McGill University Health Centre (MUHC) - Annual Public Lecture
Did you know it costs taxpayers more than a billion dollars per year to treat Canadians with asthma? Qutayba Hamid knows too well the human cost behind laboured breathing. As head of the respiratory axis at the Research Institute of the McGill University Health Centre (MUHC), Hamid is actively hunting for better asthma treatments to help Canadians breathe easier.
Dr. Eric Fombonne, Director of Psychiatry at the Montreal Children's Hospital of the McGill University Health Centre, says worries over a possible causality between the MMR (measles, mumps and rubella) vaccine and autism are unfounded.
It's been a hundred years since the McGill Conservatorium of Music was established, and over the years McGill's Faculty of Music has moved to the forefront of education in Canada.
Global Television takes you inside the Montreal Children's Hospital operating room with a documentary featuring five incredible children dealing with life-threatening health problems.
During a three-year study, researchers from McGill University's School of Social Work examined ways to boost the well-being of lower income kids through different forms of art. On September 20, academics, policy-makers and practitioners are gathering in Montreal to discuss the findings of the National Arts and Youth Demonstration Project.
Sir James Black, the man behind some of the biggest drug advances in recent medical history, will deliver two talks at McGill on September 23 and 24.
McGill University researchers are among those who will benefit from a new Canadian Institutes for Health Research (CIHR) palliative care funding initiative. McGill University professor Robin Cohen is a recipient and will study the most effective and efficient palliative care interventions.
Continuing turmoil in the commercial aviation industry will be examined by experts during the Worldwide Conference on Current Challenges in International Aviation from September 24 to 26. The event is being organized in Montreal by McGill University's Institute of Air & Space Law in cooperation with the International Civil Aviation Organization.
Dr. Gilles Julien unveils innovative way of treating children living in poverty.