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December 2018

Grand Rounds
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The annual Department of Internal Medicine Dr. John P. Maclean Memorial Lecture will take place on May 19, 2019, Tuesday.

Guest Lecturer:
Tait Shanafelt, MD
Stewart and Jeanie Ritchie Professor of Medicine
Chief Wellness Officer - Stanford Medicine
Director - WellMD Center
Associate Dean, Stanford School of Medicine
Stanford, California

The Residents Research Day will take place on Tuesday, November 20, 2018

Visiting Professor:
Dr. Theodore (Ted) Warkentin
Professor - Department of Medicine and
Department of Pathology & Molecular Medicine
Michael G. DeGroote School of Medicine - McMaster University

Regional Director - Transfusion Medicine,
Hamilton Regional Laboratory Medicine Program

The Section of Critical Care's 2nd Annual Dean Bell Memorial Lectureship will take place on October 9, 2018, Tuesday.

Guest Lecturer:
Alison Fox-Robichaud
BSc, MSc, MD, FRCPC (Int Med, Crit Care)
Professor of Medicine
Faculty of Health Sciences
McMaster University

Director Medical Education
Hamilton Health Sciences

President, Canadian Critical Care Society
Inaugural President Canadian Sepsis Foundation

The 22nd Annual Bug Day
will take place on Tuesday, October 16, 2018

Join us at Frederic Gaspard Theatre,
Theatres B & C, University of Manitoba
Basic Medical Sciences Building,
700 William Ave., Winnipeg, MB
or by Manitoba Telehealth

The Section of Rheumatology’s Annual Metro Ogryzlo Memorial Lectureship will take place on September 18, 2018, Tuesday.

Soumya Raychaudhuri MD PhD
Professor of Medicine
Harvard University, Boston, MA

Director - Center for Data Sciences
Brigham and Women’s Hospital
Boston, MA

Professor of Genetics
University of Manchester, U.K.

Topic: Using Single Cell Genomics to Define Rheumatic Diseases

GI Forum
The annual GI Forum titled “An Update on Disease of the Esophagus and on IBD” will be held on June 15, 2018.  To register please contact Dorothy Miller at  or phone: (204) 789-3369.  Below is the link to the brochure and registration information.

GI Forum 2018 Program Brochure
GI Forum 2018 Poster 

The 6th Annual Critical Care Quality Improvement Symposium will be held on June 1, 2017. Please contact Sarah Bernaldo at or phone: (204) 787-1634 for more information. Below is the link to the agenda and registration form. 

Critical Care Quality Improvement Symposium Agenda

MMSA Teaching Awards
At the annual teaching award dinner of The Manitoba Medical Students Association, two department members, Dr. Keevin Bernstein and Dr. Davinder Jassal, were presented with awards. More information here.

Dr. Eberhard Renner, Professor and Head  Department of Internal Medicine, invites you to attend The Department’s annual Dr. John P. Maclean Memorial Lecture that will take place on Tuesday, January 24, 2017.

The Guest Speaker:
Dr. Janet Rossant
Professor - University of Toronto
President and Scientific Director - The Gairdner Foundation
2016 Friesen International Prize Winner

Topic:"Stem Cell and Genome Editing: Ethical Challenges in Human Health"

The lecture is available here: