More than half of Quebecers over 65 have no teeth. According to researchers from McGill's Faculty of Dentistry and the McGill University Health Centre, implant dentures may be the solution.
Suzelle Barrington, a professor of bioresource engineering at McGill University's Macdonald Campus and Farm, has developed an anaerobic method of digesting pig manure. Rather than it being stored in the open round cement vats one sees in the country, Macdonald Farm's manure is sealed under a plastic cover that is inflated as the manure ferments.
Two of McGill's top administrators, Robert Rabinovitch and Heather Munroe-Blum, have been invited to take part in the pomp and pageantry of the world's biggest amateur sporting event — right here in Montreal.
Three library staff members were honoured at a reception on May 18.
Capital régional et coopératif Desjardins are investing $10 million in MSBi Investment Fund L.P. ("MSBi"). This partnership will allow MSBi to more adequately respond to the financial needs of early-stage and start-up companies. Emphasis is given by MSBi to those opportunities resulting from next generation technologies emanating from McGill, Sherbrooke and Bishop's universities, as well as their affiliated research centres. MSBi, created in 2001, provides financing and strategic support to emerging companies from these member institutions.
Three major Montreal organizations – the City of Montreal, the Montreal Board of Trade of Metropolitan Montreal, and Concordia University – have joined McGill University and McGill University Health Centre as members of the Keep the Shriners in Montreal Committee.
The Montreal Children's Hospital of the MUHC launches Quebec's first stop smoking program specifically for teenagers
On World No Tobacco Day, the Montreal Children's Hospital of the McGill University Health Centre (MUHC) launches Quebec's first Smoking Cessation Motivational Program developed specifically for teenagers with medical conditions.
Election news is being monitored at McGill University this spring. A team of scholars and researchers from the McGill Institute for the Study of Canada (MISC) have spearheaded a project to track media coverage of the 2004 Canadian election in real time over the course of the electoral campaign.
Results of a recent child car seat verification clinic held by the Montreal Children's Hospital and the Shriners Hospital poses concern.
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