09-Jun-11

HGEN Course Offerings 2011-12 Date: Friday, June 10th, 2011. Venue: MCH, room C-417 08:00 – 09:00 Foetal Diagnosis and Treatment Group Special Invited Speaker Dr. Julia Solomon, Maternal-Fetal Medicine Specialist “Extreme ultrasound” 09:00 – 10:00 Departmental Rounds: metabolic team Paul Goodyer, MD Division Head MUHC Nephrology Pediatrics “Are our genes carved in stone(s)?” 10:00 – […]


03-Jun-11

June 6: Deadline to RSVP for HGSS BBQ!! (http://www.mcgill.ca/humangenetics/hgss-bbq-fri-june-10-2011) June 8: Pediatric Medical Grand Rounds, “Molecular Basis for the Pathogenesis of Necrotizing Enterocolitis” with Frank M. Guttman (Visiting professor). Montreal Children’s Hospital, Forbes-Cushing Amphitheater (D-182) Jun 8 – 11:30 to 12:30 in Strathcona Anatomy and Dentistry Building – Room 2/36 Stéphane A. Laporte, M.D. Associate […]


26-May-11

Date: Friday, May 27th, 2011. Venue: MCH, room C-417 08:00 – 09:00 Foetal Diagnosis and Treatment Group 09:00 – 10:00 Departmental Rounds: Cytogenetics team “Prenatal spot-check” 10:00 – 10:30 Journal Club: Amanda Fortier Joseph-George AM et al. “Euchromatic 9q13-q21 duplication variants are tandem segmental amplifications of sequence reciprocal to 9q13-q21 deletions” J Med Genet 2011, […]


19-May-11

Date: Friday, May 20th, 2011. Venue: MCH, room C-417 08:00 – 09:00 Foetal Diagnosis and Treatment Group: Fetal Outcomes 11:00 – 12:00 Resident Teaching: TELEGRAF Julie Lauzon, MHSc (Bioethics), MD, FRCPC, FCCMG Medical Geneticist, Alberta Children’s Hospital “Genetic Testing: Is it value-neutral?” No activities are scheduled between 9:00 and 11:00 because of the genetic counsellors’ […]


12-May-11

Date: Friday, May 13th, 2011. Venue: MCH, room C-417 08:00 – 09:00 Foetal Diagnosis and Treatment Group 09:00 – 10:00 Departmental Rounds: Donald C. Vinh, MD, FRCP(C), FACP Assistant Professor, Division of Infectious Diseases, Division of Allergy & Clinical Immunology Dept of Medicine; Dept of Medical Microbiology McGill University Health Centre “Infectious Diseases & Immunodeficiencies: […]


05-May-11

Please be informed that no academic activities are scheduled for this Friday, May 6th because of the AMGQ Annual Meeting in Montreal. The upcoming meeting of the Association des médecins généticiens du Québec (AMGQ) is scheduled for May 6th, 2011 at McGill Faculty Club. Please fill out a registration form if you plan to attend. […]


28-Apr-11

Date: Friday, April 29th, 2011. Venue: MCH, room C-417 08:00 – 09:00 Foetal Diagnosis and Treatment Group 09:00 – 10:00 Departmental Rounds – CANCELLED 10:00 – 10:30 Journal Club François Plourde – presenting his IS project “Phenotypic variability in patients with OI who are concordant for a COL1A1 or COL1A2 mutation” 10:30 – 11:00 Journal […]


21-Apr-11

Please be informed that no academic activities are scheduled for this Friday, April 22nd (Good Friday). Apr 26 – 9:00am-4:00pm: Workshop on Clinical and Applied Proteomics April 26-29—Banff, Alb: Fourth Annual Canadian Human Genetics Meeting. $250 for trainees and $500 for PIs (that includes registration, room, meals and bus transportation from Calgary to Banff). Please […]


14-Apr-11

MCH Academic Half-Day Date: Friday, April 15th, 2011. Venue: MCH, room C-417 09:00 – 10:00 Departmental Rounds – Research Seminar: Chandrakant Tayade, DVM,MVSc,PhD Assistant Professor Dpt. of Anatomy and Cell Biology Queen’s University, Kingston (ON) “Anti-angiogenic therapy for endometriosis” 10:00 – 10:30 Journal Club Laura Whelton – presenting her IS project “Examining the predictive value […]


07-Apr-11

MCH Academic Half-Day Date: Friday, April 8th, 2011. Venue: MCH, room C-417 09:00 – 10:00 Departmental Rounds Gail Ouellette, Ph.D. CCGC President, Regroupement québécois des maladies orphelines “Rare Diseases in Cyberspace: Resources and Communities for your patients and yourself” 10:00 – 10:30 Journal Club Lynn Macrae – presenting her IS project “Understanding the experience of […]