February 17 - March 1


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, 3:00 - 4:30 p.m.

Division of Social & Transcultural Psychiatry Speaker Series
Does social and transcultural psychiatry have a political agenda? Should it?
Dr. Vincenzo Di Nicola

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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, 9:00 a.m. - 10:00 a.m.

Global Mental Health Webinar Series
Critical, Cultural and Practical Perspectives

Building back better: Leveraging post-conflict and disaster situations to develop and scale public mental health in Liberia
Janice Cooper, PhD
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Friday, February 21, 9:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.

Healthy Brains, Healthy Lives (HBHL) Wellness Day

Don't miss this day of research-based workshops on stress, healthy technology habits and sleep – all given by neuroscientists.
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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, 12:00 - 1:00 p.m.

Pharmacology & Therapeutics Seminar Series

Pharmacological and nanotherapeutic modulators of glioblastoma and its microenvironment
Issan Zhang
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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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Monday, February 24, 9:00 a.m. - 10:00 a.m.  

Meakins-Christie and RESP Program Research Seminar

Single-cell RNA reveals the complexity and heterogeneity of infection processes
Dr. Antoine-Emmanuel Saliba
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Monday, February 24, 12:00 - 1:00 p.m.  

Pharmacology & Therapeutics Seminar Series

Engineering phosphorus-containing molecules as tools for biochemical investigations into age-related diseases
Dr. Youla Tsantrizos
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Monday, February 24, 12:30 - 1:30 p.m. 

JGH Medical Grand Rounds

Exercising the heart – some positive “stress” for a change  
Dr. Ann Walling
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Monday, February 24 at 1:15 p.m.

Pathology Scientific Lecture Series

Radiology & pathology correlation of breast lesions
Dr. Hua Yang
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Monday, February 24, 4:00 - 5:00 p.m.

Department of Biochemistry Seminar

CryoEM: applications for cell biology, the insulin receptor, and other oddities
Mike Strauss
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Tuesday, February 25, 12:00 - 1:00 p.m.

MUHC Medical Grand Rounds

Not all hives are urticaria
Dr. Elena Netchiporouk
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Tuesday, February 25, 12:00 - 1:00 p.m.

Quantitative Life Sciences Seminar Series

Revisiting the link-species scaling relationship in ecological networks
Dr. Timothee Poisot
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Tuesday, February 25, 12:00 - 1:00 p.m.

Goodman Cancer Research Centre Special Seminar

Obesity and cancer: How can we break the link?
Rachel J. Perry, PhD
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Tuesday, February 25 at 4:30 p.m.  

Faculty Council Meeting

This meeting is open to all members of the Faculty, including students and residents.
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February 25-26

3rd Annual TACC Conference

This Conference “The Next Generation” is an opportunity to meet world-renowned experts in the field of autism. Join us as we learn about the next generation of autism care, investigate new directions in fundamental and clinical autism research and get updated on current research networks and cohorts.
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Wednesday, February 26, 12:00 - 1:00 p.m.

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

Update on sinusitis  
Dr. Joseph S. Schwartz
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Wednesday, February 26, 12:00 - 1:00 p.m.

IDIGH Program Seminar

Molecular tool box to tackle leishmaniasis
Dr. Rubens Monte-Neto
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Wednesday, February 26, 4:00 - 5:00 p.m.

Alan Edwards Pain Management Rounds

Québec Network of Junior Pain Investigators 
The importance of knowledge transfer: Student-led strategies to reach the broader public
Presenters: Catherine Paré, Don Daniel Ocay & Maxime Mireault
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Wednesday, February 26, 4:30 - 6:00 p.m.

Social Studies of Medicine Seminar    

Genetown: Boston and the modern biotechnology industry
Prof. Robin Scheffler
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Thursday, February 27, 9:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.

Dementia Education & Support Workshop 101 for Family Caregivers

This workshop will educate and empower caregivers and provide them with the necessary resources to turn to in the community for support.
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Thursday, February 27, 3:00 - 4:00 p.m.

Family Medicine Research Seminar  
Caring community: An innovative model of patient and citizen partnership in primary care
Dr. Antoine Boivin & Ghislaine Rouly
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Thursday, February 27, 6:30 p.m. - 7:30 p.m.

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

Conductive hearing loss and bone-anchored implants 
Dr. Sam Daniel
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Thursday, February 27, 7:30 p.m. - 8:30 p.m.

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

Cochlear implants and beyond  
Dr. Tamara Mijovic
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Friday, February 28, 11:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.

Physiology Seminar

Single-cell transcriptomic analysis of acute myeloid leukemia and immune checkpoint blockade
Dr. François Mercier
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