Seminars & Events

Friday, March 31, 2017, 12:00-13:00
The Clinical Epidemiology Program presents
Chronic disease development and multi-morbidity among immigrants and refugees in Ontario.
Speaker: Setareh Rouhani MSc, PhD (candidate)
Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology and Department of Family Medicine
University of Ottawa
Location: General campus – Centre for Practice-Changing Research (CPCR) seminar room L1111
(speaking from the General campus)

Civic campus: Loeb building, conference room #3

Riverside campus: Amphitheater

Watch online live or later: http://webcast.otn.ca/mywebcast?id=62666901
Learning Objectives:


  1. To gain a better understanding of immigrant and refugee health in the Canadian context
  2. To examine gaps and barriers on conducting research within this population
  3. To explore research opportunities using population-based data on immigrant and refugee health

Clinical Epidemiology Program Rounds

For more information, please contact jpeters@ohri.ca
Friday, March 31, 2017, 14:30-15:30
The Parkinson Research Consortium Program presents
"An Overview of STN Detection"
Speaker: David Chao-Chia Lu
PhD Student Dr. Adam Sachs’ Laboratory
Location: uOttawa, Roger Guindon, Health Sciences Bldg, 451 Smyth Rd. Seminar Room 1421
Parkinson Research Consortium
Progress in Motion
Monday, April 10, 2017, 15:30-16:30
The OHRI Seminar Series Program presents
“Integrative approaches to muscle regenerative biology”
Speaker: Amy Wagers, PhD
Professor
Stem cell and Regenerative Biology at
Harvard University and Medical School
Cambridge, MA
Location: GENERAL CAMPUS,
Sprott Seminar Room,
5th floor Critical Care Wing,
Room 5225,
501 Smyth Road.
Ottawa, ON
Thursday, April 20, 2017, 8:30-15:30
The uOttawa Brain and Mind Research Institute Program presents
Frontiers in Mindfulness: Medicine, Spirituality and Social Justice
Speaker: First Annual Meeting of the Academy of Mindfulness and Contemplative Studies
Keynote Address: Dr. Zindel Segal
Distinguished Professor of Psychology in Mood Disorders at the University of Toronto and co-founder and developer of Mindfulness-based Cognitive Therapy.
Location: Faculty of Medicine Amphitheatre A 451 Smyth Road, Ottawa, ON
INFORMATION & REGISTRATION

613-798-5555 x10928 | facdev@uottawa.ca | http://uocal.uottawa.ca/en/node/18109

 

 

 

Monday, April 24, 2017, 15:30-16:30
The OHRI Seminar Series Program presents
“Novel Mechanisms of Cancer Stem Cell Survival and Tumor Formation”
Speaker: Richard Eckert, PhD
Professor and Chair
Biochemistry and Molecular Biology
University of Maryland School of Medicine
Baltimore, Maryland
Location: GENERAL CAMPUS,
Sprott Seminar Room,
5th floor Critical Care Wing,
Room 5225,
501 Smyth Road.
Ottawa, ON
Monday, May 15, 2017, 15:30-16:30
The OHRI Seminar Series Program presents
“Ago1 promotes histone H3K9 methylation to coordinate transcriptional silencing and BRCA1 retention at DNA double-strand breaks”
Speaker: Michael Hendzel, PhD
Professor
Experimental Oncology
Department of Oncology
Location: GENERAL CAMPUS,
Sprott Seminar Room,
5th floor Critical Care Wing,
Room 5225,
501 Smyth Road.
Ottawa, ON
Tuesday, May 16, 2017, 10:00-11:00
The OHRI Seminar Series Program presents
“Th2 cells and Th17 cells in the development of endometriosis: possible roles of IL-4 and IL-17A”
Speaker: Yutaka Osuga, PhD
Professor
Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology
University of Tokyo
Tokyo, Japan
Location: GENERAL CAMPUS,
Sprott Seminar Room,
5th floor Critical Care Wing,
Room 5225,
501 Smyth Road.
Ottawa, ON

Please note that OHRI seminars are open to all members of OHRI and partner institutions. Members of the general public are asked to contact the communications office (613-737-8899 x 73325; jganton@ohri.ca) for more information about the research presented at OHRI seminars.