Toxicology (990 Series) Seminar

The Toxicology Centre 990 Seminar Series for the 2015-2016 academic year has now concluded.  The seminar will commence again in Fall 2016.

Thank you to all presenters and attendees for making this year's seminar series a success!

2015-2016 Seminar Schedule

Toxicology Program (990 Series)

Seminars will be held at 12:30 p.m., Mondays,
Rm. 2104, WCVM, E-mail abstracts to fiona.price@usask.ca
or call 966-7441 (Fiona Price) for further information

2014-2015 Seminar Schedule
2013-2014 Seminar Schedule
2012-2013 Seminar Schedule

DateNameTopic
7-Sep-15 NO SEMINAR - UofS CLOSED (LABOUR DAY)
14-Sep-15 Dr. Dave Janz Graduate Chair Toxicology Graduate Program New Student Orientation LOCATION: Room 123 - Toxicology Centre @ 12:00 PM
21-Sep-15 David Saunders Toxicology Graduate Student - Dr. Giesy The Reasons To Go (Or Not To Go) To Seminar
28-Sep-15 Jennifer Briens Toxicology Graduate Student - Dr. Weber Linking a Toxic Glucose Metabolite to Glycemic Response & Cardiovascular Effects in an Omnivore Compared to a Carnivore
5-Oct-15 NO SEMINAR - CEW
12-Oct-15 NO SEMINAR - THANKSGIVING
19-Oct-15 Kean Steeves Toxicology Graduate Student - Drs. Hogan/Hontela Assessing Biological Effects of Municipal Wastewater Effluent Using the Fathead Minnow Reproductive Bioassay
26-Oct-15 Dr. Lorne Doig Toxicology Centre Community-Based Environmental Monitoring in the NWT: The Slave River Watershed Environmental Effects Monitoring Program
2-Nov-15 NO SEMINAR - SETAC NORTH AMERICA
9-Nov-15 NO SEMINAR - FALL MIDTERM BREAK
16-Nov-15 Lawrence D'Silva Toxicology Graduate Student - Drs. Liber/Doig Factors Affecting Seasonal Phosphorus Mobilization from Prairie Reservoir Sediment, Buffalo Pound Lake, SK
23-Nov-15 Derek Green Toxicology Graduate Student - Drs. Janz/Jardine Mercury, Bioenergetics & Hydroelectric Reservoirs: Implications for Reservoirs & Fisheries
30-Nov-15 Melissa Driessnack Toxicology Graduate Student- Dr. Niyogi Interactive Effects of Chronic Waterborne Metal (Cd, Cu, Ni & Zn) Exposures, Singly & in Binary Mixtures, on Fathead Minnow (Pimephales promelas ) Reproduction
7-Dec-15 Hattan Alharbi Toxicology Graduate Student - Dr. Giesy #1 Inhibition of ABC Transport Proteins by Oil Sands Process Affected Water
14-Dec-15 NO SEMINAR - END OF SEMESTER
4-Jan-16 Jon Doering Toxicology Graduate Student - Dr. Hecker Identifying Mechanisms for Differences in Sensitivity Among Species & Life-Stages of Fishes to Chemicals of Concern
11-Jan-16 Kyle James Toxicology Graduate Student - Dr. Siciliano Predicting Polycyclic Aromatic Hydrocarbon Bioavailability from Ingested Soil
18-Jan-16 Yusaf Saibu Toxicology Graduate Student - Dr. Niyogi Interactive Effects of Metal Mixtures on Distribution & Accumulation of Metals in the Gills of Rainbow Trout
25-Jan-16 Timothy Tse Toxicology Graduate Student - Drs. Jones/Doig Inferring Long-Term Algal Dynamics in Prairie Reservoirs (Saskatchewan, Canada) Through Environmental DNA in Cores of Sediments
1-Feb-16 Amy Jimmo Toxicology Graduate Student - Drs. Siciliano/Stewart Persistence & Toxicity of Garlon XRT® (Triclopyr) & Arsenal Powerline® (Imazapyr) in Soils Along Transmission Right-of-Ways in the Yukon Territory
8-Feb-16 Dayna Shultz Toxicology Graduate Student - Dr. Hecker Determination of Acute & Sub-Chronic Toxicity of Emerging Contaminants to Early Life Stages of Rainbow Trout (Oncorhynchus mykiss)
15-Feb-16 NO SEMINAR - SPRING BREAK
22-Feb-16 Kevin White Toxicology Graduate Student - Dr. Liber Identification & Evaluation of Chemicals of Potential Concern to Aquatic Life in Oil Sands Process-Affected Water from Base Mine Lake, Alberta
29-Feb-16 Erin Maloney Toxicology Graduate Student - Dr. Liber/Morrissey Characterizing the Cumulative Toxicity of Neonicotinoid Insecticides to Chironomus dilutus
7-Mar-16 Vanessa Cowan Toxicology Graduate Student - Drs. Blakley/Singh Effects of Ergot (Claviceps purpurea ) in Feed on Cardiovascular & Endocrine Physiology of Saskatchewan Beef Cows
14-Mar-16 Ashley Moate Toxicology Graduate Student - Dr. Hecker/Jardine Investigating the Potential Effects of Pollutants on the Rainbow Trout (Oncorhynchus mykiss) Gastrointestinal Microbiome
21-Mar-16 Greg Guenther Toxicology Graduate Student - Dr. Bharadwaj Mechanism of Action of Estrogenic Endocrine Disrupting Chemicals
28-Mar-16 Kristin Bianchini Toxicology Graduate Student - Dr. Morrissey Investigating the Mechanistic Links Between Industrial Pollutant Exposure & Migratory Performance Among Shorebird Species
4-Apr-16 Hattan Alharbi Toxicology Graduate Student - Dr. Giesy #2 The Role of Oxidative Stress in the Toxicity of Oil Sands Process Affected Water
11-Apr-16 NO SEMINAR - END OF SEMESTER