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Global Health Seminars: The Global Epidemic of Type 2 Diabetes in the South Asian Diaspora

Mon, 2015-01-12 16:00 - 17:00

Global Health Seminar Series

The Global Epidemic of Type 2 Diabetes in the South Asian Diaspora

Sonia Anand, MD, PhD

Date: 12 January 2015, 4:00-5:00 pm

Location: TBA

Source Site: /globalhealth

Special Workshop: Impact Evaluation for Public Health Professionals - Methods, Examples and Future Opportunities

Mon, 2015-01-19 13:00 - 17:00
Faculty Club : 3450 rue McTavish Montreal Quebec Canada , H3A 0E5

In this session, Professor Colford will discuss a variety of study designs and methods employed by epidemiologists, economists, and public policy investigators to generate evidence through “Impact Evaluations” of public health programs; the focus will be on programs related to global health and development.  The underlying principles will be illustrated with detailed examples employing cluster randomized trials, matched cohorts, regression discontinuity, and stepped wedge designs.  The role of (and adjustment for) participant compliance will be highlighted with a discussion of a p

Source Site: /globalhealth

Ingénieurs: du laboratoire au marché

Mon, 2014-11-10 14:07

[McGill Dobson Cup Start-UP Competition, Second Place Winner in For Profit track: LifePack is a light-weight, powerfully insulating, environmentally-friendly shipping container for temperature sensitive medical materials.  Compared to current shipping methods, LifePak reduces packaging waste by 50% and shipping costs by up to 35%.] 

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Call for proposals: The Muskoka Initiative on Maternal, Newborn and Child Health

Mon, 2014-11-10 13:39

On May 28 to 30, 2014, Canada made a committment of $3.5 billion to improve the health of mothers and children for the period of 2015–2020 to end the preventable deaths of mothers, newborn and children younger than age five. These efforts are threefold, focused on strengthening health systems, reducing the burden of leading diseases, and improving nutrition.

Source Site: /globalhealth
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CEGEP Panel 2014

Tue, 2014-12-09 12:00 - 13:30
Thomson House : Ballroom, 3rd floor, 3650 rue McTavish Montreal Quebec Canada , H3A 1Y2

Are you interested in teaching at a CEGEP?  Attend this panel discussion to hear what recruiters, professors and administrators from CEGEP's have to say about current trends in the labour market for teachers, what CEGEP's look for in new teachers, how teachers are evaluated and how the interview process works.

Participating Cegeps:

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Artful Inquiry Salon

Wed, 2014-11-12 14:00 - 16:00
Education Building : Room 233, 3700 rue McTavish Montreal Quebec Canada , H3A 1Y2

I am emailing to extend a warm welcome and reminder for interested faculty and graduate students, to participate in the “Artful Inquiry Salon” scheduled to meet on Wed. Nov. 12th from 2-4pm in Room 233.

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"McGill Financial Statements" - Month of October 2014

Mon, 2014-11-10 09:24

To all Finance users,

The month of October 2014 is closed. You may pick up your Minerva Financial Statements by logging into Minerva via https://horizon.mcgill.ca/minerva.

This link will bring you directly to the Finance (Fund) Administration Menu >> Financial Statements menu option.

For questions or assistance, you may contact the Finance Helpdesk at 514-398-3463 or via email at fishelp.acct@mcgill.


On the Value of Terrorist's Private Information in Government's Defensive Resource Allocation Problem

Fri, 2014-11-07 17:05

Authors: Mohammad E. Nikoofal & Mehmet Gumus

Publication: IIE Transactions


Source Site: /desautels

Classic Catalogue, auto-loan machine downtime Monday, November 10, 12:15am - 12:45am

Fri, 2014-11-07 16:59

Due to scheduled maintenance, the Classic Catalogue, item-availablity information in McGill WorldCat and the auto-loan machines will be unavailable from 12:15am to 12:45am, Monday morning, November 10, 2014.

We apologize for any inconvenience.

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Grand Rounds: Shock at the announcement of a psychotic disorder before age 18" - Dr. Philippe Lageix, Psychiatrist

Thu, 2014-11-27 11:30 - 13:00
Douglas Hospital : Bowerman Room, Dobell Pavilion, 6825, boulevard LaSalle Verdun Quebec Canada , H4H 1R3
Source Site: /psychiatry
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