News & Events
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Departmental Newsletter
December, 2016                                                                        
November, 2016
February 2017 
March 2017
April 2017
May 2017
June 2017
September 2017

Grand Rounds
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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 Section of Rheumatology’s Annual Metro Ogryzlo Memorial Lectureship will take place on June 20, 2017, Tuesday.

Sherine E. Gabriel, MD, MSc.
Professor & Dean
Rutgers Robert Wood Johnson Medical School
CEO Robert Wood Johnson Medical Group

- Dean Emerita, Mayo Medical School
- William J. and Charles H. Mayo Endowed Professor (former)
- Past President, American College of Rheumatology
- Founding Chair, Methodology Committee, Patient Centered
Outcomes Research Institute

Topic: Epidemiology Work in Rheumatic Disease and Cardiovascular Studies

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:

Workshop on Rheumatoid Arthritis in First Nations
The International Workshop on Rheumatoid Arthritis in First Nations: Defining the road toward disease prevention, is being held on October 4-5, 2012. Here is some information.