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LCI Microscopy Jumpstart: A CSI Satellite Workshop - April 4-6, 2017

The Live Cell Imaging Resource Laboratory at the University of Calgary is offering a three-day intensive course on the fundamentals of optical microscopy. This non-credit course is designed for beginners in the area of optical microscopy, with an emphasis on wide field fluorescence. The course will include lectures and hands-on activities. See attached document and poster for more details.

Who: All are welcome
When: April 4-6 2017 (9:00 am - 5:00 pm)
Location: Live Cell Imaging Resource Laboratory, University of Calgary, Foothills Campus
Address: 3330 Hospital Drive NW, Calgary, Alberta T2N 4N1
FEE: $750/participant and includes course materials, lunch and refreshments for the 3 days. EARLY APPLICATION DEADLINE: MARCH 13TH 2017
Registration: https://snyder.ucalgary.ca/imaging/microscopy_jumpstart_application

2017 Scientific Meeting - Programme

Preliminary Program
30th Annual Spring Meeting of the Canadian Society for Immunology
The Banff Centre, Banff, AB
April 7 - 10, 2017

 

Friday, April 7 / Vendredi 7 Avril

15:00 – 21:00  

Registration / Inscriptions

Poster Set-up / Installation des affiches

15:00 - 19:00   Exhibitor Set-up / Installation des exposants

Poster Set-up / Installation des affiche

16:00 - 20:00   CSI Council Meeting (CSI Council only)

16:00 – 18:00  

Special Session for Trainees

18:00 – 20:00   Trainee Mixer

20:00   Exhibits Open

20:30 – 21:30   Keynote Address

Dr. David Artis, Michael Kors Professor in Immunology, Joan and Sanford I. Weill Department of Medicine, Weill Cornell Medical College, New York, NY, USA

21:30 – 23:30  

Opening Reception / Réception d’ouverture

Meet the Exhibitors / Rencontre des exposants

 


Saturday, April 8 / Samedi 8 Avril

07:00   Registration / Inscriptions

07:00 – 09:00   Breakfast / Déjeûner

Poster Set-up Odd / Installation des affiches

08:00   Meet the Exhibitors / Rencontre des exposants

     
08:30 – 12:00   Symposium 1: Immunological Memory
Chairs: Dr. Martin Richer, McGill University; Dr. Nathalie Labrecque, Centre de recherche Hôpital Maisonneuve-Rosemont, University of Montreal

Speakers:    
  • Dr. Jeff Nolz, Oregon Health and Science University, Portland, OR
  • Dr. Steve Jameson, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN
  • Dr. Donna Farber, Columbia University Medical Center, New York, NY
  • Dr. Tania Watts, University of Toronto, Toronto, ON
  • Dr. Nathalie Labrecque, University of Montreal, Montreal, PQ
  • Dr. Martin Richer, McGill University, Montreal, PQ
12:00   Exhibits Close

12:00 – 14:00   Buffet Lunch / Dîner

Poster Set-up, Recreation / Installation des affiches, Pause

14:30 – 16:30  

Workshop 1 / Atelier 1

14:30 – 16:30  

Workshop 2 / Atelier 2

16:30 – 18:30  

Special Session for Trainees

Panel discussion session for career development

18:30 – 20:00   Buffet Dinner / Souper

20:00 – 22:00   1st Poster Session / 1ère Séance d’affiches

Odd Numbered Posters / Affiches à numéros impairs

Cash bar / bar payant

Meet the Exhibitors / Rencontre des exposants

22:00   Exhibits Close / Fermeture des exposants

Remove Odd Numbered Posters / Affiches à numéros impairs

              


Sunday, April 9 / Dimanche 9 Avril

07:00 – 09:00  

Breakfast / Déjeûner

Poster Set-up Even / Installation des affiches

08:00   Meet the Exhibitors / Rencontre des exposants

08:30 – 12:00   Symposium II: NK Cells: A coming of age

Chairs: Dr. Jeanette Boudreau, Dalhousie University; Dr. Debby Burshtyn, University of Alberta

Speakers:
  • Dr. Todd Fehniger, Washington University Medical School, St. Louis, MO
  • Dr. Andrew Makrigiannis, Dalhousie University, Halifax, NS
  • Dr. Jeanette Boudreau, Dalhousie University, Halifax, NS
  • Dr. Barbara Kee, University of Chicago, IL
  • Dr. Lewis Lanier, University of California San Francisco, CA
  • Dr. André Veillette, Institut de Recherches Cliniques de Montreal (IRCM)
     
12:00   Exhibits Close / Fermeture des exposants

12:00 – 13:00   CSI Annual General Meeting / Assemblée Générale de la SCI

12:00 – 14:00   Buffet Lunch / Dîner

Poster Set-up, Recreation / Installation des affiches, Pause

13:30 – 15:30  

Workshop 3 / Atelier 3

13:30 – 15:30  

Workshop 4 / Atelier 4

15:30 – 17:30   2nd Poster Session / 2ème Séance d’affiches

Even Numbered Posters / Affiches numéros pairs

Meet the Exhibitors / Rencontre des exposants

Cash bar / Bar payant

17:30   Exhibits Close / Fermeture des exposants

Remove Even Numbered Posters / Affiches à numéros pairs

17:45 – 18:45  

Bernhard Cinader Award Lectureship / Conférence du prix Bernhard Cinader

Dr. Claude Perreault, Principal Investigator, Immunobiology Research Unit, IRIC;; Professor, Department of Medicine, Faculty of Medicine, Université de Montréal; Hematologist, Maisonneuve-Rosemont Hospital

"Know Thyself"

19:00   Banquet Dinner / Banquet
21:00   Presentation of Travel Awards and Investigator Awards

                


Monday, April 10 / Lundi 10 Avril

07:00 – 09:00   Breakfast / Déjeûner

08:30 – 12:00   Symposium III: Immunoparasitology at Mucosal Surfaces
 Co-Sponsored by NSERC Create Host-Parasite Interactions (University of Calgary)

Chairs: Dr. Derek McKay, University of Calgary; Dr. Kathy McCoy, University of Calgary

Speakers:
  • Dr. Andre Buret, University of Calgary, Calgary, AB
  • Dr. Mary Stevenson, McGill University, Montreal, PQ
  • Dr. Nathan Peters, University of Calgary, Calgary, AB
  • Dr. P'ng Loke, New York University, New York, NY
  • Dr. Carla Rothlin, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, CT
 
12:00 – 14:00   Lunch / Dîner

14:00   CSI Meeting Ends / Fin de la Conférence