University of Ottawa Media Calendar for May 10 to 17, 2013

Posted on Friday, May 10, 2013

Here are some of the events taking place at the University of Ottawa from May 10 to 17, 2013.

Saturday, May 11

uO Insights: A day of learning about health and wellness
Desmarais Building, 55 Laurier Avenue East, Ottawa. Free parking in the Desmarais Building garage.

  • 10 a.m. to 11 a.m.: Morning keynote: Search and Destroy: Using Viruses to Treat Cancer Patients
    Room 4101
  • 11:15 a.m. to 12:15 p.m.: Should You Really Be Following Canada's Food Guide?
    Room TBD
  • 11:15 a.m. to 12:15 p.m.: Joint session: Dissolve the Myths and Get the Facts on Obesity and The Effects of Weight Loss on Appetite (in French)
    Room TBD
  • 11:15 a.m. to 12:15 p.m.: Joint session: Understanding the Triggers: Puberty and Vulnerability to Stress and Is Society Driving Us Mad? (in French)
    Room TBD
  • 11:15 a.m. to 12:15 p.m.: Is "Dr. Google" the Right Physician for You?
    Room TBD
  • 12:30 p.m.: Lunch keynote: A Place for Clinical Care and Research Leadership: Inside the Innovations at the uOttawa Heart Institute
    Room 4101

Saturday, May 11

  • 10 a.m. to 3 p.m.: Lecture, Conference, Activities - SCIENCE RENDEZVOUS 2013
    Marion Hall, 140 Louis Pasteur
  • 7 p.m. - uOttawa Alumni Week gala: Destination 2013
    Canada Aviation and Space Museum, 11 Aviation Parkway, Ottawa

For more information on activities, please see the uOttawa Alumni Week website.

For more information about upcoming sports events, please visit


Kina Leclair
International Media Relations Officer
University of Ottawa
Office: 613-562-5800 (2529)
Cell.: 613-762-2908

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