Xijie Dai, Haining Wang and C.J. Li have recently demonstrated that carbonyl derivatives could be used in a similar fashion to Grignard reagents using a smart Umpolung strategy and thus replaced organometallic-based reagents for nucleophilic carbonyl addition reactions for alcohol synthesis.
For the second year in a row, students from the Green Chemistry course (CHEM 462) are releasing their journal issue, published online as The McGill Green Chemistry Journal. This volume gathers the reviews written by students who took the course. Students used peer evaluation, similar to the standard in scientific publication as a means to raise the quality of all the papers submitted.
Medical Education Rounds: The Faculty’s Education Strategic Plan: Let’s ‘C’! Connect, Collaborate, Create
Progress on the Faculty’s Education Strategic Plan will be shared, to include the process of stake- holder engagement and the particular priority goals and actions underway.
Click on this following link for the various activties, meetings, workshops, and programs offered by Ami-Quebec: http://amiquebec.org/wp-content/uploads/2016/11/Calendar-Jan-to-Aug-2017.pdf
This workshop is for relatives and caregivers to learn how to better communicate with their ill loved one. The workshop's approach can help to reduce your anxiety and improve your relationship with your ill loved one.
For more information about the workshops as well as the exact dates and how to register, please visit this website: http://amiquebec.org/leap/
Please visit the Ami-Quebec website for further information about this program and on how to register for it. Here is the link: http://amiquebec.org/bpd/
The Yan P. Lin Centre Annual Lecture
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The Child Welfare Journal Club is a joint McGill / University of Toronto intiative supported by funds from the Royal Bank of Canada.
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Congratulations to BCom student Stephanie Ng-Lun, recipient of this year’s Canada's Outstanding CEO of the Year Futures Fund Scholarship. Award recipients from across Canada were present in Toronto this week to attend a leadership session and special reception held in their honor, as well as Canada’s Outstanding CEO of the Year Award Gala Dinner, which recognized Calin Rovinescu, CEO of Air Canada.