Melzack Lecture Series

Melzack Lecture Series 2021-2022

Please find the Zoom links for upcoming lectures at the bottom of our homepage

Date Topic Presenter
Oct 20 The specifics of nonspecific low back pain

Byron J. Schneider MD

Assistant Professor, Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, Vanderbilt University Medical Center

Oct 27 The discrediting of people who talk about their pain: the sources of an epistemic inequality

Estelle Carde PhD

Professor, Department of Sociology, Université de Montréal

Nov 10 Psychedelics for Pain Management? A Multidisciplinary Approach

Jodi B.

Matthew (Practitioner)

Benjamin Malcolm, PharmD, MPH, BCPP

Nov 17 Clinical Applications of a Multidisciplinary Approach to Pain Management in 2 Clinical Settings (Public & Private)

Dominique Gilbert PT


Feb 23 Innovations in ICU pain assessment

Shiva Shahiri

PhD candidate in nursing science at McGill University

March 2 Magnesium: The forgotten cation and applications in chronic pain 

Virginia McEwen BScN, BBA, MD, CCFP

Chronic Pain Management Program, St. Joseph’s Care Group

Interventional Pain, Thunder Bay Regional Health Sciences Centre

March 30 Deconstructing Chronic Pain

Yoni Ashar PhD

Postdoctoral Associate of Psychology in Psychiatry

April 23 Trauma Informed Care

Catherine Paré PhD Candidate, Clinical Psychology

McGill University

May 4

Treating Persistent Post-Concussive Symptoms: Lessons Learned from an Athletic Therapist


Mario Starnino BSc, CAT(C), CSCS®
June 8

Update on Military Medicine Research Projects


Gaurav Gupta MD, Kira Burton, Latifah Kamal
June 22

Experimental Models of Pain for Research


Sahel Jahangiri Esfahani


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