BBDC Trainee Lab Seminar Series

2018-2019 Schedule

Physiology Seminar Room A
University of Toronto
Medical Sciences Building, Room 3227
1 King’s College Circle

This seminar series is intended to provide trainees (residents, fellows and graduate students) and junior faculty with an opportunity to present their proposals and unpublished basic science research to their peers in a moderated academic setting. Attendance is open to all BBDC members, their trainees, and U of T endocrine residents.

BBDC Investigators: If you would like your post-doctoral fellow or graduate student to present their research during the Trainee Lab Seminar Series, please contact Sanam Tajadod in the BBDC at admin.bbdc@utoronto.ca.

Date Seminar
Friday, September 28, 2018
12:00 – 1:00 p.m.

LEWIS LAB:

Role of enteric blood flow in mediating GLP-2 stimulation of chylomicron secretion
Dr. Changting Xiao

Oral glucose mobilizes triglyceride stores from human intestine
Dr. Priska Stahel

Friday, October 26, 2018
12:00 – 1:00 p.m.

CUMMINS LAB:

LXRβAntagonism as a Novel Approach to Target Glucocorticoid-Mediated Adipose Tissue Dysfunction
Jessie (Jia-Xu) Li

Molecular mechanisms governing the pharmacology and toxicology of novel PPAR agonists for the treatment of metabolic disease
Cigdem Sahin

Friday, November 30, 2018
12:00 – 1:00 p.m.

SUNG LAB:

Intermittent fasting improves age-associated metabolic abnormalities by rejuvenation of white adipose tissue
Ju Hee Lee

Hypoxic signal regulates brown adipocyte differentiation through microRNAs
Dr. Eashita Das

Friday, January 25, 2019
12:00 – 1:00 p.m.

WOO LAB:

TBA
TBA

Friday, February 22, 2019
12:00 – 1:00 p.m.

DRUCKER LAB:

TBA
TBA

Friday, March 29, 2019
12:00 – 1:00 p.m.

LAM LAB:

TBA
TBA

Friday, April 26, 2019
12:00 – 1:00 p.m.

HANLEY LAB:

TBA
TBA

Friday, May 31, 2019
12:00 – 1:00 p.m.

KONVALINKA LAB:

TBA
TBA