null MeDiC Program Seminar Series Fall 2022

MeDiC Program seminars are held on Thursdays from 4 to 5 p.m. (unless otherwise stated). Seminars will be in English. The seminars will be held in person in room EM1.3509, Glen and online via Zoom.

Joint seminars with MeDiC Program and Endocrinology Rounds are held on Thursdays from 8 to 9 a.m. With Nephrology Rounds, seminars are held on Fridays from 12 to 1 p.m. Joint seminars are only via Zoom.

For the Zoom link, please contact Kim Gardner at kim.gardner [at]

October 13, 2022
Mathieu Ferron, PhD
Associate Research Professor, Department of Medicine, Université de Montréal
Topic: Vitamin K dependent carboxylation in pancreatic beta cells function and in diabetes
October 20, 2022
Melissa Pasqua, MD, FRCPC, PhD Candidate
Physician, Endocrinology and Metabolism, McGill University
Topic: The use of adjunctive therapies to optimize technological advances in type 1 diabetes
November 3, 2022
8 a.m. – 9 a.m.
Kim Connelly, MMBS, PhD
Director, Keenan Research Centre
Topic: SGLT2i in T2DM, HF and CKD - the gift that keeps on giving !!!
November 24, 2022
8 a.m. – 9 a.m.
Michael C. Riddell, MD
School of Kinesiology, York University
Topic: Exercise Glycemia in Type 1 Diabetes: Recent studies and observations
December 1, 2022
Guy Rutter, PhD
Professor of Medicine, Université de Montréal
Professor of Cell Biology and Functional, Genomics, Department of Metabolism, Imperial College, London UK
Topic: Understanding pancreatic beta cell dysfunction in type 2 diabetes
December 8, 2022
8 a.m. – 9 a.m.
Ana Andreazza
Professor, Department of Pharmacology and Toxicology, University of Toronto
Topic: Energy metabolism and bipolar disorder: Where we are and what is coming