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Upcoming Celebrations

Tickets to our DalMed 150th Anniversary Celebration Gala on Saturday, November 3rd have SOLD OUT!!!

You can still get involved in the weekend's festivities – registration is ongoing for the weekend’s other events. For more information and a full list of events and schedules, check out our Med150 events page.

To request a spot on our gala waitlist, please email dean.medicine@dal.ca.

We celebrate our sesquicentennial anniversary with a series of faculty and department events, lectures, and activities taking place in Halifax – both internally at Dalhousie and within our local community – in addition to satellite hosts within the Maritimes.

Next Event 

October 18

Med150 Signature Event: Department of Physiology and Biophysics Lecture
Tupper Building, Room 3H1, 3rd floor, 11:30AM
Lecture: Molecular and Cellular Dynamics of Cardiac Arrhythmias
Presenter: Dr. Alvin Shrier, Professor (McGill University), Hosmer Chair in Physiology
Hosted by the Department of Physiology and Biophysics
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Upcoming Events

October 24
 

Med150 Signature Event: Department of Radiology
Tupper Building, Theatre A, 5-6PM; reception to follow
Lecture: The Rebirth of Medical Imaging
Presenter: Dr. Daniel K. Sodickson, Vice-Chair for Research, Department of Radiology, New York University School of Medicine
Hosted by the Department of Radiology
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November 13
 

Med150 Signature Event: Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology 
University Club, 6259 South Street, 5:30PM
Lecture: MOCO research group: A true Cinderella story!
Presenter: Dr. Alon Altman, Associate Professor, Department of Obstetrics, Gynecology and Reproductive Sciences, University of Manitoba
Hosted by the Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology

Past Events 

March 22 | Biomedical Engineering

March 22, 2018
School of Biomedical Engineering Lecture
Presenter: Dr. Paul Santerre, Head of the Institute of Biomaterials & Biomedical Engineering, University of Toronto

Hosted by Biomedical Engineering

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March 23 | Wellness Week


March 23
Wellness Week
Lecture: The Road to Resilience - Staying Positive through Stressful Situations
Presenter: Jeremie Saunders, Sickboy Podcast

Hosted by the Dalhousie Medical Student's Society

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April 7 | RIM Research Day

April 7
2018 RIM Research Day

Presenter: : Dr. Thomas J. Marrie, MD, Former Dean of Medicine (Dalhousie University)


Hosted by Research in Medicine
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April 9 | Ophthalmology & Visual Services Research Day

April 9
2018 Research Day

Presenter: : Dr. Wallace (Lee) L. Alward, Professor and Vice Chair from Ophthalmology
(University of Iowa) & holder of Frederick C. Blodi Chair in Ophthalmology


Hosted by Ophthalmology & Visual Sciences
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April 12-13 | Urology Research Day

April 12-13
Department of Urology Research Day
Presenter: Dr. Colin P. N. Dinney, Professor, Department of Urology (University of Texas)
Hosted by Urology

 

April 17 | Medical Neuroscience Signature 150 Event

April 17
Signature Med150 Lecture: Functional Connectivity of Cortical (Brain) Circuits
Presenter: Dr. Stuart Trenholm, Assistant Professor (Montreal Neurological Institute); Department of Neurology and Neurosurgery (McGill University)
Hosted by Medical Neuroscience

 

May 1 | Critical Care

May 1, 2018
150th Anniversary Grand Rounds Lecture
Lecture: Reducing Mortality in Sepsis: Dr. Mitchell Levy on the Surviving Sepsis Campaign
Presenter: Dr. Mitchell Levy, Professor of Medicine (Brown University)

Hosted by Critical Care  
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May 4 | Faculty of Medicine Graduate Student Society

May 4
Alumni Speaker Panel & Social Mixer
Graduate student panel

Hosted by the Faculty of Medicine Graduate Student Society (FMGSS)
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May 9 | Department of Radiology

May 9
Dr. J. E. Campbell Lecture in Radiology Research
Lecture: Quantitative MRI in Chronic Liver Disease: a Progress Report
Presenter: Dr. An Tang, Associate Professor of Radiology, University of Montreal

Hosted by the Department of Radiology
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May 14 | Department of Biochemistry & Molecular Biology

May 14
Macpherson Seminar
Lecture: Discovery and development of Selonsertib, a first in class inhibitor of ASK1 for the treatment of nonalcoholic steatohepatitis
Presenter: Dr. David Breckenridge, Senior Director of Biology at Gilead Sciences Inc.

Lecture: Three short stories on survival in the age of CRISPR/Cas9
Presenter: Dr. David Edgell, Acting Chair of the Department of Biochemistry (Western University)

Hosted by the Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology 
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May 17 | Department of Microbiology & Immunology, Medical Research Development Office and PREP

May 17/18
Graduate Student Research Day
Lecture: Understanding How Immunotherapy Works
Presenter: Dr. Andrew Veillette, Professor, Department of Molecular Oncology (Clinical Research Institute of Montreal)

Hosted by the Professional & Research Education program (PREP), and the Department of Microbiology & Immunology
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May 23 | Department of Bioethics

May 23-25
29th Annual Canadian Bioethics Society Conference
Presenters: Dr. Amy Bombay, Assistant Professor, Department of Psychiatry (Dalhousie University) and Dr. Nadine Caron, Associate Professor, Department of Surgery (UBC), Co-Director, Centre for Excellence in Indigenous Health

Hosted by the Department of Bioethics
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May 28 | Department of Pharmacology

May 28
Pharmacology Signature Event
Lecture: Understanding the Heartbeat at the Nanoscale
Presenter: Dr. William Louch, Professor (University of Oslo)

Hosted by the Department of Pharmacology
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June 8 | Dr. Karen Mann Lecture

June 8
The 2018 Dr. Karen Mann Lecture and Reception
Lecture: Finding Your Niche in Health Education Scholarships
Keynote Speaker: Dr. Kevin Eva, Associate Director in the Centre for Health Education Scholarship, Professor and Director of Educational Research and Scholarship, Department of Medicine (University of British Columbia)

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June 8 | MedEd 150

June 8
Medical Education Institute (MEI) - MedEd 150
Lecture: Medicine & Leadership in Medicine: 2030 and Beyond
Presenter: Dr. Preston Smith, former Dean of Medicine (University of Saskatchewan)

Lecture: The Times They Are Changing and so Must Our Approach to Leadership
Presenter: Dr. Susan Lieff, Professor (University of Toronto)

Hosted by Continuing Professional Development (CPD)
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June 8-10 | Department of Family Medicine

June 8-10
Faculty Development Weekend
Lecture: Remediation and Wellness: You and Your Resident
Keynote Speaker: Dr. C. Cervin
Lecture and Workshop: Remediation and Wellness: You and Your Resident

Hosted by the Department of Family Medicine
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June 13 | Department of Surgery

June 13
Department of Surgery Grands Rounds Lecture
Lecture: Medical Response to Halifax Explosion: The Forgotten Role of Lieutenant Colonel Paul Weatherbe And Lessons for Disaster Response Planning Today
Presenter: Lieutenant Colonel Vivian McAlister, AD McLachlin Professor of Surgery, University of Western Ontario

Hosted by the Department of Surgery
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June 14-15 | Department of Radiation Oncology

June 14-15
Atlantic Radiotherapy Forum
Lecture: Competency Based Medical Education: Ready or Not, Here it Comes!
Presenter: Dr. Catherine de Metz, Queens University

Hosted by the Department of Radiation Oncology
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June 20 | Department of Anesthesia

June 20 
150th Annivesary Grand Rounds Lecture
Lecture: The Truth and Reconcilation Calls to Action for Health - Practical Advice for Impact
Presenter: Dr. Alika Lafontaine, Anesthesiologist (Northern Alberta) and President, Indigenous Physicians Association of Canada

Hosted by the Department of Anesthesia
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