Current Seminars

17/01/2012 - 18:30 - Smartphone and Tablet Medical Imaging

Presented by Greg Girard, Product Manager, Calgary Scientific. Open to the public! Tuesday, January 17, 2012, 6:30-7:30pm, Instructional Centre, Room 335. Also available via webcast. The Master of Biotechnology Program would like to thank AstraZeneca Canada Inc. for their continued support of this seminar series.

10/01/2012 - 18:30 - Schrodinger's Cat as a Biotech Business Model

Presented by Dr. Ulli Krull and Dr. Paul Piunno. All welcome. Attend in person (instructional Building, Room 335) or via webcast.

06/12/2011 - 18:30 - TELUS Health Solutions: Opportunities for Growth?

TELUS Health Solutions, a division of TELUS Corporation, is focused on the development and implementation of innovative health management solutions across Canada.  Services offered by TELUS Health Solutions include the implementation and maintenance of electronic health records, electronic insurance claims management, and pharmacy management...

29/11/2011 - 18:30 - Intelligent Medical Devices C. difficile Assay: Next Steps?

Clostridium difficile is a bacterium that causes severe diarrhea through disruption of normal intestinal flora in the gut.   This bacterium contributes to one of the leading causes of hospital acquired infections affecting over 300,000 patients in Canada each year.  Of these patients, 5% have severe disease leading to colectomy,...

22/11/2011 - 18:30 - Wireless Glucose Monitoring in Type I Diabetes Patients

Diabetes is a chronic disease affecting nearly 26 million people in the United States and this number continues to grow.  Approximately 5-10% of these patients have Type 1 Diabetes resulting in the inability of pancreatic beta cells to produce insulin, a hormone required in the regulation of carbohydrate metabolism. The regulation of...