October 28 - November 10

 

Monday, October 28, 9:00 - 10:00 a.m.

Meakins-Christie Research Seminar Series

To latch or not to latch: On the basic contraction mechanism in smooth muscle
Chun Seow
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Monday, October 28, 12:30 - 1:30 p.m.

JGH Medical Grand Rounds

Dilemmas in the care of the person with advanced dementia
Susan Mitchell
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Monday, October 28 at 1:15 p.m.

Pathology Scientific Lecture Series

Development and Direction of Oncologic Pathology - What’s new in lung cancer diagnosis?
Zhaolin Xu
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Monday, October 28, 4:00 - 5:00 p.m.

Epidemiology Seminar

Effects of Household Member Mortality on Mental Health Outcomes in South Africa
Ellen Moscoe
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Monday, October 28, 5:00 - 7:00 p.m.

Second Annual Orthopaedic Research Night

Please join us for our second annual Orthopaedic Research Night, hosted by the Division of Orthopaedics.
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Tuesday, October 29, 8:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.

RI-MUHC: Extracellular Vesicles Workshop

This inaugural workshop is dedicated to Rose M. Johnstone, best known for her discovery of exosomes, a key development in the field of cell biology. Our goal is to establish a working group of researchers to openly communicate and share expertise, protocols and resources.
Speakers: Drs. Janusz Rak, Peter Metrakos, Kolja Eppert
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Tuesday, October 29, 12:00 - 1:00 p.m.

JGH Distinguished Lecture Series

Cytoplasmic polyadenylation element binding proteins in tissue homeostasis and cancer
Raúl Méndez Ph.D.
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Tuesday, October 29, 12:00 - 1:00 p.m.

MUHC Medical Grand Rounds

Severe Cardiovascular Morbidity in Pregnant and Postpartum Women
Dr. Isabelle Malhamé
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Tuesday, October 29 at 4:00 p.m.

Killam Seminar Series

Genome-wide approaches to understanding microglia identity and function
Christopher Glass
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October 30 - November 1

7th McGill-Kyoto Technology Lectures & Symposium

Genomics and data: The future for health care
Invited speakers will provide perspectives on recent advances in genomics and computational approaches in medicine.
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Wednesday, October 30, 8:30 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.

Faculty Development Workshop

Role Modelling: Making the Implicit Explicit 

The goal of this workshop is to enable participants to think more explicitly about role modelling, one of the most powerful teaching strategies that we use.
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Wednesday, October 30, 11:30 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.

2019 Health Fair for McGill Faculty and Staff

Come enjoy live music and learn about physical, emotional, mental and financial health and well-being.  Also, visit exhibitions to discover resources and services available both on and off campus.
Get tips and strategies from presenters in our speaker series
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Wednesday, October 30 at 12:00 p.m.

BRaIN Seminar Series

Neuroimmune Crosstalk in the Retina
Dr. Przemyslaw (Mike) Sapieha
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Wednesday, October 30 at 12:00 p.m.

RI-MUHC Translational Rounds - Centre to Centre Seminar

Confronting inconvenient truths about chronic obstructive pulmonary disease with translational epidemiology
Dr. Benjamin Smith
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Wednesday, October 30, 12:00 - 1:00 p.m.

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

Puberty
Dr. Franziska Baltzer
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Wednesday, October 30, 12:00 - 1:00 p.m.

IDIGH Program Seminar

Endotoxemia, inflammation and HIV: Revisiting an old concept
Dr. Jean-Pierre Routy
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Wednesday, October 30 at 4:30 p.m.

SSoM Seminar

Medicine as a ‘domain’ for knowledge representation
David Ribes
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Wednesday, October 30, 6:00 - 9:00 p.m.

McGill PGSS & FoM SACE Present: 

What is it like in the inside? 2SLGBTQIA+ Working in Healthcare

The event will include a brief introduction of historical impacts on current healthcare structures, followed by a 30-minute panel discussion of the challenges and successes experienced by queer-identified professionals and students within the health professions.
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Thursday, October 31, 8:15 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.

MUHC: Women’s Heart Health Symposium

This symposium will include presentations by experts on sex and gender differences in heart disease. Our learning objective is to increase awareness and knowledge about heart disease in women amongst healthcare professionals.
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Thursday, October 31, 11:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.

Infection and Immunity Seminar

New Functions of Epstein-Barr Virus Proteins in Host Manipulation
Dr. Lori Frappier

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Thursday, October 31, 6:30 p.m. - 7:30 p.m.

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

Robotic Surgery in Head and Neck
Dr. Nader Sadeghi
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Thursday, October 31, 7:30 p.m. - 8:30 p.m.

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

Update on Tonsillectomy in 2019
Dr. Jeffrey Yeung
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Saturday, November 2, 9:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.

Cedars Cancer Foundation: Splash & Dash

Come Celebrate Life - and the courage of our heroes
This annual fundraising event supports vital programs and services to improve the lives of all our patients in the hospital and young cancer patients and their families on Sarah’s Floor, at the Montreal Children’s Hospital.
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Monday, November 4 at 9:00 a.m.

Ninth Annual BioConnect Symposium

This year's theme is focused in Biotechnological Innovation in Academia and Industry and aims to foster collaboration between the academic research environment and the industry's drive for innovation.
Dr. Emilia Falcone, Sébastien Giguère, Thomas Durcan and Elizabeth-Ann
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Monday, November 4, 8:30 a.m. - 5:30 p.m.

Ludmer Centre for Neuroinformatics & Mental Health Workshop

Computational Methods for Modelling & Precision Medicine in Neurodegeneration
Talks include a  focus on multi-omics, multi-modal brain imaging, electrophysiology and cognitive/clinical modelling to track disease evolution and heterogeneity.
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Monday, November 4, 9:00 a.m. - 10:00 a.m.

Meakins-Christie Research Seminar Series

Regulation of Immunity and Inflammation at Mucosal Sites
Mark Siracusa
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Tuesday, November 5, 12:00 - 1:00 p.m.

MUHC Medical Grand Rounds

Topic: Safe Learning Environment
Dr. Paola Fata
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Tuesday, November 5, 4:00 - 7:30 p.m.

McGill Global Health Night 2019

Global Health Night is an annual event held to highlight and foster the involvement of students and faculty at McGill in global health related fields. 
Dr. Mary T. Bassett
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Tuesday, November 5 at 4:00 p.m.

Killam Seminar Series

Excitatory and inhibitory neuron activity contributions to hemodynamic signals: What else could we learn from brain imaging studies?
Alberto Luis Vazquez
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Wednesday, November 6, 8:00 - 9:00 a.m.

Pediatric Medical Grand Rounds

Hepatic Fibrosis in Pediatric Liver Diseases
Dr. Benjamin Shneider
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Wednesday, November 6, 3:30 - 4:30 p.m.

Biostatistics Seminar

Case Studies of How Data Science is Being Applied in Higher Education
Sameer Bhatnagar & Jonathon Sumner
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Wednesday, November 6 at 12:00 p.m.

BRaIN Seminar Series

Cognitive switches and adaptive neural dynamics in cortical circuits 
Dr. Abhishek Banerjee 
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Wednesday, November 6, 12:00 - 1:00 p.m.

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

Pulmonary Hypertension
Dr. Andrew Hirsch
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Wednesday, November 6 at 4:00 p.m.

Frontiers in Pain Research Lecture

Can imaging and behavioural biomarkers move us towards personalized pain management?
Karen D. Davis
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Wednesday, November 6 at 6:00 p.m.

42nd Osler Lectureship

McGill Medicine on Easter Island: the Forgotten Expedition
Dr. Jacalyn Duffin
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November 7-8

Royal College Simulation Summit 2019

Simulation at the Forks: Diversity becomes mainstream

The Simulation Summit is a unique and practical, interprofessional medical simulation education conference, which attracts hundreds of international simulation educators, researchers, health care professionals and other individuals engaged in the field of simulation. 
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Thursday, November 7, 12:00 - 1:00 p.m.

IHSP Pizza Policy Talk Series

(Global) Justice and Older Persons - Healthcare and Beyond
Sridhar Venkatapuram
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Thursday, November 7, 4:00 - 5:00 p.m.

MeDiC Program Seminar Series

G protein coupling to the PTH1R: Too much of a good thing is not good for your bones
Dr. Jane Mitchell, PhD
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Thursday, November 7, 4:00 - 5:30 p.m.

Alan Edwards Pain Management Rounds

Deleterious effects of a one-size-fits all approach to pain management and opioid reduction
Beth Darnall
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Thursday, November 7, 4:00 - 6:00 p.m.

10th Edith Aston-McCrimmon Lecture

The UN Convention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities: A Paradigm Shift in Disability Rights
Steven Estey
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Thursday, November 7, 6:30 p.m. - 7:30 p.m.

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

Update on Multiple Myeloma 
Dr. Michael Sebag
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Thursday, November 7, 7:30 p.m. - 8:30 p.m.

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

Neuropathic Pain - An Overview
Dr. Leon Tourian
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Friday, November 8 at 8:00 a.m.

Division of Child Psychiatry: Infant Mental Health Day

What babies can teach their parents, the impact of newborns on families
Keynote Speakers: Kevin Nugent, Donna Casa-Martin, Dr. Barbara Hayton and Tamara Soles
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Friday, November 8, 11:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.

Department of Physiology Seminar

Therapy of Cystic Fibrosis, when, what target, and how much is enough?
Bob J Scholte
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Friday, November 8, 1:00 - 2:00 p.m.

Biological and Biomedical Engineering

Plasmonic nanostructures for biophotonic applications
Michel Meunier
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