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Cutting Edge Lecture in Science: Did this make that happen? Causation, causality, and the statistician

13 Dec 2018 18:00
19:00

The Cutting Edge Lectures in Science are introductions for the general public to the latest research in science.

In English. 

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Cutting Edge Lecture in Science: Did this make that happen? Causation, causality, and the statistician

13 Dec 2018 18:00
19:00

By Erica Moodie (William Dawson Scholar & Associate Professor of Biostatistics, McGill). A significant proportion of research seeks to discover causes – causes of disease, of disparities, of longevity. Causation has been considered by philosophers, religious scholars, mathematicians, and more millennia but only recently in ways that are amenable to study with the larger datasets that are available to researchers today....

Cutting Edge Lecture in Science: Towards a reciprocal environmental governance

17 Jan 2019 18:00
19:00

By Nicolas Kosoy (Associate Professor, Natural Resource Sciences, McGill).  We are in urgent need of an agreement novel in spirit and unheard of in our times, one that calls for the unity of all species in our planet, one that embraces the singularity of our universe, the evolutionary history of our species, and the common path that we, human and non-human species, share in our one and only spaceship....

Cutting Edge Lecture in Science

14 Feb 2019 18:00
19:00

By Srividya Iyer (Assistant Professor, Division of Social and Transcultural Psychiatry, Psychology, McGill). As a researcher and service provider, Dr. Iyer is interested in youth mental health and early intervention, especially in the early phases of psychosis, in Canada and beyond. 

 

Cutting Edge Lecture in Science: Negotiations over Groundwater Contamination

14 Mar 2019 18:00
19:00

By Keith W. Hipel (Department of Systems Design Engineering, University of Waterloo). As former President of the Academy of Science, Royal society of Canada, Prof. Hipel will be presenting the Miroslaw Romanowski Lecture. 

ABSTRACT

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Cutting Edge Lecture in Science: Cardiovascular disease and dementia: Why should I care?

18 Apr 2019 18:00
19:00

By Edith Hamel (Professor, Department of Neurology and Neurosurgery, Montreal Neurological Institute, McGill University)

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