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February 25 - March 10

 

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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February 25 - 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 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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Tuesday, February 26, 3:30 - 4:30 p.m.

Biostatistics Seminar

Propensity score matching with time-varying covariates for observational survival data: An application to 17-alpha hydroxyprogesterone caproate treatment in patients with recurrent preterm birth
Erinn M. Hade, PhD
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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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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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Thursday, February 28, 3:00 - 4:30 p.m.

Culture, Mind & Brain Seminar Series

Biocultural history and the turn to experience
Rob Boddice, PhD
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Thursday, February 28, 3:30 - 4:30 p.m.

Neuro Special Seminar

Systems ecology of the microbiome-gut-brain axis: The example of Parkinson’s disease
Prof. Paul Wilmes
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Friday, March 1, 1:00 - 2:00 p.m.

Population and Public Health Special Seminar

A recipe for health: Understanding the role of cooking for healthy eating in the modern food system
Julia Wolfson, PhD
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Tuesday, March 5, 12:00 - 1:00 p.m.

MUHC Medical Grand Rounds

Integration science for the noncommunicable diseases and injuries of the poorest billion
Dr. Gene Bukhman
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Thursday, March 7, 7:30 a.m. - 8:30 a.m.

Multidisciplinary Surgical Grand Rounds

Rounds and workshop on surgeon resilience
Dr. Taylor S. Riall
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Thursday, March 7 at 6:30 p.m.

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

Infectious Diseases
Update on pediatric vaccination
Dr. Dorothy Moore
Overview of respiratory tract infections - Are you part of 75%?
Dr. Karl Weiss
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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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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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February 25 - 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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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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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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Thursday, February 28, 10:30 - 11:30 a.m.

Population and Public Health Special Seminar 

From imperfect immunity to vaccine hesitancy: Evaluating the impact of vaccines & vaccination programs
Nicole Basta, PhD
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Thursday, February 28 at 6:30 p.m.

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

Emergency Medicine
Marijuana - The good, the bad and the ugly
Dr. Sophie Gosselin
Phlebitis and pulmonary embolism
Dr. Maral Koolian
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Monday, March 4, 12:30 - 1:30 p.m.

JGH Medical Grand Rounds

Optimum diet for a long &useful life: What’s the evidence?  
Dr. L. John Hoffer
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Wednesday, March 6, 12:00 - 1:00 p.m.

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

Infectious Diseases
Rational use of microbiological testing
Dr. Andre Dascal
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Thursday, March 7, 11:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.

Microbiology & Immunology Recruitment Seminar

Antibiotic-mediated antiviral immunity
Dr. Smita Gopinath
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Friday, March 8 at 11:00 a.m.

Physiology Seminar Series

Does phasic dopamine signalling play a causal role in reinforcement learning?
Dr. Peter Shizgal
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