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.

 

2018- 19 CONTINUING PROFESSIONAL EDUCATION

Perinatal Mood and Anxiety Disorders: Assessment and Treatment Issues
Drs. Patricia Furer and Carrie Lionberg
Clinical Health Psychology, University of Manitoba
Thursday, September 20, 2018 | 3:00- 4:30 PM
Frederic Gaspard Theatre, Basic Medical Sciences Building

Learning Objectives:

  • To understand diagnostic considerations regarding anxiety and depression symptoms in the perinatal patient
  • To become familiar with various treatment approaches for perinatal mood disorders
  • To increase awareness of frequent areas of concern and targets for intervention in case conceptualization of the perinatal patient


The Science on Living Fully
Dr. David Dozois, Professor
Department of Psychology, University of Western Ontario
Thursday, October 18, 2018 | 3:00- 4:30 PM
Frederic Gaspard Theatre, Basic Medical Sciences Building

Learning Objectives:

  • To understand some of the myths related to happiness
  • To learn effective strategies for living fully
  • To be exposed to Canadian psychological science that has informed our knowledge of psychological well-being


Edge of Science
Developing and Disseminating Effective Psychological Therapies for Common Mental Health Problems
Dr. David M. Clark, Professor
Experimental Psychology, Oxford University
Monday, November 19, 2018 | 11:00- 12:00 PM
Frederic Gaspard Theatre, Basic Medical Sciences Building

Edge of Science
Psychologists as Leaders in Disseminating Effective Psychological Therapies
Dr. Andrea Piotrowski, Assistant Professor
Clinical Health Psychology, University of Manitoba
Monday, November 26, 2018 | 12:00 -1:00 PM

Frederic Gaspard Theatre, Basic Medical Sciences Building

 


Grand Rounds
TBD
Thursday, December 13, 2018 | 3:00- 4:30 PM
Frederic Gaspard Theatre, Basic Medical Sciences Building

Grand Rounds
TBD
Thursday, January 17, 2019 | 3:00- 4:30 PM
Theatre B, Basic Medical Sciences Building

Dr. Robert Martin Memorial
Dr. Patrick Smith
TBD
Thursday, February 14, 2019 | 3:00- 4:30 PM
Theatre B, Basic Medical Sciences Building

Grand Rounds
TBD
Thursday, March 21, 2019 | 3:00- 4:30 PM
Theatre B, Basic Medical Science Building

Research Day
Keynote: TBD
Thursday, April 18, 2019 | 1:00- 4:30 PM
Theatre B, Basic Medical Sciences Building

Grand Rounds
TBD
Thursday, May 16, 2019 | 3:00- 4:30 PM
Theatre B, Basic Medical Sciences Building

Grand Rounds
TBD
Thursday, June 20, 2019 | 3:00- 4:30 PM
Theatre B, Basic Medical Sciences Building





2017-18 Rounds

The Protecting Children Act: Opportunities and Dilemmas in Providing Clinical Service Under the New Act
Thursday, September 21, 2017
Dr. Leonard Greendwood, Assistant Professor
Clinical Health Psychology, University of Manitoba
& Mr. Daniel Ryall, Interim General Counsel Legal Department
Winnipeg Regional Health Authority

Suicide Prevention: General Population Implications arising from a Mental Health Expert Panel Report to the Canadian Armed Forces
Thursday, October 19, 2017
Dr. Pamela Holens, Assistant Professor & Dr. Natalie Mota, Assistant Professor
Clinical Health Psychoogy, University of Manitoba
 
Considerations In Working With Older Adult
Thursday, December 14, 2017 
Dr. Lorne Sexton, Associate Professor
Clinical Health Psychology, University of Manitoba
 

Pediatric weight management services: Barriers and best practice
Thursday, January 18, 2018
Dr. Aislin Mushquash, Assistant Professor
Department of Psychology, Lakehead University

Building a Healthier Health System 
Thursday, February 8, 2018
Mr. Andre Picard, Health Columnist
Globe and Mail

Neuropsychological rehabilitation: An overview of service, trends, and current research
Thursday, March 15, 2018
Dr. Ronak Patel, Assistant Professor
Clinical Health Psychology, University of Manitoba

Insulin Pump Therapy in Pediatric Diabetes: The Role of Psychology
Thursday, May 17, 2018
Drs. Heather MacKenzie & Jen Ducharme, Assistant Professors
Clinical Health Psychology, University of Manitoba
 

Treating PTSD and Suicide Risk: Separating Myth from Fact
Thursday, June 21, 2018
Dr. Craig Bryan, Assistant Professor
Department of Psychology, University of Utah

2016- 17 Rounds

What You Should Know about Violence De-Escalation
Thursday, Sept. 29, 2016

Ms Tina Curtis, RPN, Clinical Nurse Specialist, HSC Mental Health Program   

Depression: New Strategies for Difficult Issues
Thursday, Nov. 3, 2016

Dr. David A. Clark, Professor Emeritus
Department of Psychology, University of New Brunswick   

EDGE OF SCIENCE VISITING SPEAKER SERIES
The Social Neurobiology of Eating, Exercise, and Chronic Disease
Monday, Nov. 7, 2016 | 12 noon – 1:00 pm 
Dr. Peter A. Hall, Associate Professor
Department of Kinesiology, University of Waterloo

Working with Interprofessional Teams: I’m Collaborating – Why aren’t you?
Thursday, Dec. 8, 2016

Dr. Deborah Lake, Assistant Professor
Department of Clinical Health Psychology, University of Manitoba

MARTIN MEMORIAL LECTURE
Primary care and clinical health psychology collaboration:
the importance of being earnest

Thursday, Feb. 16, 2017

Dr. Marie-Hélène Chomienne, Assistant Professor
Department of Family Medicine, University of Ottawa

Cognitive Processing Therapy for PTSD: What it is and how to implement it
Thursday, Mar. 16, 2017

Drs. Chaulk, Podnar & Whitney, Assistant Professors
Department of Clinical Health Psychology, University of Manitoba 

RESEARCH DAY
Thursday, April 20, 2017

Rapid Fire Presenters:
Drs. Alcolado, El-Gabalawy, Furer, Hebert, Holmqvist, Murphy & Vincent
Keynote Address: Improving Cognition in Severe Mental Illness: New Methods to Promote Restoration of Functioning
Dr. Chris Bowie, Professor

Department of Psychology, Queen's University

Parental Alienation: What it is and how you may be getting tangled in it

Thursday, May 18, 2017
Dr. Leonard Greenwood, Assistant Professor
Department of Clinical Health Psychology, University of Manitoba