The Second Annual Canadian Metabolomics Conference

Canmore, Alberta, Canada

May 1st - 2nd, 2019

Program

Wednesday, May 1

TimeEventSpeaker / Location
6:00 PM — 8:00 PM
Ice Breaker Reception
Coast Canmore Hotel & Conference Centre

Thursday, May 2

TimeEventSpeaker / Location
7:30 AM — 8:30 AM
Breakfast
8:30 AM — 8:40 AM
Welcome and Opening Remarks
Dr. David Wishart

Professor
Science | Medicine & Dentistry | Pharmacy and Pharmaceutical Sciences | Biological Sciences | Computing Science | Laboratory Medicine and Pathology
University of Alberta, Canada
8:40 AM — 9:20 AM
“Combining the Genetics of a Model Organism with Quantum Chemistry for Unknown Compound ID in Metabolomics”
Dr. Arthur Edison

Professor and GRA
Eminent Scholar in NMR Spectroscopy,
University of Georgia, USA
9:20 AM — 9:40 AM
"High-Sensitivity Lipidomics: Moving Towards In Vivo and Exosome Lipidomics" 
Dr. Dajana Vuckovic
 
Associate Professor in Bioanalytical Chemistry
Research Chair in Clinical Metabolomics, Biomarkers and Preventive Health
Concordia University, Canada 
9:40 AM — 10:20 AM
“Reducing the Global Burden of Infectious Diseases through Precision Infection Management (PIM)”
Dr. Ian Lewis

An Assistant Professor and Alberta Innovates – Health Solutions
Translational Health Chair in Metabolomics in the Department of
Biological Sciences at the University of Calgary, Canada
10:20 AM — 10:40 AM
"Assessment of a Magnetic Hyperthermia Therapy for Colorectal Liver Metastasis" 
Dr. Mireia Irazola Duñabeitia
 
Postdoctoral Fellow
University of the Basque Country, Spain 
10:40 AM — 11:00 AM
Coffee break
11:00 AM — 11:40 AM
“An Omics Approach to Understanding Parkinson’s Disease”
Dr. Stewart Graham

Assistant Professor at Oakland University-William Beaumont
School of Medicine, USA
11:40 AM — 12:00 PM
"Scalable Proteomics Analysis of Microbes (SPAM): A New Weapon for Precision Infection Management at the Clinical Level" 
Dr. Annegret Ulke-Lemée 
 
Senior Research Associate for Lewis Research Group
Department of Biological Sciences
University of Calgary, Canada 
12:00 PM — 1:00 PM
Lunch / Sponsorship Presentation

"Innovative Solutions for advancing Metabolomics and Lipidomics with the unique timsTOF systems and powerful MetaboScape 4.0"
Dr. Heino M. Heyman

Metabolomics Applications Scientist 
Bruker Scientific LLC
1:00 PM — 1:40 PM
“Longitudinal Metabolic Profling Reveals Insight into Personalized Changes in Pregnancy and Diabetes"
Dr. Hannes Röst

The Röst Lab researcher
Donnelly Centre, University of Toronto, Canada
1:40 PM — 2:00 PM
"Anti-Inflammatory and Metabolomics Studies of Excretory-Secretory Products of Hookworm"
Dr. Phurpa Wangchuk

National Health and Medical Research Council (NHMRC) Research Fellow
James Cook University, Australia
2:00 PM — 2:20 PM
"Metabolomics-Guided Food Ingredient Discovery" 
Dr. Susan J. Murch
 
Professor
Department of Chemistry
University of British Columbia Okanagan, Canada 
2:20 PM — 3:00 PM
“Untargeted Metabolomics by Multi-dimensional NMR, Computation, and Chemical Reactivity” 
Dr. Rafael Brüschweiler

Department of Chemistry & Biochemistry and Biological Chemistry & Pharmacology
The Ohio State University
Columbus, OH, USA
3:00 PM — 3:20 PM
Coffee break
3:20 PM — 4:00 PM
“Fingerprinting or Profiling by NMR: Heads or Tails?” 
Dr. Claudio Luchinat

Professor of Chemistry at the University of Florence, Director of CERM (Center of
Magnetic Resonance) and of CIRMMP (Interuniversity Consortium on Magnetic Resonance of MetalloProteins), Italy
4:00 PM — 4:20 PM
"A High-Throughput Platform for Serum Metabolomics by Multi-Segment Injection-Capillary Electrophoresis-Mass Spectrometry: Reference Ranges for a Multi-Ethnic Canadian Maternal Cohort" 
Dr. Meera Shanmuganathan
 
Research Associate
Department of Chemistry and Chemical Biology
McMaster University, Canada 
4:20 PM — 4:40 PM
Wrap-up and Closing Comments
Dr. David Wishart

Professor
Science | Medicine & Dentistry | Pharmacy and Pharmaceutical Sciences | Biological Sciences | Computing Science | Laboratory Medicine and Pathology
University of Alberta, Canada
4:40 PM — 6:00 PM
Poster Presentations / Trade Show
7:00 PM — 9:00 PM
Dinner