Grand Rounds

Grand Rounds Schedule

The Department of Pathology Grand Rounds are held on Thursdays from 12-1 pm at the Victoria General hospital site.

Dates for the 2018-2019 academic year have been scheduled; speakers and topics are still being confirmed. For updates, corrections, or to be added to the mailing list, please contact

Date Speaker(s) Topic Venue
20 September 2018

1. Mohammed Sultan

2. Alexi Surette

3. Namit Holay

1. An in vivo genome-wide RNAi screen identifies novel paclitaxel response mediators in breast cancer

2. Treatment of HER2 positive breast cancer with trastuzumab upregulates nuclear expression of IRF6

3. The Story of an Early T Cell

VG Auditorium
18 October 2018 Jennifer Duncan

Donors & Dollars:  Ethical and Practical Aspects of Paid Plasma Donation in Canada

VG Auditorium
15 November 2018 Manal Elnenaei Adding Clinical Value to Laboratory Results Via Reflex and Reflective Strategies; Potential for Early Detection of Pituitary Dysfunction VG Auditorium
17 January 2019 Karen Bedard Identifying Casual Variants in Autosomal Dominant Conditions VG Auditorium
21 February 2019 Ross Davidson

Advances in Identification of Blood Stream Infections

VG Auditorium
18 April 2019 Shashi Gujar Immuno-Metabolomics in Cancer Immunotherapy: A Clinician's Guide

16 May 2019 cancelled cancelled  
20 June 2019 Mike Carter TBA