The EVault server, used to archive messages on faculty and staff email accounts, will undergo maintenance on Saturday, September 20, 2014 from 12:00 am to 12:00 pm During this time archived email messages will not be accessible and there will be no archiving of messages.
We apologize for any inconvenience this may cause.
AstroMcGill presents the 26th Public Astro Night, with a public lecture by Dr. Robert Ferdman ("Discovering radio blips and blasts: from pulsars to fast radio bursts") from the McGill Physics Department. The lecture will be followed by night sky observations (weather permitting) and a tour of an experimental astrophysics laboratory. This event is intended for a general audience, and it is free of charge. No reservation is necessary. Snacks and refreshments will be served (please bring your own cup).
The 7th Annual Denis Melançon Neuroradiology Conference in Neuroradiology will take place on October 16, 2014. This annual conference was established to honour Dr. Melançon for his dedication to patient care and his commitment to training the next generation of neuroradiologists. The Melançon Lecture entitled "Orbital Tumours and Patterns of Spreading" will take place at 4:30 pm. This important lecture will be given by Dr. Laurie A. Loevner, Professor of Radiology at the Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania.
Dr. Stephen Friend will deliver the 2014 Wilder Penfield Lecture entitled “Exploring multidimensional clinical space” at 4:00 pm on November 28, 2014 at the Montreal Neurological Institute and Hospital (The Neuro), McGill University. A reception will follow. Dr. Friend is the President, of Sage Bionetworks in Seattle, USA.
The Penfield Lecture was inaugurated in 1985 to honour Wilder Penfield, pioneering neurosurgeon and founder of the MNI.
For more information and to register: www.neuroevents.mcgill.ca
Sir Marc Feldman, 2014 Canada Gairdner International Laureate, Head of the Kennedy Institute of Rheumatology, University of Oxford, Headington, Oxford, UK, will deliver his lecture, ANTI-TNF THERAPY: Discovery, present status and what might the future hold? as part of the 2014 Gairdner National Program. Sir Marc Feldman is being recognized "For the discovery of anti-TNF therapy for the treatment of rheumatoid arthritis and other inflammatory diseases".
The McGill Career Planning Service (CaPS) would like to welcome all new students to McGill and welcome back all returning students. Whether you are just starting or finishing up, be sure to take advantage of CaPS in the year ahead. We are here to help you - whether you are trying to find a part-time job, prepare grad school applications, find post-graduation work or find out career possibilities related to your major. Click here for a full listing of programs and services.
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Jill Tarter and Jim Bell:
Monday, October 6, 2014, 5:30-7:30 pm.
Joe Nickell and Sara Seager:
Tuesday, October 7, 2014, 5:30-7:30 pm.
Limited seats: No reservations. First come, first served!
For more information: please visit the Trottier Symposium webpage.
Join us for the Lorne Trottier 2014 Public Science Symposium!
Limited seats!! No reservations, just drop by--first come, first serve!