June 17-30



As events wind down for the summer, Med Events will take a break and return to the regular weekly schedule in August.


June 17-30

McGill Library Exhibition 
Sir William Osler’s Leonardo da Vinci Collection: Flight, Anatomy and Art
Curated by Dr. Rolando F. Del Maestro.
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June 17-30

McGill Library Exhibition
Osler: The Man You Rarely See
Curated by Pamela Miller, History of Medicine Librarian (retired), Osler Library.
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Tuesday, June 18, 12:00 - 1:00 p.m.

MUHC Medical Grand Rounds

Case records from the RVH: “How to complement a pregnant woman: Don’t make too many assumptions"
Dr. Jordan May, Dr. Chantal Bernard & Dr. Denis Cournoyer
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Wednesday, June 19, 8:00 a.m. - 9:00 a.m.

Pediatric Medical Grand Rounds

Frank M. Guttman Visiting Professor
The unspoken quality metric: Moral distress and peer support in healthcare
Dr. Kurt F. Heiss
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June 19-20

Square Mile Conference
Crossing boundaries & constructing linkages: The history of Montreal’s Square Mile in national and international context
Over two days, this conference will pursue a re-examination of the history of the Square Mile and its broader significance.
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June 19-21

McGill Summer Institute in Infectious Diseases and Global Health

New course: Quality of TB Care
Poor quality TB care is widespread and is a key driver of the TB epidemic. This course will address the critical need to go beyond coverage and improve quality of TB care in low and middle-income countries.
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June 19-22

2nd International Combined Orthopaedic Research Societies (ICORS) Meeting

The ICORS 2019 meeting will highlight advances in orthopaedic research with an emphasis on how new discoveries translate into improved clinical care – from the bench to the bedside.
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Tuesday, June 25, 5:00 - 7:00 p.m. 

SPOT Global Health Rehabilitation Initiative (GHRI) Panel Discussion

Policy coherence for healthy product environments: Lessons from tobacco, alcohol and food governance
This panel brings together four individuals who have spent their career grappling with the question of how governments can establish policies and programs that advance health and other social goals. Individual presentations will be followed by an engaging panel discussion on the complexities of policy coherence for healthy product environments.
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June 26-28

Division of Social & Transcultural Psychiatry: Advanced Study Institute Conference & Workshop

Cultural poetics of illness and healing: Embodiment, enactment and the politics of experience
The format will be a two-day Workshop (June 26 & 27) for researchers working on these issues followed by a public Conference (June 28) directed to mental health practitioners, researchers and students.
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