Distinguished Professors Lecture Series

The Distinguished Professors Lecture Series will take place in the Cruess Amphitheatre of the Glen site on the last Thursday of every month, from 4:00 to 5:00 p.m., followed by networking and light refreshments.

Thursday, January 25, 2024
Dr. Vincent Poitout
Director of Research and Innovation, CHUM
Scientific Director, CRCHUM
Thursday, February 22, 2024
Dr. Guy Rutter
Principal Scientist, CRCHUM
Professor of Medicine Dept. of Medicine, UdeMtl
Thursday, March 28, 2024
Dr. Cornelia Weyand
Professor of Medicine & Immunology, Mayo Clinic
Professor Emerita, Stanford University
Thursday, April 25, 2024

Dana Small, PhD
Professor & Canada Excellence Research Chair, McGill University
Adjunct Professor, Yale University
Senior Scientist, Metabolic Disorders and Complications Program, RI-MUHC
Location: Osler Auditorium, Montreal General Hospital
Wednesday, May 1, 2024
Sir Paul Nurse
Chief Executive Officer, The Francis Crick Institute
Nobel Prize for Physiology or Medicine
Public Lecture: ”What is life?”
Location: Cruess Amphitheatre, Glen site, RI-MUHC
Thursday, May 2, 2024
Sir Paul Nurse
Chief Executive Officer, The Francis Crick Institute
Nobel Prize for Physiology or Medicine
Scientific lecture: “Controlling the cell cycle”
Location: Osler Auditorium, Montreal General Hospital
Thursday, May 16, 2024
David G Harrison, MD
Vanderbilt University School of Medicine
Director, Center for Vascular Biology
Lecture: “Axl signaling and end organ damage in hypertension”
Special time : This lecture will take place at noon
Friday, May 17, 2024
George Tolomiczenko, PhD, MPH, MBA
Executive Director, Merkin Institute for Translational Research, California Institute of Technology
Lecture: “Making hospital-based innovation stick: Recommendations distilled from over 40 years criss-crossing the border and other boundaries”
Special date, time and location: This lecture will take place on Friday at noon in the Clinical Innovation Platform (CLIP), Floor C9, Montreal General Hospital.
Thursday, June 27, 2024
Prof. Deep Saini
Principal and Vice-Chancellor, McGill University
Thursday, August 29, 2024
Dr. Joseph Wu
Director, Stanford Cardiovascular Institute
Professor of Medicine and Radiology, Stanford University School of Medicine
Thursday, September 26, 2024
Dr. Daniel J. Drucker
Senior Investigator, Lunenfeld-Tanenbaum Research Institute Mount Sinai Hospital
Thursday, November 28, 2024
Prof. Ido Amit
Principal Investigator, Eden and Steven Romick Professorial Chair
Weizmann Institute of Science

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