Educational Events

BBDC Trainee Lab Seminar Series 2017-18

Physiology Seminar Room A
Medical Sciences Building, Room 3227
1 King's College Circle

The BBDC will be hosting regular lunch hour seminars to allow graduate students and post-doctoral fellows with an opportunity to present their most up to date research to their peers in a moderated academic setting.

BBDC Investigators: If you would like to have a post-doctoral fellow or graduate student from your lab  present during the Trainee Seminar Series please contact the BBDC at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. .

Date

Seminar

Friday, September 29, 2017
12:00 - 1:00 p.m.

Drucker Lab:

Role of DPP-4 in metabolic disease: Adipokine, Hepatokine, or Omnikine?
Dr. Elodie Varin

Friday, October 27, 2017
12:00 - 1:00 p.m.

Rocheleau Lab:

ROS generation and NADPH production in pancreatic beta cells
 
Cindy Bui
 

Design of a Multiparameter Islet-on-a-chip Device to Measure the Functional Variability of Individual Pancreatic Islets
Romario Regeenes

Friday, November 24, 2017
12:00 - 1:00 p.m.

Bendeck Lab:

Functions of DDR1 in obesity and diabetes
Marsel Lino

Friday, January 26, 2018
12:00 - 1:00 p.m.

Wheeler Lab:

TBA

Friday, February 23, 2018
12:00 - 1:00 p.m.

Hanley Lab:

TBA

April 27, 2018
12:00 - 1:00 p.m.

Screaton Lab:

TBA

Friday, May 25, 2018
12:00 - 1:00 p.m.

Adeli Lab:

TBA

Friday, June 29, 2018
12:00 - 1:00 p.m.

Lam Lab:

TBA

 

BBDC Clinical Research-in-Progress Rounds 2017-18

Women’s College Hospital
76 Grenville St., First Floor, Room 1441

This quarterly seminar series is intended to provide trainees (residents, fellows and graduate students) and junior faculty with an opportunity to present their proposals and unpublished clinical and population-based research.  Attendance is open to all BBDC members, their trainees, and U of T endocrine residents. Those interested in presenting their clinical research should contact Christina Yu, assistant to Dr. Lorraine Lipscombe, at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. .

Date

Seminar

Friday, September 15, 2017
12:00 - 1:00 p.m.

Diabetes-Attributable Cardiovascular Mortality in India: A Nationally-Representative Case Control Study
Dr. Calvin Ke (supervisor Dr. Baiju Shah)
 

Association between Aloopurinol and mortality, cardiovascular and renal outcomes in type 2 diabetes
Dr. Alanna Weisman (supervisors Drs. Bruce Perkins & Gillian Hawker)
 

Friday, December 8, 2017
12:00 - 1:00 p.m.

Factors Influencing Optimal Use of Insulin Pump Technology Among Type 1 Diabetes Patients in Ontario
Rayzel Shulman

Evaluating Innovative Health Care Solutions for Young Adults Living with Type 1 Diabetes Transitioning to Adult Care
Eva Baginska (supervisor: Dr. Lorraine Lipscombe)

Friday, March 23, 2018
12:00 - 1:00 p.m.

Julie Lovshin

Caroline Kramer

Friday, June 8, 2018
12:00 - 1:00 p.m.

Ilana Lega

Yuliya Lytvyn (supervisor: Dr. David Cherney)