Cardiovascular Research Day - May 11, 2023

The Maurice McGregor Cardiovascular Research Day will be held on Thursday, May 11, 2023 in person at the Jewish General Hospital.   Oral Presentations, including the 2022 Louis & Artur Lucian Award Lecture by Dr. Barbara Casadei, will be held at the Institute of Community & Family Psychiatry (ICFP) located at 4333 Chem. de la Côte-Sainte-Catherine.   These presentations will also be made available through zoom link and the Nurses' Lecture Hall (A135) has been reserved for any overflow.   Poster Presentations will be held at the Carrefour Lea Polansky (K1) located at 3755 Chem. de la Côte-Sainte-Catherine.

The Maurice McGregor Cardiovascular Research Day brings together surgeons, clinicians, researchers, fellows and trainees from our network of hospitals and research institutes, namely McGill University, the Research Institute of the McGill University Health Centre, the Jewish General Hospital and the Lady Davis Institute.

Learning Objectives
To outline the cardiovascular research performed at McGill
To develop research activities for students, residents, and faculty within the Faculty of Medicine
To discuss updates on new findings, new technologies and new approaches to the detection and management of patients with cardiovascular disease

Participants will have the opportunity to showcase their exceptional science in cardiovascular disease research performed at McGill University.

Open the following link to access the Registration/Abstract Submission form 

    Deadline for abstract submission:  Friday, March 10, 2023 @ 11h30pm (no extension)

    Deadline for registration to attend: Tuesday, May 9, 2023 @ 11h30pm

    All participants must register in order to participate at the Maurice McGregor Cardiovascular Research Day held on Thursday, May 11, 2023.

    RCPSC MOC Section 1 

    This program meets the accreditation criteria as defined by the Maintenance of Certification program of the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada and has been accredited by the Office for Continuing Professional Development, Faculty of Medicine and Health Sciences, McGill University for up to 4 Section 1 (Accredited Group Learning Activity) credits/hours.

    Through an agreement between the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada and the American Medical Association, physicians may convert Royal College MOC credits to AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Information on the process to convert Royal College MOC credit to AMA credit can be found at

    Scientific Planning Committee

    Michael Goldfarb, MD MSc (Chair)
    Thao Huynh Thanh, MD PhD
    Judy Luu, MD PhD
    Abhinav Sharma, MD PhD
    Mohsen Damavandi, PhD

    Organizing Committee

    Giorgina Ciavarella (McGill)
    Guenievre Grondin (RI MUHC)
    Tricia Lamarre (Jewish General Hospital)


    Giorgina Ciavarella
    1001 blvd. Decarie, Office C4.4180, Montreal, Quebec H4A 3J1
    Tel: 514-934-1934 #34631
    Email: giorgina.ciavarella [at]

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