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2014 CME Geriatric Medicine for Practitioners “Dementia – A Practical Approach”

Fri, 2014-05-09 (All day)

This course is an update in dementia management for providers of direct care. Through plenary sessions and interactive workshops, some of the basis for dementia care will be reviewed but practical applications of case finding, diagnosis, treatment, communication between professionals, competency and management of behavior disturbances will be emphasized. Each workshop session will be approximately half hour duration.  Registrants will be able to participate in all 6 workshops.

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Faculty Development workshop: Isaac Tannenbaum Resident Research Day

Fri, 2014-05-30 09:00 - 16:30

Invited speakers:


Dr. Vania Jimenez, Director of the Family Medicine Unit at  CLSC Côte-des-Neiges and Associate Professor, Department of Family Medicine, McGill University


Dr. Jean-Pascal Fournier, Postdoctoral Fellow, Department of Epidemiology, Biostatistics, and Occupational Health, McGill University


Friday, May 30, 2014, 9:00 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.

McGill University

Contact Information

Contact: Administrative Coordinator
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Seminar : Structuration de l’onco-gériatrie en France

Mon, 2014-03-10 15:00 - 16:30
Jewish General Hospital : Room E-711, Segal Cancer Center, 3755 Cote St. Catherine Road Montreal Quebec Canada , H3T 1E2

Joint McGill Division of Geriatric Medicine & Department of Oncology Seminar

Oncology and Aging Program

Speaker: Professor Hervé Curé, MD, PhD

Department of Medical Oncology, Institut Jean Godinot, Reims, France


Title: Structuration de l’onco-gériatrie en France


Discussant: Dr. Doreen Wan-Chow-Wah, MD, FRCPC

Medical Director, Geriatric Oncology, Jewish General Hospital

“Geriatric Oncology at McGill”

Contact Information

Contact: Elizabeth Iacono
Office Phone: 514-340-8222 ext 4352
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Seminar: CIHR’s KT Funding Program: How well is it working? Findings from a CIHR evaluation

Thu, 2014-02-27 12:00 - 13:30

With Dr. Ian Graham, Professor in the Department of Epidemiology and Community, Faculty of Medicine at the University of Ottawa, Senior Scientist in the Clinical Epidemiology Program of the Ottawa Hospital Research Institute

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McGill Tropical Diseases Course 2014 - May 25-27, 2014

Sun, 2014-05-25 (All day) - Tue, 2014-05-27 (All day)

Reserve your seat today and get ready for an all-inclusive update on Tropical and Parasitic Diseases!

For more information and to register click here

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6th Annual Family Medicine Student Symposium - I am Family Medicine

Sat, 2014-09-20 (All day)
McIntyre Medical Building : 3655 promenade Sir William Osler Montreal Quebec Canada , H3G 1Y6

Participants include 600 medical students from the four Quebec Faculties of medicine and University of Ottawa.

The day includes workshops, conference and information kisoks, with an array of professionals from throughout the field who will be available to answer your questions.

Additional information 

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Dr. Yvonne Steinert, recipient of the President’s Award for Exemplary National Leadership in Academic Medicine

Wed, 2014-01-29 12:35

The Association of Faculties of Medicine of Canada has just announced the 2014 recipients of the AFMC awards for outstanding contributions to medical education in Canada.

Included among the seven winners from across Canada is Dr. Yvonne Steinert, who is the recipient of the President’s Award for Exemplary National Leadership in Academic Medicine.


Read more here.

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Faculty Development Workshop: Best Practices in Supervision of Graduate Students Conducting Research in Family Medicine

Thu, 2014-05-08 13:30 - 17:00

Invited Speaker :

Dr. Gillian Bartlett, Associate professor, Department of Family Medicine, McGill University


Thursday, May 8th, 1:30 p.m. – 5 p.m.

Department of Family Medicine

5858 Chemin Cotes-des-Neiges-3rd Floor, Suite 300, Montreal QC  H3S 1Z1


*We have requested 3 M1 credits for this workshop.


Learning Objectives:

By the end of this workshop, participants will be able to:


Contact Information

Contact: Administrative Coordinator
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Seminar - "Ethical Issues in Cancer Screening"

Fri, 2014-01-24 12:30 - 14:00
Charles Meredith House : Institute for Health and Social Policy, 1130 avenue des Pins Ouest Montreal Quebec Canada , H3A 1A3

"Ethical Issues in Cancer Screening"

Friday January 24, 2014, 12:30-2:00 in the Institute for Health and Social Policy seminar room

Ross Upshur, Canada Research Chair in Primary Care Research, University of Toronto

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