Seminars & Events

Friday, September 28, 2018, 12:00-13:00
The Clinical Epidemiology Program presents
Creating MAGIC: Men's Access to Gay Informed Care
Speaker: Paul MacPherson PhD, MD, FRCPC
Associate Professor of Medicine, Division of Infectious Diseases
Scientist, Clinical Epidemiology and Chronic Diseases Programs, Ottawa Hospital Research Institute
Location: General campus – Centre for Practice-Changing Research (CPCR), seminar room L1111 (host)

Civic campus - Admin Services Building (ASB), 2nd floor, conference room 2-018

Watch Online: http://webcast.otn.ca/mywebcast?id=76206767
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            Learning Objectives:
            • Appreciate why population specific healthcare is important for gay men in Ontario
            • Recognize some of the health concerns relevant to gay men
            • Learn about some of the initiatives TOH is taking to address these concerns

            To learn more about Dr. MacPherson's research, go to: http://www.ohri.ca/profile/pmacpherson

             

            Clinical Epidemiology Program Rounds

             

             

             

            For more information, contact jpeters@ohri.ca
            Monday, October 01, 2018, 15:30-16:30
            The OHRI Seminar Series Program presents
            “Exophagy: How macrophages eat objects larger than themselves”
            Speaker: Fred Maxfield, PhD
            Professor and Chair of Biochemistry
            Interim Chair of Cell & Developmental Biology
            Developmental Biology
            Weill Cornell Medical College
            New York, NY
            Location: GENERAL CAMPUS
            Sprott Seminar Room
            5th floor Critical Care Wing
            Room 5225, 501 Smyth Road.
            Ottawa, ON
            Wednesday, October 03, 2018, 12:00-13:00
            The Clinical Epidemiology Program presents
            There is no such thing as value-free science...Discuss
            Speaker: Stuart Nicholls, PhD
            Senior Clinical Research Associate, Clinical Epidemiology Program, Ottawa Hospital Research Institute
            Location: General campus – Centre for Practice-Changing Research (CPCR) seminar room L1111

            This event will not be videoconferenced or recorded

            Dr. Stuart Nicholls: Former Canadian Institutes of Health Research (CIHR) Postdoctoral Fellow, at University of Ottawa. Now Methodologist at the Children's Hospital of Eastern Ontario (CHEO) Research institute. Working on child health using administrative data, as well as interest in public health genomics, population screening, and childhood obesity.

             

            Clinical Epidemiology Program Debates

            For more information, contact jpeters@ohri.ca
            Monday, October 15, 2018, 15:30-16:30
            The OHRI Seminar Series Program presents
            TBD
            Speaker: Josée Dostie, PhD
            Associate Professor
            Department of Biochemistry
            Location: GENERAL CAMPUS
            Sprott Seminar Room
            5th floor Critical Care Wing
            Room 5225, 501 Smyth Road.
            Ottawa, ON
            Monday, October 22, 2018, 15:30-16:30
            The OHRI Seminar Series Program presents
            “Exploiting cis-regulatory enhancers as therapeutic targets”
            Speaker: Martin Hirst, PhD
            Associate Professor
            Department of Microbiology and Immunology
            University of British Columbia (UBC)
            Vancouver, BC
            Location: GENERAL CAMPUS
            Sprott Seminar Room
            5th floor Critical Care Wing
            Room 5225, 501 Smyth Road.
            Ottawa, ON
            Monday, November 05, 2018, 15:30-16:30
            The OHRI Seminar Series Program presents
            "Control of Cardiac Cell Fate"
            Speaker: Laurie Boyer, PhD
            Associate Professor of Biology
            University of Massachusetts Medical School
            of Biological Engineering
            Massachusetts Institute of Technology
            Cambridge, MA
            Location: GENERAL CAMPUS
            Sprott Seminar Room
            5th floor Critical Care Wing
            Room 5225, 501 Smyth Road.
            Ottawa, ON
            Monday, November 19, 2018, 15:30-16:30
            The OHRI Seminar Series Program presents
            tbd
            Speaker: Douglas Higgs, PhD
            Professor of Molecular Haematology
            Director of the Weatherall Institute of Molecular Medicine
            University of Oxford
            Oxford, United Kingdom
            Location: GENERAL CAMPUS, Sprott Seminar Room,
            5th floor Critical Care Wing, Room 5225,
            501 Smyth Road. Ottawa, ON
            Monday, November 26, 2018, 15:30-16:30
            The OHRI Seminar Series Program presents
            “Epigenetics: One Genome, Multiple Phenotypes”
            Speaker: Danny Reinberg, PhD
            Professor
            Howard Hughes Medical Institute
            Terry and Mel Karmazin Professor of Biochemistry and Molecular Pharmacology
            NYU Langone School of Medicine at Smilow Research Center
            Department of Biochemistry & Molecular Pharmacology
            New York, New York
            Location: GENERAL CAMPUS
            Sprott Seminar Room
            5th floor Critical Care Wing
            Room 5225, 501 Smyth Road.
            Ottawa, ON

            Please note that OHRI seminars are open to all members of OHRI and partner institutions. Members of the general public are asked to contact the communications office (613-737-8899 x 73325; jganton@ohri.ca) for more information about the research presented at OHRI seminars.