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RESP  |  Translational Research in Respiratory Diseases Program

Events

The RESP Program organizes and supports numerous speakers, seminars, and symposia throughout the year.

Cannabis Scientific Symposium

Topic: From Plants to People

31st Annual RI-MUHC Respiratory Research Day

Keynote Speaker: Patricia Janet Sime, MD

Meakins-Christie and RESP Program Seminar Series Winter 2022

Meakins-Christie and RESP Program seminars are held on Mondays from 9 to 10 a.m. (unless otherwise stated). Seminars will be in English.

Seminars may be online, in person or in hybrid format. For the Zoom link, please contact Maria Makroyanni at maria.makroyanni [at] mcgill.ca.

Date
Speaker
March 28, 2022
Michal A. Olszewski, PhD
Professor, Division of Pulmonary & Critical Care Medicine, Department of Internal Medicine University of Michigan Medical School & LTC Charles S. Kettles VA Medical Center, Research Service
Topic: Host Pathogen Interactions in the Lungs and Brain and their Implications for Immunotherapies
April 25, 2022
R. Stokes Peebles, Jr., MD
Professor of Medicine, Vanderbilt University School of Medicine
Topic: Mechanisms of the early innate allergic immune response
Poster
May 30, 2022
Jakob von Moltke, PhD
Assistant Professor, Department of Immunology, University of Washington
Topic: Small Intestinal Tuft Cells: sentinels and effectors of type 2 immunity
Poster
June 27, 2022
Daniel Weiss, MD, PhD
Professor of Medicine, Department of Medicine, University of Vermont
Topic: Advances in Lung Regenerative Medicine and Engineering
Where: Cruess Amphitheatre ES1.1129, Block E, RI-MUHC and online
Poster
July 4, 2022
Jichao Chen, PhD
Associate Professor, Department of Pulmonary Medicine, The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center
Topic: Intercellular signaling and transcriptional control in the lung – following the lead of AT1 cells
Poster
July 7, 2022
10 a.m. to 11 a.m.
Darcy Wagner, PhD
Associate Professor, Lung Bioengineering and Regeneration, Lund University Cancer Centre
Topic: Bioengineering human lungs in the lab: towards transplantable tissue
Poster

Meakins-Christie and RESP Program Seminar Series Fall 2021

Meakins-Christie and RESP Program seminars are held on Mondays from 9 to 10 a.m. (unless otherwise stated). Seminars will be in English.

Seminars will be online during the COVID-19 pandemic. For the Zoom link, please contact Maria Makroyanni at maria.makroyanni [at] mcgill.ca.

Date
Speaker
September 27, 2021
Ajitha Thanabalasuriar
Topic: Harnessing the power of intravital microscopy to understand host-pathogen interactions
Poster
October 25, 2021
Dr. Claudia dos Santos
Associate Professor of Medicine, University of Toronto
Topic: Translational studies of Mesenchymal Stromal Cell (MSC) therapy for the treatment of severe sepsis: from pre-clinical to clinical and back again
Poster
November 22, 2021
Dr. David Marsolais
Professor, Department of Medicine, Laval University
Topic: Confusing lymphocytes: the way S1P receptor ligands reduce lung inflammation
Poster

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