Cloudy with a Chance of Pain – Prof Will Dixon- June 8th
Professor Will Dixon, the Principal Investigator of a UK study called “Cloudy with a Chance of Pain” will be giving a seminar on June 8 at 2pm at the McIntyre Medical Building, Osler Library, 3rd Floor, Room 131A.
Cloudy with a Chance of Pain is a national smartphone study in the UK investigating the age-old belief that weather influences chronic pain conditions such as arthritis. This talk will explore the background to the study, the opportunities and challenges from smartphone research, and describe the running of a mass participation study that seeks to collect daily data over many months. For more information and to find out how to RSVP, check out the event poster.
Kathryn M’s PhD Oral Defense
On Monday February 20th, 2017 at 10:15am in Purvis Hall Room 24, Kathryn will be defending her PhD thesis titled: A methodological framework for environmental public health surveillance with a practical example in wildfire smoke exposure
Listening Tour with Dr. Steven Hoffman, Scientific Director CIHR-IPPH – November 4th!
Steven Hoffman, the new Scientific Director for the CIHR-Institute of Population and Public Health is in Montréal as part of a listening tour he is planning. The objectives of the tour are to:
Come share your ideas and questions with Steven!
Friday 4th November, 2016
1140 Pine Avenue (McGill Clinical and Health Informatics building, conference room)
- Get more familiar with emerging and priority public health issues of interest to population and public health (PPH) researchers, policy makers and practitioners in the country;
- Learn more about issues of concern to population and public health researchers and potential solutions for consideration by IPPH and CIHR
RSVPs to email@example.com
are helpful but not required. See poster