November 25 - December 8


Monday, November 25, 12:00 - 1:00 p.m.

RI-MUHC Pediatric Research Seminar

Transcriptional regulation during epiblast and trophoblast development
William Pastor, PhD
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Monday, November 25, 12:30 - 1:30 p.m.

JGH Medical Grand Rounds

Can we eliminate hepatitis C?   
Dr. Averell Sherker
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Monday, November 25 at 1:15 p.m.

Pathology Scientific Lecture Series

Exploring and exploiting genome architecture of renal cancers to advance molecular understanding of the disease and improve clinical care
Yasser Riazalhosseini, PhD
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Monday, November 25 at 4:00 p.m.

Pharmacology and Therapeutics Seminar Series

Transcriptional regulation of heart development
Dr. Benoit Bruneau
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Monday, November 25, 4:00 - 5:00 p.m.

Epidemiology Seminar

Malaria versus arboviruses: Unique and common challenges in their control and prevention
Kate Zinszer, PhD
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Tuesday, November 26, 8:30 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.

Faculty Development Office Workshop

Effective teaching in a busy clinical environment: Is it possible?
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Tuesday, November 26, 12:00 - 1:00 p.m.

LDI Distinguished Lecture Series

A presentation of two protein synthesis hypotheses 
William Merrick, PhD
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Tuesday, November 26, 12:00 - 1:00 p.m.

Quantitative Life Sciences (QLS) Seminar Series

Quantitative approaches addressing intratumour heterogeneity and its impact on therapeutic outcomes
Morgan Craig, PhD
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Tuesday, November 26, 12:00 - 1:00 p.m.

LDI Epidemiology Seminar

Epidemiology in occupational health litigation: Dura Lex?
Dr. Michel Rossignol
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Tuesday, November 26 at 1:00 p.m.

McGill Research Centre on Complex Traits Seminar

From genes to drugs: Challenges and opportunities
Dr. Vincent Mooser
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Tuesday, November 26 at 1:30 p.m.

Biomedical Ethics Unit Seminar

Delaying and withholding interventions: Ethics and the stepped wedge trial
Dr Ariella Binik
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Tuesday, November 26 at 4:00 p.m. 

Killam Seminar Series

Anatomical and functional human brain imaging at 7 Tesla
Dr. Kamil Uludag
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Tuesday, November 26, 6:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m.

Healthy Brains, Healthy Lives (HBHL) Workshop

Join HBHL and Scientista for Sex Cells!, a workshop on sex- and gender-based analysis plus (SGBA+), to learn how you can implement SGBA+ in your own research. This workshop will feature talks from two SGBA+ experts followed by guided group discussions.
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Tuesday, November 26, 6:00 p.m. - 8:30 p.m.

Cedars CanSupport Public Lecture

News you can use about urologic cancer
Moderator: Mr. Jeff J. Shamie
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Wednesday, November 27, 8:00 a.m. - 9:00 a.m.

Pediatric Medical Grand Rounds
Working together to enhance direct observation practices in busy clinical settings
Drs. Evelyn Constantin, Michelle Elizov, Preetha Krishnamoorthy & Elisa Ruano Cea
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Wednesday, November 27 at 12:00 p.m.

CORE Translational Rounds - Centre to Centre

Getting answers from babies about autism
Mayada Elsabbagh, PhD
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Wednesday, November 27 at 12:00 p.m.

BRaIN Seminar Series

Visual information processing - noise and efficiency
Dr. Alex Baldwin
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Wednesday, November 27, 12:00 - 1:00 p.m.

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

Approach to rheumatological pain 
Dr. Mary-Ann Fitzcharles
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Wednesday, November 27, 12:00 - 1:00 p.m.

IDIGH Program Seminar 

The burden of nonalcoholic fatty liver disease: Diagnostic challenges and risk profiling
Dr. Giada Sebastiani
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Wednesday, November 27, 3:30 - 4:30 p.m.

Biostatistics Seminar

Social interference: Inference in the presence of influential friends
Erica Moodie, PhD
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Thursday, November 28, 4:00 - 5:00 p.m.

iPSC Seminar Series

Microengineering brain organoids: Addressing variability in organoid generation 
Camille Cassell de Camps
3D printed microfluidic device for midbrain organoid growth and vascularization
Alia Alameri
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Thursday, November 28, 4:00 - 5:30 p.m.

Health Sciences Education (HSE) Rounds

Interdisciplinary perspectives on becoming an HSE researcher
Dr. Geoffroy Noël, Dr. Fraser Moore & Suzanne Mak will reflect upon their individual journeys in becoming researchers in the area of Health Sciences Education.
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Thursday, November 28, 6:30 - 7:30 p.m.

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

Pulmonary fibrosis 
Dr. Maxime Cormier
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Thursday, November 28, 7:30 p.m. - 8:30 p.m.

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

What’s new in TB screening 
Dr. Kevin Schwartzman
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Friday, November 29, 10:30 - 11:30 a.m.

LDI Epidemiology Special Seminar

The new School of Population and Global Health at McGill: A campus-wide opportunity
Dr. Timothy Grant Evans
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Friday, November 29, 11:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.

Physiology Seminar

Single-cell transcriptomic endothelial cell signatures of healthy and pathological vessels
Dr. Jean-Sébastien Joyal
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Monday, December 2, 9:00 a.m. - 10:00 a.m.

Meakins-Christie Research Seminar Series 

Analysis and modeling of single-cell genomics data to drive biomedical discovery and innovation
Jun Ding
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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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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 at 12:00 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, 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, 6:30 - 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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