11th Vancouver Post-ASMS Symposium
Free-to-Attend Mass Spectrometry Users' Meeting
October 19, 2023 (Thursday), from 3:00pm to 9:30pm
Hilton Vancouver Metrotown
Oral Sessions and Exhibition
Program Agenda
03:00 pm -
04:00 pm:
Registration & Welcome Refreshment Dinner Coffee and Tea and Cookies and Fruits
Oral Session 1 - Chair: Prof Christoph Borchers

04:00 pm -
04:20 pm:
Prof. Lekha Sleno, University of Quebec in Montreal, Montreal, QC
"A targeted workflow for investigating the tear proteome from healthy volunteers by LC-MS/MS"
04:20 pm -
04:40 pm:
Dr. Luis Sojo, Xenon Pharma
"Targeted Quantification of Human and Mouse Kv7.2 and Kv7.3 Ion Channels in Stably Transfected HEK293 Cells, Mouse and Rat Brains using MS with Multiple Reaction Detection "
04:40 pm -
05:00 pm:
Prof. Thibault Mayor, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, B.C.
"Achieving a temporal interactome of a co-chaperone by combining pulse SILAC to bioID proximity labeling"
05:00 pm -
05:20 pm:
Prof. Arash Zarrine-Afsar, University of Toronto, Toronto, ON
"Integrated morphometric and molecular classification of central nervous system cancers using a unified platform with picosecond infrared laser mass spectrometry"
05:20 pm -
06:20 pm:
Networking Buffet DinnerDinner Good Food & Good Science!
Oral Session 2 - Chair: Prof Lekha Sleno

06:20 pm -
06:40 pm:
Prof. Thomas Kislinger, University of Toronto, Toronto, ON
"Prostate Cancer Reshapes the Secreted and Extracellular Vesicle Urinary Proteomes"
06:40 pm -
07:00 pm:
Prof. Chris Gill, Vancouver Island University/Applied Environmental Research Laboratories, Nanaimo, BC
"High Throughput Quantitative Algal Toxin Analysis by Paper Spray Ionization Tandem Mass Spectrometry (PS-MS/MS)"
07:00 pm -
07:20 pm:
Prof. David Goodlett , University of Victoria, Victoria, B.C.
"Structural Elucidation of Lipopolysaccharides using Field Asymmetric Ion Mobility Spectrometry and Kendrick Mass Defect Plots"
07:20 pm -
07:40 pm:
Prof. Leonard Foster, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, B.C.
"An effective, deep, yet inexpensive mass spectrometry-based fingerprinting system for detecting fraudulent honey"
07:40 pm -
08:10 pm:
Networking Dessert Break Desserts Time for something sweet...
Oral Session 3 - Chair: Prof Bingyun Sun

08:10 pm -
08:30 pm:
Prof. W. Scott Hopkins, University of Waterloo, Waterloo, ON
"Coupling Ion Mobility Separation with Ion Trap Spectroscopy"
08:30 pm -
08:50 pm:
Prof. J. Rafael Montenegro Burke, University of Toronto, Toronto, ON
"Mapping the human metabolome for functional metabolomics"
08:50 pm -
09:10 pm:
Prof. Ian Lewis, University of Calgary, Calgary, AB
"Harnessing LC-MS as a tool for understanding the dynamics of bloodstream pathogens on a city-wide scale"
09:10 pm -
09:30 pm:
Ms. Stephanie Savard, Laboratory of Forensic Sciences and Forensic Medicine, Montreal, QC
"Tackling Cannabinoids Ion Suppression Issues in Biological Matrices Using Chromatographic Tools"
09:30 pm:
Raffle TimeGiftCard3 Winners will be Drawn - Each Winner will Receive a VISA Gift Card of $100
Please make sure you drop your name card in the bowl at the registration desk.