September 23 - October 6

 

Monday, September 23 at 11:00 a.m.

Ludmer Centre: Neuroscience Seminar

Biologically-informed polygenic scores and the co-morbidity between metabolic and psychiatric disease: gene network by environment interactions
Dr. Patricia Pelufo Silveira
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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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Monday, September 23, 5:00 - 7:30 p.m.

SCSD: Fall Clinical Outreach Talk

Clinical applications of Nonword repetition tests
Speakers: Dr. Aparna Nadig, Dr. Susan Rvachew & Dr. Elin Thordardottir
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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, 2:00 - 3:30 p.m.

Biology Department Special Lecture

GFP: Lighting up life
Dr. Martin Chalfie
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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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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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Monday, September 30 at 12:00 p.m.

Pharmacology & Therapeutics Seminar

Click chemistry and advanced imaging for characterizing drug targeting
Dr. Nathan Luedtke
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Monday, September 30, 4:00 - 5:00 p.m.

Epidemiology Seminar

(Almost) 10 years of the Canadian network for observational drug effect studies
Dr. Robert Platt
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September 30 - October 2

Fifth International Drug Discovery and Development Forum

New trends in small molecule drug discovery: Artificial intelligence, cancer-cell vulnerabilities and immunology
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Tuesday, October 1, 12:00 - 1:00 p.m.

LDI Distinguished Lecture Series

Hematopoietic stem cell microenvironments in health and disease 
Dr. Paul S. Frenette
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Tuesday, October 1, 3:30 - 4:30 p.m.

McGill Distinguished Lecture in Human Genetics

Molecular genetic studies of CNS vascular development and disease
Dr. Jeremy Nathans
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Wednesday, October 2, 8:00 a.m. - 9:00 a.m.

Pediatric Medical Grand Rounds

21st Annual Alan Ross Lecture
Precision medicine strategies for medulloblastoma
Dr. Scott Pomeroy
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Wednesday, October 2 at 11:30 a.m.

Anatomy & Cell Biology Seminar Series

The role of RNA Binding proteins in the onset of cancer-induced cachexia: new potential avenue for therapy
Dr. Imed Gallouzi
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Wednesday, October 2 at 12:00 p.m.

BRaIN Seminar Series 

The science of art and illusion
Dr. Patrick Cavanagh
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Wednesday, October 2, 12:00 - 1:00 p.m.

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

Clinical tools for the workup of chest pain
Dr. Eli Segal
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Wednesday, October 2, 12:00 - 1:00 p.m.

IDIGH Program Seminar

LeishDerm: an HSP90 inhibitor-based formulation cures experimental cutaneous leishmaniasis by parasite killing and modulating host immune response
Dr. Patricia Sampaio Tavares Veras
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Wednesday, October 2, 3:30 - 4:30 p.m.

Biostatistics Seminar

Advances on Bayesian computation for big data problems
Florian Maire, PhD
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Wednesday, October 2 at 4:00 p.m.

Frontiers in Pain Research Lecture

The point of no return: Mechanisms driving the transition from acute to chronic pain
Dr. Jon Levine
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Wednesday, October 2, 4:30 - 6:30 p.m.

IHSP Annual Launch 2019-2020: Conversation & Cocktail

Québec & Montréal – Future leaders in accessibility?
Speakers: Senator Chantal Petitclerc, Stephanie Watt, Melanie Benard & Tiiu Poldma
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Thursday, October 3, 7:30 a.m. - 8:30 a.m.

Multidisciplinary Surgical Grand Rounds 

Harvey Sigman Lecture in Surgical Education
Purposeful and deliberate practice: Implications For effective training, improved education and sustained life-long learning
Dr. K. Andres Ericsson
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Thursday, October 3, 9:30 a.m. - 1:30 p.m.

RI-MUHC Trainee Committee & CTB Technology: Platform Expo

This will be an opportunity for trainees and staff to learn about the state-of-the-art technologies and instrumentation available and discover exciting opportunities to accelerate their research.
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Thursday, October 3, 9:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.

Social Studies of Medicine Symposium  

Beyond the Nobel Prize: Performing scientific excellence in Canada
This symposium will bring together historians, social scientist and scientific leaders to look at the inequality of opportunities for excellence and its recognition and the networks underlying the distribution of these opportunities.
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Thursday, October 3, 6:30 p.m. - 7:30 p.m.

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

Approach to orofacial pain
Dr. Zovinar Der Khatchadourian
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Thursday, October 3, 7:30 p.m. - 8:30 p.m.

CPD Thursday Evening Learning Series (TELS): Onsite or Webinar
Cannabis & teens
Dr. Richard Bélanger
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Friday, October 4 at 10:30 a.m.

IDIGH Program Symposium 2019

All are welcome to participate in the vendor show and visit around 20 sponsor booths. A great time to mingle and network! 
Invited keynote speakers: Drs. Kevin Kain, Sharon Walmsley, Charu Kaushic & Katherine A. Siminovitch
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Friday, October 4, 11:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.

Physiology Seminar Series

Neural mechanisms underlying the supraspinal control of locomotion     
Dr. Réjean Dubuc
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Friday, October 4, 1:00 - 2:00 p.m.

Bioengineering & Biomedical Engineering Research Seminar

Solving the radiofrequency field inhomogeneity problem in head MRI for full exploitation of ultra-high field scanners
Dr. Nicolas Boulant
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Saturday, October 5, 2:00 - 4:00 p.m. 

Cedars Concert for Kids with Cancer

All proceeds of this concert will be donated to Sarah's Fund for Cedars, an organization that supports the Pediatric Hematology - Oncology department at the Montreal Children's Hospital.
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