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Seminar Series

Seminars are held on Fridays.
Seminars run from 1:30-2:30 in Kresge, Room K203 (third floor)

 

Preliminary Fall 2017 Schedule (subject to change)
Date Speaker Title of the Talk
September 15 N/A Movie "Night"
September 22 Dr. William Avison
Scientist and Chair, Children’s Health & Therapeutics, CHRI
Scientist and Assistant Director, LHRI
Cross-Appointed Professor, Department of Paediatrics and Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Shculich School of Medicine & Dentistry, Western University
"A life course perspective on mental health: Emerging research opportunities"
September 29 TBA TBA
October 06 Dr. Ian Ball
Chair, Critical Care Western Research
Scholar Program Director
Assistant Professor, Division of Critical Care Medicine, Schulich School of Medicine & Dentistry, Western University
"The Development of Canadian Guidelines for Organ Donor Management"
October 13 Dr. Luc Dubois
Assistant Professor of Surgery
Division of Vascular Surgery, Schulich School of Medicine & Dentistry, Western University
"Patient-centred outcomes"
No Seminar - Careers Conference Day
October 27 Dr. Manuel Montero-Odasso
Director, “Gait and Brain Lab” at Parkwood Institute
Professor, Department of Medicine
Cross-Appointed Professor, Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Shculich School of Medicine & Dentistry, Western University
"Motor biomarkers to predict cognitive decline and dementia "
November 03 Dr. Nuria Delcor
Physician and Researcher
International Health Center, Vall d'Hebron Hospital
"MyHealth, an European Project that look for community strategies to improve the healthcare access of vulnerable immigrants and refugees"
November 10 Dr. Marko Mrkobrada
POEM Member, Robarts Research Institute
Assistant Professor, General Internal Medicine, Shculich School of Medicine & Dentistry, Western University
"A randomized factorial trial of ASA and clonidine"
November 17 Dr. Stewart Harris
Canadian Diabetes Association Chair in Diabetes Management
Ian McWhinney Chair of Family Medicine Studies
Professor, Division of Endocrinology & Metabolism, the Department of Family Medicine and the Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Shculich School of Medicine & Dentistry, Western University
"The 2017 Carol Buck Lecture"
November 24 Dr. Marnin Heisel,
Associate Professor
Department of Psychiatry and Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Schulich School of Medicine and Dentistry, Western University
"Meaning-Centered Men’s Groups: Preliminary Findings from a Preventive-Intervention Designed to Enhance Psychological Resiliency and Decrease Suicide Risk in Men Facing Retirement"
December 01 Dr. Neil Klar
Associate Professor, Undergraduate Chair, Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Schulich School of Medicine and Dentistry, Western University
"Estimating disease risk: Some challenges"
December 08

Dr. Saverio Stranges
Professor and Chair, Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Shculich School of Medicine & Dentistry, Western University

"Epidemiology and prevention of cardiometabolic disease in global perspective"