Recordings in the brain: Wilder Penfield and the sciences of remembering in the mid-twentieth century
Elizabeth B. McNab Lecture in the History of Science: Alison Winter, Dept of History, University of Chicago. Presented by the Mossman Endowment of McGill University. All welcome.
"Genetic investigations of cerebrovascular disorders: Cerebral cavernous malformations and intracranial aneurysms"
Corina Tatar, graduate student
Heidi Dávila, graduate student
Goal: to bring together researchers from different units at McGill, both to inform of the systems biology happening here and to encourage new collaborations. Followed by round-table to discuss the university-wide initiatives needed to grow McGill systems biology at the undergraduate, graduate and research levels.
Student Seminar in Analysis and Probability: Eugene Kritchevski, McGill
Quebec-Vermont Number Theory Seminar: John Labute, McGill
137th meeting of the James McGill Society and the annual Maysie MacSporran Lecture: Honora Shaughnessy, Executive Director, McGill Alumni Association, on the history of the Alumni Association's outstanding service to the university.
Panel discussion, presented by the Montreal Chapter of the Canadian Institute of International Affairs. Featured panelists: 1. George Ledec, lead ecologist, Latin America and Caribbean Region, the World Bank. 2. Dominique Égré, social and economic consultant, formerly with Hydro-Québec. 3. Brian Craik, director of federal relations, Grand Council of the Crees/Cree Regional Authority. Presentations will be in English and French.