The Complex Science of Suicide Prevention

January 8, 2020 | 12:30PM

Dupuis Hall room 215, Queen's University

The Department of Public Health Sciences at Queen's University and the Canadian Institute for Military and Veteran Health Research present The Complex Science of Suicide Prevention. A public lecture by Dr. James Thompson, Adjunct Associate Professor, Public Health Sciences, Queen's University and Research Medical Consultant, CIMVHR.

Military Epidemiology and Combat Health Analytics in the Canadian Armed Forces: A discussion around Big Data

October 29, 2019 | 6:30PM - 9PM

Kingston Hall Rm. 301, Queen's University

The CIMVHR Forum 2018 Banting Award recipient, Robert Hawes, PhD (Cand.), Senior Epidemiologist, Directorate of Force Health Protection, Canadian Forces Health Services Group, will deliver a public lecture as part of the CIMVHR graduate course. Registration is free. Please email to attend, online or in person.


New directions in PTSD research among military members, veterans and public safety personnel

April 25, 2019 | 1:30PM - 2:30PM

Botterell Hall Rm. B150, Queen's University

Dr. Margaret McKinnon is a clinician-scientist who serves as the Homewood Chair in Mental Health and Trauma in the Department of Psychiatry and Behavioural Neurosciences at McMaster University. She will be delivering a public lecture on PTSD research. 

Military Ethics and Soldier Identity: The experience of war, the organization and its culture

April 3, 2019 | 4PM - 6PM

Tilley Hall Rm. 28, University of New Brunswick.

CIMVHR Associate Director Dr. Stéphanie Bélanger will be delivering a public lecture on military ethics and soldier identity.

Lecture recording available here.

Strategic Foresight and Teaching the Future

Thursday, March 7 | 11:30 to 13:00

The MPA Program RMC is pleased to announce that Dr. Peter Bishop, former director of the Master’s degree in Foresight at the University of Houston, will be offering a talk on the topic of strategic foresight and teaching the future.

CIMVHR Public Lecture: Knowledge Translation in Military, Veteran, and Family Health Research

December 1, 2015 | 6:30 p.m. - 9:30 p.m. EST | Guest speaker: Dr. Heidi Cramm - Head of Knowledge Translation, CIMVHR

The Future of the Forces

Major-General Nicolas Eldaoud -- Chief of Staff, Military Personnel Command, Dept. of National Defence, Veterans Affairs Committee

November 21, 2017, 6:30 PM - 9:00 PM

Currie Hall, Royal Military College of Canada, Kingston, ON

**Please RSVP to by 5:00 PM, Monday, November 20 

CIMVHR UNIWeb Webinar Available Online

The CIMVHR UNIWeb is a virtual community which visually catalogues members’ research publications and interests. It is a powerful, visually-organized hub for discovering and connecting with other students, professors and researchers who share similar research interests and/or expertise. As the member base grows, the CIMVHR UNIWeb will foster improved communication between the global research community regarding current research needs for military personnel, Veterans and their families.

CIMVHR UNIWeb members are organized and presented both by research themes (ex. gender differences) and by academic departments. In addition, UNIWeb features an interactive global map to easily connect members by location.

Blurring Boundaries: PTSD and Couples

Tuesday, April 25, 2017 | 3:30 p.m. – 5:00 p.m. – A public lecture featuring Dr. Rachel Dekel, Full Professor at the Louis and Gabi Weisfeld School of Social Work at Bar-Ilan University, Israel, and member of the Israeli Excellence Center (I-CORE) for Mass Trauma.

CIMVHR Public Lecture: Rehabilitation - Transitioning From Military to Civilian Life

December 2013 | Guest Speakers from the Veteran Transition Network
Dr. Tim Black, from the University of Victoria and Dr. Daniel Cox, from the University of British Columbia