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Global Food Security: Public Lecture

Tue, 10/28/2014 - 6:30pm - 8:00pm
Focusing on strategies and solutions against food insecurity an d hunger, propelled by McGill's longstanding dedication and expertise in agriculture and environment, nutrition, and food security, the Conferen ce provides a unique forum to foster a global paradigm shift; a shift tow ards convergence of understanding and commitment to reduce hunger and maln utrition. The Public Lecture kicks off the 7th McGill Conference on Glo bal Food Security and will feature leading specialists in the field of foo d security.
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Cancer Prevention: Incurable to Incredible

Tue, 05/27/2014 - 6:30pm - 8:30pm
This is the fourth lecture of the series presented by The Rosal ind and Morris Goodman Cancer Research Centre: Cancer: A Disease of a
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Gastrointestinal Cancer: Prevention, Risk Factors, and Treatment

Tue, 04/29/2014 - 6:30pm
This is the third lecture of the series presented by The Ro salind and Morris Goodman Cancer Research Centre: Cancer: A Disease ofa Thousand Faces Facilitator: Dr. Peter Siegel 'Gastro-esophageal ca ncer - Light at the end of the scope?' Lorenzo Ferri, MD, PhD, FRCSC , FACS Associate Professor of Surgery & Oncology Director, Division ofThoracic Surgery Director, Upper GI Cancer Program David S.
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McGill's first ever MOOC (massive open online course) is open for r egistration

Fri, 01/24/2014 (All day) - Fri, 04/18/2014 (All day)
The year was 1982. 'Food for Thought', a new and innovative co urse conceived by Drs. David Harpp, Joe Schwarcz & Ariel Fenster. Designe d to provoke some thought, separate fact from fiction and of course, dig est everything there is to know about food. And now, 14,000 students lat er, you too can take this course. FOR FREE. That's right. McGill presentsits very-first MOOC (massive open online course), & the McGill Office fo r Science and Society (OSS) is up at bat. Are you ready for some Food for Thought? Register below
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Communications: Tips for Caregivers

Mon, 11/25/2013 - 6:00pm - 8:00pm
The Council on Palliative Care presents: A FREE WORKSHOP 'Communications: Tips for Caregivers' by Joan Foster, BN, CSSS Hom ecare Nurse and Zelda Freitas, PSW, CSSS Social Worker Light refreshm ents will be available.
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Lymphoma, Leukemia & other Hematological Cancers - Understanding your Blood

Tue, 11/26/2013 - 6:30pm - 8:30pm
This is the second lecture of the series presented by The Rosal ind and Morris Goodman Cancer Research Centre: Cancer: A Disease of a Thousand Faces Facilitator: Nicole Beauchemin, PhD 'The Best LymphomaTherapies in 2013' Nathalie A.
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DEFINING THE LEGAL LINE: Youth, Cyber bullying & Wellbeing

Wed, 11/20/2013 - 9:00am - 5:00pm
Co-sponsored by: the Institute of Human Development and Well-be ing; McGill's Dean of students; and Define the Line projects at McGill. 9:00 am - Opening session Prof. Claudia Mitchell or designate (Instit ute for Human Development and Well-being). Prof. Shaheen Shariff, Defin e the Line projects Andr
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SOLD OUT! The 2013 Seagram Lecture with Malcolm Gladwell

Thu, 11/14/2013 - 7:00pm - 9:00pm
Malcolm Gladwell, one of the best-known writers in the world t oday, is coming to McGill for the 2013 Seagram Lecture. On November 14 , join us for a very special talk from the author of bestsellers includin g Blink, Outliers and The Tipping Point. Gladwell - who grew up in Elmira , Ont. and has served as a staff writer for The New Yorker since 1996 - w ill discuss his most recent effort, David and Goliath, a work exploring the struggle underdogs face against favourites.
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McGill on the Move with Julian Armour

Sat, 10/26/2013 - 6:45pm - 10:30pm
On Saturday, October 26, join us for a very special concert b y the Chamber Players of Canada. The acclaimed Chamber Players of Cana da have been performing together for over a decade and have nine CDs - wit h two more slated for release this season - to their name. Among their mem bers is the renowned Julian Armour, BMus'85, artistic director and execu tive director of Music and Beyond; artistic director of the Chamber Playe rs of Canada; and principal cellist of the Thirteen Strings Chamber Orche stra.
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Breast Cancer - Breaking New Ground

Tue, 10/22/2013 - 6:30pm - 8:30pm
This is the first lecture of the series presented by The Rosali nd and Morris Goodman Cancer Research Centre: Cancer: A Disease of a T
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