The MRM Symposium brings together basic researchers, clinicians and trainees within McGill Regenerative Medicine community.
Seize this opportunity to share your work, discover the most innovative research in regenerative medicine at McGill, build new collaborations or network for job opportunities.

May 31, 2024

McIntyre Medical Sciences Building
Palmer Amphitheatre, 6th floor.

Free for all MRM Members and their trainees

Registration and abstract submission are currently open!

Register now!    Submit your abstract

 

Please note that this event is reserved for MRM members. To verify your status, please contact us at mrm@mcgill.ca or via our contact form.

Keynote speaker
Preliminary program
Important dates
Contact
Organizing Committee
Sponsors

Keynote Speaker

Dr. Peter Zandstra

CM, PhD, FRSC, FCAHS, PEng
Director and Professor, School of Biomedical Engineering
Professor, Michael Smith Laboratories
The University of British Columbia

Learn more

The Keynote Lecture is sponsored by the Stem Cell Network.

Preliminary program

 

Registration & Opening

8:30 Registration & Opening
 8:30 – 9:00 Registration and coffee
 9:00 – 9:10 Opening Remarks
Katie Cockburn
 9:10 – 9:25 MRM Director’s Welcome
Terry Hébert

 

Session I

9:30 Session I: Regenerative Medicine – Ethics, Policy, and Clinical Translation
9:30 – 10:00 Ma’n Zawati
Associate Professor,
Department of Human Genetics, McGill University
Research Director, Centre of Genomics and Policy
10:00 – 10:15 MRM Trainee Short Talk #1
10:15 – 10:30 MRM Trainee Short Talk #2
10:30 – 10:45 MRM Trainee Short Talk #3

 

Poster Session 1

10:45 Coffee break & Poster session
10:45 – 11:30 Poster Session 1

 

Session II

11:30 Session II: Regenerative Medicine – Bioengineering
11:30 – 12:00 Darcy Wagner
Departments of Medicine and Biomedical Engineering, McGill University
12:00 – 12:15 MRM Trainee Short Talk #4
12:15 – 12:30 MRM Trainee Short Talk #5
12:30 – 12:45 MRM Trainee Short Talk #6

 

12:45 Lunch break 
12:45 – 1:45 Lunch and network

 

Session III

1:45 Session III: Stem Cells – Fundamental Mechanisms
   1:45 – 2:15 Guy Sauvageau
Professor,
Department of Medicine, Université de Montréal
   2:15 – 2:30 MRM Trainee Short Talk #7
   2:30 – 2:45 MRM Trainee Short Talk #8
   2:45 – 3:00 MRM Trainee Short Talk #9

 

Poster Session 2

3:00 Coffee break & Poster session
3:00 – 3:45 Poster Session 2

 

Session VI

3:50 Session IV: Keynote
   3:50 – 4:50 Peter Zandstra
Professor, Michael Smith Laboratories
University of British ColumbiaThe Keynote Lecture is sponsored by the Stem Cell Network.
   4:50 – 5:15 Poster and Oral Presentation Award Ceremony
Sponsored by Morphocell Technologies.
   5:15 – 5:20 Closing Remarks
Katie Cockburn
   5:20 – 6:30 Networking – Wine & Cheese

Important dates

Registration is free and open to all MRM members and their trainees. Contact us to verify your status or to become a member.

Registration Opening Date
January 10, 2024

Abstract Submission Deadline
March 15, 2024

Notification of Selected Abstracts
April 30, 2024

Registration deadline
May 3, 2024

Register now! Submit your abstract

 

Contact

 

Katie Cockburn
Chair of the MRM Scientific Programming Committee
Email

Marine Christin
MRM Program Manager
Email

Organizing Committee

  • Katie Cockburn (Chair) – Biochemistry
  • Natasha Chang – Biochemistry
  • Marine Christin – MRM Program Manager
  • Sidhanth Jayprakash – Postdoctoral Fellow, Allen Lab, ICM
  • Matt Kinsella – Bioengineering
  • Anastasia Nijnik – Physiology
  • Ciriaco Piccirillo – Microbiology & Immunology
  • Derek Rosenzweig – Surgery
  • Sabra Rostami – Postdoctoral Fellow, Moraes Lab, Chemical Engineering
  • Molly Shen – Research Assistant, Juncker Lab, Biomedical Engineering
  • Stephanie Sultan – Ph.D. Candidate, Laneuville Lab, Experimental Medicine
  • Akshaya Upadhyay – Ph.D. Candidate, Tran Lab, Dentistry

 

Sponsors

 

Gold sponsors

 

 

Silver sponsors

 

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