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.

 

2020- 2021 CONTINUING PROFESSIONAL EDUCATION


September Grand Rounds- Details to follow shortly
Dr. Maia Kredentser, Assistant Professor
Clinical Health Psychology, Max Rady College of Medicine, University of Manitoba
Thursday, September 3rd, 2020 | 3:00-4:30PM
Zoom Meeting- Contact kate.walsh@umanitoba.ca for details
[Poster]


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, October 8th, 2020 | 10:30-12:00PM *Please note earlier start time*
Zoom Meeting- contact kate.walsh@umanitoba.ca for details
[Poster]


Edge of Science and Medicine Series
Dr. Glenn Waller, Head of Department of Psychology, University of Sheffield
Monday, November 16th, 2020 | 12:00-1:00PM
Zoom Meeting- contact kate.walsh@umanitoba.ca for details
More details to follow shortly

Dr. Gillian Alcolado, Assistant Professor
Clinical Health Psychology, Maxy Rady College of Medicine, University of Manitoba
Monday, November 23rd, 2020 | 12:00-1:00PM
Zoom Meeting- contact kate.walsh@umanitoba.ca for details
More details to follow shortly


Grand Rounds Topic: Social Cognition in ASD

Dr. Janine Montgomery, Associate Professor
Department of Psychology, University of Manitoba
Thursday, December 17th, 2020 | 3:00-4:30PM
Zoom Meeting- contact kate.walsh@umanitoba.ca for details
More details to follow shortly


Grand Rounds Topic: Suicide Rounds
Dr. Lawrence Katz,  Professor and Department Head
Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, University of Manitoba
Thursday, January 14th, 2020 | 3:00-4:30PM
Zoom Meeting- contact kate.walsh@umanitoba.ca for details
More details to follow shortly


2019-2020 Rounds and Events

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
[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
[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
[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
[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
[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, Assistant Professor
Clinical Health Psychology, Max Rady College of Medicine, University of Manitoba
Thursday, January 23, 2020 | 3:00-4:30
[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
[click here for presentation]


Promoting Psychological Health in the Age of COVID-19
Dr. Maxine Holmqvist, Associate Professor
Clinical Health Psychology, Max Rady College of Medicine, University of Manitoba
Thursday, May 21, 2019 | 3:00-4:30 PM
[Poster]


The Art and Science of Behaviour Change in Chronic Disease Management
Dr. Dayna Lee-Baggley, Assistant Professor
Departments of Family Medicine, Surgery, Psychology and Neuroscience, Dalhousie University
Thursday June 18, 2020 | 3:00-4:30PM
[click here for presentation]

List of Events 2016-2019