Comparative Physiology Invited Speaker Series

Fall 2018

Seminars on Mondays @ 12:00-1:00 pm Biological Sciences Building room 2200

(unless otherwise indicated under the date)

 

Cookies and coffee @ 11:45 am

To update title/speaker changes, please contact
Colin Brauner (
brauner”at”zoology”dot”ubc”dot”ca)

 

Date

Speaker

Title of Talk

Host Lab

Sept. 10

Michael Yartsev,

UC Berkeley

Neurobiological investigation of vocal production learning in the mammalian brain.

Altshuler

Sept. 17

David Randall Lecture:

George Iwama,

Quest University

Till Death Do Us Part;

Stress, Love and Joy;

Another Day with Dave.

Brauner

Sept. 24

Bill Milsom

UBC

Flying High - multiple strategies for obtaining oxygen at altitude in birds.

 

Oct. 1

Glenn Crossin,

Dalhouise University

Effects of captive breeding: impacts of hatcheries on the physiology, behaviour and survival of Atlantic salmon broodstock when released back into the wild.

Brauner

Oct. 8

No Seminar

Thanksgiving

Oct. 15

Doug Altshuler

UBC

Biomechanics and neural control of complex locomotion.

 

Oct. 22

*William Hoar Lecture:

Roger Seymour

University of Adelaide

(Beaty Auditorium)

The physiology of fossils:

How fossil bones can infer metabolic status of extinct dinosaurs and human ancestors.

Shadwick

Oct. 29

No Seminar

APS Intersociety Meeting

 

Nov. 5

Justin Henry,

Henry Aquaculture Consultant Inc.

Land based salmon farming: Myth or reality?

Brauner

Nov. 12

No Seminar

Remembrance Day

Nov. 19

Marjorie Oleksiak,

RSMAS, U Miami

Adaptation: from among to within populations.

Wood

Nov. 26

Tania Lam

UBC Kinesiology

Using (and improving?) our senses to improve the recovery of walking after neurotrauma.

Brauner

 

* Coffee and cookies at 11:30 am in the Black Hole and the seminar is at 12:00 in the Beaty Biodiversity Museum Auditorium

Spring 2019

 

Date

Speaker

Title of Talk

Host Lab

Jan. 14

TBA

Integrative Organismal Biology Job Search

 

Jan. 21

TBA

Integrative Organismal Biology Job Search

 

Jan. 28

TBA

Integrative Organismal Biology Job Search

 

Feb. 4

TBA

Integrative Organismal Biology Job Search

 

Feb. 11

 

 

Feb. 18

No Seminar

Winter Break

 

Feb. 24

 

 

 

Mar. 4

 

 

 

Mar. 11

P.W. Hochacka Memorial Lecture:

Gretchen Hoffman

UC Santa Barbara

TBA

Schulte

Mar. 18

John Gosline Memorial Lecture:

Doug Fudge,

Chapman University

TBA

Shadwick/

Altshuler

Mar. 25