January 20 - February 2


Monday, January 20, 12:00 - 1:00 p.m.

RI-MUHC Pediatric Research Seminar

Coordinating propulsive and contractile forces during collective cell migration
Gregory Emery, PhD
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Monday, January 20, 12:30 - 1:30 p.m. 

JGH Medical Grand Rounds

Building an interdisciplinary inter-institutional research initiative: Lessons learned from MI4  
Dr. Donald Sheppard
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Monday, January 20, 4:00 - 5:00 p.m.

Epidemiology Seminar Series

Public health investigation of infection prevention and control lapses in community healthcare settings
Dr. Geneviève Cadieux
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Tuesday, January 21 at 11:30 a.m.

Quantitative Life Sciences (QLS) and Ludmer Centre Joint Lectures

Modelling and inference methods for brain imaging research
Guest speaker: Dr. Thomas Nichols
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Tuesday, January 21, 12:00 - 1:00 p.m.

MUHC Medical Grand Rounds

Bridging the Faculty and clinical “divides”: How UGME and Faculty Development work together to help you help our learners
Dr. Michelle Elizov
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Tuesday, January 21, 12:00 - 1:00 p.m.

LDI Epidemiology Seminar Series

The epidemiology of tuberculosis in the rural Balimo region of Papua New Guinea
Tanya Diefenbach-Elstob, PhD 
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Tuesday, January 21 at 4:00 p.m.

Pharmacology Career Day

Speakers from different Pharmacology career paths: Health Canada, industry, clinical research and patent Law
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Wednesday, January 22, 8:00 a.m - 9:00 a.m.

Pediatric Medical Grand Rounds

Family Literacy Day
Digital media: Recommendations for healthy screen use in school-age children and adolescents
Dr. Stacey Bélanger
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Wednesday, January 22, 12:00 - 1:00 p.m.

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

Anemia for the family physician: The basics 
Dr. Margaret Warner
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Wednesday, January 22, 12:00 - 1:00 p.m.

International Masters for Health Leadership (IMHL) Online Information Session

Join IMHL Program Director Leslie Breitner for a one hour online information session outlining the International Masters for Health Leadership at McGill University's Desautels Faculty of Management.
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Wednesday, January 22, 12:00 - 1:00 p.m.

IDIGH Work in Progress / Lunch & Learn Seminar

Does cytomegalovirus accelerate human aging and the epigenetic clock?
Chad Poloni
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Wednesday, January 22, 3:30 - 4:30 p.m.

Biostatistics Seminar 

Doubly robust estimation of optimal dosing strategies
Juliana Schulz, PhD
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January 22-23

Visiting Speakers Program in Oncology 

Canadian rare molecular sub-type lung cancer registry. Its promises, realizations and potential applications
Dr. Geoffrey Liu
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Thursday, January 23, 7:30 a.m. - 8:30 a.m.

Multidisciplinary Surgical Grand Rounds

Systematic approach to internal hernia identification and reduction in post bariatric surgery patients   
Dr. Hussar Alamri
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Thursday, January 23, 9:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.

Quebec Network on Nursing Intervention Research (RRISIQ) Workshop

Revues systématiques et méta-analyses: L’utilisation du logiciel RevMan 2020
Chantal Roy
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Thursday, January 23, 3:00 - 4:00 p.m.

Family Medicine Research Seminar

Do past events cause future events? Common analytical errors illustrated through injury and concussion data from circus artists 
Dr. Wilson Miller
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Thursday, January 23, 3:00 - 4:30 p.m.

Culture, Mind & Brain Seminar Series

Children and adolescents with gender dysphoria: Some contemporary research and clinical issues 
Kenneth J. Zucker, PhD
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Thursday, January 23, 5:30 - 7:30 p.m.

IHSP/CRÉUM Talk

Altered inheritance: CRISPR and the ethics of human genome editing 
Dr. Françoise Baylis
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Thursday, January 23, 6:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m.

Family Medicine Film Screening & Expert Panel

Falling through the cracks: Health system failures and opportunities
This film features a young cancer patient’s journey through the Canadian healthcare system and brilliantly highlights system challenges and failures that many people are all too familiar with.
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Thursday, January 23, 6:30 p.m. - 7:30 p.m.

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

Immunotherapy 101 
Dr. Wilson Miller
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Thursday, January 23, 7:30 p.m. - 8:30 p.m.

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

CMQ regulation on Continuing Professional Development: What you need to know 
Dr. Leonora Lalla
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Friday, January 24, 9:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.

HBHL & SciCommCollective Science Communication Day

Join us for a full day of science communication events! The program includes a panel discussion on academic writing, workshops on data visualization and sharing science through social media.
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Friday, January 24, 11:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.

Physiology Seminar

The role of the voltage gated sodium channel Nav1.7 in human pain and pleasure
Dr. David Bennett
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Monday, January 27, 9:00 a.m. - 10:00 a.m.

Meakins-Christie Research Seminar

Age-related changes in the microbiome and susceptibility to pneumonia
Dawn Bowdish, PhD
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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.  

OSVRSE & Student Wellness Hub Workshop
Movies 4 Mental Health (M4MH)
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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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 tumors 
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, 1:00 - 2:00 p.m.

HBHL NeuroHub Information Session

In this information session, the vision of the NeuroHub platform will be introduced. NeuroHub was primarily envisioned as the overarching data and computational platform for Healthy Brains, Healthy Lives (HBHL) program, supporting researchers in their work, collaborations and infrastructure needs. 
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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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