McMaster University

Demystifying Medicine
Seminar Series

A translational view of:
COPD — Bridging the gap between science and clinical care

  • Seminar Information
  • Clinical Video with Dr. Gerard Cox
  • Research video with Dr. Martin Stämpfli

Demystifying Medicine Seminar Information

Date:

Monday, December 3, 2012

Speakers:

  • Dr. Gerard Cox, Professor and Director, Division of Respirology, Department of Medicine
  • Dr. Martin Stämpfli, Professor, Department of Pathology and Molecular Medicine; Associate Member, Department of Medicine; Member, McMaster Immunology Research Centre (MIRC)

Description:

This seminar includes a clinical presentation with patient interview followed by a research presentation.

Learning Objectives:

  • To understand how COPD develops (in people and in experimental models)
  • To understand how COPD affects patients
  • To examine the role of infections in the progression of COPD
  • To identify the areas for future investigation in COPD

Contact Info:

Dr. Kjetil Ask
Email: askkj@mcmaster.ca

Sara Sellers
Email: sellers@mcmaster.ca
Phone: 905-525-9140 Ext. 76706

Clinical Video with Dr. Gerard Cox

Research video with Dr. Martin Stämpfli