January 27 - February 9


Monday, January 27, 12:00 - 1:00 p.m.

Pharmacology & Therapeutics Seminar Series

G protein-coupled receptor mediated transcriptional regulation in cardiac remodelling
Ryan Martin
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Monday, January 27, 12:00 - 1:00 p.m.

RI-MUHC Pediatric Research Seminar

The future of endocrine disrupting chemicals: From regrettable substitution to responsible replacement?
Barbara F. Hales, PhD
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Monday, January 27, 12:30 - 1:30 p.m. 

JGH Medical Grand Rounds

Inflammation reduction in cardiovascular disease  
Dr. Jean-Claude Tardif 
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Monday, January 27, 1:00 - 3:00 p.m.

Family Medicine Workshop

Understanding primary care research in Canada today
Dr. Gillian Bartlett
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Monday, January 27 at 1:15 p.m.

Pathology Scientific Lecture Series

Search and research: From histological observation to scientific discovery
Dr. Zu-hua Gao
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Monday, January 27, 4:00 - 5:00 p.m.  

Epidemiology Seminar Series

The DEPRESSD Project: Using individual participant data meta-analysis to overcome barriers to evaluating diagnostic tests
Dr. Andrea Benedetti & Dr. Brett Thombs
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Monday, January 27, 6:00 - 8:30 p.m.  

MOVIES 4 MENTAL HEALTH (M4MH) OSVRSE & Student Wellness Hub Workshop
Students, staff and faculty are welcome to attend and see how short films have the power to increase understanding and compassion around mental health. The films will be followed by a panel discussion highlighting student lived experiences and mental health resources on and off campus.

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Tuesday, January 28, 12:00 - 1:00 p.m.

Quantitative Life Sciences Seminar Series

Unconventional NMDA receptor signalling in neocortical plasticity
Dr. Jesper Sjöström
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Tuesday, January 28, 12:00 - 1:00 p.m.

MUHC Medical Grand Rounds

The hope vs the hype concerning engineered immunotherapies: Is the horse arriving before the cart?
Dr. Michael Sebag
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Tuesday, January 28, 12:00 - 1:00 p.m.

LDI Epidemiology Seminar

Prevention of cancer associated thrombosis: Is it time for a new approach?
Dr. Vicky Tagalakis

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Wednesday, January 29, 8:00 a.m - 9:00 a.m.

Pediatric Medical Grand Rounds

Dr. N. Blair Whittemore Visiting Professor of Sarah's Fund of Cedars in Pediatric Hematology and Oncology
The Peter Pan Syndrome: Stalled development at the core of pediatric brain tumours 
Dr. Nada Jabado
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Wednesday, January 29 at 12:00 p.m.

BRaIN Seminar Series

Functional organization of thalamocortical circuits in visual cortex
Dr. Jose-Manuel Alonso
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Wednesday, January 29 at 12:00 p.m.

CORE Translational Rounds

The road towards fully automated closed loop therapy in type 1 diabetes, the McGill artificial pancreas program (MAP)
Dr. Laurent Legault
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Wednesday, January 29, 12:00 - 1:00 p.m.

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

Adrenal disorders, Addison’s disease, Cushing disease 
Dr. Stavroula Christopoulos
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Wednesday, January 29, 12:00 - 1:00 p.m.

IDIGH Program Seminar

It’s a fungal world: From fungal infection to translocation and non-AIDS events
Dr. Martin Hoenigl
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Wednesday, January 29 at 4:30 p.m.

Social Studies of Medicine Seminar

Inventing safe risks: Medicine and motor control in postwar America
Dr. Rachel Elder
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Wednesday, January 29, 4:30 - 7:00 p.m.

McGill Observatory on Health and Social Services Reform (MOHSSR) Panel

Let's talk mental health policy
Diverse perspectives on mental health reform
Dr. Mary Bartram & Anna Mehler Paperny
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Thursday, January 30, 12:00 - 1:30 p.m.

Quebec Network on Nursing Intervention Research (RRISIQ) Conference

Practical tips and resources to guide a knowledge synthesis study
Dr. Argerie Tsimicalis
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Thursday, January 30, 6:30 p.m. - 8:30 p.m.

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

Type 2 Diabetes update – Part 1 and Part 2 
Dr. Jean-François Yale
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Friday, January 31, 11:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.

Physiology Seminar

Mechanisms of environmental lung disease: Is cannabis the new tobacco?
Dr. Carolyn Baglole
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Friday, January 31, 1:00 - 2:00 p.m.

McGill Centre for Integrative Neuroscience (MCIN) Lecture

Comparing perturbation models for evaluating stability of neuroimaging pipelines
Greg Kiar
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Monday, February 3, 9:00 a.m. - 10:00 a.m. 

Meakins-Christie & RESP Program Research Seminar

Nicotinic receptors in the airway
Dr. Christina M. Pabelick
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Monday, February 3 at 10:00 a.m. 

School of Human Nutrition Seminar

Anemia prevention and control: New issues and opportunities for an old problem

Dr. Lynnette M. Neufeld
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Monday, February 3, 12:00 - 1:00 p.m.

Pharmacology & Therapeutics Seminar Series

Systematic engineering of human biological process in simplified cells
Dr. Aashiq H. Kachroo
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Monday, February 3, 12:30 - 1:30 p.m. 

JGH Medical Grand Rounds

31st Annual Humanization of Care Awareness Program Rounds 
Management of difficult encounters with patients and families    
Dr. Robert Biskin
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Monday, February 3, 2:00 - 7:00 p.m.  

School of Population & Global Health Leadership Series

Public Health Open House
Global legal epidemiology: A new field where international law and public health intersect
Keynote speaker: Dr. Steven Hoffman
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Tuesday, February 4, 12:00 - 1:00 p.m.

MUHC Medical Grand Rounds

Pitfalls of reasoning in medical practice
Dr. Donald Redelmeier
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Tuesday, February 4, 12:00 - 1:00 p.m.

Quantitative Life Sciences Seminar Series

Quantifying rapid change in ecological communities
Dr. Eric Pedersen
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Tuesday, February 4, 1:00 - 2:00 p.m.

School of Population & Global Health Leadership Series

What role for journalism?
Prof. Miriam Shuchman
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Tuesday, February 4, 4:00 - 5:15 p.m.

School of Population & Global Health Leadership Series

Better global health and nutrition
Dr. Lynnette M. Neufeld & Dr. Enis Baris

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Wednesday, February 5, 8:00 a.m - 9:00 a.m.

Pediatric Medical Grand Rounds

Silent genomes: Building the path to equitable care for indigenous children
Dr. Laura Arbour
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Wednesday, February 5, 9:00 a.m. - 10:00 a.m. 

Meakins-Christie & RESP Program Research Seminar

Analysis and modeling of single-cell genomics data to drive biomedical discovery and innovation
Dr. Jun Ding
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Wednesday, February 5, 3:30 - 4:30 p.m.

Biostatistics Seminar

Harnessing AI for global health: Opportunities and obstacles
Dr. Timothy Evans
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Wednesday, February 5, 12:00 - 1:00 p.m.

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

Better understanding pain subjectivity to better care for injured workers: An introduction to the Multi-modal Assessment of Pain (MAP) model 
Dr. Timothy Wideman
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Wednesday, February 5, 4:00 - 5:00 p.m.

iPSC Seminar Series

The cell therapy revolution: A historical overview of the ethical, legal and social issues surrounding cell and gene therapies
Me Erika Kleiderman
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Thursday, February 6, 7:30 a.m. - 8:30 a.m.

Multidisciplinary Surgical Grand Rounds

VTE prophylaxis in trauma patients
Dr. Yousif Alabboudi
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Thursday, February 6, 12:00 - 1:00 p.m.

IHSP Pizza Policy Talk

Globalizing vision zero: How can developing countries improve traffic safety?
Prof. Kavi Bhalla
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Thursday, February 6 at 4:00 p.m.

School of Population & Global Health Strategic Planning Townhall

An opportunity to learn about the new school and discuss its future.

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Thursday, February 6, 6:30 p.m. - 7:30 p.m.

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

Microbiome and health 
Sarah Barnett Burns
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Thursday, February 6, 7:30 p.m. - 8:30 p.m.

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

Meals, molecules and the media: Understanding and treating eating disorders 
Dr. Howard Steiger
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Friday, February 7, 11:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.

Physiology Seminar

Molecular and cellular strategies for the patterning of neurons into circuits
Dr. Julie Lefebvre
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Friday, February 7, 1:00 - 2:00 p.m.

Bioengineering & Biomedical Engineering Research Seminar

Spontaneous self-healing polyurethane-based materials
Dr. Jean-Marie Raquez
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