Grand Rounds & Events

The Department of Clinical Health Psychology Grand Rounds is a learning series for psychologists, physicians, other health professionals, residents, and medical students with topics reflecting the diverse spectrum in the discipline of Clinical Psychology, including approaches to evidence-based clinical care, learning and research.  Broad topics are presented by local, national and international speakers followed by a question/answer period.

 

2019- 2020 CONTINUING PROFESSIONAL EDUCATION

Towards Inclusivity: Pathways for Indigenous students into the health professions- focus on Clinical Psychology 

Presentations by three keynote speakers:
• Dr. David Danto, University of Guelph-Humber
• Dr. J. Douglas McDonald,  University of North Dakota
• Dr. Karla Tait, a clinical psychologist heading the Mental Wellness Services for the First Nations Health Authority in Northern British Columbia

Thursday, March 19, 2020 | 10:30 AM- 12:00 PM*

Theatre B- Basic Medical Sciences Building · 745 Bannatyne Ave
[More details]

*please note the time change for this event


Clinical Health Psychology's Annual Research Day
Keynote Presentation by Dr. Kristin Reynolds, Assistant Professor
Department of Psychology, University of Manitoba
Thursday, April 23, 2020 | 1:00-4:30 PM
Theatre B · Basic Medical Sciences Building · 745 Bannatyne Ave
More details to follow shortly


May Grand Rounds Topic: Social Cognition in ASD
Dr. Janine Montgomery, Associate Professor
Department of Psychology, University of Manitoba
Thursday, May 21, 2020 | 3:00-4:30 PM
Theatre B · Basic Medical Sciences Building · 745 Bannatyne Ave
More details to follow shortly


CHP Residency Program 50th Anniversary Grand Rounds
Dr. Keith Wilson, Emeritus Clinician Investigator
Ottawa Hospital Research Institute
Thursday, June 11, 2020 | 3:00-4:30 PM
Theatre B · Basic Medical Sciences Building · 745 Bannatyne Ave
More details to follow shortly 


June Grand Rounds Topic: Suicide Rounds
Dr. Lawrence Katz. Professor and Department Head
Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, University of Manitoba
Thursday, June 18, 2020 | 3:00-4:30 PM
Theatre B · Basic Medical Sciences Building · 745 Bannatyne Ave
More details to follow shortly 


Written Exposure Therapy: An Emerging Low-Dose, High Impact Intervention for PTSD
Dr. Pamela Holens, Assistant Professor
Clinical Health Psychology, Max Rady College of Medicine, University of Manitoba
Thursday, September 19, 2019 | 3:00-4:30 PM
Theatre B · Basic Medical Sciences Building ·745 Bannatyne Ave
[click here for presentation]


Old Wine, New Label: The Role of Hypnotherapy in the Management of Chronic Health Conditions
Dr. Laurie Keefer, Associate Professor
Associate Professor of Gastroenterology and Psychiatry
Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai
Thursday, October 17, 2019 | 3:00-4:30 PM
Frederic Gaspard Theatre (lower level) · Basic Medical Sciences Building ·745 Bannatyne Ave
[click here for presentation]


Edge of Science and Medicine Series:
Adventures in Behaviour Change: Lessons from the Front Lines of Teaching and Clinical Work
Dr. Maxine Holmqvist, Associate Professor
Department of Clinical Health Psychology, University of Manitoba
Monday, November 18, 2019 | 12:00-1:00 PM
Frederic Gaspard Theatre ·  Basic Medical Sciences Building · 745 Bannatyne Ave
[click here for presentation]

Behaviour Change at the Intersection Between Health Psychology and Implementation Science
Dr. Justin Presseau, Assistant Professor
School of Epidemiology and Public Health, University of Ottawa
Monday, November 25, 2019 | 12:00-1:00 PM
Frederic Gaspard Theatre · Basic Medical Sciences Building ·745 Bannatyne Ave
[click here for presentation]


ACTing Quickly: Some Brief Interventions Informed by Contextual Behavioral Science
Dr. Gregg Tkachuk & Dr. James Ediger
Clinical Health Psychology, Max Rady College of Medicine, University of Manitoba
Thursday, December 12, 2019 | 3:00-4:30PM
Theatre B · Basic Medical Sciences Building · 745 Bannatyne Ave
[click here for presentation]      [click here for references]


The Elephant in the Room: Understanding the Role of Mental Health in Peri-Operative Medicine
Dr. Renee El-Gabalawy
Clinical Health Psychology, Max Rady College of Medicine, University of Manitoba
Thursday, January 23, 2020 | 3:00-4:30
Theatre B · Basic Medical Sciences Building · 745 Bannatyne Ave
[click here for presentation]


Robert Martin Memorial Lecture
Perspectives on Indigenous Mental Health: Cultural Teachings and Implications for Care
Dr. Christopher Mushquash
Canada Research Chair in Indigenous Mental Health and Addiction                                                                                                                                                               Associate Professor, Department of Psychology, Lakehead University
Thursday, February 13, 2020 | 3:00-4:30 PM
Theatre B · Basic Medical Sciences Building · 745 Bannatyne Ave
[click here for presentation]

 

 

 

2018-19 Rounds

Perinatal Mood and Anxiety Disorders: Assessment and Treatment Issues
Dr. Patricia Furer, Associate Professor
Dr. Carrie Lionberg, Assistant Professor
Clinical Health Psychology, Max Rady College of Medicine, University of Manitoba
Thursday, September 20, 2018 | 3:00-4:30 PM
[click here for presentation]

The Science of Living Fully

Dr. David Dozois, Professor
Department of Psychology, Western University
Thursday, October 18, 2018 | 3:00-4:30 PM

Edge of Science and Medicine Series

Developing and Disseminating Effective Psychological Therapies for Common Mental Health Problems: Science, Economics, and Politics

Dr. David M. Clark, Professor
Experimental Psychology, Oxford University
Monday, November 19, 2018 |11:00-12:00
[click here for presentation] 

Edge of Science and Medicine Series
The Psychology of Effective Leadership
Dr. Andrea Piotrowski, Assistant Professor
Clinical Health Psychology, Max Rady College of Medicine, University of Manitoba 
Monday, November 26, 2018 |12:00-1:00

Unconscious Bias and the Impact on Patient Care; Understanding What We Think We Already Know
Dr. Rehman Abdulrehman, Assistant Professor
Clinical Health Psychology, Max Rady College of Medicine, University of Manitoba
Thursday, December 13, 2018 | 3:00- 4:30 PM [click here for presentation]

Fostering Healthy Learning Environments: Lessons Learned
Dr. Michael West, Associate Dean
Professionalism, Max Rady College of Medicine  &
Jackie Gruber, Office of Human Rights and Conflict Management University of Manitoba
Thursday, January 17, 2019 | 3:00- 4:30 PM

Dr. Robert Martin Memorial Lecture
Shifting our paradigm and approach to understanding and addressing substance use 

Dr. Patrick Smith,  CEO Canadian Mental Health Association
Former VP, Research, BC Mental Health & Addictions
Former VP, Centre for Addiction and Mental Health (CAMH) &  Head, Addictions Psychiatry
Thursday, February 14, 2019 | 3:00- 4:30 PM
For presentation and video of lecture, go to Martin Memorial Lecture page 

Suicide Rounds
Working with Suicidal Thoughts and Behaviors: State of the Science and Future Directions

Dr. Christine Henriksen, Assistant Professor
Clinical Health Psychology, Max Rady College of Medicine, University of Manitoba 
Thursday, March 21, 2019 | 3:00- 4:30 PM

CHP Annual Research Day
Rapid Fire Presentations:
CHP Department Faculty & Students
Posters and Refreshments
Research is a Team Sport: A focus on PTSD and suicide prevention
Keynote: Dr. Jitender Sareen, Professor & Head
Department of Psychiatry, Max Rady College of Medicine, University of Manitoba
Thursday, April 18, 2019 | 1:00- 4:30 PM
Theatre C, Basic Medical Sciences Building 
For details go to Annual Research Day page

Addiction Substitution: Is it a risk in recovery?
Dr. David Hodgins, Professor
Department of Psychology, University of Calgary
Thursday, May 23, 2019 | 3:00- 4:30 PM
PsycHealth Theatre, PX 236/238, 771 Bannatyne Avenue
[click here for presentation]

Balancing Public Safety and Individual Rights in Forensic Mental Health Practice
Dr. David Hill, Assistant Professor
Clinical Health Psychology, Max Rady College of Medicine, University of Manitoba
Thursday, June 20, 2019 | 3:00- 4:30 PM
Theatre B, Basic Medical Sciences Building
[Click here for presentation]

 

List of Events 2016-2018