EDI Events

The Research Institute of the McGill University Health Centre supports numerous speakers, seminars, and webinars focused on Equity, Diversity and Inclusion (EDI).

Language is Powerful. Inclusive language workshop (online)

The RI-MUHC: Together towards Inclusion

Celebrate Black culture at the RI-MUHC!

Registration Deadline: February 28, 2024

Expert Panel. The Black History Month: Let's Learn, Celebrate and Connect!

Black scientists from different backgrounds and at different stages of their career will share positive experiences...

Expert panel discussion - hiring and retaining people with disabilities

Each year, the United Nations promotes the International Day of People with Disabilities, to mobilize support for the dignity, rights and well-being...

Pride in Research: LGBTQIA2S+ educators share perspectives on diversity and inclusion

The RI-MUHC joins the commemoration of the Pride month, an opportunity to understand the realities of LGBTQIA2S+...

Cinema talk show -Women in STEM: Navigating Challenges and Embracing Opportunities

To mark International Women’s Day, you are invited you to a cinema forum on Picture a Scientist.

Fall 2023

Date
Topic
August 31, 2023
Implementing the National Indigenous Economic Strategy in your Organization
Indigenous Works
13:00 ET
Click here to register for free as Employer Partner.
Email us at edi.ri@muhc.mcgill.ca to get your free access code.
September 18-19, 2023
IGH Listening Tour – CIHR Institute of Gender and Health's Listening Tour
Researcher Townhall (sept. 18th) 9:30 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.
Early Career Researcher and Trainee Networking Lunch (Sept. 18th) 12:00 – 1:30 p.m.
Community Partner Townhall (Sept. 19th) 10:00 a.m. – 12:30 p.m.
Click here to register for the various scheduled event.
September 21, 2023
Navigating Resistance to DEI: Common Challenges and What to do About Them
Canadian Centre for Diversity and Inclusion (CCDI)
13:00-14:00 ET
Click here to register for free as Employer Partner with your institutional email address.
Live French interpretation and closed captioning in both languages will be offered during this webinar.
September 28, 2023
Moving from Reconciliation to ReconciliACTION: Engaging and Supporting Indigenous Communities
Canadian Centre for Diversity and Inclusion (CCDI)
13:00-14:00 ET
Click here to register for free as Employer Partner with your institutional email address.
Live French interpretation and closed captioning in both languages will be offered during this webinar.
October 5, 2023
Islamophobia: Removing systemic barriers faced by Muslim communities
Canadian Centre for Diversity and Inclusion (CCDI)
13:00-14:00 ET
Click here to register for free as Employer Partner with your institutional email address.
Live French interpretation and closed captioning in both languages will be offered during this webinar.
October 18, 2023
Aggressions and Microinterventions in the Classroom
Equity at McGill
10:00-12:00 ET
Click here to register
October 19, 2023
ERGs in the Workplace: How to Build, Sustain, and Advance your Employee Resource Groups
Canadian Centre for Diversity and Inclusion (CCDI)
13:00-14:00 ET
Click here to register for free as Employer Partner with your institutional email address.
October 26, 2023
UNDRIP explored through the lens of Reconciliation
Indigenous Works
13:00 ET
Click here to register for free as Employer Partner.
Email us at edi.ri@muhc.mcgill.ca to get your free access code.
November 14, 2023
Equitable Total Rewards: Inclusive Benefits and Beyond
Canadian Centre for Diversity and Inclusion (CCDI)
13:00-14:00 ET
Click here to register for free as Employer Partner with your institutional email address.
November 28, 2023
French-Canadian History: Impacts and Leading Inclusion Practices
Canadian Centre for Diversity and Inclusion (CCDI)
13:00-14:00 ET
Click here to register for free as Employer Partner with your institutional email address.
Live French interpretation and closed captioning in both languages will be offered during this webinar.
November 30, 2023
Strengthening the Economy Through Indigenous Partnerships
Indigenous Works
13:00 ET
Click here to register for free as Employer Partner.
Email us at edi.ri@muhc.mcgill.ca to get your free access code.
December 7, 2023
Religious Holidays: a Path to Inclusion
Canadian Centre for Diversity and Inclusion (CCDI)
13:00-14:00 ET
Click here to register for free as Employer Partner with your institutional email address.
Live French interpretation and closed captioning in both languages will be offered during this webinar.
December 21, 2023
Land Acknowledgements and your Reconciliation Efforts
Indigenous Works
13:00 ET
Click here to register for free as Employer Partner. Email us at edi.ri@muhc.mcgill.ca to get your free access code.

Spring 2023

Date
Topic
January 10, 2023
Equitable Hiring and Promotion
Only for McGill University students or affiliated researchers
Click here to register
January 17, 2023
Putting EDI in Practice: Developing Your EDI Plans for Research Teams
Only for McGill University students or affiliated researchers
Click here to register
January 19, 2023
Diversity, equity and inclusion - The fundamentals
Canadian Centre for Diversity and Inclusion (ccdi.ca)
Click here to register for free as Employer Partner with your institutional email address
January 24, 2023
Unlearning fatphobia - Body diversity and fat inclusion
Canadian Centre for Diversity and Inclusion (ccdi.ca)
Offered in English with live French interpretation and closed captioning in both languages
Click here to register for free as Employer Partner with your institutional email address
January 26 and February 23, 2023
Experiences and Impacts of Racism against Indigenous Peoples
Indigenous Works
REGISTER for free as a Leadership Circle Member with your institutional email address
February 7, 2023
Accommodating Employees with Disabilities
Only for McGill University students or affiliated researchers
Click here to register
February 9, 2023
Black History Month: Unlearning anti-Black racism
Canadian Centre for Diversity and Inclusion (ccdi.ca)
Offered in English with live French interpretation and closed captioning in both languages
Click here to register for free as Employer Partner with your institutional email address
February 14, 2023
Mentoring Relationships With a Focus on Equity
Only for McGill University students or affiliated researchers
Click here to register
February 16, 2023
Antisemitism: How to recognize and prevent it in the workplace
Canadian Centre for Diversity and Inclusion (ccdi.ca)
Offered in English with live French interpretation and closed captioning in both languages
Click here to register for free
March 9, 2023
International Women's Day: Feminism is for everyone
Canadian Centre for Diversity and Inclusion (ccdi.ca)
Offered in English with live French interpretation and closed captioning in both languages
Click here to register for free as Employer Partner with your institutional email address
March 21, 2023
Microaggressions: Microinterventions and microaffirmations
Canadian Centre for Diversity and Inclusion (ccdi.ca)
Click here to register for free as Employer Partner with your institutional email address
March 22, 2023
Gender Diversity and Inclusive Language: Creating space for 2SLGBTQIA+ communities in the classroom
Only for McGill University students or affiliated researchers
Click here to register
May 4, 2023
EDI in Research and Grant Proposals
Only for McGill University students or affiliated researchers
Click here to register

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