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WEEK of 06 February 2009

MEETINGS (Held in HUM 228 unless otherwise noted)

February 12, 2009
Priorities & Procedures
3:30 p.m.
February 19, 2009
Departmental Meeting (CANCELLED- READING WEEK) 3:30 p.m.
February 25, 2009
Support Staff Meeting
9:00 a.m.
March 5, 2009
Clinical Meeting (D. Flint)
2:00 p.m.
March 5, 2009
Undergraduate Meeting
3:30 p.m.

CONDOLENCES
On behalf of the Department of Psychology we would like to extend our sympathy to Professor Emeritus David Murray on the recent loss of his wife, Esther. She passed away today, February 6. Funeral Service will be held in the chapel of the JAMES REID FUNERAL HOME, Cataraqui Chapel (1900 John Counter Boulevard) at 2 p.m., on Tuesday, February 10, 2009, after which a reception will be held in the Reception Centre.

POSITIVE SPACE AWARD
The OPIRG Positive Space Award recognizes a full-time Queen's University undergraduate or graduate student who has demonstrated leadership in the Queen's and/or Kingston community in promoting the recognition and celebration of sexual and gender diversity. The Award Committee is seeking nominations, which can be made by an y Positive Space Program participant. For more information, please see http://www.queensu.ca/positivespace/award.htm

SOCIAL-PERSONALITY AREA BROWN BAGS
Wenesday, February 25 at noon in Humphrey 223. Speaker Quan Lam. Topic TBA.

NEUROSCIENCE RADIO SHOW
The Neuroscience Radio Show "Brainwaves"(featuring Angela Coderre, Chase Figley and Jordan Leitch) airs on Mondays at 4 p.m. on CFRC 101.9 f.m. Today they will be interviewing guests, Dr. Ken Rose and Laura Smithson (PhD Student). You can listen either on the radio at 101.9 or at www.cfrc.caPlease note the Neuroscience radio show is only the first Monday of each month.

SEMINARS/TALKS
Department of Anatomy and Cell Biology, Thursday, February 12 at 11:30 a.m., Botterell Hall, Room 920, Speaker Dr. Yves Giguere, CHUQ Research Centre. Topic: Hypertensive disorders of pregnancy: Pathophysiology, prediction and long term risk of cardiovascular disease". Details see attachment.

Women's Studies (Queen's University). Anna Camilleri in FLUX: guest lecture on femme identities and femme/butch aesthetic, February 23, 2009, 12 noon, Miller Hall Room 201. All welcome.

Queen's Biology Department is hosting this year's Ontario Ecology and Ethology Colloquium. OEEC is a graduate student conference held annually at a selected Ontario University. For more information please contact Catherine Dale, email: 9cad@queensu.ca

WORKSHOPS
Women's Studies (Queen's University). MOTION: an erotic writing workshop, February 23, 2009 from 7:30 - 10:00 p.m. Queen's Women's Association House, 144 Albert St. Kingston. RSVP to Autumn Rymal rymala@queensu.ca

MMPI-2 Regional Assessment & Resource Centre is pleased to sponsor a day-long workshop: Interpretation of the MMPI-2 in clinical assessments by Roger Green, April 27, 2009 from 9am - 4 pmat the Donald Gordon Centre, Queen's University. Space is limited. Contact Marie McCarron at 613-533-6311 or email marie.mccarron@queensu.ca if you would like to attend. Registration form and map please see attached.

CONFERENCES
Boys Adrift An Emerging Epidemic of Apathy. Twenty-First Annual School Psychology Conference, Wednesday, April 29, 2009, The Living Arts Centre, Peel District School Board. Website: www.peelschools.org click on "conferences and workshops'. Or e-mail psychconference@hotmail.com

FIRST ANNUAL CONFERENCE - OTTAWA MENTAL HEALTH CENTRE
The IMHR Young Researchers' Forum, in collaboration with the University of Ottawa Institute of Mental Health Research (IMHR), is pleased to invite you to our 1st Annual Conference entitled 'Breaking Barriers...TheChanging Face of Mental Health'. This conference will take place April3rd, 2009 at the Royal Ottawa Mental Health Centre in Ottawa, Canada.Abstracts are due Feb 27, 2009 and the final date to register is March 31,2009.Additional information regarding the conference schedule, instructions on abstract submissions etc. is available on our website www.imhr.ca/research/youngresearch-e.cfm All questions can be directed to the following e-mail address: yrf.conference@gmail.com


 

 

 


 

 



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