Dr. Manish Sadarangani,
Investigator, BC Children's Hospital; Assistant Professor, UBC Department of Pediatrics; Director, Vaccine Evaluation Center, BC Children's Hospital
 Friday, May 19
  Dr. Meaghan Jones, UBC Postdoctoral Fellow, Kobor Research Team & Dr. Andrew Perrin, Clinical Fellow, Stewart Research Team
Dr. Glen Tibbits,
Investigator, BC Children's Hospital; Professor of Biomedical Physiology and Kinesiology, SFU; Canada Research Chair in Molecular Cardiac Physiology