McMaster University

Demystifying Medicine
Seminar Series

Demystifying Medicine Graduate Student Talks

Date:

Monday, January 21, 2019

Time:

4:15 pm to 5:15 pm

Location:

HSC 1A6

Complications associated with chronic airway infections: Cystic fibrosis as a polymicrobial disease

Speaker:

Gayatri Nair, masters student, medical sciences, infection and immunology, McMaster University

Learning Objectives:

  • Understand the complications associated with chronic airway infections and subsequent treatment, highlighting the need for individualized care
  • Identify Cystic Fibrosis as a polymicrobial infection and recognize drivers of exacerbations as a key component in managing the disease

Role of occupational therapy

Speaker:

Claudia Yousif, masters of science student, Occupational Therapy Program, University of Toronto

Learning Objectives:

  • Understanding OT program admission requirements and program
  • Understanding different OT fields

Contact Information:

Dr. Kjetil Ask
Email: demystifyingmedicine@gmail.com

Cathy Stampfli
Phone: 905-521-2100 Ext. 73115