February 10-23


Monday, February 10, 12:00 - 1:00 p.m. 

Pharmacology & Therapeutics/LDI Molecular & Regenerative Medicine Seminar

Memories of arsenic promote ‘idiopathic’ environmental disease
Dr. Aaron Barchowsky
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Monday, February 10, 12:30 - 1:30 p.m. 

JGH Medical Grand Rounds

I. The history of a missed diagnosis   
Dr. Anthony Lieu    
II. Atypical hemolytic uremic syndrome   
Dr. Diana Escobar Olaya
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Monday, February 10, 4:00 - 5:00 p.m.  

Epidemiology Seminar Series

Revisiting the hazards of hazard ratios
Michal Abrahamowicz, PhD
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Tuesday, February 11, 12:00 - 1:00 p.m.

Quantitative Life Sciences Seminar Series

Translational neuroimaging strategies to better understand the pathways towards neurodegenerative disorders: human and mouse MRI studies
Mallar Chakravarty, PhD
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Tuesday, February 11, 12:00 - 1:00 p.m.

Centre for Outcomes Research and Evaluation (CORE) Guest Seminar

Challenges inherent to the execution of lifestyle-based randomized controlled trials
Robert Ross, PhD
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Tuesday, February 11, 12:00 - 1:00 p.m. 

MUHC Medical Grand Rounds

Are you transfusing wisely? Toward better use of blood products at the MUHC and beyond
Dr. Patricia Pelletier
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Wednesday, February 12, 8:00 a.m - 9:00 a.m.

Pediatric Medical Grand Rounds

Pediatric sedation: Time to wake up!
Dr. Jessica Stewart
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Wednesday, February 12 at 11:30 a.m.

Anatomy & Cell Biology Seminar Series

Role of MGP’s conserved residues in the prevention of ectopic calcification
Dr. Monzur Murshed
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Wednesday, February 12 at 12:00 p.m.

BRaIN Seminar Series

Head orientation and spatial navigation in C. elegans
Dr. Michael Hendricks
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Wednesday, February 12, 12:00 - 1:00 p.m.

CPD Wednesday E-Learning Series (WELS): Webinar only

Specialized diet for G.I. diseases 
Carolyne Brien
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Wednesday, February 12, 12:00 - 1:00 p.m.

IDIGH Program Seminar

Regulatory T cells in HIV infection: The wearer of many hats
Dr. Mohammad-Ali Jenabian
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Wednesday, February 12, 3:30 - 4:30 p.m.

Biostatistics Seminar

Confounding adjustment for multi-level treatment comparisons under lack of positivity and unknown model specification
Dr. Denis Talbot
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Wednesday, February 12, 4:00 - 5:00 p.m.

Department of Biochemistry Seminar

Structure and dynamics of the red blood cell anion exchanger membrane protein
Dr. Reinhart Reithmeier
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February 12-13

Visiting Speakers Program in Oncology

CAR T and DLBCL: From clinical trials to real world clinic
Dr. Caron Jacobson
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Thursday, February 13, 11:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.

Infection & Immunity Seminar Series

Ebola virus in control: A virus journey to late endosomal/lysosomal compartments
Dr. Marceline Cote
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Thursday, February 13, 3:00 - 4:00 p.m.

Family Medicine Research Seminar

Mentorship in academic medicine: What's all the hype?
Dr. Michele Elizov
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Thursday, February 13, 4:00 - 5:30 p.m.

Health Sciences Education Rounds

10,000 PhDs project at the University of Toronto: Using employment outcome data to inform graduate education
Dr. Reinhart Reithmeier
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Thursday, February 13, 6:30 p.m. - 7:30 p.m.

CPD Thursday Evening Learning Series (TELS): Onsite or Webinar

Colorectal cancer screening 
Dr. Alan Barkun
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Thursday, February 13, 7:30 p.m. - 8:30 p.m.

CPD Thursday Evening Learning Series (TELS): Onsite or Webinar

Pancreatic cancer 
Dr. Yen-I Chen
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Friday, February 14, 11:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.

Physiology Seminar

Fructose and the hungry brain
Dr. Melissa Chee
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Sunday, February 16 at 4:00 p.m.

I Medici di McGill Concert

Concert to raise awareness for Parkinson's disease and other movement disorders
Before the concert, Dr. Alain Dagher, neurologist at the MNI will give a 15-minute TED-like presentation on the latest discoveries and treatments of Parkinson's disease.
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Monday, February 17, 9:00 a.m. - 10:00 a.m.  

Meakins-Christie & RESP Program Research Seminar

Developing the tools for the personalized medicine revolution: Using mass spectrometry for longitudinal molecular profiling
Dr. Hannes Rӧst
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Monday, February 17, 12:00 - 1:00 p.m

Pharmacology & Therapeutics Seminar Series

Studying the mechanisms regulating receptor internalization and receptor signaling
Jenna Giubilaro
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Monday, February 17, 12:00 - 1:00 p.m.

RI-MUHC Pediatric Research Seminar

Nonsense mutation readthrough strategies for hereditary renal disease
Dr. Paul Goodyer  
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Monday, February 17, 12:30 - 1:30 p.m. 

JGH Medical Grand Rounds

Quality improvement and thrombosis: A general internal medicine shidduch 
Dr. Maral Koolian, Dr. Blair Schwartz & Dr. Vicky Tagalakis
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Monday, February 17, 4:00 - 5:00 p.m.

Epidemiology Seminar Series

Contingent inequalities – An exploration of health inequalities in the U.S. and Canada
Michael C. Wolfson, PhD
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Tuesday, February 18, 12:00 - 1:00 p.m.

IHSP/SPOT Pizza Policy Talk Series

Human rights of Canadian children with disabilities
Keiko Shikako-Thomas, PhD
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Tuesday, February 18, 12:00 - 1:00 p.m.

MUHC Medical Grand Rounds

Advancing out of hospital care with new technologies
Dr. Mark Roper
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Tuesday, February 18, 12:00 - 1:00 p.m.

Quantitative Life Sciences Seminar Series

Modeling axon-myelin relationships: Insights on signal propagation and modulation
Claire Guerrier, PhD
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Tuesday, February 18, 12:00 - 1:30 p.m. 

Quebec Network on Nursing Intervention Research (RRISIQ) Presentation

Economic analysis in nursing
Éric Tchouaket
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Tuesday, February 18, 1:15 - 4:30 p.m.

Faculty Development Office Workshop

Assessing & developing clinical reasoning skills in our learners: A shared responsibility
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Tuesday, February 18 at 4:00 p.m.

Killam Seminar Series

The mysterious interplay between LRRK2 Kinase and Rb GTPase in Parkinson’s and infectious disease
Dr. Dario Alessi
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Wednesday, February 19, 8:00 a.m - 9:00 a.m.

Pediatric Medical Grand Rounds

8th Annual Donald and Elizabeth Hillman Global Child Health Lecture
Access to essential medicines in pediatric endocrinology and diabetes
Dr. Jean-Pierre Chanoine
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Wednesday, February 19 at 11:30 a.m.

Anatomy & Cell Biology Seminar Series

Role of Rho GTPase regulatory proteins in the development of proteinuria
Dr. Tomoko Takano
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Wednesday, February 19 at 12:00 p.m.

BRaIN Seminar Series

The connected brain
Dr. Bratistav Missic
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Wednesday, February 19, 12:00 - 1:00 p.m.

CPD Wednesday E-Learning Series (WELS): Webinar only

Intermittent fasting and the ketogenic diet in diabetes 
Dr. Anne-Sophie Brazeau
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Wednesday, February 19, 3:30 - 4:30 p.m.

Biostatistics Seminar

Confounding adjustment for multi-level treatment comparisons under lack of positivity and unknown model specification
Dave Campbell, PhD
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Wednesday, February 19 at 4:00 p.m.

Frontiers in Pain Research Lecture

Overcoming statistical challenges from multimodal likelihoods
Catherine Cahill, PhD
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Thursday, February 20, 11:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.

Infection & Immunity Seminar Series

Intravital approaches to studying platelet biology and viral inflammation
Dr. Craig Jenne
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Thursday, February 20, 12:00 - 1:00 p.m.

International Masters for Health Leadership (IMHL) Online Information Session

Join IMHL Program Director Leslie Breitner for an online information session outlining the International Masters for Health Leadership at McGill University's Desautels Faculty of Management.
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Thursday, February 20, 1:00 - 2:00 p.m.

Injury, Repair & Recovery (IRR) Seminar Series

New insight in the physico-chemical and osteoinductive properties of undoped and doped b-tricalcium phosphate
Prof. Marc Bohner
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Thursday, February 20, 6:30 p.m. - 7:30 p.m.

CPD Thursday Evening Learning Series (TELS): Onsite or Webinar

Pearls in pediatric ophthalmology 
Dr. Daniela Toffoli
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Thursday, February 20, 7:30 p.m. - 8:30 p.m.

CPD Thursday Evening Learning Series (TELS): Onsite or Webinar

Cataracts update 
Dr. Mahshad Darvish
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Friday, February 21, 11:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.

Physiology Seminar

Regulation of calcium channel activity in cardiomyocytes: What is the role of auxiliary subunits?
Dr. Lucie Parent
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Friday, February 21, 1:00 - 2:00 p.m.

Bioengineering & Biomedical Engineering Research Seminar

Microstructural imaging with diffusion magnetic resonance imaging
Dr. Corey Baron
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