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Factiva workshop

Mon, 2007-02-05 16:00 - 16:45
Bronfman Building : 1001 rue Sherbrooke Ouest Montreal Quebec Canada , H3A 1G5

Learn how to customize your newspaper and article searches, how to find financial information on stocks and companies, key financial ratios and more. Contact us to register.

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Contact: Howard Ross Library
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Office Phone: 514-398-4690 ext. 00865
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Second annual Lorne Trottier Public Science Symposium

Thu, 2007-01-25 17:00 - 19:00
Leacock Building : 855 rue Sherbrooke Ouest Montreal Quebec Canada , H3A 2T7

Four giants of physics and astronomy will bring the fascinating and controversial Anthropic Principle to the public as they debate "A cosmic coincidence: Why is the universe just right for life?" The symposium will conclude with an open question period. All are welcome. RSVP not necessary, but limited seating. For live video stream click on "Website" (below).

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Contact: Dept of Physics - Symposium Office
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Office Phone: 514-398-5622
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Neural target selection of Drosophila R7 photoreceptor afferents

Wed, 2007-01-10 12:00
Montreal General Hospital Dental Clinic : 1650 avenue Cedar Montreal Quebec Canada , H3G 1A4

Dr. Chi-Hon Lee, National Institute of Child Health and Human Development, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda

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The nature and nurture of pain

Wed, 2007-01-31 12:00
Montreal General Hospital Dental Clinic : 1650 avenue Cedar Montreal Quebec Canada , H3G 1A4

Dr. Jeffrey S. Mogil, Psychology, McGill

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Tropical deforestation and reforestation in Panama: Peasant land-uses and tree plantation expansion in the Bayano-Darien forest frontier

Fri, 2007-01-12 12:30 - 14:00
Chancellor Day Hall : 3644 rue Peel Montreal Quebec Canada , H3A 1W9

Sean Sloan, MA candidate, Geography, McGill

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Contact: Carolina Pineda
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Office Phone: 514-398-1807
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Journal Club

Fri, 2007-01-05 09:45
Montreal Children's Hospital, 2300 Tupper, Rm C417 : Montreal Children's Hospital, 2300 Tupper, Rm C417

Presenters: Dr. Maha Al-Awadi: "False positives in the prenatal ultrasound screening of fetal structural anomalies"; Rachel Vanneste: "Simultaneous multigene mutation detection in patients with sensorineural hearing loss through a novel diagnostic microarray: A new approach for newborn screening follow-up."

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Contact: Fran Langton
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Office Phone: 514-398-3600
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Search for functional polymorphisms in genes linked to CNS disorders

Mon, 2007-01-15 11:30 - 12:30
Douglas Hospital : 6825, boulevard LaSalle Verdun Quebec Canada , H4H 1R3

Sadée Wolfgang, Felts Mercer Professor of Medicine and Pharmacology, Chair, Dept of Pharmacology, Director, Program in Pharmacogenomics, College of Medicine, Ohio State University, Columbus.

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Contact: Dr. Claire-Dominique Walker
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Office Phone: 514-761-6131 ext. 4934
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Family fun at the Montreal Museum of Fine Arts

Tue, 2007-03-06 13:30
Montreal Museum of Fine Arts, 2200 Crescent St. : Montreal Museum of Fine Arts, 2200 Crescent St.

Join us for a two-hour guided tour and sculpting workshop during Spring Break! In the first hour, visit the Museum's collection of 13th- to 19th-century European art. Parents and children will learn about the various styles and movements associated with the sculpture in the collection. The journey through six centuries will be led by experts on the styles and techniques used in the creation of figurative sculpture.

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Contact: Sophia Johnson
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Office Phone: 514-398-7684
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Bridging the sciences: the Fourth Interdisciplinary Graduate Student Research Symposium

Thu, 2007-03-29 (All day) - Fri, 2007-03-30 (All day)
Thomson House : 3650 rue McTavish Montreal Quebec Canada , H3A 1Y2

Graduate students, both within and outside McGill, are invited to participate and present research projects on a variety of interdisciplinary scientific themes. This symposium is a collaborative effort of McGill graduate science students and represents an unsurpassed opportunity to exchange ideas with contemporary researchers from different scientific backgrounds, improve communication skills, give and receive valuable feedback on research efforts and presentation formats, and develop professional contacts with researchers and industry personnel.

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Freaky Fridays - How birds really do it!

Fri, 2007-01-12 16:00
Redpath Museum : 859 rue Sherbrooke Ouest Montreal Quebec Canada , H3A 0C4

Dr. David M. Bird, Avian Science and Conservation Centre, McGill, will take you on a humorous "bird's eye view" of the seemingly indecent world of avian reproduction involving the Mile-High Club, incest, homosexuality, sex changes, divorce and infidelity. Followed by the Alfred Hitchcock film "The Birds." Proceeds from this series will fund construction of a giant origami Pteranodon to be suspended above the Museum's dinosaur.

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Contact: Ingrid Birker
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Office Phone: 514-398-4086 ext. 4094#
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