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February 11-24

 

Monday, February 11, 12:00 - 1:00 p.m.

Pharmacology & Therapeutics Seminar Series

BAF60 subunits of SWI/SNF complexes regulate lineage-fate decisions during hematopoietic development
Julie Lessard, PhD
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February 11 - 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 12, 12:00 - 1:00 p.m.

MUHC Medical Grand Rounds

Something old and something new
Dr. Andrea Parks & Dr. David Pellerin
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Tuesday, February 12, 3:30 - 4:30 p.m.

Biostatistics Seminar

When population gets in the way: A lesson in generalization of Canadian prediction models for occupational asthma in European countries
Dr. Eva Suarthana
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Tuesday, February 12, 4:00 - 5:00 p.m.

RI-MUHC Cancer Research Program Seminar

Understanding deregulation in AML at the bulk and single cell resolution
Dr. Vincent Lavallée
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Wednesday, February 13 at 12:00 p.m.

BRaIN Seminar Series

Discovering and characterizing retinal genes lead to insights into disease mechanisms and treatment ideas
Dr. Robert Koenekoop
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Wednesday, February 13, 12:00 - 1:00 p.m.

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

Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation
Limping child – What not to miss
Dr. Sarah Campillo
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Thursday, February 14 at 12:30 p.m.

Meakins-Christie Research Seminar Series

Systems biology approaches for the understanding of chronic respiratory diseases
Qingling Duan, PhD
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Thursday, February 14, 6:00 p.m. - 7:00 p.m.

Cutting Edge Lecture in Science

Earlier, easier, better: How youth mental healthcare is being transformed in Canada and India
Srividya Iyer, PhD
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Friday, February 15, 12:00 - 1:00 p.m.

Medical Physics Unit Seminar Series

Metamaterials: Controlling the interactions between light and matter
Amy Blum, PhD
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Sunday, February 17 at 4:00 p.m.

Benefit Concert for Syria 2019

Under the baton of Maestro Gilles Auger, I Medici di McGill will perform at the Benefit Concert for Syrian Internally Displaced People (IDP) and student fellowships at McGill University organized by the Syrian Cultural Centre.
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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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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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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 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, 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 11, 12:30 - 1:30 p.m.

JGH Medical Grand Rounds

Cancer associated venous thromboembolism: New anticoagulant
Dr. Vicky Tagalakis
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Monday, February 11, 4:30 - 5:30 p.m.

Epidemiology Seminar

A picture tells a thousand...exposures: Opportunities and challenges of deep learning image analysis in exposure science and environmental epidemiology
Scott Weichenthal, PhD
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February 11 - 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 12, 4:00 - 5:00 p.m.

McGill Distinguished Lecture in Human Genetics 

Categorizing autism spectrum and related disorders: Genomes to genes to outcomes
Dr. Stephen Scherer
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Wednesday, February 13, 9:00 a.m. - 2:30 p.m.

Dementia Education and Support Workshop for Family Caregivers 

McGill’s Division of Geriatric Medicine and the Steinberg Centre for Simulation and Interactive Learning are working in collaboration with Claire Webster and Dr. Serge Gauthier to offer a community workshop which aims to educate and support caregivers who are looking after a family member with Alzheimer's disease or a dementia-related illness. This workshop will be given in French.
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Wednesday, February 13, 12:00 - 1:00 p.m.

IDIGH Program Seminar Series  

Mechanism of bacterial adhesion and biofilm formation
Dr. Yves Brun
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Wednesday, February 13, 1:15 - 2:30 p.m.

Ludmer Centre Lecture

Thought, matter, and quantum theory
Lucien Hardy, PhD
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Thursday, February 14, 4:00 - 5:30 p.m.

Centre for MedEd & Faculty Development Office Medical Education Rounds

Digital medicine: Impact and consequences for teaching and learning
Dr. Jörg Goldhahn
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Thursday, February 14 at 6:30 p.m.

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

Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation
Fibromyalgia
Dr. Mary-Ann Fitzcharles
Approach to shoulder tendinitis
Dr. Ian Shrier
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Monday, February 18, 9:00 a.m. - 10:00 a.m.

Meakins-Christie Research Seminar Series

Targeting neutrophil apoptosis to facilitate resolution of pulmonary inflammation
Dr. Janos Filep
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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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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, 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 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, 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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