December 2-15


Monday, December 2, 12:00 - 1:00 p.m.

RI-MUHC Pediatric Research Seminar

Utilizing mouse models of metastatic disease for experimental therapeutics: Impact on some adult and pediatric oncology clinical trials
Robert S. Kerbel, PhD
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Monday, December 2 at 12:00 p.m.

Pharmacology and Therapeutics Seminar Series

Purine salvage is required for human midbrain dopaminergic cell development
Dr. Carl Ernst
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Monday, December 2, 12:30 - 1:30 p.m.

JGH Medical Grand Rounds

The journey of endovascular treatment in acute stroke: Where are we coming from, where we are now, where we are going.  
Dr. Daniel Roy
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Tuesday, December 3, 12:00 - 1:00 p.m.

LDI Epidemiology Seminar 

Show me the money – Going from pharmacoepidemiology to pharmacoeconomics
Jason Guertin, PhD
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Tuesday, December 3, 12:00 - 1:30 p.m.

Quebec Network on Nursing Intervention Research (RRISIQ) Conference  

A beginner’s introduction to optimization trials for behavioral interventions
Drs. Andraea Van Hulst & Christine Maheu
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Wednesday, December 4, 12:00 - 1:00 p.m.

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

The Health Information Tsunami 
Dr. Joe Schwarcz
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Wednesday, December 4, 12:00 - 1:00 p.m.

BRaIN Seminar Series

Chromatin remodelling complexes in retinal neurogenesis
Dr. Pierre Mattar
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Wednesday, December 4 at 4:00 p.m.

Frontiers in Pain Research Lecture

Transient receptor potential canonical 5: A novel target for inflammatory pain
Cheryl L. Stucky, PhD
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Wednesday, December 4 at 4:30 p.m.

Social Studies of Medicine Seminar

Science, medicine and the Sanatorium: A 20th century case study of childhood tuberculosis
Dr. Stacie Burke
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December 4-5

Neuro Symposium: A Tribute to Frederick Andermann

Colleagues, friends and former trainees will gather to pay homage to Fred Andermann, one of the world’s most distinguished epileptologists. Talks will highlight Dr. Andermann’s immense legacy and discuss the latest advances in Epilepsy Syndromes and Genetics, Investigative Procedures, and Epilepsy Surgery.
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Thursday, December 5, 7:30 a.m. - 8:30 a.m.

Multidisciplinary Surgical Grand Rounds

Pre-operative prehabilitation and optimization
Dr. Safiya Al-Masrouri
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Thursday, December 5 at 12:00 p.m.

Pharmacology and Therapeutics Seminar Series

Neuroprotective pharmacological strategies in degenerative disease: The relevance, utility and challenges of small molecule development
Sean Jmaeff
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Thursday, December 5, 3:00 - 4:00 p.m.

Family Medicine Research Seminar

Key lessons for patient and community engagement during doctoral studies
Nadia O’Brien
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Thursday, December 5, 4:00 - 5:00 p.m.

iPSC Seminar Series

The decade ahead in organoid research
Dr. Jason Hamlin
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Thursday, December 5, 4:00 - 5:00 p.m.

MeDiC Program Seminar Series

The phosphate regulating hormone FGF23: A friend or a foe?
Dr. Andrew Karaplis
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Thursday, December 5 at 4:30 p.m.

Faculty Council Meeting

This is a collegial forum for discussion of the Faculty’s governance, strategic direction and general management. It is open to all members of the Faculty, including students and residents.
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Thursday, December 5, 6:30 p.m. - 7:30 p.m.

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

Macular degeneration update 
Dr. John Chen
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Thursday, December 5, 7:30 p.m. - 8:30 p.m.

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

Lasik surgery: What we need to know 
Dr. Devinder Cheema
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Friday, December 6, 11:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.

Physiology/CAMBAM Seminar

Technologies for all-optical interrogation of neural circuits in behaving animals
Dr. Adam Packer
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Friday, December 6, 1:00 - 2:00 p.m.

Bioengineering & Biomedical Engineering Research Seminar

Nanostructures for efficient in vivo RNA interference with multiple potential medical applications
Prof. Daniel Scherman
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Monday, December 9 at 12:00 p.m.

Pharmacology and Therapeutics Seminar Series

The effects of flame retardants on endochondral bone formation during limb development
Aileen Yan
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Monday, December 9, 12:00 - 1:00 p.m.

RI-MUHC Pediatric Research Seminar

You are what your parents ate: Maternal and paternal risk factors for childhood obesity
Dr. Elvira Isganaitis
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Wednesday, December 11, 12:00 - 1:00 p.m.

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

Update on nutritional supplements Canada’s Food Guide
Meryem Talbo
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Thursday, December 12, 7:30 a.m. - 8:30 a.m.

Multidisciplinary Surgical Grand Rounds

Anastomotic leak, prevention and management
Dr. Abdulaziz Alnumay
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Thursday, December 12, 10:00 - 11:00 a.m.

MeDiC Program Seminar Series

Stress, astrocytes and brain bioenergetics
Dr. Ciaran Murphy Royal
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Thursday, December 12, 6:30 p.m. - 7:30 p.m.

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

Lung cancer screening
Dr. Nicole Ezer
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Thursday, December 12, 7:30 p.m. - 8:30 p.m.

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

Interdisciplinary approach in COPD management
Dr. Nathalie Saad
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Friday, December 13, 12:00 - 1:00 p.m.

BRaIN Seminar Series

The roles of locally coordinated synaptic plasticity in health and disease
Dr. Jacque Pak Kan Ip

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Friday, December 13, 12:00 - 1:00 p.m.

Redpath Museum Public Talk

Freaky Friday: Cannabis by Dr. Mark Ware
Freaky Friday is a lunch-time presentation during which McGill scientists and researchers examine the myths, realities and misconceptions surrounding science issues, concepts or phenomena.

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Sunday, December 15, 12:00 - 3:00 p.m.

10th Annual Carol for a Cure in Memory of Rochelle Barr

Bring your family and friends to join the Team RockStarr carollers in support of breast cancer patients and their families. Team RockStarr is dedicated to supporting the Cedars Breast Cancer Program which continues to lead the way in the development of new ways of helping all breast cancer patients at the MUHC and throughout the Rossy Cancer Network.

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