null CHHD Program Seminar Series Winter 2022

CHHD Program seminars are held on Mondays from 12 to 1 p.m. (unless otherwise stated). Seminars will be in English.

Seminars will be online during the COVID-19 pandemic. For the Zoom registration link, please contact Martin Karam at martin.karam [at]

January 17, 2022
Dr. Hans Clever
Hubrecht Institute
January 31, 2022
Dr. Rayzel Shulman
University of Toronto, SickKids
February 14, 2022
Dr. Thierry Lacaze-Masmonteil and Breanne Stewart
Maternal Infant Child and Youth Research Network
Topic: Streamline Maternal/Child Health Research at McGill University
February 21, 2022
8:30 a.m. to 9:30 a.m.
Dr. Lei Wang
Fudan University, Shanghai
Topic: Missing Mendelian Phenotypes in Human Oocyte Maturation, Fertilization and Embryonic Development
March 7, 2022
Dr. Andraea Van Hulst
McGill University
Topic: The role of early life, family, and neighbourhood environments in childhood obesity and cardiometabolic health
March 14, 2022
Dr. Oraly Sanchez-Ferras
McGill University
Topic: A coordinated progression of progenitor cell states initiates urinary tract development
March 21, 2022
Dr. Vikki Abrahams
Yale University
Topic: Neutrophils at the Maternal-Fetal Interface: Friend or Foe?
March 28, 2022
Dr. Laurence Chapuy
McGill University
Topic: TBD
April 4, 2022
Dr. Benjamin Smith
McGill University/RI-MUHC
Topic: Airway Trees in the Anthropocene
April 11, 2022
Dr. Shyamala Dakshinamurti
University of Manitoba
Topic: Hypoxia, Pulmonary Hypertension, and the Unexpected Dance of Molecules
April 25, 2022
Dr. Adam Shapiro
McGill University/RI-MUHC
Topic: Primary Ciliary Dyskinesia in Quebec - A Not So Rare Chronic Suppurative Lung Disease
May 2, 2022
Dr. Tina Montreuil
McGill University
Topic: Impacts of parental mental health issues on social-emotional development: Implications for prevention and intervention
May 9, 2022
Dr. Esli Osmanlliu
McGill University Health Centre
Topic: Assessing the potential for virtualizable care in the pediatric emergency department
May 16, 2022
8:30 a.m. to 9:30 a.m.
Dr. Qing-Yuan Sun
Guangdong Second Provincial General Hospital
Topic: Protein phosphatase 2A family plays a critical role in female reproduction
May 30, 2022
Dr. Angeliki Makri
McGill University Health Centre
Topic: Using machine learning methods in pediatric diabetes to improve diagnosis and clinical outcomes