Events

  • November 15, 2019

    2019 International Symposium on Multimorbidity

    Join us on Friday, November 15 for the 2019 International Symposium on Multimorbidity, co-presented by the Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics and the Department of Family Medicine in the Schulich School of Medicine & Dentistry at Western University. Attendees will have an opportunity to present and hear about ongoing and future multimorbidity research, as well as to collaborate with others to determine the next steps to move international multimorbidity research forward.


  • November 15, 2019

    Seminar Series: Greg Zaric, PhD

    Gregory Zaric, PhD, MSc Faculty Director and a Professor in Management Science at the Ivey Business School, will join us for our weekly seminar series.


  • November 1, 2019

    Seminar Series: Tara Elton-Marshall, PhD

    Tara Elton-Marshall, PhD, an Independent Scientist with the Institute for Mental Health Policy Research at CAMH, an Assistant Professor in the Clinical Public Health Division at the Dalla Lana School of Public Health at the University of Toronto, and an Adjunct Assistant Professor in the Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics at Western University, will join us for our weekly seminar series.


  • October 25, 2019

    Seminar Series: PhD Candidates' Thesis Proposal Defense Public Lecture

    Two Phd Candidates will join us for our weekly seminar series, as they present their Thesis Proposal Defense Public Lecture.


  • October 18, 2019

    Seminar Series: Anita Kothari, PhD

    Anita Kothari, PhD, Associate Professor, School of Health Studies, will join us for our weekly seminar series.


  • October 11, 2019

    Seminar Series: Charles Weijer, PhD

    Charles Weijer, PhD, Associate Professor and Director of the Non-thesis M.Sc. Program in the Department of Biochemistry, will join us for our weekly seminar series.


  • October 4, 2019

    Seminar Series: Dr. George Dresser

    Dr. George Dresser, Associate Professor in the Department of Medicine, will join us for our weekly seminar series.


  • September 27, 2019

    Seminar Series: Neil Klar, PhD

    Neil Klar, PhD, Associate Professor and Undergraduate Chair in the Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, will join us for our weekly seminar series, presenting his talk, "Writing Rules: Guidelines on Writing Clearly, Concisely and Ethically."


  • September 20, 2019

    Seminar Series: PhD Candidates' Thesis Proposal Defense Public Lectures

    Two Phd Candidates will join us for our weekly seminar series, as they present their Thesis Proposal Defense Public Lecture.


  • December 6, 2019

    Seminar Series: Michael Strong, MD, FRCP, FCAHS, FAAN

    Dr. Michael Strong, President, Canadian Institutes of Health Research (CIHR-IRSC), will join us for our weekly seminar series.


  • July 8, 2019

    Summer Workshop Series

    Enhance your research methodology skills with faculty and student leaders from the Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics.


  • June 17, 2019

    Health Economics Research Day at Western

    A day-long event featuring 4 presentation sessions showcasing current research in the field of Health Economics at Western University.


  • May 24, 2019

    Indigenous Health Seminar with visiting guest lecture by Dr. Sarah Larkins

    The Centre for Studies in Family Medicine, Department of Family Medicine, in collaboration with the Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics and the Schulich Interfaculty Program in Public Health, is pleased to invite you to attend our Indigenous Health Seminar featuring Dr. Sarah Larkins, Professor, Health Systems Strengthening, College of Medicine and Dentistry, James Cook University, Australia.


  • Friday, April 12, 2019

    2019 Allan Donner Lecture: Dr. Brian G. Feagan

    Join us for the 2019 Allan Donner Lecture with Dr. Brian G. Feagan, MD, FRCPC.


  • April 5, 2019

    Seminar Series: PhD Thesis Proposal Lectures

    Please join us for our weekly seminar, featuring PhD Thesis Proposal Lectures by Claudia Li and Artem Uvarov


  • March 29, 2019

    Seminar Series: Maria Mathews, PhD

    Please join us for our weekly seminar, featuring Maria Mathews, PhD, Professor, Department of Family Medicine and Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Western University


  • March 25, 2019

    CSEB @ Western: Research Gone Wrong

    Research Gone Wrong


  • March 22, 2019

    Seminar Series: Yayuan Zhu, PhD

    Please join us for our weekly seminar, featuring Yayuan Zhu, PhD, Assistant Professor, Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Western University


  • March 15, 2019

    Seminar Series: Stephanie Dixon, PhD

    Please join us for our weekly seminar, featuring Stephanie Dixon, PhD, Program Manager, Kidney, Dialysis and Transplantation, ICES, London, ON.


  • March 8, 2019

    Seminar Series: Anna Zajacova, PhD

    Please join us for our weekly seminar, featuring Anna Zajacova, PhD, Associate Professor of Sociology, Western University.


  • March 1, 2019

    Seminar Series: Laurent Briollais, PhD

    Please join us for our weekly seminar, featuring Laurent Briollais, Senior scientist at the Lunenfeld-Tanenbaum Research Institute, Mount Sinai Hospital in Toronto and Associate Professor in the Biostatistics Division at the Dalla Lana School of Public Health, University of Toronto.


  • February 15, 2019

    Seminar Series: Doctoral Thesis Proposal Public Lectures

    Join us for 2 PhD Thesis Proposal Lectures, featuring Alex Ratzki-Leewing and Klajdi Puka.


  • February 8, 2019

    Seminar Series: Kyla Naylor, PhD

    Kyla Naylor BHK, MES, PhD, Epidemiologist at ICES Kidney, Dialysis and Transplantation, will join us for our weekly seminar series.


  • February 1, 2019

    Seminar Series: Guangyong Zou, PhD

    Guangyong Zou, PhD, Director of Biostatistics at Robarts Clinical Trials Inc. and Professor with the Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Schulich School of Medicine & Dentistry, Western University, will join us for our weekly seminar series.


  • January 25, 2019

    Seminar Series: Matthew Meyer, PhD

    Please join us for our weekly seminar, featuring Matthew Meyer, PhD, Senior Population Health Strategist at London Health Sciences Centre, and Adjunct Research Professor with the Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Schulich School of Medicine & Dentistry, Western University.


  • January 18, 2019

    Seminar Series: Michael Boffa, PhD

    Michael B. Boffa, PhD, Associate Professor and Director of the Non-thesis M.Sc. Program in the Department of Biochemistry, will join us for our weekly seminar series.


  • January 11, 2019

    Seminar Series: Dr. Luciano Sposato

    Join us for our weekly seminar series, featuring Dr. Luciano Sposato, an Associate Professor of Neurology from the Department of Clinical Neurological Sciences at Western University. Dr. Sposato is also a cross-appointee with the Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics.


  • September 13, 2019

    Seminar Series: Dr. Vladimir Hachinski

    Dr. Vladimir Hachinski, CM, MD, DSc, FRCPC, Doctor honoris causaX4, will join us for our weekly seminar series.


  • December 7, 2018

    Seminar Series: Dr. Seabrook

    Please join us for our weekly seminar, featuring Dr. Jamie Seabrook, Associate Professor, School of Food and Nutritional Sciences, Brescia University College, Adjunct Research Professor, Department of Paediatrics and Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Schulich School of Medicine & Dentistry, Western University, Scientist, Children's Health Research Institute and Lawson Health Research Institute, and Faculty Associate, Human Environments Analysis Laboratory.


  • November 30, 2018

    Annual Carol Buck Lecture and Graduate Scholarship

    Please join us for the Annual Carol Buck Lecture, "Carol Buck Scholarship Alumni: A Panel Discussion", and the Carol Buck Graduate Scholarship award presentation.


  • November 23, 2018

    Seminar Series: Dr. Mahon

    Please join us for our weekly seminar, featuring Dr. Jeffrey Mahon, Professor in the Department of Medicine and Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics at Schulich School of Medicine & Dentistry, Western University.


  • November 16, 2018

    Seminar Series: Dr. Gutmanis

    Please join us for our weekly seminar, featuring Dr. Iris Gutmanis, Associate Scientist, Lawson Health Research Institute, Adjunct Professor, Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, and Department of Psychiatry at Western University.


  • November 9, 2018

    Seminar Series: Dr. Rosella

    Please join us for our weekly seminar, featuring Dr. Laura Rosella, Associate Professor, Dalla Lana School of Public Health, University of Toronto.


  • November 2, 2018

    Seminar Series: Dr. Nicholson

    Please join us for our weekly seminar, featuring Dr. Kathryn Nicholson, Adjunct Research Professor, Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Western University.


  • October 26, 2018

    Seminar Series: Dr. Cipriano

    Please join us for our weekly seminar, featuring Dr. Lauren Cipriano, Assistant Professor in Management Science at the Ivey Business School.


  • October 19, 2018

    Seminar Series: Dr. Shoukri

    Please join us for our weekly seminar, featuring Dr. Mohamed Shoukri, Adjunct Professor, Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Schulich School of Medicine & Dentistry, Western University.


  • October 5, 2018

    Seminar Series: Dr. Anderson

    Please join us for our weekly seminar, featuring Dr. Laura Anderson, Assistant Professor in the Department of Health Research Methods, Evidence, and Impact at McMaster University.


  • September 28, 2018

    Seminar Series: Dr. Sisira Sarma

    Join us for a Friday afternoon seminar with Dr. Sisira Sarma, Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Western University.


  • September 21

    Seminar Series: Dr. Neil Klar

    Join us for a Friday afternoon seminar with Dr. Neil Klar, Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Western University.


  • September 14

    Seminar Series: Dr. Elysee Nouvet

    Join us for a Friday afternoon seminar with Dr. Elysee Nouvet, Faculty of Health Sciences, Western University.


  • May 7, 2018

    2018 Summer Workshop Series

    Enhance your research methodology skills with faculty and student leaders from The Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics as well as representatives of ICES Western and SAS Institute.


  • Friday, April 13, 2018

    Seminar Series: Dr. Paul Grootendorst

    Join us for a Friday afternoon seminar with Dr. Paul Grootendorst, Associate Professor, Division of Social and Administrative Pharmacy, Leslie Dan Faculty of Pharmacy, and School of Public Policy and Governance, University of Toronto.


  • Friday, April 6, 2018

    2018 Allan Donner Lecture: Dr. Martin Bland

    Join us for the 2018 Allan Donner Lecture with Dr. Martin Bland, Emeritus Professor of Health Statistics, Department of Health Sciences, University of York, UK.


  • Friday, March 23, 2018

    Seminar Series: Dr. Emmanuel Guindon

    Join us for a Friday afternoon seminar with Dr. Emmanuel Guindon, Assistant Professor Health Research Methods, Evidence, and Impact, McMaster University.


  • Friday, March 16, 2018

    Seminar Series: Dr. Guangyong (GY) Zou

    Join us for a Friday afternoon seminar with Dr. Guangyong (GY) Zou, Scientist, Robarts Clinical Trials, Professor, Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Schulich School of Medicince & Dentristry, Western University


  • Friday, March 9, 2018

    Seminar Series: Crystal James, JD, MPH

    Join us for a Friday afternoon seminar with .


  • Friday, March 2, 2018

    Seminar Series: Dr. Philip Jones

    Join us for a Friday afternoon seminar with Dr. Philip Jones, Associate Professor, Departments of Anesthesia & Perioperative Medicine and Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Schulich School of Medicine & Dentistry, Western University.


  • Friday, February 16, 2018

    Seminar Series: Dr. Robert Hegele

    Join us for a Friday afternoon seminar with Robert A. Hegele MD FRCPC FACP, Jacob J. Wolfe Distinguished Medical Research Chair, Edith Schulich Vinet Chair in Human Genetics, Martha Blackburn Chair in Cardiovascular Research, Distinguished University Professor of Medicine and Biochemistry, and Scientist, Robarts Research Institute


  • Friday, February 9, 2018

    Seminar Series: Dr. Shauna Burke

    Join us for a Friday afternoon seminar with Dr. Shauna Burke, Associate Professor, School of Health Studies, Western University.


  • Friday, February 2, 2018

    Seminar Series: Dr. Greta Bauer

    Join us for a Friday afternoon seminar with Dr. Greta Bauer, Professor, Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Schulich School of Medicine & Dentistry, Western University.


  • Friday, January 26, 2018

    Seminar Series: Dr. Eric Winquist

    Join us for a Friday afternoon seminar with Dr. Eric Winquist, Professor, Departments of Oncology and Medicine, Schulich School of Medicine & Dentistry, at Western University.


  • Friday, January 19, 2018

    Seminar Series: Nathalie Goodwin and Dr. Piotr Wilk

    Join us for a Friday afternoon seminar with Nathalie Goodwin, Statistics Canada RDC Analyst, Research Data Centre (RDC), Western University, and Dr. Piotr Wilk, Assistant Professor and Graduate Chair Department of Epidemiology & Biostatistics, Schulich School of Medicine & Dentistry, Western University


  • Friday, January 12, 2018

    Seminar Series: Dr. Richard Kim

    Join us for a Friday afternoon seminar with Dr. Richard Kim, Wolfe Medical Research Chair in Pharmacogenomics, Professor & Chair, Division of Clinical Pharmacology, and Director, Centre for Clinical & Therapeutics, Schulich School of Medicine & Dentistry, Western University.


  • December 15, 2018

    Global Health Conversation Series with Dr. Alex Ezeh

    Dr. Alex Ezeh, PhD, Senior Advsior, African Population Health Research Centre, Nairobi, Kenya, will present: "Changing the Narrative on Development Discourse in Africa: The African Population Health Research Center's Experience".


  • December 8, 2017

    Seminar Series: Dr. Saverio Stranges

    Join us in K203 at 1:30 pm for our Seminar Series lecture with Dr. Saverio Stranges, Professor and Chair, Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Western University.


  • December 1, 2017

    Seminar Series: Dr. Neil Klar

    Join us in K203 at 1:30 pm for our Seminar Series lecture with Dr. Neil Klar, Associate Professor and Undergraduate Chair, Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Western University.


  • November 24, 2017

    Seminar Series: Dr. Marnin Heisel

    Join us in K203 at 1:30 pm for our Seminar Series lecture with Dr. Marnin Heisel, Associate Professor, Department of Psychiatry and Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Western University.


  • November 17, 2017

    2017 Annual Carol Buck Lecture and Graduate Scholarship with Dr. Stewart Harris

    Join us in DSB 1002 at 1:30 pm for the 2017 Annual Carol Buck Lecture and Graduate Scholarship with Dr. Stewart Harris CM MD MPH FCFP FACPM, Professor, CDA Chair in Diabetes Management, Ian McWhinney Chair of Family Medicine Studies, Schulich School of Medicine & Dentistry, Western University.


  • November 10, 2017

    Seminar Series: Dr. Marko Mrkobrada

    Join us in K203 at 1:30 pm for our Seminar Series lecture with Dr. Marko Mrkobrada, POEM Member, Robarts Research Institute, Assistant Professor, General Internal Medicine, Shculich School of Medicine & Dentistry, Western University.


  • November 3, 2017

    Seminar Series: Dr. Nuria Delcor

    Join us in K203 at 1:30 pm for our Seminar Series lecture with Dr. Nuria Serre Delcor, Physician and Researcher International Health Center, Vall d'Hebron Hospital.


  • October 27, 2017

    Seminar Series: Dr. Manuel Montero-Odasso

    Join us in K203 at 1:30 pm for our Seminar Series lecture with Dr. Manuel Montero-Odasso, Director, “Gait and Brain Lab” at Parkwood Institute, Professor, Department of Medicine, and Cross-Appointed Professor, Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Shculich School of Medicine & Dentistry, Western University.


  • October 21, 2017

    Pseudoscience Expert Panel Discussion

    Dive into the facts vs. fiction of evidence-based medicine with a stellar panel of clinicians and researchers focusing on pseudoscience and its effect on human health.


  • October 13, 2017

    Seminar Series: Dr. Luc Dubois

    Join us in K203 at 1:30 pm for our Seminar Series lecture with Dr. Luc Dubois, Assistant Professor of Surgery, Division of Vascular Surgery, Western University.


  • October 6, 2017

    Seminar Series: Dr. Ian Ball

    Join us in K203 at 1:30 pm for our Seminar Series lecture with Dr. Ian Ball, Chair, Critical Care Western Research and Scholar Program Director, and Assistant Professor, Department of Medicine, Schulich School of Medicine & Dentistry, Western University.


  • September 22, 2017

    Seminar Series: Dr. William Avison

    Join us in K203 at 1:30 pm for our Seminar Series lecture with Dr. William Avison, Professor Emeritus Department of Sociology, Western University Scientist, Children’s Health & Therapeutics Children’s Health Research Institute.


  • September 15, 2017

    Seminar Series: Movie Night

    Join us in K203 at 1:30 pm for our Seminar Series Movie "Night".


  • April 18, 2017

    Guest Speaker Seminar with Dr. Parminder Raina

    Join us in PHFM 4006 at 1:30 pm for a lecture by visiting guest speaker, Dr. Parminder Raina, McMaster University


  • April 7, 2017

    Seminar Series: Dr. Elsa S. Strotmeyer

    Join us in K203 at 1:30 pm for our Seminar Series lecture with Dr. Elsa S. Strotmeyer, Associate Professor, Center for Aging and Population Health, Department of Epidemiology, Graduate School of Public Health, University of Pittsburgh.


  • June 12, 2017

    Global Health Conversation Series with Dr. Ivan Perry

    "Obesity, Public Health and Limits of Modernity" Dr. Ivan Perry, PhD Professor and Head of Department Department of Epidemiology and Public Health University College Cork, Ireland Date: June 12 Time: 12:30 p.m. - 1:30 p.m. Venue: University Hospital Auditorium B and with OTN connection to Medical Education Building, Room 2100, University of Windsor


  • March 31, 2017

    2017 Allan Donner Lecture, with Dr. Jeremy Grimshaw

    Join us in K203 at 1:30 pm for the 2017 Allan Donner Lecture with Dr. Jeremy Grimshaw, Senior Scientist, Clinical Epidemiology Program, Ottawa Hospital Research Institute and Professor, Department of Medicine, University of Ottawa.


  • March 24, 2017

    Seminar Series: Dr. Andrea Willson

    Join us in K203 at 1:30 pm for our Seminar Series lecture with Dr. Andrea Willson, Director - Centre for Population, Aging and Health and Associate Professor, Department of Sociology, Western University


  • March 17, 2017

    Seminar Series: Dr. Michael Clarke

    Join us in K203 at 1:30 pm for our Seminar Series lecture with Dr. Michael Clarke, Adjunct Professor, Interfaculty Program in Public Health, Schulich School of Medicine and Dentistry, Western University.


  • March 10, 2017

    Seminar Series: Dr. Kristin Clemens

    Join us in K203 at 1:30 pm for our Seminar Series lecture with Dr. Kristin Clemens, Department of Endocrinology and Metabolism, Schulich School of Medicine & Dentistry, Western University.


  • March 3, 2017

    Seminar Series: Dr. Richard Booth

    Join us in K203 at 1:30 pm for our Seminar Series lecture with Dr. Richard Booth, Assistant Professor, Arthur Labatt Family School of Nursing, Western University.


  • February 17, 2017

    Seminar Series: Dr. Luciano Sposato

    Join us in K203 at 1:30 pm for our Seminar Series lecture with Dr. Luciano Sposato, Associate Professor, Department of Clinical Neurological Sciences, Western University.


  • February 10, 2017

    Listening Tour: Dr. Steven Hoffman, Director, IPPH

    Join us in 4006 PHFM at 2:00 pm for our Seminar Series lecture/Listening Tour with Dr. Steven Hoffman, Director, IPPH.


  • February 3, 2017

    Seminar Series: Dr. Brendan Smith

    Join us in K203 at 1:30 pm for our Seminar Series lecture with Dr. Brendan Smith, Assistant professor, Dalla Lana School of Public Health, University of Toronto and Scientist, Public Health Ontario.


  • January 27, 2017

    Seminar Series: Dr. Dave Walton

    Join us in K203 at 1:30 pm for our Seminar Series lecture with Dr. Dave Walton, Assistant Professor, School of Physical Therapy, Western University.


  • January 20, 2017

    Seminar Series: Dr. Stephanie Frisbee

    Join us in K203 at 1:30 pm for our Seminar Series lecture with Dr. Stephanie Frisbee, Assistant Professor, Departments of Pathology & Laboratory Medicine and Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Western University.


  • January 13, 2017

    Seminar Series with Sarah Dash, "Food and Mood: Why what we eat is important to our mental health"

    Join us in K203 at 1:30 pm for our Seminar Series lecture with Sarah Dash, PhD Candidate, Faculty of Health, Deakin University, Victoria Australia.


  • November 25, 2016

    Annual Carol Buck Lecture and Graduate Scholarship, with Dr. Eduardo Franco

    Join us in K203 at 1:30 pm with Dr. Eduardo L. Franco, James McGill Professor & Minda de Gunzburg Chair, Gerald Bronfman Department of Oncology, and Director, Division of Cancer Epidemiology, McGill University


  • November 18, 2016

    Dr. John McLaughlin, "Big Data for Public Health – Opportunities for Impact"

    Join us in K203 at 1:30 pm with Dr. John McLaughlin, Chief Science Officer & Senior Scientist, Public Health Ontario, Professor, Dalla Lana School of Public Health, and Associate Scientist, Occupational Cancer Research Centre.


  • November 11, 2016

    Canceled! Dr. Selina Liu, "CLEARSIGHT: A Randomized Trial of Non-Mydriatic Ultra-Widefield Retinal Imaging Versus Usual Care to Screen for Diabetic Eye Disease"

    Join us in K203 at 1:30 pm with Dr. Selina Liu, Assistant Professor, Division of Endocrinology & Metabolism, Department of Medicine, Schulich School of Medicine & Dentistry, Western University, and Associate Scientist, Lawson Health Research Institute.


  • November 04, 2016

    Dr. Stephanie Dixon, "Standardized Transplant Ratios Obtained Through ICES Data Holdings"

    Join us in K203 at 1:30 pm with Dr. Stephanie Dixon, Adjunct Assistant Professor, Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Western University, and Program Manager, ICES Kidney, Dialysis and Transplantation


  • October 21, 2016

    Dr. Matt Meyer, "Stroke Care in Ontario: An Adventure in Pragmatic Research"

    Join us in K203 at 1:30 pm with Dr. Matt Meyer, Adjunct Assistant Professor, Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Western University


  • October 14, 2016

    Dr. Michael Silverman, "HIV in London and Around the World: Successes and Challenges for 2016"

    Join us in K203 at 1:30 pm with Dr Michael Silverman, Division Chair, Chief of Infectious Diseases, LHSC and SJHC, Medical Director of the HIV Clinic, SJHC, Co-Director of Infection Control, LHSC and SJHC, Western University


  • October 07, 2016

    Dr. Greg Gloor, "The Human Microbiome: Statistical Horror Stories and Opportunities for Epidemiologists"

    Join us in K203 at 1:30 pm with Dr. Greg Gloor, Professor, Department of Biochemistry, Schulich School of Medicine & Dentistry, Western University


  • September 30, 2016

    Dr. Tara Elton-Marshall, "Evaluating the Impact of International Tobacco Control Policies: Evidence from the International Tobacco Control (ITC) Study"

    Please join us for our Friday Seminar Series in K203 at 1:30 pm with Dr. Elton-Marshall, Independent Scientist, Centre for Addiction and Mental Health, Adjunct Assistant Professor, Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Western University


  • September 23, 2016

    Dr. Catherine Holtz presents "Research Skills Matter: Experiences from Public Health"

    Join us at 1:30 pm in K203 with Dr. Catherine Holtz, Instructor, Conestoga College, and Epidemiologist, Peel Public Health Unit.


  • Septmber 16, 2016

    Dr. Neil Klar, "Seminar Series Introduction and Film"

    Join us for movie day in K203 at 1:30 pm with Dr. Neil Klar, Assistant Professor & Undergraduate Chair, Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Schulich School of Medicine & Dentistry, Western University.


  • March 28, 2017

    Save-the-Date for London Health Research Day 2017

    Please hold the date of Tuesday, March 28, 2017 in your calendars for London Health Research Day 2017


  • June 09, 2016

    Global Health Research Conversation Series Featuring Dr. Wilk

    "Culturally-Appropriate Obesity Intervention for First Nations and Metis Children" by Dr. Piotr Wilk


  • April 14, 2016

    Research Seminar/Lecture: Dr. Savario Stranges, Luxembourg Institute of Health

    Dr. Saverio Stranges from the Luxembourg Institute of Health is a candidate for Chair, Department of Epidemiology & Biostatistics. His seminar is entitled "Chronic Disease Epidemiology and Prevention in a Global Perspective: A Personal Journey."


  • April 01, 2016

    2016 Allan Donner Lecture with Dr. Stephen Walter

    Join us in K203 at 1:30 pm for the 2016 Allan Donner Lecture, “Is Randomisation Always Needed?" with Dr. Stephen Walter, Professor Emeritus, Department of Clinical Epidemiology & Biostatistics and Associate Member, Department of Mathematics and Statistics, McMaster University


  • January 08, 2016

    Dr. Bryna Warshawsky, "Enteric Illness Investigations: Diarrhea Detectives"

    Join us in K203 at 1:30 pm with Dr. Bryna Warshawsky, Public Health Physician, Public Health Ontario, Assistant Professor, Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Western University


  • January 15, 2016

    Dr. Peter Rogan, "Genomic Analysis of Metastasis and Tumor Chemotherapy Response Based on Information Theory and Machine Learning"

    Join us in K203 at 1:30 pm with Dr. Peter Rogan, Canada Research Chair in Genome Bioinformatics, Tier I Professor of Biochemistry, Oncology & Computer Science Western University


  • January 19, 2016

    Dr. Melissa Brouwers, McMaster University, "Leadership in Health Services Research: The Education of a Pragmatic Scientist"

    Dr. Melissa Brouwers, McMaster University, presents: "Leadership in Health Services Research: The Education of a Pragmatic Scientist" Dr. Melissa Brouwers is a candidate for Chair, Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Schulich School of Medicine & Dentistry


  • January 22, 2016

    Dr. Shelley McKellar, "A Silent Epidemic? Says W.H.O.? Heart Disease and Chronic Epidemiology"

    Join us in K203 at 1:30 pm with Dr. Shelley McKellar, The Jason A. Hannah Chair in the History of Medicine, Associate Professor, Department of History and Department of Surgery, Western University


  • January 29, 2016

    Dr. Monica Taaljard , "Case Study of a Real-World Stepped Wedge: Trial, Error, and Some Statistical Jiggery Pokery? "

    Join us in K203 at 1:30 pm with Dr. Monica Taaljard, Senior Scientist, Clinical Epidemiology Program, Ottawa Hospital Research Institute and Associate Professor, Epidemiology and Community Medicine, University of Ottawa


  • Februarty 05, 2016

    Dr. Mark Speechley, "Critical Methods in Epidemiology: The Case of Screening (Secondary Prevention) "

    Join us in K203 at 1:30 pm with Dr. Mark Speechley, Professor, Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics and Schulich Interfaculty Program in Public Health, Western University


  • February 12, 2016

    Dr. Merrick Zwarenstein , "Pragmatic Trials: New Approaches to Producing and Using Research Evidence for Practice"

    Join us in K203 at 1:30 pm with Dr. Merrick Zwarenstein, Professor, Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics and Director, Centre for Studies in Family Medicine & Director of Research, Department of Family Medicine


  • February 26, 2016

    Dr. Orlando da Silva , "Maternal Virtual Infant Nutrition Support Clinic in the NICU (MAVINS-NICU)"

    Join us in K203 at 1:30 pm with Dr. Orlando da Silva, Professor, Department of Paediatrics and Department of Epidemiology & Biostatistics, Western University


  • March 04, 2016

    Dr. Igor Karp , "The Use of Propensity Scores in Case-Control Studies"

    Join us in K203 at 1:30 pm with Dr. Igor Karp, Associate Professor, Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Western University


  • March 07, 2016

    Schulich Founder’s Day with presentation by Greta Bauer, PhD

    Celebrate Founder’s Day at Western University with a special lunchtime presentation by Greta Bauer, PhD, Department of Epidemiology & Biostatistics: "A new Paradigm for Transgender Health in Canada"


  • March 11, 2016

    Dr. Gord Guyatt, "Past, Present and Future of EBM"

    Join us in K203 at 1:30 pm with Dr. Gord Guyatt, Distinguished Professor, Department of Clinical Epidemiology & Biostatistics and Joint Member, Department of Medicine, McMaster University


  • March 18, 2016

    Cancelled! Dr. Neil Klar, "The Epidemiology of Carbon Black and the London, Ontario Connection"

    Join us in K203 at 1:30 pm with Dr. Neil Klar, Associate Professor and Undergraduate Chair, Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Schulich School of Medicine & Dentsitry, Western University. Dr. Harris is also a Research Scientist at the Lawson Health Research Institute, the Canadian Diabetes Association Chair in Diabetes Management, and The Ian McWhinney Chair of Family Medicine Studies.


  • December 15, 2016

    Pathology and Laboratory Medicine host the Dr. Robert Zhong Seminar with Dr. Charles Weijer

    Dr. Charles Weijer, Canadian Research Chair in Bioethics, Professor, Philosophy, Medicine (joint), Epidemiology and Biostatistics (cross-appointed), Western University, will give the Dr. Robert Zhong Seminar: "Consciousness unbound: The ethics of neuroimaging after severe brain injury"