SRGC 2020

Virtual Conference

November 12 - 13. 2020

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SRGC 2020 Virtual Program

 

Thursday, 12 NoVEMBER

 

1:00 - 1:15pm

Welcome Remarks by SRGC President  Anie Philip

Opening Remarks by Co-chairs:  Andrew Leask/ Aziz Ghahary

1:15-1:45pm

SRGC State-of-the-art Lecture

Dr. Ted Tredget

1:45 – 3:00pm

Session I:  Wound Healing, Inflammation and Fibrosis

Moderators: Aziz Ghahary/Amani Hassan

1:45pm

Veronique Moulin, University Laval
Role of PlGF-1 contained in cutaneous myofibroblast-derived microvesicles in the production of extracellular matrix

2:00pm

Christopher Turner, University of British Columbia

Granzyme B: A Key Mediator of Age-Impaired Wound Healing Caused by Pressure Injury

2:10pm

Katlyn Richardson, University of British Columbia

Granzyme K Is A Potential Therapeutic Target for Aging Skin

2:20pm

Brian Wu, University Health Network

EphB4 Signaling in The Development of Pulmonary Fibrosis

2:30pm

Maha Alsharqi, McGill University

Regulation of Pulmonary Fibrosis By CD109 In A Murine Model

2:40pm

Antoinette Nguyen, University of Alberta
The Identification of Monocyte Subpopulations and Macrophage Phenotypes During Wounding Healing in the Dermal Fibrotic Mouse Model

2:45pm

Lindy Schaffrick , University of Alberta

Chemokine Response During Wound Healing After Burn Injured Patients

2:50pm

Meryem Safoine, LOEX

Enhanced Diabetic Wound Healing Using Adipose-Derived Stromal Cell-Based Biological Dressings Produced Under Serum-Free Conditions

2:55pm

Holly Sparks, University of Calgary

QHREDS Peptide-Modified Hydrogels Improve Wound Healing in A Human to Mouse Xenograft Model

 

3:00 - 3:15pm

Poster Session I & Coffee Break

 

3:15-3:45pm

SRGC Excellence in Skin Research Lecture

Dr.Michael Underhill

 

3:45 – 5:00pm

Session II: Microenvironment

Moderators: Lucie Germain/Meryem Safoine

3:45pm

Andrew Leask, University of Saskatchewan

Insights into Fibroblast Plasticity: Cellular Communication Network 2 Is Required for Activation of Cancer-Associated Fibroblasts in A Murine Model of Melanoma

4:00pm

Hana Hakami, McGill University

Fibulin-4 And Latent Transforming Growth Factor-Β Binding Protein-4 Cell Interactions in Elastogenesis

4:15pm

Mathias Lemarchand, LOEX

Substance P, CGRP And Aminoguanidine Improve Re-Epithelialization In Vitro In A Glycated Tissue-Engineered Wound Healing Model

4:25pm

Rong-Mo Zhang, McGill University

Fibrillin-1 And Fibronectin RGD Motifs Post-Transcriptionally Regulate ERK1/2 Signaling and Fibroblast Proliferation Via miR-1208

4:35pm

Valentin Nelea, McGill University

Role of N-linked glycans in Fibulin-5 and LTBP-4S mediated matrix assembly and function

4:40pm

Qianli Yang, University of British Columbia

Non-Melanocytic Cellular Changes in Vitiligo Skin Microenvironment and Their Correlation with Clinical Phenotype and Response to Therapy

4:45pm

Shivshankari Rajkumar, McGill University

Combination BRAF And MEK Inhibition Is Effective in The Treatment of BRAF Non-P. V600 Mutant Melanomas with Co-Occurring NF1 Loss-Of-Function or Oncogenic NRAS Alterations

4:50pm

Gaurav Isola, McGill University

Staphylococcus Aureus Proteoglycans Can Limit Type 2 T Cell Differentiation: Implications For Atopic Dermatitis

4:55pm

Closing Remarks of the Day 1 

 

Friday, 13 NOVEMBER

 

1:00 – 1:15pm

Opening Remarks

 

1:15-1:45pm

SRGC State-of-the-art Lecture

Dr. Jeff Biernaskie

1:45 – 3:00pm

Session III: Novel analytical approaches

Moderators: Michael Underhill/ Katlyn Richardson

1:45pm

Amani Hassan, McGill University

CD109 Activates EGFR/STAT3 Signaling in Squamous Cell Carcinoma

2:00pm

Carolyn Jack, McGill University

Patient-Centered Development of a Mobile Health Application for Integrated Knowledge Translation in Adult Atopic Dermatitis

2:15pm

Vladimir Andrey Gimenez Rivera, McGill University

Identifying the Cutaneous Molecular Signature of Chronic Inflammation in Atopic Dermatitis: Approaching personalized medicine through proteomics

2:25pm

Anastasiya Muntyanu, McGill University

Geographic Clustering of Systemic Sclerosis in Canada And Study of Potential Environmental Triggers

2:35pm

Brice Magne, LOEX

Development of A Skin Pigmentation Model for The Study of Melanocytes and Photobiology

2:40pm

Garima Kulshreshtha, University of Ottawa

Eggshell Membranes: A Collagenous Biomaterial for Cosmetics and Skin Health Applications

2:45pm

Manar H. Younes, University of Ottawa

Use of Seaweeds in Cosmetics and Skin-Care Applications

2:50pm

Ling Wu, University of Ottawa

Particalized Eggshell Membrane (PEM) For Cosmetics and Biomedical Applications

2:55pm

Emilie Attiogbe, LOEX

A New 3D Vascularized Skin Model Containing Immune Cells Reconstructed by Tissue Engineering

 

3:00- 3:15pm

Poster Session II & Coffee Break

 

3:15-3:45pm

SRGC Frontiers in Science Lecture

Dr. Pierre A. Coulombe

 

3:45 – 4:45pm

Session IV: Clinical and therapeutic considerations

Moderators: Julie Fradette/ Brice V Magne

 

3:45pm

Luciola Silva Barcelos, Université Laval

Effects of Sodium Butyrate on Vascularisation and Matrix Remodelling in A Model of Granulation Tissue in Mice - Involvement of The Receptor Gpr43

4:00pm

Aishwarya Iyer, University of Alberta

Assessment of T-Cell Repertoire in Non-Hodgkin’s T-Cell Lymphomas

4:05pm

Ilya Mukovozov, University of British Columbia

Preliminary Results from The Hidradenitis Suppurativa Patient Experience (Hspe) Survey

4:10pm

Aaron Drucker, University of Toronto

Antihypertensive Medication Use and Risk of Skin Cancer

4:25pm

Raymond Milan, McGill University

Sex Differences in Patterns of Systemic Agents’ Use Among Individuals with Psoriasis

4:30pm

Jennifer Gantchev, RI-McGill University

The Relationship Between Meiomitosis, The meictGene HORMAD1 And Genomic Instability in Head and Neck Squamous Cell Carcinomas

4:35pm

Philip Surmanowicz, University of Alberta

Primary Cutaneous CD4+ Small/Medium-Sized Pleomorphic T-Cell Lymphoproliferative Disorder: The Alberta Perspective and Review of The Literature

4:40pm

Ivan V Litvinov, SRGC President-elect

SRGC 2021 announcement

4:45pm

Closing Remarks - Awards Ceremony

5:00pm

Board Meeting

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