Discovery Day in Health Sciences Keynote Lecture Library

Watch captivating keynote lectures from past Discovery Day events.

Anchaleena Mandal
2021 CMHF Award Recipient 
Life is a Puzzle: My Journey to Medical School 
Discovery Day North: Central Canada

Kay Wu, MD
2021 CMHF Award Recipient
Art + Technology + Medicine = ? 
The Population Health Research Institute Keynote Lecture

Andrew Robart
2021 CMHF Award Recipient
Show Yourself
Memorial University of Newfoundland

Tara J. Leary, MD
#realhealthcareheroes: Lessons From the Front Lines of the Opiate Crisis
NOSM University 

Pencilla Lang, MD PhD & Sarah Mattonen, PhD
Can We Stack the Deck: Using Imaging Data to Guide Clinical Decision Making
The Dr. Cecil & Linda Rorabeck Keynote Lecture

Lyndsay Crowshoe, MD
Resistance and (Re)Connection 
University of Calgary 

Noni MacDonald, MD
What Affects Our Health
Dalhousie University 

Sheetal Pundir, MD PhD 
2020 CMHF Award Recipient
Don't Believe, Just Seek
McGill University & The Neuro

Annie Robitaille PhD
Vivre avec la démence – un défi de taille
Université d'Ottawa

Douglas Manual, MD
My Journey to Becoming a Public Health Doctor
University of Ottawa

Lehana Thabane, PhD
My Journey as a Biostatistician
Population Health Research Institute Keynote Lecture

Maggie O'Dea, MD
2019 CMHF Award Recipient
How to Marie Kondo Your University Experience 
Memorial University of Newfoundland 

Lynne-Marie Postovit, PhD
I didn't know what I wanted to do, but I knew I wanted it to have meaning
Faculty of Health Sciences, Queen's University Keynote Lecture

Naana Jumah, MD
Raise your hand if you wanna be a doctor. Don't worry, neither did I... at first. 

Loydie Jerome Majewska, PhD
How You Got Your Face
McGill and The Neuro Keynote Lecture

Branavan Manoranjan, MD PhD
2018 CMHF Award Recipient 
It's Never Too Early to Start Making Your Dreams a Reality
University of Calgary

Julie F Thériault, MD
l’Effet papillon
Université Laval

Srinivas Murthy, MD
COVID-19: Public Health, Research and Careers at the Frontline
BC Children's Hospital Research Institute

Gaynor Watson-Creed, MSc MD 
My Kids Call Me 'Diarrhea Doc'
The Dalhousie Medical Research Foundation Keynote Lecture

Nathan Coleman, MD
What Are Your P-L-A-N-S?
The Manitoba Laureates Keynote Lecture

About the CMHF

The Canadian Medical Hall of Fame (CMHF) celebrates Canadian heroes whose work advances health in Canada and the world, fostering future generations of health professionals through the delivery of local and national youth education programs and awards.

This enduring tribute to our country’s rich medical history is showcased here and in our physical exhibit hall in London, ON.