2013 Events

Presentation of the Bloomberg Manulife Prize - Toronto

The prize was presented to our 2013 winner, Dr. Walter Willett, Distinguished Professor of Epidemiology and Nutrition at the Harvard School of Public Health, and one of the world's most influential nutritionists, at the the MaRS Discovery Centre in Toronto on Monday, January 27, 2014. His discussion, followed by an informal Q & A, was attended by McGill Vice-Principal Dr. David Eidelman, Dean of the Faculty of Education Dilson Rassier, along with key founders, sponsors, and media, as well as prominent McGill alumni and friends of the University. Dr. Willett's talk, based on his research into long-term health outcomes through proper diet and nutrition, was followed by a dinner for our winner and guests.

Bloomberg Manulife Prize Discussion and Q & A - Montreal

Wednesday, January 29, 2014 from 12:30 p.m. to 2 p.m.
University Centre
Ballroom, 3rd Floor
3480 McTavish St., Montreal

Dr. Walter Willett participated in a panel discussion on the eye-opening research on the links between nutrition and disease, sharing his insights into how small changes to our diets can lead to big inprovements in the quality of our lives.

This was an engaging and thought-provoking discussion, featuring a compelling message about better health through nutrition.

Coffee, juice and cookies were provided. Admission was free.

Watch a webcast recording of the Montreal event


McGill Centre for the Convergence of Health and Economics (MCCHE)

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