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February 18 - March 3

 

Monday, February 18, 12:00 - 1:00 p.m.

Pharmacology & Therapeutics Seminar Series

A tale of two medicines
Dr. Christopher Wright
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Monday, February 18, 4:00 - 5:00 p.m.

Epidemiology Seminar

Statistics as a condemned building: A demolition and reconstruction plan
Dr. Sander Greenland
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February 18 - April 15

Osler Library Exhibition 

Corps qui hantent d’autres corps
A project by Caroline Boileau, Michele Larose – Osler Library Artist-in-Residence. During her residency, she explored different European and Asian medical texts dating from the 15th to the 19th centuries
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Tuesday, February 19, 12:00 - 1:00 p.m.

MUHC Medical Grand Rounds*

Thrombotic Microangiopathy (TMA) – Importance of the differential diagnosis
How classification impacts investigations and management    
Dr. Louis-Philippe Girard
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Tuesday, February 19 at 4:00 p.m.

Killam Seminar Series

Meningeal immunity and lymphatics in brain function and dysfunction
Jonathan Kipnis, PhD
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Wednesday, February 20, 8:00 a.m. - 9:00 a.m.

Pediatric Medical Grand Rounds

Transitioning to competency-by-design in pediatrics: Lessons learnt at McGill and preparing for successful implementation
Drs. Elisa Ruano Cea, Evelyn Constantin & Nathalie Buu
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Wednesday, February 20 at 12:00 p.m.

Centre for Outcomes Research and Evaluation (CORE) – CHILD/ADULT Speaker Seminar

An eHealth decision-support tool to identify cancer predisposition syndromes in pediatric oncology
Dr. Catherine Goudie & Dr. George Thanassoulis
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Wednesday, February 20, 3:00 - 4:00 p.m.

Family Medicine Research Seminar 

Trajectories of lung cancer patients in primary care: From first presentation to referral
Satya Rashi Khare, PhD
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Wednesday, February 20 at 4:00 p.m.

Frontiers in Pain Research Lecture 

Small-fiber polyneuropathy, new causes and treatments
Dr. Ann Louise Oaklander
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Thursday, February 21, 7:30 a.m. - 8:30 a.m.

Multidisciplinary Surgical Grand Rounds

Open abdomen complications
Dr. Saud Aldeghaither
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Thursday, February 21 at 6:30 p.m.

CPD Thursday Evening Learning Series (TELS): Face-to-Face and Webinar

Nephrology
Commonly encountered issues in pediatric nephrology
Dr. Marie-Michele Gaudreault-Tremblay
Navigating lower urinary tract symptoms
Dr. Serge Carrier
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Friday, February 22, 1:00 - 2:00 p.m.

Bioengineering & Biomedical Engineering Research Seminar

Metabolic cell labeling for cancer targeting and immunoengineering
Hua Wang, PhD
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Monday, February 25, 12:30 - 1:30 p.m.

JGH Medical Grand Rounds

Ketogenic diet and diabetes: Why the resistance
Dr. Elizabeth MacNamara
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Tuesday, February 26, 12:00 - 1:00 p.m.

MUHC Medical Grand Rounds

Acute non variceal upper and lower GI bleeding – What do the new guidelines recommend?
Dr. Alan Barkun
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Wednesday, February 27 at 12:00 p.m.

BRaIN Seminar Series

Circuit organization of mouse motor cortex
Dr. Gordon Shepherd Jr.
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Wednesday, February 27, 12:00 - 1:00 p.m.

IDIGH Program Seminar Series

The end of tuberculosis? Mind the gap!
Dr. Christoph Lange
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Wednesday, February 27, 6:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m.

Ludmer Centre/Neuro/HBHL Public Lecture

Sleep & the ageing brain
We will explore how the brain mediates normal sleep and its importance to health, as well as how normal sleep can be disrupted and change with age and age-related pathologies.
All proceeds will go to the McGill “Seed of Change” campaign to establish the Ludmer Centre Student Award for Transdisciplinary Brain Research.
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Monday, February 18, 12:30 - 1:30 p.m.

JGH Medical Grand Rounds

Thrombotic Microangiopathy (TMA) – Importance of the differential diagnosis…How classification impacts investigations and management    
Dr. Louis-Philippe Girard
Note: Also at the Glen, Feb. 19*
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Monday, February 18, 6:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.

Pharmacology & Therapeutics: Melville Legacy Celebration

As part of Black History Month, we invite you to celebrate one of our heroes, Dr. Kenneth Melville (1902–1975).
Remembering an extraordinary man and looking forward
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February 18 - April 30

Osler Library Exhibition 

Drawing from the rich holdings of the Osler Library of the History of Medicine, Curiosities of Conception looks specifically at the ways that medical discourses have responded to and perpetuated the image of the monstrous maternal from the sixteenth to the twentieth centuries.
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Tuesday, February 19, 3:30 - 4:30 p.m.

Biostatistics Seminar

Non-collapsibility: The root of all evil when estimating and interpreting marginal hazard ratios
Tibor Schuster, PhD
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Tuesday, February 19, 4:00 - 5:00 p.m.

RI-MUHC Cancer Research Program Seminar

Real world data; patient perspectives
Dr. Jamil Asselah
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Wednesday, February 20 at 11:30 a.m.

Anatomy & Cell Biology Seminar Series

Investigating heterogeneity and specialization of macromolecular machines
Dr. Marlene Oeffinger
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Wednesday, February 20, 12:00 - 1:00 p.m.

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

Otolaryngology - Head and Neck Surgery
Bone anchored hearing aids implants versus cochlear implants: Do you know the difference?
Dr. Sam J. Daniel
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Wednesday, February 20, 3:00 - 5:00 p.m.

McGill Sustainability Systems Initiative (MSSI) Speaker Series  

Charting a new path along the environmental policy tightrope: Including and rewarding stakeholders without giving away the farm
Prof. Kai Chan
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Wednesday, February 20 at 4:00 p.m.

GCRC Frontiers in Cancer Research Lecture Series 

Developmental regulation and function of let-7a microRNA in C. elegans
Victor R. Ambros, PhD
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Thursday, February 21, 11:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.

Microbiology & Immunology Recruitment Seminar

Genetic technologies to engineer and study the microbiome
Dr. Mark Mimee
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Friday, February 22 at 11:00 a.m.

Physiology Seminar Series

Exploring mechanisms controlling collective endothelial cell migration
Dr. Arnold Hayer
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Monday, February 25, 12:00 - 1:00 p.m.

RI-MUHC Pediatric Research Seminar

Imaging cell divisions at the beginning of life
Greg Fitzharris, PhD  
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Monday, February 25, 4:30 - 5:30 p.m.

Epidemiology Seminar

Is deployment of trained nurses to rural villages a remedy for the low skilled birth attendance in Ethiopia? A cluster randomized community trial
Henok Tadasse Ayele, PhD
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Wednesday, February 27, 8:00 a.m. - 9:00 a.m.

Pediatric Medical Grand Rounds

Dr. N. Blair Whittemore Visiting Professor of Sarah's Fund for Cedars in Pediatric Hematology/Oncology
Using genomics to improve diagnosis and management of acute lymphoblastic leukemia
Dr. Charles Mulligan
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Wednesday, February 27, 12:00 - 1:00 p.m.

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

Geriatric Medicine
Nutrition in the elderly
Dr. Jose Morais
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Thursday, February 28, 8:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.

RI-MUHC Rare Disease Research Day

Research and Reach-Out
To celebrate Rare Disease Day, the RI-MUHC Consortium for Rare Disease Research (CRDR) is planning a ½ day multidisciplinary event to showcase some of the rare disease clinical and research programs at the RI-MUHC.
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