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The MUHC steps up action plan to reduce its environmental footprint

Fri, 2007-04-20 12:00

On the cusp of the Canada Earth Day celebrations this Sunday, April 22, the McGill University Health Centre (MUHC) unveiled today the Environmental Policy it has developed in order to implement sustainable best practices into all aspects of its operations.

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Contact: Judith Horrell
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Office Phone: 514-934-1934 ext. 71368
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McGill Q & A: Desmond Morton on the state of Canada's mission in Afghanistan

Wed, 2007-04-25 12:00

McGill professor emeritus of history Desmond Morton is a military historian and author of more than 40 books on politics, industrial relations and military history. He spent ten years in the Canadian Army prior to beginning his teaching career.

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MESSAGE TO THE MCGILL COMMUNITY

Fri, 2007-04-27 21:30

We wish to advise the McGill community of a security breach related to student records stored on one of our file servers.

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Book Launch: Garcia's Heart by Liam Durcan

Fri, 2007-04-27 12:00

Novelist and MNI neurologist Liam Durcan has burst onto the literary scene with his thought-provoking debut novel, Garcia's Heart.

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Contact: Anita Kar
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Office Phone: 514-398-3376
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Montrealer establishes World Society for Pediatric and Congenital Heart Surgery

Tue, 2007-05-01 14:00

Dr. Christo Tchervenkov of the Montreal Children's Hospital of the MUHC puts his heart into establishing new organization

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Contact: Lisa Dutton - Montréal
Organization: The Montreal Children's Hospital, MUHC
Office Phone: 514-412-4307
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MUHC study reveals no difference between mercury levels in autistic children and general population

Thu, 2007-05-03 09:00

Researchers at the Montreal Children's Hospital (MCH) of the McGill University Health Centre (MUHC) have revealed new evidence dispelling the supposed link between mercury and autism.

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Contact: Seeta Ramdass
Organization: MUHC Public Relations and Communications
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Office Phone: 514-843-1560
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From May 7 to 11 - The MUHC celebrates International Nurses Week

Sun, 2007-05-06 08:00

Again this year, the McGill University Health Centre is celebrating International Nurses Week.

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Contact: Alex Fretier
Office Phone: 514-843-1560
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MUHC-led study assesses use of high dose inhaler steroids as a preventative strategy for viral-induced childhood asthma

Sun, 2007-05-06 08:00

A new study has revealed that episodic use of twice-daily high-dose steroid inhaler at the onset of a cold can dramatically reduce the severity and duration of asthma attacks induced by colds in preschool-aged children.

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Contact: Lisa Dutton
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Office Phone: 514-412-4307
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Sticking out your tongue is rude, but some kids have no choice

Mon, 2007-05-07 12:00

Children with enlarged tongues turn to the Montreal Children's Hospital for delicate surgery

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Contact: Lisa Dutton
Organization: The Montreal Children's Hospital, MUHC
Office Phone: 514-412-4307
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Discovery of cellular processes which regulate heart's energy supply may pave way for new cardiac therapies

Tue, 2007-05-08 12:00

The heart needs a steady supply of energy to function properly. MUHC researcher Dr. Vincent Giguère and his colleagues recently identified several genetic programs which work together to ensure this energy is available.

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Contact: Seeta Ramdass
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Office Phone: 514-843-1560
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