Journal Clubs

A variety of epidemiology and biostatistics-related journal clubs are organized at McGill and affiliated hospitals. Come hone your critical appraisal skills, expand your knowledge of a field, and meet colleagues that share your interests!

Check the calendar for upcoming dates*, e-mail each journal club's organizer to join the mailing list, or see each journal club's web site for more details.

*Please confirm dates/locations of meetings on the club's website/calendar, as they may be out-of-date here.

Psychiatric Epidemiology Journal club

When: Tuesdays, 3:00pm - 4:00pm, fourth Tuesday of every month (except December)
Where: Lady Meredith House / Thomson House (refer to calendar or website below)
Organizer: Miriam Kinkaid (
Web site:

Biostatistics Reading Group

When: Mondays, 12pm - 1:15pm
Where: Purvis Hall, room 48
Organizer: Amy Liu (
Web site:

Causal Reading Group

When: Every other Thursday, 10:30am - 12pm
Where: Purvis Hall, room 48
Organizer: Alexandra Seaward (
Web site:

Perinatal Epidemiology Seminar

When: Wednesdays, 9:30am - 11:00am, every 2 weeks
Where: Purvis Hall, room 48
Organizer: Seungmi Yang (

Pharmacoepidemiology Journal Club

When: Tuesdays, 10:00am - 11:00am, every two weeks
Where: Jewish General Hospital, H-433
Organizer: Jennifer Wu (

Social Epidemiology Journal Club

When: Thursdays, 4:00pm - 5:00pm, every 3 weeks
Where: Thomson House
Organizers: Alissa Koski, Jeremy Labrecque, and Renee Carter (
Web ste:

Tuberculosis Journal Club

When: Thursdays, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Where: Montreal Chest Institute, Beckley conference room
Organizers: Samuel Schumacher and Robyn Lee (