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March 11-24

 

Monday, March 11 at 12:00 p.m.

Pharmacology and Therapeutics Seminar Series

Cross-talk between skeletal muscle stem cells and their niche micro-environment in regulation of muscle stem cell function and tissue regeneration
Dr. Vahab D. Soleimani
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Monday, March 11, 12:30 - 1:30 p.m.

JGH Medical Grand Rounds

Emergency room and older patients: To be frail or at risk? 
Dr. Olivier Beauchet
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March 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, March 12, 12:00 - 1:00 p.m.

MUHC Medical Grand Rounds 

Hepatic encephalopathy and driving: A bumpy road
Guidance from the CMPA and CMA
Dr. Philip Wong
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Tuesday, March 12, 3:30 - 4:30 p.m.

Biostatistics Seminar

Constructing personalized decision Algorithm for mHealth applications
Min Qian, PhD
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Wednesday, March 13, 8:00 a.m. - 9:00 a.m.

Pediatric Medical Grand Rounds

Montreal Children's Hospital Global Health Involvement
Partnership with Rwanda: Successes and challenges
Dr. Thérèse Perreault & Dr. Jocelyne Bukeyeneza
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Wednesday, March 13 at 11:30 a.m.

Anatomy and Cell Biology Seminar Series

The role of ribosomal protein composition in selective translation of longevity genes under dietary restriction
Dr. Jarod Rollins
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Wednesday, March 13, 12:00 - 1:00 p.m.

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

Prostate cancer – New technologies for screening and diagnosis
Dr. Simon Tanguay
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Wednesday, March 13, 12:00 - 1:00 p.m.

IDIGH Program Seminar Series 

Charting the genetic interaction landscape of human cells through genome-wide CRISPR screens
Dr. Michael Tyers
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Thursday, March 14 at 12:00 p.m.

Centre for Outcomes Research and Evaluation (CORE) - GUEST Speaker Seminar

Studying visible minority and immigrant populations using administrative data
Dr. Baiju Shah
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Thursday, March 14, 4:45 - 6:15 p.m.

Global Health Rehabilitation Initiative (GHRI) Forum

Film Screening: Continuons à aller plus loin ensemble!
Guest Speaker: Mathieu Francoeur
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Friday, March 15 at 11:00 a.m.

Physiology Seminar Series

Heterogeneous plasticity rules in the cerebellum: From synaptic plasticity to behavior
Dr. Aparna Suvrathan
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Monday, March 18, 9:00 a.m. - 10:00 a.m.

Meakins-Christie Research Seminar Series

Mitophagy in skeletal muscle: Effects of exercise and age
Dr. David Hood
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Monday, March 18, 12:00 - 1:00 p.m.

RI-MUHC Pediatric Research Seminar

Deciphering the complex genetics of neural tube defects
Zoha Kibar, PhD  
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Tuesday, March 19, 12:00 - 1:00 p.m.

MUHC Medical Grand Rounds

New approaches in the management of drug hypersensitivity and desensitization
Drs. Chris Tsoukas, Gilbert Matte & Ghislaine A.C. Isabwe
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Wednesday, March 20, 10:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.

Cedars Cansupport: Oncology Nutrition Awareness Day

We will discuss the latest updates from the new Canada Food guide and healthy eating guidelines before, during and after cancer treatment.
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Wednesday, March 20, 12:00 - 1:00 p.m.

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

Neurology
MS in 2019
Dr. Paul Giacomini
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Wednesday, March 20, 12:00 - 1:00 p.m.

IDIGH WIP/Lunch & Learn Seminar

Access to essential diagnostics at primary care level
Mikashmi Kohli
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Wednesday, March 20 at 4:00 p.m.

GCRC Frontiers in Cancer Research Lecture Series

Towards precision medicine at single cell resolution: From brains to bone marrow
Trevor Pugh, PhD
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Thursday, March 21, 7:30 a.m. - 8:30 a.m.

Multidisciplinary Surgical Grand Rounds

Management of retroperitoneal sarcoma
Dr. Sinziana Dumitra
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Thursday, March 21, 6:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.

Money Talks for Docs Volunteer-Run Workshop Series

What you didn't learn in Med School
McGill volunteer and alumnus Dr. Benjamin Burko invites all Montreal-area physicians and medical students to this latest workshop.
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March 21-22

Global Health Film Festival - Focus on TB

Split over two evenings, this film festival will explore the often untold stories of the TB community.
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Friday, March 22, 11:30 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.

7th Annual TB Centre Research Day

The focus will be on tuberculosis and other mycobacterial research. It is an opportunity to meet, mingle, share great research and enjoy some cocktails.
Keynote Speaker : Dr. Joia Mukherjee
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Monday, March 11, 12:00 - 1:00 p.m.

RI-MUHC Pediatric Research Seminar

Delivery of concussion information to young people: How can we turn our words into more effective action?
Jeff Caron, PhD  
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Monday, March 11, 4:30 - 5:30 p.m.

Epidemiology Seminar 

Phthalate exposure and breast cancer incidence: A Danish nationwide cohort study
Thomas Ahern, PhD
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March 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, March 12, 3:00 - 5:00 p.m.

Global Mental Health Program Seminar 

Cross-cultural issues and mental health in conflict and disaster settings
Dr. Lynne Jones
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Tuesday, March 12, 4:00 - 5:00 p.m.

The Neuro: George Karpati Lecture

This Annual Lecture commemorates a world-renowned neurologist and clinician-scientist who spent his extraordinary career at The Neuro.
Inherited disorders of neuromuscular transmission
Dr. Hanns Lochmüller
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Wednesday, March 13, 8:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.

JGH Child Psychiatry Department Conference

Connecting with migrant children and their families: What children in conflict and disasters have taught me
Dr. Lynne Jones
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Wednesday, March 13, 11:30 a.m. - 1:30 p.m.

Family Medicine Presentation

The built environment and risk of obesity: Evidence and opportunities
Dr. Tracie Barnett
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Wednesday, March 13 at 12:00 p.m.

BRaIN Seminar Series 

Circadian networks in the brain: Overlapping maps and functions to schedule our day
Dr. Erik Herzog
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Wednesday, March 13, 3:00 - 5:00 p.m.

McGill Qualitative Health Research Group (MQHRG) Meeting

A fireside chat with Dr. Patricia Benner
Dr. Benner is a prominent nursing theorist, academic and author. She is especially well known for her book, Interpretive Phenomenology, which advances a research methodology from existential and interpretive philosophy.
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Thursday, March 14, 12:30 - 2:00 p.m.

Institute for Health & Social Policy Seminar

Expressing respect for people with disabilities in clinical settings
Adam Cureton, PhD
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Thursday, March 14 at 6:30 p.m.

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

Clinical Immunology and Allergy
Navigating the age of biologics
Dr. Chris Tsoukas
Immunotherapy
Dr. Peter Small
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Monday, March 18, 9:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.

13th Human Genetics Students Society Conference

Human genome editing: Myths and realities of rewriting the final draft
Keynote speaker: Dr. Gerald P. Schatten
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Monday, March 18, 12:30 - 1:30 p.m.

JGH Medical Grand Rounds

Uncommon mechanisms in thrombosis…Research that could change your practice  
Dr. Ed Conway
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Monday, March 18, 4:00 - 5:00 p.m.

The Neuro: Inaugural Christopher Thompson Lecture

Image-guided neuro intervention and beyond. A personal journey
Dr. Terry Peters
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Wednesday, March 20, 8:00 a.m. - 9:00 a.m.

Pediatric Medical Grand Rounds

Social Consultation and Interpretation Services (SCIS)
Who is left behind? Health disparities among LGBT children, youth and adults: Strategies for inclusive care
Dr. Shuvo Ghosh
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Wednesday, March 20 at 12:00 p.m.

BRaIN Seminar Series

Acoustic experience alters how you see the world
Dr. Stephen Lomber
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Wednesday, March 20, 3:00 - 4:00 p.m.

Family Medicine Research Seminar

Lost in knowledge syntheses? A roadmap with decision aid and resources
This seminar is about a roadmap to help clinicians, managers, graduate students and researchers to choose the appropriate path for synthesizing knowledge in family medicine education, quality improvement and research (including literature reviews), and accessing appropriate method reference.
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Wednesday, March 20 at 4:00 p.m.

Frontiers in Pain Research Lecture Series

Somatosensation à la mode
Prof. John Wood
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Thursday, March 21, 11:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.

Infection & Immunity Seminar Series

Novel insights into pathogen-host interactions in humans and bats
Dr. Karen Mossman
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Thursday, March 21 at 6:30 p.m.

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

Neurology
Classification and clinical differentiation of the dementias
Dr. Chenjie Xia
Lumbar radiculopathy before the referral
Dr. Carlo Santaguida
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Friday, March 22 at 1:00 p.m.

Bioengineering & Biomedical Engineering Research Seminar

Gene networks and drug resistance: Breakthroughs using novel model systems
Daniel Charlebois, PhD
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