Epidemiology Summer Seminar Series 2012
The Summer Seminar Series will take place from 4:15 PM to 5:15 PM at Purvis Hall. These lectures, given by McGill and guest faculty, cover current issues in epidemiology, topics of special interest within the McGill community, as well as topics of international interest.
Linda Levesque, Department of Community Health and Epidemiology, Queen’s University.
Topic: Assessing the cardiovascular effects of metformin: What Bradford Hill was talking about?
Michel Rossignol, Institut national d'excellence en santé et en services sociaux; Department of Epidemiology, Biostatistics, and Occupational Health, McGill University.
Topic: Assessing population risks and health benefits from drugs and vaccines: where do expectations of Governments and Industry meet?
No Seminar – Victoria Day
Joseph Cox, Department of Epidemiology, Biostatistics, and Occupational Health, McGill University.
Topic: Second generation HIV surveillance work of the DSP (TBC)
Nitika Pant-Pai, Department of Medicine, McGill University.
Topic: Are we ready to self test for HIV? Lessons learnt from Montreal and South Africa
Kevin Schwartzman, Department of Medicine, McGill University
Topic: Can clinicians do research? (TBC)
Kristian Filion, Department of Medicine, McGill University
No Seminar – La Fête Nationale