January 13-26

 

Monday, January 13, 12:00 - 1:00 p.m.

RI-MUHC Pediatric Research Seminar

Next-generation sequencing approaches for the diagnosis of muscle diseases
Martine Tétreault, PhD
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Monday, January 13, 12:00 - 1:00 p.m.

Pharmacology & Therapeutics Seminar Series

The computational toxicology continuum: Augmented intelligence bridging man and machine
Dr. Nicole C. Kleinstreuer
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Monday, January 13, 12:30 - 1:30 p.m. 

JGH Medical Grand Rounds

Bridging the faculty and clinical "divides": How UGME and Faculty Development work together to help you help our learners   
Dr. Beth-Ann M. Cummings & Dr. Michelle Elizov
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Monday, January 13, 4:00 - 5:00 p.m.

Epidemiology Seminar Series

Current opportunities and challenges in HIV treatment and prevention: Brazil as a case study
Dr. Paula Mendes Luz
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Tuesday, January 14, 10:30 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.

RI-MUHC: Injury, Repair & Recovery Program (IRR) Seminar Series

Metabolic alterations in chondrocytes in osteoarthritis
Prof. Ali Mobasheri
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Tuesday, January 14, 12:00 - 1:00 p.m.

Quantitative Life Sciences Seminar Series

Mechanics, topology and geometry of mammalian chromosomes and nuclei and their epigenetic modulation
John Marko, PhD
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Tuesday, January 14, 12:00 - 1:00 p.m.

LDI Epidemiology Seminar

Beyond estimation: New directions in precision medicine
Michael Wallace, PhD
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Tuesday, January 14 at 4:00 p.m.

Killam Seminar Series

The cellular basis for somatosensation and pain
Patrik Ernfors, PhD
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Wednesday, January 15, 9:00 a.m. - 10:00 a.m.

McGill Global Mental Health Webinar Series 

The Friendship Bench: A community-based mental health innovation 
Dr. Ruth Verhey
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Wednesday, January 15 at 11:30 a.m. 

Anatomy and Cell Biology Seminar Series 

Nanoscale analysis of spindle formation in living cells
Dr. Jackie Vogel
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Wednesday, January 15, 3:30 - 4:30 p.m.

Biostatistics Seminar 

Kernel optimal orthogonality weighting: A balancing approach to estimating effects of continuous treatments
Michele Santacatterina, PhD
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Wednesday, January 15, 4:00 - 5:00 p.m.

Biochemistry & Goodman Cancer Research Centre Joint Seminar 

New strategies and approaches to tackle neurological disorders
Dr. Mauro Costa-Mattioli
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Thursday, January 16, 4:00 - 5:00 p.m.

MeDiC Program Seminar Series

Stress, astrocytes and brain bioergetics  
Dr. Ciaran Murphy-Royal
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Thursday, January 16, 12:00 - 1:00 p.m.

IHSP Pizza Policy Talk Series

Child marriage in Canada  
Dr. Alissa Koski
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Friday, January 17, 11:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.

Physiology Seminar

Astroglial modulation of neuronal firing pattern in cortical and rhythmogenic brainstem sensorimotor circuits
Dr. Arlette Kolta
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Monday, January 20 at 9:00 a.m.

Meakins-Christie and RESP Program Research Seminar

Pain neurons control cancer immunosurveillance
Dr. Sébastien Talbot
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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: Thomas Nichols, 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, 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, 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, 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, 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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