16th Toronto Post-ASMS Mass Spec Symposium
Free-to-Attend Mass Spectrometry Users' Meeting
October 17, 2016 (Monday), from 3:30pm to 9:30pm
Crowne Plaza Toronto Airport - 2016 New Location!!!
Oral Sessions, Poster Presentations, and Exhibition
Program Agenda
03:30pm-04:00pm: Registration and Welcome Refreshment
Oral Session 1 - Chair: Dr. Eric Reiner

04:00pm-04:20pm: Prof. Jacques Corbeil, Laval University Hospital Centre (CHUL), Quebec, QC
"High throughput mass spectrometry and machine learning approaches for biomarker discovery"
04:20pm-04:40pm: Prof. Xing-Fang Li, University of Alberta, Edmonton, AB
"Organics in water: nontargeted and targeted MS analysis"
04:40pm-05:00pm: Prof. Bingyun Sun, Simon Fraser University, Vancouver, B.C.
"Mouse Dynamic Protein Map"
05:00pm-05:20pm: Dr. Kevin Bateman, Merck, West Point, PA
"Protein Quantitation Using Mass Spectrometry in Drug Discovery"
05:20pm-06:20pm: Networking Hot Buffet Dinner Dinner Good Food & Good Science!
Oral Session 2 - Chair: Dr. Nicki Hughes

06:20pm-06:40pm: Dr. Terry Cyr, Health Canada, Ottawa, ON
"Quantitative analysis of Influenza Vaccine Antigens: How Does the Hi3 Method Compare to Methods Requiring Labeled Isotopes?"
06:40pm-07:00pm: Prof. Christoph Borchers, University of Victoria, Victoria, BC / McGill University, Montreal, QC
"Extending the Middle-Down HDX-MS Method for Residue-Level Structural Characterization of Antibody-Antigen Complexes”"
07:00pm-07:20pm: Dr. Andrei Starostine, University of Toronto, Toronto, ON
"Mass spectrometric evidence of the carbanion reaction intermediate in chlordecone environmental decomposition"
07:20pm-07:40pm: Prof. Derek Wilson, York University, Toronto, ON
"The Role of Conformational Dynamics in Differing Activity and Substrate Specificity amongst Isozymes"
07:40pm-08:10pm: Networking Dessert Break Desserts Time for something sweet!
Oral Session 3 - Chair: Prof. Lars Konermann

08:10pm-08:30pm: Prof. Travis Fridgen, Memorial University of Newfoundland, St. John's, NL
"The Physical Chemistry of Gaseous Ion-Molecule Complexes Studied by Tandem Mass Spectrometry Methods: [UnCa]2+ (n=4-6) and Endo vs Exo Complexes"
08:30pm-08:50pm: Prof. Lars Konermann, University of Western Ontario, London, ON
"Using Molecular Dynamics Simulations to Uncover the Mechanism of Supercharging in Protein ESI"
08:50pm-09:10pm: Mr. John Chapdelaine, Pharmascience, Montreal, QC
"Investigations of Stable Isotope Labelled Internal Standard Response Variability and its Impact on Study Sample Results for LC-MS/MS Methods"
09:10pm-09:30pm: Prof. Adam Rosebrock, University of Toronto, Toronto, ON
"An integrated platform for quantitative full-scan polar LC/MS metabolomics reveals structured environmental stress response in the yeast Saccharomyces cerevisiae"
And Finale of the Evening - Raffle TimeGiftCard3 Winners will be Drawn, and Each Winner will Receive a Best Buy Gift Card of $100
Please make sure you drop your business card in the box at the registration desk. If you don't have a business card, we will have the name card available for you to write your name.