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McGill Toronto Regional Thankathon

Tue, 2006-03-07 18:00
7th floor, TD Meloche Monnex Offices, 2161 Yonge St., Toronto : 7th floor, TD Meloche Monnex Offices, 2161 Yonge St., Toronto

Behind every great university are the graduates who support it! Take this opportunity to say a special "thank you" to our donors and let them know how much McGill values their support. Join Co-Chairs Tanya Bouchard, BA'94, DPA'98, Olivia Kerr, BCom'99, Todd McDougall, BEng'95, Jaclyn Seidman, BEd'01, BEd'02, BCL/LLB'05, and Sevag Yeghoyan, BA'97, for an evening of fun, food, prizes and phone calling.

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Contact: Leo Teatero
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The nurture and nature of pain

Wed, 2006-03-15 18:00
National Research Council Auditorium, 100 Sussex Dr., Ottawa : National Research Council Auditorium, 100 Sussex Dr., Ottawa

Humans exhibit surprisingly robust individual differences in their sensitivity to pain, their response to pain-killing drugs, and their susceptibility to developing chronic pain after injury. This talk will focus on advances in the identification of genetic and environmental factors affecting pain.

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Contact: Sophia Johnson
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What's next for health care in Canada?

Tue, 2006-02-28 18:00
Players’ Lounge, Vancouver Lawn Tennis Club, 1630 W 15th Ave., Vancouver : Players’ Lounge, Vancouver Lawn Tennis Club, 1630 W 15th Ave., Vancouver

Guest lecturer: Antonia Maioni. Canada sits at a crossroads in health care reform. Expanding needs, rising expectations and new technologies are reshaping the policy agenda. What are today's pressing challenges? Given Canada's federal structure and minority government situation, these decisions are sure to be complex and hotly contested.

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Contact: Sophia Johnson
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The genetic dissection of the host response to Salmonella Typhimurium infection in wild-derived mice

Wed, 2006-02-08 15:30
Stewart Biology Building : 1205 avenue du Docteur-Penfield Montreal Quebec Canada , H3A 1B1

PhD Seminar: Vanessa Sancho

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Contact: Fran Langton
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Colonizing gender and predictive medicine: Situtating the 'subaltern' subject/ objects of BRCA genetics

Wed, 2006-03-08 15:30
Peel 3647 : 3647 rue Peel Montreal Quebec Canada , H3A 1X1

Sahra Gibbon, Dept of Anthropology, University College London

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Contact: Adele Tarantino
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Cellular mechanisms of synaptic stability and neurodegeneration

Wed, 2006-02-08 12:00
Montreal General Hospital Dental Clinic : 1650 avenue Cedar Montreal Quebec Canada , H3G 1A4

Dr. Benjamin Eaton, Div. of Biochemistry and Biophysics, University of California San Francisco

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Meredith Lectures 2006 - deadline for early registration

Fri, 2006-02-17 (All day)
Chancellor Day Hall : 3644 rue Peel Montreal Quebec Canada , H3A 1W9

This year's theme: "Intellectual property at the edge: New approaches to intellectual property in a transsystemic world." Speakers, including David Vaver and Simon Anholt, will examine cutting-edge IP issues through a transsystemic lens. Panels of academics, lawyers, policy makers and business people will discuss practical issues and will bring together perspectives of both civil and common law. Conference takes place March 17-18, 2006.

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Contact: Maria Marcheschi (information)
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3rd Annual Charles Scriver Lecture - The challenge ahead: Personal phenotypes and individualized medicine

Wed, 2006-02-08 08:00
Montreal Children's Hospital, 2300 Tupper, Forbes-Cushing Amphitheatre (D-182) : Montreal Children's Hospital, 2300 Tupper, Forbes-Cushing Amphitheatre (D-182)

David Valle, MD, McKusick-Nathans Institute of Genetic Medicine, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, and Howard Hughes Medical Institute

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Contact: Fran Langton
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Temporal coding and auditory processing in the prothoracic ganglion of crickets

Thu, 2006-02-23 12:00
Redpath Museum : 859 rue Sherbrooke Ouest Montreal Quebec Canada , H3A 0C4

Gary Marsat, Biology, McGill

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Contact: Louise Sabaz
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Nutrient dynamics in the water column of the Amundsen Gulf

Wed, 2006-02-08 12:30
Stewart Biology Building : 1205 avenue du Docteur-Penfield Montreal Quebec Canada , H3A 1B1

Kyle Simpson, Biology, McGill

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Contact: Louise Sabaz
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