Thesis Defence Schedule 2014

HONOURS BIOLOGY AND PHARMACOLOGY CO-OP PROGRAM

THESIS DEFENSES 2014

      Saturday March 1, 2014 – location TBA

TIME

STUDENT

THESIS TITLE

9:00

Cody BLACK

The diffusion of methodological innovation in pharmacoepidemiology: disease risk score and high-dimensional propensity score co-authorship network analyses

9:45

Kaitlyn WERNER

The endoplasmic reticulum stress inhibitor, 4-phenylbutyrate, reduces established hypertension in the spontaneously hypertensive rat

10:30

Adnaan ESMAILJEE

Fetal and neonatal exposure to nicotine alters the expression of the components of the serotonergic system in the pancreas of PND21 Wistar rats and the INS-1E beta cell line

11:15

Joshua TERC

Activation of the pregnane X receptor accelerates intestinal epithelial wound healing by enhancing p38 MAP kinase-dependent cell migration

12:00

LUNCH

 

 

13:00

Analucia GARCIA

The effects of epigenetic modifiers, 5-azacytidine and MS-275, on the replication and cytotoxicity of bovine herpesvirus type 1 in a panel of non-small cell lung cancer cell lines

13:45

Stephanie STYPA

Suppression of inflammation is partially dependent on the metabolic sensor AMPK.

14:30

Akash GUGILLA

Epithelial Derived Cytokines Prime Hemopoietic and Eosinophil Progenitor Cell Migration to Stromal Cell-Derived Factor-1? Through Production of Th2 Cytokines

15:15

BREAK

 

 

15:45

Marco CHEUNG

The Effects of TAT-D1 Peptide on Rat Grooming and the Signaling Cascade Induced by the Dopamine D1-D2 Receptor Heteromer

16:30

Matthew SLIPEK

Early Detection of Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease using Ventilation and Perfusion Spect

17:15

Sara HALAWA

Metabolomic analysis for uncovering the mechanism of action of antibacterial inhibitors in nutrient-limited media  

HONOURS BIOLOGY AND PHARMACOLOGY CO-OP PROGRAM

THESIS DEFENSES 2014

Sunday, March 2, 2014 – location TBA

TIME

STUDENT

THESIS TITLE

9:00

Tarandeep SINGH

Investigating the role of cutaneous application of cat dander in the development of allergic

airways disease using a murine model

9:45

Sandani HAPUHENNEDIGE

 

The effects of calf muscle composition on physical functional abilities in older omen with knee osteoarthritis

10:30

Jason PARK

Validation and optimization of infrared thermography to assess changes in skin temperature within the brown adipose tissue supraclavicular

11:15

Muhammad HASSAN

Establishing a murine model of nasal colonization to study invasive pneumococcal disease in cigarette smokers

12:00

LUNCH

 

 

13:00

Ryan O’REILLY

Exploratory analysis of the impact of public listings on the private-insurance market for prescription drugs in Canada: the “Halo Effect” and generic erosion

13:45

Kyla JAMIESON

The proinflammatory response of human airway epithelial cells to concurrent bacterial and viral exposure.

14:30

Veronica NGUYEN

PAK1 inhibition potentially attenuates tubulointerstitial

fibrosis in the unilateral ureteral obstruction (UUO) in mice

15:15

BREAK

 

 

15:45

Paul LEBEAU

 

Endoplasmic reticulum stress increases the expression of PCSK9 by activating SREBP2

16:30

Yujin (Emily) LI

The effect of saturate fatty acids on monocyte phenotype and adhesion

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