HBI Research Day

Research Day Poster

The HBI's 16th Annual Research Day

May 28, 2020 

Registration 8:30 am | Full-day program begins at 9 am

Libin Theatre, Health Sciences Centre, University of Calgary, Foothills Campus

Join us for the HBI's 16th annual Research Day! 

This year’s keynote speaker is Dr. Margaret M. McCarthy, PhD, James and Carolyn Frenkil Dean’s Professor and Chair, Dept of Pharmacology, Director Program in Neuroscience, University of Maryland School of Medicine.

Dr. McCarthy’s lecture is entitled Immune Origins of Sex Differences in the Brain.

The Research Day program will also include:

  • Talks by HBI researchers on injury and rehabilitation; extreme physiology; and cannabis and mental health
  • Presentations by the HBI’s Postdoctoral Researcher of the Year, Dr. Junting Huang (Dr. Gerald Zamponi), and PhD Researcher of the Year, Dr. Stefan Lang (Dr. Oury Monchi)
  • The popular Hot Topics session for trainees, as well as the opportunity to present posters during the lunch hour 

Lunch is included for all registered attendees (make sure to register), and the day will conclude with a reception in the HRIC Atrium (cash bar).

All trainees are encouraged to enter a poster. Please submit your abstract by April 3 at: Posters2020.

Registration for Research Day closes on May 15.