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.

This weekly series is hosted by CMMTBC Children's Hospital Research InstituteUBC 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.  

Friday, November 17 | 12:00 - 1:00 pm | Room 2108

Moving research into action in pediatric health care: 
A brief overview of the Pediatric KT 

Ectopic Pregnancy: Towards a New Medical Therapy
Dr. Mohamed Bedaiwy, Investigator, BCCH; Division Head and Professor, UBC Department of Obstetrics & Gynaecology

Can we predict protein from mRNA?

Dr. Gabriela Cohen Freue, Assistant Professor, UBC Department of Statistics; Canada Research Chair-II in Statistical Genomics; Executive Committee Member, UBC Data Science Institute

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.

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