2015 Schedule

VPMC 2015: Dr. Jeffrey Turnbull

Events open to the public are indicated by an asterisk (*).


For more information about each event, please use the contact emails noted below.  Although the information is being hosted on the Bioethics site, the Bioethics secretary does not have any information about the events other than what is posted here.

Time Organizers Event Contact
March 24      
0830-0930 Faculty Council Meeting Angela.Henhoeffer@Dal.Ca
0915-1145 Mobile Outreach Street Health, (MOSH) Coordinated care between
community and emergency department for Homeless and Street Involved population
1200-1300   Global Health Office, Dalhousie   VPMC seminar for Health Professions students
1430-1600   Novel Tech Ethics   Homeless and End-of-Life Care: Jeffrey Turnbull in
conversation with Novel Tech Ethics
1630-1730   Health and Social Justice Interest Group   Informal meeting with Dr
Jeffrey Turnbull for Medical Students
* 1830-2000   * Canadian Centre for Policy Alternatives - Nova Scotia *** Open to the public *** 
* Poverty, Health
and Homelessness: An interactive panel discussion
**See Below**
March 25      
0800-0900   Internal Medicine Residency Program   Optimizing patient care versus
respecting the hierarchy
0930-1130   Division of Infectious Diseases   Medical Citizenship in Vulnerable
populations: The case of changing HCV care
1200-1300   Dr. Colin Van Zoost, Department of Medicine and Dr. Heather Flemming,
Department of Emergency Medicine
"Thinking outside the bottle - A workshop on
managing alcohol related problems in the acute care setting"
* 1330-1530   * Mental Health Coalition of Nova Scotia *** Open to the public ***

* Medical citizenship and
addictions: Challenges and actions needed

**See Below**

1600-1700   Department of Bioethics, Dalhousie Ethics discussion: Social justice and the
physician as advocate
1800-2100 Diagnostic Imaging VPMC Dinner: The Politics of Medicine (Panel: Dr. Jeffrey Turnbull, Dr. John Sullivan, Dr. Gus Grant, and Dr. Cynthia Forbes) krista@dal.ca
March 26      
0800-0900 Diagnostic Imaging Grand Rounds "Poverty as a Healthcare Risk Factor"
0900-1000 Diagnostic Imaging Meeting with DI residents  

Note #1: The CCPA event is a free public event taking place at the O'Reagan Hall, Halifax Central Library. It will also be streamed live at http://www.ustream.tv/channel/ccpa-nova-scotia (Link will open in a new window.)

Note #2: The Mental Health Colation of Nova Scotia event will be held at the Johanna B. Oosterveld Centre (JBO), 2103 Gottingen Street, Halifax.

With thanks to our sponsors:
QEII Medical Staff Association
Department of Diagnostic Imaging
Division of Infectious Diseases