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First Aid in the Workplace / Secourisme en milieu de travail

Thu, 2014-10-23 (All day) - Fri, 2014-10-24 (All day)
3610 McTavish : Room 430 (First Aid in the Workplace) , 3610 McTavish, Montreal, QC
Price: $103 (free for McGill staff)

Designed and subsidized by the Government of Quebec, this course is mandatory for Quebec establishments.

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University Safety Tabling @ McGill Health Fair

Fri, 2014-10-31 11:30 - 14:00
New Residence Hall : 3625 avenue du Parc Montreal Quebec Canada , H2X 3P8

University Safety staff will be on site to answer your safety questions and provide you with information on how to stay safe on campus!

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University Safety Tabling @ Currie Gym

Fri, 2014-10-24 13:00 - 15:30
Currie Gymnasium : 475 avenue des Pins Ouest Montreal Quebec Canada , H2W 1S4

University Safety staff will be on site to answer your safety questions and provide you with information on how to stay safe on campus!

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Why your brain makes you reach for junk food

Mon, 2014-10-20 09:47

<p>New study examines link between brain cortex and food buying habits</p>
<p>MONTREAL: Will that be a pizza for you or will you go for a salad? Choosing what you eat is not simply a matter of taste, conclude scientists in a new study at the Montreal Neurological Institute and Hospital of McGill University and the McGill University Health Centre. As you glance over a menu or peruse the shelves in a supermarket, your brain is making decisions based more on a food’s caloric content. </p>

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Contact: Anita Kar
Organization: The Neuro
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Developing a global leadership mindset

Sat, 2014-10-18 14:17

From using smart machines and big data to adopting cross-cultural management and understanding diversity, there are many ways to lead with a global mentality. Changeboard asks four leading academics for their insights.

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Do you believe there is a mismatch between the skills that people possess and the skills needed for future business success? If so, how can this be addressed?

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New Grand Challenges funding opportunities

Sat, 2014-10-18 13:54

The Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation is now inviting applications for three new Grand Challenges:

Source Site: /globalhealth

McGill Global Health Night 2014

Mon, 2014-11-03 18:00 - 20:00
Faculty Club : 3450 rue McTavish Montreal Quebec Canada , H3A 0E5

The 2014 Global Health Night will be held at the McGill Faculty Club (3450 McTavish), on Monday, November 3rd, from 6:00 to 8:00pm. This annual event is held to highlight and foster the involvement of students and faculty at McGill in global health-related activities.

The evening will feature a guest lecture by Dr. Christy L Hanson and will also include the announcement of the Global Health Programs Photography Competition winner, the Faculty of Medicine’s Chan Prize winner and the Travel Awards Fall 2014 winners.

Source Site: /globalhealth

Global Health Seminars: Giving voice to TB patients through data

Mon, 2014-11-03 16:00 - 17:00
McIntyre Medical Building : Room 521, 3655 promenade Sir William Osler Montreal Quebec Canada , H3G 1Y6

EBOH 50th Anniversary Seminar Series/Global Health Seminar Series
Giving voice to TB patients through data: how case-based data informed the 2015-2018 national plan for TB in Kenya
Dr. Christy L. Hanson, Dean of the Institute for Global Citizenship, Macalester College
3 November 2014, 4–5 PM
Room 521, McIntyre Building, 3655 Promenade Sir William Osler, Montreal


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AndeanGold Announces Board of Directors Appointments

Sat, 2014-10-18 12:25

AndeanGold Ltd. ("the Company" or "AndeanGold") (TSX VENTURE: AAU)(LMA: AAU) is pleased to announce that Messrs. Diego Angulo and Alexander Pena have been appointed to AndeanGold's board of directors.

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The power of not-for-profit ventures

Sat, 2014-10-18 12:19

Elizabeth Law FCPA first understood the power of not-for-profit ventures during her university days in Montreal, Canada, where she saw communities that were crying out for help.

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