The Chair’s Medical Grand Rounds held on Thursday, March 3 focused on the topic "Developing Platforms for Integrative Clinical Research on Addiction". 

The objectives were: 

  • Prevalence, morbidity, and mortality associated with substance use disorders
  • Limitations to traditional experimental clinical research on addiction
  • Implementation framework and examples of integrative clinical research initiatives
  • Applications in the SJHH/HHS Inpatient Addiction Medicine program.

XXThe speakers were:

  • Dr. James MacKillop, Professor, Psychiatry & Behavioural Neurosciences, McMaster University. 
  • Dr. Leslie Martin, Assistant Professor & Director, Internal Medicine Residency Program, Department of Medicine.
  • Dr. Tim O'Shea, Associate Professor,  Division of Infectious Diseases, Department of Medicine.

The presentation is now available on the Department of Medicine YouTube Channel.

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