Papers and Presentations
Dr. Tom Gordon, professor in the School of Music, and Dr. Tim Borlase, director emeritus of the Labrador Institute, presented a joint paper titled The Inuit Imagination on the Music of the South at the international colloquiam Musiques et l'imagination du nord et du froid at L'Université du Québec à Montréal on Jan. 20.
Dr. Christopher Kovacs, Faculty of Medicine, is author of two papers published recently. Bone development in the fetus and neonate was published in Current Osteoporosis Reports 2011 and Calcium and bone disorders during pregnancy and lactation was published in Endocrinology and Metabolism Clinics of North America. He also made the following presentations: How Much Vitamin D for Bone and Non-Bone Health?: Why the Institute of Medicine Decided What They Did, at the annual scientific conference of the Canadian Diabetes Association/Canadian Society for Endocrinology and Metabolism, Toronto, Ont., on Oct. 28; The Vitamin D Controversy: Separating Fact from Fiction and Fraud, Department of Pediatrics, Kingston General Hospital, Kingston, Ont., Nov. 18; and Regulation of Bone Metabolism During Lactation and Post-weaning, jointly hosted by the Department of Biomedical and Molecular Sciences and The Queen's University Group for Research on the Reproductive and Developmental Origins of Health, Disability and Disease, Queen's University, Kingston, Ont., Nov. 18. He also collaborated on the following papers: The 2011 Dietary Reference Intakes for Calcium and Vitamin D: What Dietetic Practitioners Need to Know, Journal of the American Dietetic Association 2011; Spine-Hip T-score Difference Predicts Major Osteoporotic Fracture Risk Independent of FRAX®: A Population-based Report from CaMOS, Journal of Clinical Densitometry 2011; Predicting Fracture Using 2D Finite Element Modelling, Medical Engineering & Physics 2011; and Clarification of DRIs for Calcium and Vitamin D Across Age Groups, Journal of the American Dietetic Association 2011.