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At a Glance: Founded in 1821; Two campuses: Downtown, 845 Sherbrooke Street West, Montreal, QC; Macdonald, 21111 Lakeshore Road, Sainte Anne de Bellevue, QCLeadership: Suzanne FOrtier, Principal and Vice Chancellor; Michael A Meighen, Chancellor; Stuart "Kip" Cobbett, Chair, Board of Governors40,493 total students (as of fall 2016), 142 Rhodes Scholars, 1671 tenured or tenure-stream faculty10 Faculties, 12 SchoolsHealth & Research: Canada's first faculty of medicine, established in 1829; $473.1 million in research funding awarded in 2014 - 2015 (to McGill and affiliated hospitals); 4 teaching hospitals affiliated with McGill