Podium Presentations

Occurring in parallel in two separate rooms: VC101 and VC115.
Put your favourite talks into your calendars!

Room: VC101

1:15 - 1:35 pm
Stephanie Iwasa Morshead/Popovic Lab
Biomaterials, Tissue Engineering and Regenerative MedicineElectrical Stimulation of the Brain for Neural Precursor Cell Migration

1:35 - 1:55 pm
Abdullah Syed Chan Lab
Nanotechnology, Molecular Imaging and Systems Biology
A Fluorescent Label for 3D Optical Imaging of Administered Substances in Tissues

1:55 - 2:15 pm
Andrew Lim Drake Lab/Diller Lab
Engineering in Clinical Setting
A Micro-Scale Wirelessly Actuated Magnetic Surgical Tool for Minimally Invasive Grasping

2:15 - 2:35 pm
Ryan Koh Zariffa Lab
Neural, Sensory Systems and Rehabilitation
Classification of Naturally Evoked Compound Action Potentials in Peripheral Nerve Recordings Using Spatiotemporal Signatures

2:35 - 2:55 pm
Rachel Reding Andrysek Lab
Best Student Seminar Presentation
Designing a Standalone Wearable Sensor System to Study the Internal Mechanism of a Stance-Phase Control Prosthetic Knee

Room: VC115

1:15 - 1:35 pm
Nathan Soucier Drake Lab
Neural, Sensory Systems and Rehabilitation
Development of an MRI-guided Robotic Platform for Focused Ultrasound Induced Sonothrombolysis of Brain Intraventricular Blood Clots

1:35 - 1:55 pm
Muammar Kabir Yadollahi Lab
Engineering in Clinical Setting
Increases in Heart Sound Intensity following Respiratory Events are Positively Correlated with Drops in Oxygen Saturation during the Events

1:55 - 2:15 pm
Jessica Yu Fernandez-Gonzalez Lab
Nanotechnology, Molecular Imaging and Systems Biology
Molecular Mechanisms of Polarized Cell Behaviour During Axis Elongation

2:15 - 2:35 pm
Vanessa Bianchi Kandel Lab
Biomaterials, Tissue Engineering and Regenerative Medicine
The Repair of Critically Sized Osteochondral Defects with Re-differentiated Chondrocytes Results in the Formation of Collagen Type 2-Containing Granulation Tissue

2:35 - 2:55 pm
Sarah House Chau Lab
Best Student Seminar Presentation
Evaluation of a Motor Imagery Electroencephalography Brain-Computer Interface as a Communication Modality for Children with Cerebral Palsy