September 9-22

 

Monday, September 9, 12:00 - 1:00 p.m.

RI-MUHC Pediatric Research Seminar

Fetal & neonatal adversities and preterm brain health
Dr. Jarred Garfinkle   
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Tuesday, September 10, 12:00 - 1:00 p.m.

MUHC Medical Grand Rounds

Building an interdisciplinary inter-institutional research initiative: Lessons learned from MI4
Dr. Donald Sheppard
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Tuesday, September 10, 12:00 - 1:00 p.m.

LDI Epidemiology Seminar

Mental health of war-affected populations throughout the life course
Rochelle Frounfelker
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Tuesday, September 10, 4:00 - 5:00 p.m.

Killam Seminar Series

Genetic studies of human brain development and evolution
Dr. Christopher A. Walsh
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Wednesday, September 11, 8:00 a.m. - 9:00 a.m.

Pediatric Medical Grand Rounds

Robert Usher Lectureship
Oxygen saturation targets in pediatrics   
Dr. Satyan Lakshminrusimha
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Wednesday, September 11 at 11:30 a.m.

Anatomy & Cell Biology Seminar Series

Seeing ribosomes assemble: Structural and biochemical studies of early eukaryotic ribosome assembly
Dr. Malik Chaker-Margot
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Wednesday, September 11, 3:30 - 4:30 p.m.

Biostatistics Seminar

Multiply robust imputation procedures for the treatment of item nonresponse in surveys
David Haziza, PhD
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Thursday, September 12, 7:30 a.m. - 8:30 a.m.

Multidisciplinary Surgical Grand Rounds

Understanding systems and designing change in healthcare
Dr. Lennox Huang
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Thursday, September 12, 8:00 a.m. - 9:00 a.m.

Meakins-Christie Research Seminar Series

Clearing the air in severe asthma: Conversations on tailored therapies and real-world experience
Dr. Nicola Alexander Hanania
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Thursday, September 12, 6:00 p.m. - 7:00 p.m.

McGill Institute for Health and Social Policy (IHSP) Lecture

Psychedelic research: Implications for palliative care and end-of-life existential distress
Anthony Bossis, PhD
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Friday, September 13, 3:00 - 4:00 p.m.

Epidemiology Special Seminar

Preventing cancer in children and youths
Dr. Anthony Miller
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Sunday, September 15 at 8:30 a.m.

Terry Fox Run

Students, faculty, staff, family and friends are encouraged to join the Faculty of Medicine team for the Terry Fox run, putting interprofessionalism into practice for a great cause.
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Monday, September 16, 12:00 - 1:00 p.m.

Pharmacology & Therapeutics Seminar Series

Mechanisms regulating gonadotropin production and fertility in vivo
Gauthier Schang, PhD Candidate
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Monday, September 16, 12:00 - 1:00 p.m.

RI-MUHC Pediatric Research Seminar

To familiarize the Montreal Children’s Hospital research community with MICYRN (Maternal Infant Child Youth Research Network): Its history, evolution and recent new strategic orientations around the development of a national collaborative infrastructure to support more and high quality (innovative) clinical trials in Canadian Children   
Dr. Thierry Lacaze-Masmonteil   
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Monday, September 16, 12:30 - 1:30 p.m.

JGH Medical Grand Rounds

Clinical Ethics Rounds   
Ethical issues regarding peg feeding tubes for dementia patients; a case review 
Mr. Kevin Hayes, Dr. Albert Cohen & Me Andréane Baribeau
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Monday, September 16, 4:00 - 5:00 p.m.

Biochemistry Seminar

Novel players in mitophagy   
Dr. Zoltan Arany
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Monday, September 16, 4:00 - 5:00 p.m.

Epidemiology Seminar 

Predators, pirates and profiteers: The dark side of medical publishing   
Dr. Madhukar Pai
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Tuesday, September 17, 10:30 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.

MUHC Foundation Campaign Launch

Dream Big. Fix Broken Hearts
Join us for a major announcement at the RI-MUHC in support of the MUHC's Cardiology Division and learn about a comprehensive new patient study that will transform cardiovascular care in Montreal. All funds raised through the MUHC Foundation's Fix Broken Hearts campaign will be donated to support the hospital's Cardiology Division.
Speakers: Dr. Nadia Giannetti, Ms. Julie Quenneville & Dr. Pierre Gfeller
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Tuesday, September 17, 12:00 - 1:00 p.m.

MUHC Medical Grand Rounds 

Will we be healthier in our old age than our grandparents were in theirs? Implications for clinical medicine and public health
Dr. A. Mark Clarfield
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Tuesday, September 17, 12:00 - 3:30 p.m.

Quantitative Life Sciences (QLS) & Ludmer Centre Joint Interdisciplinary Lectures

Applying machine learning and statistical methods to study the genomics of complex diseases, psychiatric disorders and cancers
Guest speaker: Dr. Sara Mostafavi
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Tuesday, September 17, 4:00 - 5:00 p.m.

Killam Seminar Series 

From FMRI of the brain to spinal cord at 7 Tesla   
Robert L. Barry, PhD
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Wednesday, September 18, 8:00 a.m. - 9:00 a.m.

Pediatric Medical Grand Rounds

The silent epidemic of dental caries: Are our patients at risk?   
Drs. Annie Marleau, Beatriz Ferraz Dos Santos, Basma Dabbagh & Amanda Cristinziano
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Wednesday, September 18, 4:30 - 6:00 p.m.

Social Studies of Medicine Seminar

The new truths of sex: Operationalizing sexual health  
Dr. Steven Epstein
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Thursday, September 19, 7:30 a.m. - 8:30 a.m.

Multidisciplinary Surgical Grand Rounds

Beyond the knife: Health literacy and why it matters   
Dr. Daniel I. Chu
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Thursday, September 19, 11:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.

Infection & Immunity Seminar Series

Insight into Andes orthohantavirus-host relationship; from basic to translational science   
Dr. Marcelo Lopez-Lastra
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Thursday, September 19, 3:00 - 4:00 p.m.

Family Medicine Research Seminar

Tackling healthcare inequities in urban Bangladesh    
Alayne Adams, PhD
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September 19-20

2019 Annual Integrated Program in Neuroscience (IPN) Retreat

This Retreat will gather university students and neuroscience researchers from across the city to learn about the advances being made in the field and to initiate collaborations with one another.
Event triggered and resting state imaging of mesoscale functional connectivity in mouse brain
Keynote speaker: Dr. Timothy Murphy
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Friday, September 20, 8:00 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.

3rd Annual JGH – CIUSSS West-Central Montreal Geriatric Psychiatry Academic Day

Technology in geriatric health: Focus on mental and cognitive health
Tablets in agitation in dementia and experience with telepsychiatry
Keynote speaker: Dr. Ipsit Vahia
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Friday, September 20, 11:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.

Physiology Seminar Series

Local and global regulation of GnRH secretion: A potential neuroendocrine mechanism for pulsatile release   
Dr. Anmar Khadra
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Friday, September 20, 1:00 - 2:00 p.m.

Bioengineering & Biomedical Engineering Research Seminar

Thermoplastic-based microfluidic systems for lab-on-chip applications
Dr. Lidija Malic
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