October 7-20

 

Monday, October 7, 4:00 - 5:00 p.m.

Epidemiology Seminar 

Prehospital emergency care: Opportunities for collaborative research with Urgences-Santé
Luc de Montigny, PhD
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Tuesday, October 8, 12:00 -1:00 p.m.

LDI Epidemiology Seminar

Dynamic treatment regimes with large observational databases: An example with type 2 diabetes
Gabrielle Simoneau, PhD
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Tuesday, October 8, 12:00 - 1:00 p.m.

MUHC Medical Grand Rounds

Understanding How We Learn – Implications For Clinical Teachers
Dr. Farhan Bhanji
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Wednesday, October 9, 8:00 - 9:00 a.m.

Pediatric Medical Grand Rounds 

Dr. N. Blair Whittemore Visiting Professor of Sarah’s Fund for Cedars in Pediatric Hematology/Oncology
The Peter Pan syndrome: Stalled development at the core of pediatric brain tumors
Dr. Nada Jabado
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Wednesday, October 9 at 12:00 p.m.

BRaIN Seminar Series

In-House Research Update
Dr. Don Van Meyel
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Wednesday, October 9, 12:00 - 1:00 p.m.

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

Chronic myelogenous leukemia and other myeloproliferative syndromes
Dr. Pierre Laneuville
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Wednesday, October 9, 3:30 - 4:30 p.m.

Biostatistics Seminar

Sampling from networks: Respondent-driven sampling
Mamadou Yauck, PhD
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Wednesday, October 9, 4:00 - 5:00 p.m.

GCRC Frontiers in Cancer Research Lecture Series

Mesenchymal progenitor cells and fat tissue remodeling
Patrick Seale, PhD
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Thursday, October 10, 11:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.

Infection & Immunity Seminar Series

Immunometabolism and host-parasite interaction modulating inflammatory responses
Dr. Fernando Lopes
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Thursday, October 10, 4:00 - 5:00 p.m.

Metabolic Disorders & Complications (MeDiC) Program Seminar Series

Mechanism of small intestinal nutrient sensing
Dr. Tony Lam, PhD
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Thursday, October 10, 4:00 - 5:00 p.m.

The Neuro: Albert Aguayo Lecture

The sensory neurons of touch
Dr. David Ginty
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Thursday, October 10, 6:30 - 7:30 p.m.

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

Smoking cessation and tobacco technology
Dr. Sean Gilman & Siobhan Caney
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Thursday, October 10, 7:30 - 8:30 p.m.

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

Cannabis in the family physician’s office: 10 things you need to know
Dr. Mary-Ann Fitzcharles
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Friday, October 11, 11:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.

Physiology Seminar Series

A second life: microbe–human interactions beginning in infancy     
Dr. Juliette Madan
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October 14 - 20

McGill Council on Palliative Care: PROJECTION – a week of dialogue

Join us for a week of community dialogue about living well and being unafraid to talk about end-of-life plans and wishes. We will have over 50 culturally sensitive events focused on art, music, innovation, healthcare, education and spirituality.
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Tuesday, October 15 at 12:00 p.m.

Killam Seminar Series

Neuronal Chloride Regulation in Brain Development, Plasticity and Disease
Kai Kaila
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Tuesday, October 15, 12:00 - 1:00 p.m.

MUHC Medical Grand Rounds

Neurosurgical Approaches for Relief of Movement Disorders
Dr. Abbas Sadikot
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Tuesday, October 15, 4:00 - 5:00 p.m.

The Neuro: K.A.C. Elliott 2019 Lecture

The reciprocal GABAergic septo-hippocampal connection: target selectivity and function
Dr. Tamás F. Freund
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October 16

World Restart a Heart Day 

This goal of this student-led interprofessional initiative is to educate the Montreal community about the importance of bystander CPR and engage individuals in resuscitation activities to enhance CPR knowledge and skills.
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Wednesday, October 16, 8:00 - 9:00 a.m.

Pediatric Medical Grand Rounds

2018-2019 Innovation Fund Awardees
Dr. Moshe Ben-Shoshan, Dr. Patricia Li, Dr. Pramod Pulindla/ Dr. Kathryn LaRusso, Dr. Patricia Fontela /Dr. Jesse Papenburg, Dr. Samara Zavalkoff and Dr. Tanya Di Genova
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Wednesday, October 16, 9:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.

Joint McGill University-Peking University Symposium on Primary Care Policy

Learning from each other - From policy to action: Successful implementation of primary care reform
We will explore and discuss insights from our respective experiences in primary care reform, focusing on patient-centred interdisciplinary care for complex chronic disease in primary care and the integration and linkages with hospitals and specialist care.
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Wednesday, October 16 at 11:30 a.m.

Department of Anatomy and Cell Biology

Coordinating propulsive and contractile forces during collective cell migration
Gregory Emery, PhD
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Wednesday, October 16 at 12:00 p.m.

BRaIN Seminar Series

Studies on the mechanisms underlying weight illusions
Dr. Philippe Chouinard
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Wednesday, October 16, 12:00 - 1:00 p.m.

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

Sleep apnea in children
Dr. Sam J. Daniel
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Wednesday, October 16, 12:00 - 1:00 p.m.

IDIGH Program Seminar

Treatment of Gram-negative blood stream infections: putting probability into practice
Dr. Todd Lee
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Wednesday, October 16, 3:30 - 4:30 p.m.

Biostatistics Seminar

Error-prone failure time data in Electronic Health Records (EHR) data: Methods for analysis and study design
Pamela A. Shaw, PhD
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Wednesday, October 16 at 4:30 p.m.

SSoM and BMEU Seminar

Projection Week Seminar with Mara Buchbinder: 
'Making Death’ in the Era of Medical Aid-in-Dying
Mara Buchbinder
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Thursday, October 17, 8:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.

SACE & Faculty Development Office Workshop

Exploring intersections: Equity, diversity and inclusion in the learning environment
Dr. Saleem Razack
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Thursday, October 17, 6:30 - 7:30 p.m.

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

Top 20 Research Studies of 2018 for Primary Care Physicians
Dr. Roland Grad
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Thursday, October 17, 7:30 - 8:30 p.m.

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

Integrating Shared Decision-Making into Prevention Activities: Examples from the Canadian Task Force on Preventive Health Care
Dr. Brett Thombs
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October 17 - 20

3rd International Congress on Whole Person Care

Exploring, compassion, addiction and culture change
Healing interactions between healthcare workers and patients are key to the transformation that we seek to promote and we will attempt to model healing relationships in all our interactions with you from the time you pick up your badge to your departure at the completion of the Congress.
Key speakers: Drs. Rana Awdish, Gabor Maté, Michael Kearney, Radhule Weininger & Frances Westley
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Friday, October 18, 9:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.

Dementia Education and Support Workshop for Family Caregivers

McGill University’s Division of Geriatric Medicine and the Steinberg Centre for Simulation and Interactive Learning are working in collaboration with Claire Webster to offer a community workshop that aims to educate and support caregivers who are looking after a family member with Alzheimer's disease or a dementia-related illness. 
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Friday, October 18, 11:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.

Physiology Seminar Series

Revenge of the Zombies: Lessons learned from cystic fibrosis
Dr. Subash Sad
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