Grand Rounds: 2011.09.28


Professor Lyle J. Palmer, Senior Scientific Director, Ontario Health Study, Senior Principal Investigator & Director of Genetic Epidemiology and Biostatistics Program, Ontario Institute for Cancer Research, Professor of Biostatistics, Epidemiology, Obstetrics & Gynaecology, University of Toronto, Senior Scientist, Cancer Care Ontario, Senior Investigator, Samuel Lunenfeld Research Institute, Mt Sinai Hospital

The Ontario Health Study: Creating platforms for revolutionary science and transformational biology

Educational Objectives:

  1. To understand the current role of large, population-based cohort studies in biomedical research
  2. To describe the current status of the Ontario Health Study
  3. To engage researchers in Ottawa in the Ontario Health Study
  4. To explore active partnerships and collaborations between Ottawa researchers and the Ontario Health Study

THE OTTAWA HOSPITAL – General Campus Auditorium

  • Wednesday, September 28, 2011
  • 12:00 to 13:00 p.m.

(Video-linked to the Civic Amphitheatre, Riverside Amphitheatre, and Montfort Hospital 2D111 & the Irving Greenberg Family Cancer Centre A3735)

Note:  This Grand Rounds presentation will be Webcast.

The Ottawa Hospital Medical Grand Rounds is an accredited group learning activity as defined by the Maintenance of Certification Program of the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada Ottawa. Phone no. for OTN participants during question period is 613-798-5555 x78952.

Refreshments (coffee, tea, water) will be provided. You are welcome to bring your own lunch.

THANK YOU- Dept of Medicine Education Fund

Starting January 2012 rounds will be held at 8:00 a.m. on Tuesdays.