June 10-23

 

Monday, June 10, 12:30 - 1:30 p.m.

JGH Medical Grand Rounds 

Evolving paradigms in the clinical care and treatment of hemoglobinopathies  
Dr. Véronique Naessens
Click here then scroll down for more info

 

June 10-21

5th McGill Summer Institute in Infectious Diseases and Global Health

Courses in the Summer Institute will feature internationally known faculty, and bring together a diverse group of participants. This year, we are offering a selection of our most popular courses in a shortened 3-day intensive format, in addition to an original 5-day course. Participants now have the opportunity to take up to 4 different topics during the two weeks.
Click here for more info

 

June 10-30

McGill Library Exhibition 
Sir William Osler’s Leonardo da Vinci Collection: Flight, Anatomy and Art
Curated by Dr. Rolando F. Del Maestro.
Click here for more info

 

June 10-30

McGill Library Exhibition
Osler: The Man You Rarely See
William Osler is McGill University’s most renowned medical graduate and professor. A great deal is known about Osler, his life, career and collection, but this display will highlight a selection of books, archives and artifacts that are less familiar and rarely seen. Curated by Pamela Miller, History of Medicine Librarian (retired), Osler Library.
Click here for more info

 

Tuesday, June 11, 12:00 - 1:00 p.m.

MUHC Medical Grand Rounds

Risk prediction in chronic kidney disease: From bench to bedside to policy
Dr. Navdeep Tangri
Click here then scroll down for more info

 

Tuesday, June 11, 1:00 - 3:00 p.m.

Family Medicine Graduate Programs (Medical Education Option) Workshop

Reviewing papers for medical education journals: The CMEJ experience
Dr. Douglas Archibald
Click here for more info

 

Wednesday, June 12, 8:00 a.m. - 9:00 a.m.

Pediatric Medical Grand Rounds

School of Physical and Occupational Therapy
Building healthy inclusive communities for all
Denise Keiko Skikako-Thomas, PhD
Click here for more info

 

Wednesday, June 12, 1:00 - 2:00 p.m.

IDIGH Program/CR-HMR Joint Seminar

Development and clinical trial of an attenuated tetravalent dengue vaccine
Dr. Jorge Kalil
Click here then scroll down for more info

 

June 12-15

Canadian College of Neuropsychopharmacology (CCNP) 42nd Annual Meeting

This meeting will be held at Thomson House, 3650 McTavish Street.
Click here for more info

 

Thursday, June 13 at 8:00 a.m.

Multidisciplinary Surgical Grand Rounds

30th Annual Fraser N. Gurd Visiting Professor
The immersive life of surgery: Sustaining yourself, supporting your colleagues and building our profession together
Dr. Barbara Lee Bass
Click here for more info

 

Thursday, June 13, 8:30 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.

Women In Bio-Montreal Half-Day Conference

Commercializing CAR-T immunotherapy in Canada
This conference will bring together some of the key players in CAR-T immunotherapy to discuss its challenges and opportunities within the Quebec and Canadian contexts.
Click here for more info

 

Thursday, June 13 at 8:45 a.m.

Neuro Epilepsy Day

A day of celebration honoring the internationally acclaimed surgical career and contributions of Dr. Andre Olivier.
Click here for more info

 

 

Thursday, June 13, 9:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.

Cedars Men's Health Awareness Day

Free men’s health exam including health questionnaire, blood pressure, cholesterol checks & prostate exam.
Click here for more info

 

Thursday, June 13, 12:00 - 1:30 p.m.

Quebec Network on Nursing Intervention Research (RRISIQ) Conference

A research coordinator's checklist manifesto: Tools and procedures for running research protocols
Stephanie Robbins
Click here for more info

 

Thursday, June 13 at 4:30 p.m.

Social Studies of Medicine Book Launch & Signing

A History of Feelings
Rob Boddice
Click here for more info

 

Friday, June 14, 9:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.

Dementia Education and Support Workshop for Family Caregivers

McGill’s Division of Geriatric Medicine and the Steinberg Centre for Simulation and Interactive Learning are working in collaboration with Claire Webster and Dr. Serge Gauthier to offer a community workshop which aims to educate and support caregivers who are looking after a family member with Alzheimer's disease or a dementia-related illness. Dr. Isabelle Gélinas will facilitate the safety component of the workshop in the simulated apartment. This workshop will be given in FRENCH.
Click here for more info

 

Friday, June 14, 10:00 a.m. - 11:00 a.m.

CIHR Institute of Neurosciences, Mental Health & Addiction (INMHA) Town Hall

Strategic initiatives in support of Canadian brain and mental health research
Keynote Speaker: Dr. Samuel Weiss
Click here for more info

 

Saturday, June 15, 8:45 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.

Pharmaprix. Aimez. Vous Run for Women

Join more than 1000 women, men, and children who will be participating in the following courses: 10 KM run, 5 KM walk or run and 1 KM for children. Funds raised will be donated to the Montreal General Hospital Foundation to support women’s programs under the Mental Health Mission.
Click here for more info

 

Monday, June 17 at 8:00 a.m.

First Annual McGill Centre for Structural Biology (CSB) Symposium

International speakers: Dr. Lorena Beese and Dr. Dmitry Lyumkis
Click here for more info

 

Monday, June 17, 9:00 a.m. - 2:30 p.m.

Continuing Nursing Education: Basic Life Support (BLS) Provider Training 

By the Heart & Stroke Foundation, designed for healthcare providers and trained first responders who provide care to patients in a wide variety of settings.
Click here for more info

 

Monday, June 17, 10:30 a.m. - 6:00 p.m.

41st Annual Cedars Golf Classic

For the past 40 years, the proceeds have funded state-of-the-art equipment, improvements to patient-care environments and a host of other crucial needs. This golf tournament will support the Cedars Cancer Centre and the Montreal General Hospital’s priority needs in surgical oncology.
Click here for more info

 

Wednesday, June 19, 8:00 a.m. - 9:00 a.m.

Pediatric Medical Grand Rounds

Frank M. Guttman Visiting Professor
The unspoken quality metric: Moral distress and peer support in healthcare
Dr. Kurt F. Heiss
Click here for more info

 

June 19-22

2nd International Combined Orthopaedic Research Societies (ICORS) Meeting

The ICORS 2019 meeting will highlight advances in orthopaedic research with an emphasis on how new discoveries translate into improved clinical care – from the bench to the bedside.
Click here for more info

 

To have an event considered for publication in Med Events,
please verify that it has already been posted online, then fill out our Med Events submission form.
Submissions must be received at least 2-3 weeks prior to the event. 
Note: due to the large volume of requests that we receive,
events will be included on a first-come, first-served basis.

Questions? med-events.med@mcgill.ca


Follow us on twitter: @McGillMed

 

 

 

 

 


This message was sent to you by McGill - Medicine

Duff Medical Building
3775 University Street
B Wing, Rooms B6 & B8
Montreal, QC Canada H3A 2B4
communications.med@mcgill.ca

You can change your communication preferences or unsubscribe from future mailings