Two McGill students have been named leaders of tomorrow in a special report in Maclean's magazine that's just hit newsstands. The McGill students are Felix-Antoine Boudreault, 26, a master's student in Civil Engineering, and Alexandra Conliffe, 24, who will soon graduate with her bachelor's in Mechanical Engineering and head to Oxford as a Rhodes Scholar. A third Maclean's achiever is joining McGill as a research fellow next fall. These remarkable scholars under 30 were chosen from 400 nominations submitted by universities across the country.
Scientists at McGill University's Faculty of Medicine have discovered a key step that will provide new targets for treatments of many degenerative diseases such as Alzheimer's, Cystic Fibrosis and Diabetes.
Dr. Courchesne is keynote speaker during the Montreal Children's Hospital's Annual Donald Cohen Autism Lecture
You are invited to learn more about autism during a public lecture by special guest Dr. Eric Courchesne, Director of the Center for Autism Research at the Children's Hospital Research Center, San Diego, California.
Ten years ago on May 24, Teresa Servedio weighing seven pounds, was the first baby to be born at the Royal Victoria Hospital Birthing Centre
Professor Jim Torczyner, director of the McGill Middle East Program (MMEP) in Civil Society and Peace Building, was awarded the Jordan Red Crescent's Gold Medal for Outstanding Achievement in the Humanitarian Field this May. Professor Torczyner accepted the medal, presented by Jordanian Prime Minister Faisal Fayez in Amman, on behalf of the MMEP's partners, staff and volunteers who devote themselves to humanitarian and peace building efforts.
Dr. Wangari Maathai, who made the Green Belt Movement of Kenya an international triumph of environmental conservation and consciousness raising, will deliver a Beatty Memorial Lecture at McGill University on the topic "Standing up for the Environment."
McGill University professors Margaret Gillett and John J.M. Bergeron are being recognized by the Royal Society of Canada (RSC).
From May 25 to 28, health policy makers from Canada, Europe, Latin America and New Zealand are taking part in the first conference of the Canadian Association for Health Services and Policy Research (CAHSPR).
Twenty-one speakers take part in the Canada-U.S. Joint Workshop on Innovative Chemistry in Clean Media held at McGill University May 20 and 21.
Henry Mintzberg's cutting edge approach to leadership development is at the heart of a new leadership program which is attracting attention from some of Canada's top companies.