Upcoming Events

All events are open to the public and free unless otherwise noted.

Lunchtime events in Fauteux Hall include a sandwich lunch.

Most events do not require RSVP, but see event descriptions for exceptions.


Assistive Technology as Health Care: Promises and Cautions to the Aging Population

Katherine Wayne 
Post-Doctoral Fellow, CHLPE
Hajer Chalghoumi
Post-Doctoral Fellow, School of Psychology
November 29, 11:30 am–1:00 pm
Fauteux Hall 359


Book Launch: Canadian Health Law and Policy (5th Ed.)

February 1, 4:30–6:30 pm
Fauteux Hall Atrium


Intellectual Property, Global Health, and the New International Economic Order

Sam Halabi
School of Law, University of Missouri, U.S.A.
February 13, 11:30 am–1:00 pm
Fauteux Hall 302


Migration, Refuge and Access to Health – Public Roundtable

Daniel Weinstock
Director, McGill Institute for Health and Social Policy
Dr. Kevin Pottie
Department of Family Medicine
Feburary 28, 3:00–6:30 pm (reception 5:30–6:30)
Faculty of Social Sciences 4004



March 9, 11:30 am–1:00 pm
Fauteux Hall 135


Patient Safety in Nursing Homes

Lorian Hardcastle
Faculty of Law, University of Calgary
March 29, 11:30 am–1:00 pm
Fauteux Hall 302


Is Two-Tier Care the Future? Private Finance in Canadian Medicare
2nd Annual Health Law Day (Conference)

April 6, 7
Keynote speakers:
Greg Marchildon 
Ontario Research Chair in Health Policy and System Design
Institute of Health Policy, Management and Evaluation, University of Toronto
Martha Jackman 
University of Ottawa Centre for Health Law, Policy and Ethics
Danielle Martin 
Vice President Medical Affairs and Health System Solutions
Women’s College Hospital, Toronto
Kent Roach 
Prichard Wilson Chair in Law and Public Policy
Faculty of Law, University of Toronto
Katharine Young
Law School, Boston College, U.S.A.


Annual Ottawa–McGill Graduate Student Colloquium in Health Law, Policy and Ethics

May 4, 5, time TBA
Room TBA
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