Upcoming events

Research Symposium

Our next event is taking place in Fall 2022. Check back in for more details!

Past symposia

June 2022

COVID-19 in children: Understanding diverse outcomes

  • Dr. Petter Brodin

Assessing the Ability of COVID-19 mRNA Vaccines to Elicit Antibodies Against SARS-CoV-2 Variants of Concern

  • Fatima Yaseen

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April 2022

Guardians of the oral and nasopharyngeal Galaxy – IgA and protection against SARS-CoV-2 infection

  • Dr. Jen Gommerman

Prognostic peripheral blood biomarkers at ICU admission predict COVID-19 clinical outcomes

  • Melina Messing, MSc

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February 2022

Galectin 8 is a novel sensor of intracellular SARS-CoV-2 targeting Spike protein for autophagy—evasion by 3CLpro cleavage

  • Dr. Christopher Overall

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December 2021

Development of neutralizing single-chain antibodies against SARS-CoV-2

  • Dr. Horacio Bach

Angiotensin receptor blockers (ARBs) CORONA Program, COVID-19 and Immunity Research Collaboration Opportunities

  • Dr. Jim Russell

November 2021

Post-COVID-19 symptoms: Auto-antibodies as a potential mechanism

  • Dr. Christopher Carlsten
  • Dr. Manali Mukherjee

Tracking the COVID-19 vaccine T cell response

  • Chad Poloni

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June 2021

  • Dr. Mark Brockman
  • Dr. Don Sin

March 2021

  • Dr. Kelly McNagny
  • Dr. Josef Penninger
  • Dr. Michael Chen

January 2021

  • Dr. Bob Hancock
  • Dr. Ted Steiner

December 2020

  • Dr. Stuart Turvey
  • Dr. Suzanne Vercauteren
  • Dr. Pascal Lavoie
  • Dr. Agatha Jassem

Useful sites

  1. Canadian COVID-19 Genomics Network (CanCOGeN)
  2. BC COVID Biobank
  3. SFU's Pandemic Research
  4. UBC COVID-19 Research
  5. BC Children's Hospital Research Institute COVID-19 Studies

If there are other resources you would like to see here, please email James at jzlosnik@bcchr.ca 


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