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Seminar Series

Seminars are held on Fridays, in the Medical Sciences Building, Room MSB384.

Beginning 2019 Winter Term, we will have refreshments arrive for 1:00 p.m. for students, faculty and other attendees to socialize and network ahead of the seminar presentation. 

The seminar will still run from 1:30-2:30 p.m.

Preliminary Winter 2019 Schedule (subject to change)
Date Speaker Seminar Title
January 11

Dr. Luciano Sposato

Associate Professor
Department of Clinical Neurological Sciences and Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Western University
Atrial Fibrillation Detected after Stroke and Stroke-Induced Heart Injury: From Clinical Knowledge to Epidemiological Evidence and Animal Models
January 18

Dr. Michael Boffa

Associate Professor
Director, Non-thesis M.Sc. Program
Department of Biochemistry
Western University
On Riddles, Mysteries, and Enigmas: Lipoprotein(a) as a Cardiovascular Risk Factor and Drug Target
January 25

Dr. Matthew Meyer

Adjunct Research Professor
Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Western University
TBA
February 1

Dr. Guangyong Zou

Professor
Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Western University
Scientist
Robarts Research Institute
Director of Biostatistics
Robarts Clinical Trials Inc.
Analyzing Cluster Randomization Trials by the Hippocratic Oath
February 8

Dr. Kyla Naylor

Epidemiologist
ICES Kidney, Dialysis and Transplantation
Using Administrative Healthcare Databases at ICES to Understand and Improve Access to Kidney Transplantation
February 15 TBA TBA
February 22 Fall Reading Week - No Seminar
March 1 TBA TBA
March 8

Dr. Anna Zajacova

Assistant Professor
Department of Sociology, Western University
TBA
March 15

Dr. Stephanie Dixon

Program Manager
ICES Kidney, Dialysis and Transplantation 

Adjunct Assistant Professor
Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Western University
TBA
March 22

Dr. Yayuan Zhu

Assistant Professor
Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Western University
TBA
March 29

Dr. Maria Mathews

Professor
Department of Family Medicine and
Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Western University
TBA
April 5

Dr. Deanna Befus

Arthur Labatt Family School of Nursing, Western University
TBA
April 12

The 2019 Allan Donner Lecture

Dr. Brian G. Feagan, MD, FRCPC

Professor of Medicine
Department of Medicine (Gastroenterology) and Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Western University
Senior Scientific Officer
Robarts Clinical Trials Inc