9th Vancouver Post-ASMS Mass Spec Symposium
Free-to-Attend Mass Spectrometry Users' Meeting
October 24, 2019 (Thursday), from 3pm to 9:30pm
Hilton Vancouver Metrotown
Oral Sessions and Exhibition
Program Agenda
03:00pm-03:40pm: Registration & Welcome Refreshment Dinner Coffee and Tea and Cookies and Fruits
Oral Session 1 - Chair: Prof. Lekha Sleno

03:40pm-04:00pm: Prof. Nicolas Bisson, Laval University/CHU Research Center of Quebec, Quebec, QC
"Proteomic analysis of EPH tyrosine kinase receptors reveals new regulation mechanisms and biological functions"
04:00pm-04:20pm: Dr. Karl Jobst, Memorial University of Newfoundland, St. John's, NL
"Top-down and bottom-up exposomics using nontargeted mass spectrometry"
04:20pm-04:40pm: Prof. Leonard Foster, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, BC
"Identifying prognostic biomarkers of acute spinal cord injury"
04:40pm-05:00pm: Prof. Jeff Smith, Carleton University, Ottawa, ON
"iTrEnDi on biomolecules and beyond: enhancing MS-based quantitative analyses using new in situ diazoalkane chemistry"
05:00pm-05:20pm: Prof. Caroline Cameron, University of Victoria, Victoria, BC
"Target Identification and Method Development for Direct Diagnosis of Syphilis via SISCAPA"
05:20pm-06:10pm: Networking Buffet DinnerDinner Good Food & Good Science!
Oral Session 2 - Chair: Prof. Tao Huan

06:10pm-06:30pm: Prof. Bingyun Sun, Simon Fraser University, Vancouver, BC
"Body-wide proteome dynamics in the understanding and assessment of multiorgan drug responses"
06:30pm-06:50pm: Mr. Kevork Mekhssian, Altasciences, Laval, QC
"A sensitive LC-HRMS method for the quantitation of dystrophin protein in human muscle tissue"
06:50pm-07:10pm: Dr. Eric Bonneil, University of Montreal, Montreal, QC
"Segmented Ion Fractionation and High Field Asymmetric Waveform Ion Mobility Spectrometry expands proteome coverage to uncover sequence variants”"
07:10pm-07:30pm: Dr. Dayue Shang, Environment Canada, Vancouver, BC
"Chemical differentiation of CITES-Protected Dalbergia Timber using DART/QToF and TSP/GC/MS"
07:30pm-08:00pm: Networking Dessert Break Desserts Time for something sweet...
Oral Session 3 - Chair: Prof. Jeff Smith

08:00pm-08:20pm: Prof. Derek Wilson, York University, Toronto, ON
"Illuminating the 'Dark Stage' of Amyloidogenesis in Neurodegenerative Disease Drug Development"
08:20pm-08:40pm: Prof. Lekha Sleno, UQAM, Montreal, QC
"Studying the metabolism of environmental contaminants by LC-MS/MS"
08:40pm-09:00pm: Dr. Jonathan St-Germain, Princess Margaret Hospital, Toronto, ON
"FBXO11 Network Identifies Novel Disease-Relevant Interaction with the Ubiquitin-Specific Protease USP28"
09:00pm-09:20pm: Dr. Kaveh Kahen, Sigma Analytical Services, Toronto, ON
"The use of mass spectrometry for quality control and understanding the complex chemistry of cannabis and its therapeutic effects"
Raffle TimeGiftCard3 Winners will be Drawn - Each Winner will Receive a VISA Gift Card of $100
Please make sure to drop your name card in the bowl at the registration desk.