September 18—December 4, 2023

Scientist Lecture Series - Fall 2023

Subscribe to the newsletter


Recent Developments in Elite Research Laboratories around the World

IRIC presents the 36nd edition of its Distinguished Scientist Lecture Series, with a full ten part program.

Join us on Mondays at 11:30 am, to learn about the latest findings in cancer research with leading biomedical investigators from Canada, USA and Europe.



From 11:30 a.m. 1o 12:30 p .m.
Lecture in English
Free entrance

Pavillons Marcelle et Jean Coutu
2950, chemin de Polytechnique
** Local 1360, Pavillon André-Aisenstadt
Campus of Université de Montréal


Discover the program



Bertrand Routy |Centre hospitalier de l’Université de Montréal (CHUM) Montréal, QC, Canada
The Future of Oncology Relies on the Gut Microbiome
2* OCT
David J. Reiner |Institute of Biosciences and Technology,Texas A&M University Houston, TX, USA
C. elegans VPCs as a Model for Ras Effector Switching
16 OCT
Yi Ren |Vanderbilt University School of Medicine, Nashville, TN, USA
Mechanisms and Viral Inhibition of mRNA Nuclear Export
23 OCT
Laura Trinkle-Mulcahy |University of Ottawa, Ottawa, ON, Canada
Mapping the Dynamic Regulation of Targeted Protein Phosphatase Activity
31* OCT
Loïc Fort |School of Medicine – Vanderbilt University, Nashville, TN, USA
Apoptosis, Nucleotides and Cell Tension: Investigating Mechanisms Regulating Stem Cell Conversion to the Cardiac Lineage
7* NOV
Carino Gurjao |Columbia University, NYC, USA
Cancer Mutations: Sensors and Triggers
13 NOV
Kenji Sugioka |The University of British Columbia, Vancouver, BC, Canada
Cortical Flow-dependent Symmetry-breaking of Cytokinesis During Embryogenesis
14* NOV
Diane Haakonsen |Berkely, University of Columbia, USA
Mechanism and Function of Accurate Stress Response Silencing
20 NOV
Lynne E. Maquat |University of Rochester, Rochester, NY, USA
Nonsense-mediated mRNA Decay in Human Health and Disease
27** NOV
Lia Paim |Department of Anatomy and Cell Biology, McGill University, Montréal, QC, Canada
Building the Mitotic Spindle: Control of Microtubule Dynamics for Chromosome Segregation Fidelity
4* DEC
Antoine Italiano |Institut Bergonie, Bordeaux, France
Tertiary Lymphoid Structures and Cancer Immunotherapy: Insights and Perspectives