Grand Rounds

Grand Rounds Schedule

The Department of Pathology Grand Rounds are held the third Thursday of the month (except for March) from 12-1 pm via MS Teams

Dates for the 2020-2021 academic year have been scheduled; speakers and topics are still being confirmed. For updates, corrections, or to be added to the mailing list, please contact

Date Speaker(s) Topic Venue
17 September 2020

Dr Jake Yorke

Lauren Westhaver, PhD candidate

Edwin Leong, PhD candidate

Sudden natural death in Nova Scotia: a retrospective study from the Nova Scotia Medical Examiner Service 2009-2018

Natural killer cells and mitoDAMPs in IRI during liver transplantation

Mast cells in Fibrosis - More than skin deep?

via MS Teams
15 October 2020 Dr. David Kimmel 

Results from the Canadian PNH Flow Cytometry Proficiency Testing Initiative.

via MS Teams
19 November 2020 Dr. Heleen Arts Molecular Genetics of Ciliopathies via MS Teams
10 December 2020 Dr. Jeanette Boudreau

Orchestration of inflammation and immunoregulation by natural killer cells.

via MS Teams
21 January 2021 Daryl MacNeil & Liam Shannon


via MS Teams
18 February, 2021 Dr. Todd Hatchette COVID-19 Vaccines via MS Teams
15 April, 2021 Drs. Andrea Thoni and Gillian Bethune  CBD-Competence by Design - The Dalhousie Residence Experience via MS Teams
20 May, 2021 Drs. Martin Bullock and Manal Elnenaei Differentiated Thyroid Cancer from Diagnosis to Monitoring Across Pathology Disciplines via MS Teams
17 June, 2021 Dr. Laurette Geldenhuys

"Anatomical Pathology and COVID-19."

via MS Teams