June 3-16

 

Monday, June 3, 12:00 - 1:00 p.m. 

Pharmacology and Therapeutics Seminar Series

Digging deeper: G protein by subunit regulation of cardiovascular Kv7 channels
Dr. Jennifer Stott
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Monday, June 3, 12:00 - 1:00 p.m.

RI-MUHC Pediatric Research Seminar

Insights into human development one rare disease gene at a time
Dr. Kym Boycott
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Monday, June 3, 12:00 - 1:00 p.m.

LDI Epidemiology Seminar 

Cancer in the Jerusalem Perinatal Study (JPS) cohort
Dr. Ora Paltiel
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Monday, June 3, 12:30 - 1:30 p.m.

JGH Medical Grand Rounds 

The work-up and treatment of cancer of unknown primary
Dr. Lawrence Panasci
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Monday, June 3 at 1:00 p.m.

2019 Christie Lecture 

Exosomes in sleep apnea: Personalized biomarkers or effectors of morbidity
Dr. David Gozal
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June 3-28

McGill Library Exhibition 
Sir William Osler’s Leonardo da Vinci Collection: Flight, Anatomy and Art
Curated by Dr. Rolando F. Del Maestro.
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June 3-28

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.
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Tuesday, June 4 at 12:00 p.m.

Centre for Outcomes Research and Evaluation (CORE) - Guest Speaker Seminar

Cardiac autonomic nervous system activity and the role of Impedance Cardiography (ICG)
Monica Parry, PhD
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Tuesday, June 4, 12:00 - 1:00 p.m.

MUHC Medical Grand Rounds

Extracorporeal life support
Dr. Robert H. Bartlett
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Tuesday, June 4 at 4:00 p.m.

Killam Seminar Series

The auditory system and motor system, in time
Dr. David Poeppel
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June 4-5

MNI MEG-Dayz 2019: Free Lectures and Training

We will cover a lot of ground in terms of research accomplishments in the study of neural dynamics of brain systems with MEG.
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Wednesday, June 5, 8:00 a.m. - 9:00 a.m.

Pediatric Medical Grand Rounds

49th Annual Alton Goldbloom Lecture
Why every healthcare consultation needs a dose of empathy
Jeremy Howick, PhD
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Wednesday, June 5 at 9:30 a.m.

MUHC Hematology Lecture Rounds

The power of collaboration in academic medicine
Guest Speaker: Dr. Marc Rodger
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Wednesday, June 5, 12:00 - 1:00 p.m.

LDI Distinguished Lecture Series

Deciphering and re-engineering the immune response to cancer
Brad Nelson, PhD
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Wednesday, June 5, 7:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.

Dementia Lecture for Family Caregivers

This lecture, hosted by the John Abbott College, is beneficial if you are a caregiver or living with a loved one who is showing signs of dementia or has been diagnosed with dementia or Alzheimer’s.
Navigate the journey of dementia: The physical, emotional and financial impact of Alzheimer’s disease
Speakers: Dr. José A. Morais & Claire Webster
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Thursday, June 6, 7:30 a.m. - 8:30 a.m.

Multidisciplinary Surgical Grand Rounds

The collective surgical consciousness: Artificial intelligence & the future of surgery
Dr. Ozanan R. Meireles
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Friday, June 7, 12:00 - 1:00 p.m.

Medical Physics Unit Seminar Series

Warburg effect: A consequence or the cause of carcinogenesis?  
Slobodan Devic, PhD
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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
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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.
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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
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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
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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
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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
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June 12-15

Canadian College of Neuropsychopharmacology (CCNP) 42nd Annual Meeting

This meeting will be held at Thomson House, 3650 McTavish Street.
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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
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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.
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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.
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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.
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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
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Thursday, June 13 at 4:30 p.m.

Social Studies of Medicine Book Launch & Signing

A History of Feelings
Rob Boddice
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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.
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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
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