Month: March 2019

Workshops on scientific writing and review

Rebecca Cooney, editor in chief of the journal The Lancet, will be presenting at McGill University two workshops on the topics of writing and reviewing scientific publications.


For authors: Wednesday, March 27, 2019, 12:00-2:00pm, Martin Amphitheatre, McGill University


For reviewers: Wednesday, March 27, 2019, 2:30-4:00pm, Palmer Amphitheatre, McGill University


Details and registration (French)

March 25, 2019

Seminar given by Dr. Thomas J. Webster

Dr. Thomas J. Webster is a professor in chemical engineering at Northeastern University in Boston. He will be presenting a seminar titled: “Goodbye Hospitals: Hello Implantable Nanosensors.”

The talk will be held on Wednesday, March 27, 2019, at 11:30 AM in Room S1-111, in Pavillon Jean Coutu at the Faculty of Pharmarcy of the Université de Montréal.

March 19, 2019

Seminars given by Dr. Joseph M. DeSimone

On May 2 and 3, 2019, Dr. Joseph M. DeSimone will give two seminar presentations at the Faculty of Pharmacy at the Université de Montréal.

Dr. DeSimone is a professor in chemical engineering at the University of North Carolina, and the CEO of Carbon Inc.

Thursday, May 2, 11:30AM, room S1-151, Pavillon Jean Coutu (Université de Montréal) :

“Digital Light Synthesis to Drive Manufacturing: Convergence of Hardware, Software and Molecular Science”

Friday, May 3 at 11:30 am, room S1-151, Pavillon Jean Coutu:

“Convergent Research to Address Societal Needs”.



March 19, 2019

Seminar given by Professor Pieter Cullis

Pieter Cullis is the director of the Nanomedicines Research Group at the University of British Columbia, and a professor in their Biochemistry and Molecular Biology Department. He will be presenting a seminar titled: “Design of lipid nanoparticle systems to enable gene therapies”.


Join us on Tuesday, March 26 at noon at the Lady Davis Institute for medical research!


LDI Bloomfield Lecture Hall, F-4, 3999 Chemin de la Côte-Sainte-Catherine, Montréal QC H3T 1E2

March 8, 2019