Dept. of Family Medicine events
Research Seminar "Family Medicine at McGill: An academic discipline whose time has come" with guest speaker: Dr. Howard Bergman, MD, FCFP, FRCPC, FCAHS, Chair of the Department of Family Medicine, Professor of Family Medicine, Medicine, and Oncology, and the first Dr. Joseph Kaufmann Professor of Geriatric Medicine at McGill University
Join us from 18:00-19:00 on Sept. 10th, 2014 to learn more about the 2014-2015 Disaster and Humanitarian Response Training Program. This free information session will take place in the McGill Department of Family Medicine at 5858 ch. de la Cote-des-Neiges on the 3rd Floor. To attend this session, please RSVP to: Mélanie Coutu, Program Managermelanie.email@example.com
Come experience a unique opportunity at the Palais de Congrès to share stories and exchange ideas with colleagues from 60 countries, representing all disciplines involved in palliative care. Speakers include: Stephen Lewis, David Eidelman, Irene Higginson, Sheldon Solomon, Tanguay Châtel, Nicole Poirier, Carlo Leget and Bernard Lapointe
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
Research Seminar - "Keeping it Simple: Reducing Stroke Risk with Cardiovascular Health Index" with guest speaker: Dr. Ambar Kulshreshtha, MD, PhD, Chief Resident, Emory University, Department of Family and Preventive Medicine, Research Fellow, Department of Epidemiology, Emory's Rollins School of Public Health.
The 2014-2015 Disaster and Humanitarian Response Training Program is specially designed for people with little or no prior field experience who wish to undertake a career in the humanitarian sector. The Training Program offers an evidence-based training on the globally-recognized core humanitarian competencies that are essential for anyone involved in disaster response and/or humanitarian assistance.