September 16-29

 

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 - 1:00 p.m.

St. Mary's Research Centre Seminar Series

Where are we, in Canada, in integrating or connecting essential health and social services to primary health care?
Abraham Abood & Émilie Dionne, PhD
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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, 11:30 a.m. - 12:45 p.m.

2019 Friesen Prize Public Forum

Scientific breakthroughs: The prohibition reflex (From IVF to AI)
Prof. Bartha Knoppers
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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, 12:00 - 1:00 p.m.

JGH Epidemiology Seminar

'Old age ain't for sissies', an aging geriatrician's views on research into aging
Dr. A. Mark Clarfield
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Thursday, September 19, 1:30 - 2:30 p.m.

iPSC Seminar Series

C9orf72 disease modeling: in vitro and in vivo
Dr Kim A. Staats
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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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September 20-21

15th Annual Andre-Delambre Symposium on Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis

Twenty-four internationally renowned speakers from six countries will discuss with more than 120 participants the recent advances of basic and clinical research on the causes of ALS and frontotemporal dementia.
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Monday, September 23, 12:00 - 1:00 p.m.

RI-MUHC Pediatric Research Seminar

Bicaudal C mutation reveals core conserved mechanisms of renal cyst formation
Chiara Gambieri, PhD   
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Monday, September 23, 12:00 - 1:00 p.m.

6th Annual GE Santé Lecture in Biochemistry

Single-particle cryo-EM -- a game changer in structural biology
Dr. Joachim Frank, Nobel Laureate
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Monday, September 23, 12:30 - 1:30 p.m.

JGH Medical Grand Rounds

The future of pathology: Facts, trends and dreams   
Dr. Alan Spatz
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Monday, September 23 at 3:30 p.m.

Pharmacology & Therapeutics & CRRD Seminar

A structural perspective of TGF-β family signaling
Dr. Tom Thompson
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Monday, September 23, 4:00 - 5:00 p.m.

Epidemiology Seminar 

Confronting inconvenient truths about chronic obstructive pulmonary disease with translational epidemiology   
Dr. Benjamin McDonald Smith
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Tuesday, September 24, 12:00 - 1:00 p.m.

MUHC Medical Grand Rounds

Bioactive sphingolipids in cancer
Dr. Yusuf A. Hannun
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Tuesday, September 24, 5:00 - 8:00 p.m.

Integrated Management Symposium Series

Lifelong wellness: Product innovation and multisystemic approaches to aging
Prof. Laurette Dubé & Dr. Mehmood Khan
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Wednesday, September 25, 8:00 a.m. - 9:00 a.m.

Pediatric Medical Grand Rounds

Addressing malnutrition in paediatric inpatients
Dr. Valerie Marchand
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Wednesday, September 25 at 12:00 p.m.

BRaIN Seminar Series

Studying protein mislocalization in neurodegenerative diseases using systems-based approaches
Dr. Maxime Rousseaux
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Wednesday, September 25, 12:00 - 1:00 p.m.

IDIGH Work In Progress (WIP) Lunch & Learn Seminar

Tuberculosis case fatality in the Indian private sector
Sophie Huddart
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Thursday, September 26, 7:30 a.m. - 8:30 a.m.

Multidisciplinary Surgical Grand Rounds

Mentorship: The benefits for our program
Dr Sarkis Meterissian
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Thursday, September 26, 4:00 - 6:00 p.m.

Ingram School of Nursing/McGill Nursing Collaborative Lecture

Why you need a nurse on your team
Dr. Peggy Chinn
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Thursday, September 26, 6:00 p.m. - 8:30 p.m.

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

From EMR to AI: Computational technology and the changing face of medicine
Drs. Kamran Kafi, David M. Fleiszer & Nancy Posel
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September 26-28

International Conference on Residency Education (ICRE)

Diversity in residency education: Training in a world of differences
This is the world’s largest conference devoted exclusively to advancing residency education.
It will feature six plenaries, 21 learning tracks, more than 60 workshops and approximately 200 poster and paper presentations.
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Friday, September 27, 11:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.

Physiology Seminar Series

Modeling ovarian cancer in mice using in vivo electroporation and CRISPR mediated genome editing 
Dr. Yojiro Yamanaka
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Friday, September 27, 1:00 - 2:00 p.m.

NeuroHub Seminar

What has working with brains, voice and infrastructure technologies taught us about open science?
Satrajit Ghosh, PhD
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Saturday, September 28, 9:00 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.

Faculty of Medicine - Medical Seminar

The Future of Medicine
As McGill gets ready to celebrate its 200th anniversary in 2021, we are looking ahead to our third century and the central role the Faculty of Medicine will play to improve the health of patients and populations, locally and globally.
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Sunday, September 29, 8:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.

4th Annual Cedars Run for Ovarian Cancer

Benefitting the Dovee project and the groundbreaking work in the early detection of ovarian and gynecological cancers.
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