12th Montreal Post-ASMS Mass Spec Symposium
Free-to-Attend Mass Spectrometry Users' Meeting
October 17, 2017 (Tuesday), from 3:30pm to 9pm
Holiday Inn Pointe Claire
Parellel Oral Sessions, Poster Presentations, and Exhibition

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Program Agenda
03:30pm-04:15pm: Registration and Welcome Refreshment
Parallel Session I Before Dinner: Chaired by Prof. Lekha Sleno

04:15pm-04:35pm: Prof. Demian Ifa, York University, Toronto, ON
"Applications of desorption electrospray ionisation imaging mass spectrometry (DESI-IMS) to forensics and natural products"
04:35pm-04:55pm: Dr. Mehran Alaee, Environment and Climate Change Canada, Burlington, ON
"Determination of Nitro-Musks in Wastewater Using QuECheRS Method Combined with Electron Capture Negative Ion GC/Tandem Mass Spectrometry"
04:55pm-05:15pm: Dr. Andrew James, Sanofi Pasteur, Toronto, ON
"An adapted top-down LC-MS approach for screening lipid-modified proteins"
Parallel Session II Before Dinner: Chaired by Prof. Christoph Borchers

04:15pm-04:35pm: Prof. Pierre Thibault, University of Montreal, Montreal, QC
"Gas phase ion fractionation extends protein detection beyond current boundaries"
04:35pm-04:55pm: Prof. Leonard Foster, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, B.C.
"Project Julienne: Extreme GeLC-MS for improved proteome coverage and identification of alternative spliceoforms"
04:55pm-05:15pm: Prof. Oleg Krokhin, University of Manitoba, Winnipeg, MB
"Peptide retention time prediction and separation orthogonality in 2D LC-MS systems for bottom-up proteomics: (high pH RP / HILIC / SCX) x low pH RP"
05:15pm-06:15pm: Networking Hot Buffet Dinner Dinner Good Food & Good Science!
Parallel Session I After Dinner: Chaired by Prof. Ann English

06:15pm-06:35pm: Prof. Rebecca Jockusch, University of Toronto, Toronto, ON
"Making ions shine with mass spectrometry and UV/vis spectroscopy: powerful potential and potential pitfalls"
06:35pm-06:55pm: Dr. Eric Reiner, Ontario Ministry of the Environment and Climate Change, Toronto, ON
"Multidimensional Chromatography as a Routine Analytical Method: Are we there yet?"
06:55pm-07:15pm: Dr. Yuyong Ke, EndoCeutics, Quebec City, QC
"A highly sensitive LC-MS/MS method for the simultaneous quantitation of 3α and 3β androstane-3,17β diol in post-menopausal serum"
07:15pm-07:30pm: "Poster Presentations I" Chaired by Dr. Alexandra Furtos
Parallel Session II After Dinner: Chaired by Prof. Jeff Smith

06:15pm-06:35pm: Prof. Thibault Mayor, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, B.C.
"Stressed Proteomes Scrutinized by Mass Spectrometry"
06:35pm-06:55pm: Prof. Christoph Borchers, University of Victoria, Victoria, BC / McGill University, Montreal, QC
"Multiplex MRM-assays to quantify 500 plasma proteins for molecular phenotyping of mouse strains”"
06:55pm-07:15pm: Prof. John Marshall, Ryerson University, Toronto, ON
"The endogenous tryptic peptides of EDTA plasma from Alzheimer’s Dementia, Heart Attack, Sepsis, Ovarian Cancer, Breast Cancer, and Multiple Sclerosis alongside institution/study matched normal controls"
07:15pm-07:30pm: "Poster Presentations II" Chaired by Prof. Karen Waldron
07:30pm-08:00pm: Networking Dessert Break Desserts Time for something sweet!
Plenary Session Finale: Chaired by Dr. Eric Reiner

08:00pm-08:20pm: Mr. Sébastien Gagné, Institut de recherche Robert-Sauvé en santé et en Sécurité du travail, Montreal, QC
"Evaluation of a Novel Combination Sampler/Reagent with Liquid Chromatography Coupled to Tandem Mass Spectrometry Detection to Measure 4,4'-Methylenediphenyldiisocyanate Atmospheres"
08:20pm-08:40pm: Dr. Daina Avizonis, McGill Metabolomics Core Facility, Montreal, QC
"Going beyond the steady state with mass spectrometry based stable isotope analysis to better understand metabolism in disease states"
08:40pm-09:00pm: Dr. Nicki Hughes, Biopharma Services, Toronto, ON
"Data to Support the Health Canada Oct 2015 notice by evaluating the stability of Nifedipine in human plasma"
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.