Department of Family & Community Medicine

Social Political and Scientific Issues Seminar Schedule

Wednesdays, 9:00 am to 12:00 pm
500 University Avenue, Room 303

*Unless noted otherwise in the course listings 

2015-2016 Seminar Schedule


2017 | Jul | Aug | Sep | Oct | Nov | Dec
2018 | Jan | Feb | Mar | Apr | May | Jun
 

2019 Winter / Spring Seminar Schedule

January

Date Topic Presenter Time
January 2 - No Session - University Closed for Winter Break -     
January 9 Course Introduction and Needs Assessment
Candian Health Care System
Samantha Green
Samantha Green
9:00 - 10:30
10:30 - 12:00
January 16 LOCATION CHANGE: 500 University Ave, Rm 1016
Poverty & Health
Advocacy
Samantha Green
9:00 - 10:30
10:30 - 12:00

January 23

LOCATION CHANGE: 263 McCaul St, Rm320
McWhinney Chapter 1
The Changing Role of Pharmacists
M. Gholizadeh, R. Haque, M. Daneshvarfard
Jennifer Lake
 

9:00 - 10:30
10:30 - 12:00

January 30 McWhinney Chapter 2
Access to Healthcare for Undocumented People
M. Nijhawan, A. Hamdam, S. Rizwan
Dr. Michaela Beder
9:00 - 10:30
10:30 - 12:00

February

Date Topic Presenter Time
February 6 76 Grenville St. 2nd Floor, Room 2239
Global Health and Social Accountability
Fertility Optimization

 
Women's Health Core Day
Dr. John Ihnat
Dr. Liu
 


9:00 - 10:15
10:30 - 11:45

February 13 Achieving Primary Care Policy Objectives in Ontario Rick Glazier

9:00 - 12:00
 

February 20 Reading Week  - No Class Session -    
February 27 INTAPT - No Class Session -     

March

Date Topic Presenter Time
March 6 77 Grenville St. 2nd Floor, Room 202
Urogyne
Eating Disorders
Women's Health Core Day
Dr. Colleen McDermott
Dr. Dara Maker
 


9:00 - 10:00
10:30 - 12:00
 

March 13 Public vs Private Healthcare Debate
Pharmacare
Dr. Danyaal Raz
Dr. Danyaal Raza
9:00 - 10:30
10:30 - 12:00
March 20

Climate Change and Health

McWhinney Chapter 3

Dr. Alan Abelsohn

D. Lawrence, P. Sisourath

9:00 - 10:30

10:30 -12:00

March 27 -tbd-
Disability and Healtht
-tbd-
Terri-Lynn Langdon
9:00 -10:30
10:30 - 12:00

April

Date Topic pResenter Time
April 3 76 Grenville St. 2nd Floor, Room 2239
 
Women's Health Core Day
 
 

9:00 - 10:15
10:30 - 11:45

April 10 McWhinney Chapter 4
Refugee Health
K. Lee, W. McIsaac
Meb Rashid

9:00 - 10:30
10:30 - 12:00
April 17 Global Family Medicine
McWhinney Chapter 5

Dr. Katherine Rouleau

Mehvish Mehrani, Ayodeji Odunsi

9:00 - 12:00
April 24 Anti-Oppression Training Ritika Goel 9:00 - 10:30
 

May 

Date Topic Presenter Time
May 1 76 Grenville St. 2nd Floor, Room 2239
 
Women's Health Core Day
 
 

9:00 - 10:15
10:30 - 11:45

May 8

McWhinney Chapter 6

Jordan Levinter, Jasleen Sethi

9:00 - 10:30
10:30 - 12:00
May 15 Trans Health Silvana Bazet 9:00 - 12:00
 
May 22

McWhinney Chapter 7

McWhinney Chapter 8

S. Thampinathan, S. Pandit

H. Rahman, T. Islam

9:00 - 10:30

10:30 - 12:00
 

May 29 McWhinney Chapter 9 F. Ho, H. Tumviriyakul, N. Roozbahany 9:00 - 10:30
10:30 - 12:00

June

Date Topic Presenter Time
June 5 76 Grenville St. 2nd Floor, Room 2239
 
Women's Health Core Day
 
 

9:00 - 10:15
10:30 - 11:45

June 12

McWhinney Chapter 10

Student Presentation 9:00 - 10:30
10:30 - 12:00
June 19 -tbd-  
10:30 - 12:00
June 26 -No Class Session   9:00 - 10:30
10:30 - 12:00

 

September

Date Topic PResenter Time  

 

September 4 76 Grenville St. 2nd Floor, Room 2239
 
Women's Health Core Day
 
9:00 - 10:15
10:30 - 11:45
 
September 11 Seminar Course Intro/Needs Assessment
McWhinney Chapter 1
Dr. Samantha Green 9:00 - 10:30
10:30 - 12:00
 
September 18  
 
9:00 - 10:30
10:30 - 12:00
 
September 25     9:00 - 10:30
10:30 - 12:00
 

October

Date Topic Presenter Time  
October 2 76 Grenville St. 2nd Floor, Room 2239
 
Women's Health Core Day
 
9:00 - 10:15
10:30 - 11:45
 
October 9     9:00 - 12:00  
October 16     9:00 - 10:30
10:30 - 12:00
 
October 23     9:00 - 10:30
10:30 - 12:00
 

November
 

Date Topic Presenter Time
November 6 76 Grenville St. 2nd Floor, Room 2239
 
Women's Core Day
 

9:00 - 10:15
10:30 - 11:45
November 13     9:00 - 10:30
10:30 - 12:00
November 20     9:00 - 10:30
10:30 - 12:00
November 27    

9:00 - 10:30
10:30 - 12:00

December

Date Topic Presenter Time  
December 4 76 Grenville St. 2nd Floor, Room 2239
 
Women's Health Core Day
 

9:00 - 10:15
10:30 - 11:45
 
December 11     9:00 - 10:30
10:30 - 12:00
 
December 18     9:00 - 10:30
10:30 -12:00