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KAC Elliot Lecture - "Unexpected Interactions in the Basal Ganglia"

Thu, 2015-03-05 16:00 - 17:00
Montreal Neurological Institute and Hospital : de Grandpre Communications Centre, 3801 University Street , H3A 2B4
Price: No cost

The K.A.C. Elliott Named Lecture, "Unexpected Interactions in the Basal Ganglia" will be delivered by Bernardo L. Sabatini, M.D., PhD, Alice and Rodman W. Moorhead III, Professor of Neurobiology of the Harvard Medical School.

Contact Information

Contact: Naomi Takeda
Organization: Montreal Neurological Institute and Hospital
Office Phone: 514-398-1913

McDonald-Currie Lecture Recording Now Available Online

Tue, 2014-11-18 14:59

The Annual McDonald-Currie Lecture held in New Residence Ballroom on October 23, 2014, is now available for viewers online. Simply visit this page to stream the video, or download the video onto your personal device(s) here.


Title: Building Real Opportunity: Entrepreneurialism’s Essential Contributions to Sustainable Development

Contact Information

Contact: Lisa Stanischewski
Organization: Institute for the Study of International Development
Office Phone: (514) 398-4400 x. 09921
Source Site: /isid

37th OSLER LECTURE: Margaret Lock with "The Alzheimer Enigma in an Aging World"

Wed, 2014-11-05 18:00 - 19:30
McIntyre Medical Building : Charles F. Martin Amphitheatre, 5th Floor (Rm 504)

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McGill Net Positive: a living place for sustainability presents its opening speaker

Fri, 2014-01-24 15:00
Bronfman Building : Room 151, 1001 rue Sherbrooke Ouest Montreal Quebec Canada , H3A 1G5
Price: Free

Join John Robinson (Associate Provost, Sustainability at UBC) in a conversation about The Centre for Interactive Research on Sustainability and Next Generation Sustainability at University of British Columbia


Source Site: /sustainability

The Power of Advocacy, a lecture by Stephen Lewis

Wed, 2013-11-06 18:00
McIntyre Medical Building : Room 522, 3655 promenade Sir William Osler Montreal Quebec Canada , H3G 1Y6
Price: Free

In this lecture, Stephen Lewis will draw on his extensive international experience to illustrate the power of advocacy in the fight for social justice, global health and equality.


Mr. Lewis is the co-founder and co-director of AIDS-Free World, an international advocacy organization that works to promote more urgent and more effective global responses to HIV/AIDS.

Source Site: /sustainability

Cutting Edge Lecture

Thu, 2013-11-14 18:00
Redpath Museum : Auditorium, 859 rue Sherbrooke Ouest Montreal Quebec Canada , H3A 0C4
Price: Free

Lecture by Catherine Potvin (Trottier Professor, Principal Investigator, Neotropical Ecology Lab, Biology, McGill)

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The Edith Aston-McCrimmon Lectureship

Thu, 2013-11-28 16:00
Faculty Club : 3450 rue McTavish Montreal Quebec Canada , H3A 0E5

The Edith Aston-McCrimmon Lectureship is an inspirational lecture by a nationally or internationally known person, on a topic related to the field of rehabilitation. Join us on November 28, 2013 to be inspired by U Laval's Dr. Carol Richards at her lecture, "The Coming-of-age of the Rehabilitation Sciences". Stay for the reception afterwards!

RSVP: events [dot] pot [at] mcgill [dot] ca

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UN Biodiversity Talks

Wed, 2013-10-02 (All day) - Fri, 2013-10-18 (All day)
Price: Free

The Secretariat of the Convention on Biological Diversity is hosting, from 2-18 October 2013 in Montreal, three major United Nations meetings on biodiversity.

In conjunction with these meetings, experts from Montreal and around the world will give a series of talks on the role business, science and traditional knowledge play in the implementation of the Strategic Plan for Biodiversity 2011-2020.

Source Site: /sustainability

Lecture: Your Brain On Nature

Thu, 2013-01-31 19:00
Adams Building : Auditorium, 3450 rue University Montreal Quebec Canada , H3A 0E8
Price: Free

Don't miss a great lecture with Dr. Alan C. Logan, the naturopathic doctor and well-published scientific author, who co-wrote with physician Dr. Eva Selhub, the new book Your Brain On Nature: The Science of Nature’s Influence on Your Health, Happiness, and Vitality. Scientific studies have shown that natural environments can have remarkable benefits for human health. Natural environments are more likely to promote positive emotions; and viewing and walking in nature have been associated with heightened physical and mental energy.

Source Site: /sustainability