Programming persistence of a parasitic infection

Medical Sciences Building, Room 3153 1 King’s College Circle, Room 3153, Toronto, ON, Canada

EPIC member Aaron Reinke hosts Sebastian Lourido (Massachusetts Institute of Technology) as part of the Department of Molecular Genetics Colloquium MMG1003H: Winter 2024 Seminar Series. The seminar is open to faculty and trainees who are not affiliated with the Department of Molecular Genetics. Seminar abstract Apicomplexans have coevolved with their animal hosts for half a […]

CACHE Challenge Symposium

Chelsea Hotel 33 Gerrard St W, Toronto, ON, Canada

The first annual CACHE Symposium, presented by Conscience in partnership with the Structural Genomics Consortium, will take place over two half-days on March 6 and 7 at the Chelsea Hotel in Toronto. The Symposium will feature talks about how the CACHE Challenges fit into the future of AI drug discovery, lessons learned from the participants […]

Indoor air and infectious disease transmission

Zoom

The Institute for Pandemics in collaboration with the Canadian Public Health Association presents a webinar for public health professionals to hear the latest research on indoor air transmission of infectious diseases and strategies to reduce exposure. This webinar is a preview to the symposium, “Something in the air: Towards a new understanding of aerosols and respiratory disease […]

Society for Epidemiological Research Mid-Year Meeting

The MaRs Centre 101 College Street, Toronto, ON, Canada

The Society for Epidemiological Research will be hosting a full-day conference in Toronto for their 2024 mid-year meeting. The theme for the conference is Innovative data science applications in epidemiology. Spots are limited! Visit their event website to see the preliminary agenda and register.

EPIC Trainee Seminars: Min Jin and Priyal Shah

Medical Sciences Building, Room 3278 1 King’s College Circle, Room 3278, Toronto, ON, Canada

EPIC Trainee Seminars provide a safe and supportive trainee-only space for trainees to share their work and receive feedback from their peers and network. The speakers for this session are: Min Jin (supervised by James Rini): Receptor binding interactions and neutralizations of Alphacoronaviruses Priyal Shah (supervised by Donald Branch): Inhibition of coronavirus infection with ABO antibodies If you’d […]

Science Writing Workshop

Zoom

Presented by the EPIC Trainee Advisory Committee, this workshop will focus on how to write about science in a way that's accessible and engaging for lay audiences. Attendees will also learn about opportunities to practice their science writing and communications skills with EPIC. The workshop will be led by Betty Zou, EPIC's research and communications […]

EPIC Trainee Seminars: Angcy Xiao and Nafisa Mahbub

Medical Sciences Building, Room 3278 1 King’s College Circle, Room 3278, Toronto, ON, Canada

EPIC Trainee Seminars provide a safe and supportive trainee-only space for trainees to share their work and receive feedback from their peers and network. The speakers for this session are: Angcy Xiao (supervised by Aaron Reinke): Phenotypes of wild C. elegans strains against microsporidia infection Nafisa Mahbub (supervised by Warren Chan): Automated handheld diagnostics for infectious diseases If […]