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[The Feindel Brain Imaging Lecture Series] Dr. Marta Kersten: "Augmented Reality in Image-Guided Surgery"

Mon, 2016-02-08 13:00 - 14:30
Montreal Neurological Institute : de Grandpré Communications Centre, 3801 rue University Montreal Quebec Canada , H3A 2B4
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"Strong Muscles Make For Strong Bones," Bloomberg Manulife prizewinner Dr. Giangregorio tells Gazette

Mon, 2016-02-08 14:54

Dr. Lora Giangregorio, winner of 2015 Bloomberg Manulife Prize for the Promotion of Active Health -administered by the Faculty of Education- was interviewed by The Montreal Gazette recently regarding her research.

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Registration and abstract submission for the 2016 EBOH Research Day are now open!

Mon, 2016-02-08 14:44

Dear EBOH members,

Find yourself longing to get some feedback on your research? Curious about what others in the Department are researching? 

Registration and abstract submission for the 2016 EBOH Research Day are now open!

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CTV News: Rona's sales and Quebec will begin shortly

Mon, 2016-02-08 14:26

Watch full video: CTV News, 5 February, 2016 

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BeaverTails bets on skiers and fair-goers being in the mood for its quintessential Canadian treat

Mon, 2016-02-08 14:21

BeaverTails found success when the Montreal-based company finally decided to embrace the iconic dessert’s biggest asset — marketing the decadent hand-stretched sweet pastry made to resemble a beaver’s tail as a treat for special occasions, rather than positioning it as a food for people to eat every day.

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Un nouveau directeur pour Moisson Montréal

Mon, 2016-02-08 14:17

La banque alimentaire basée à Saint-Laurent a un nouveau directeur général. Richard D. Daneau entrera en fonction chez Moisson Montréal le 8 février, succédant à Dany Michaud, qui a quitté ses fonctions en octobre.

Titulaire d’un baccalauréat en commerce de l’Université McGill et d’une maîtrise en administration de HEC, il cumule près de 25 ans d’expérience en gestion des opérations et administration dans le domaine des transports, des technologies et des équipements industriels.

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New programs try to make sense of all that data

Mon, 2016-02-08 14:13

From baseball to banking, the ability to mine data on performance, customer preferences and other trends is the new must-have for the corporate bottom line. But still too rare, say employers, is the analyst who combines technical expertise to delve into “big data” and communication skills to explain the findings in everyday language to colleagues and senior managers.

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Péladeau likely won't scuttle Rona deal: Moore

Mon, 2016-02-08 14:09

Pierre Karl Péladeau is calling on the Caisse de Depot to intervene in Lowe's takeover of Rona, but Karl Moore, Professor of Business Strategy, McGill University says he likely won't be able to scuttle the deal, as the Caisse has a duty to maximize value for Quebec pensioners.

Watch full video: Business News Network, 3 February, 2016 

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Women don't make first move when dating online

Mon, 2016-02-08 14:06

All men please take note! In the online dating world, women do not like to send personal messages to initiate contact and later mating and would rather send "weak signals" than making the first move, a team of Indian-origin researchers has revealed.

According to Jui Ramaprasad, assistant professor of information systems at McGill University, they still see that women don't make the "first move" online.

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Director of International Sales to Receive International Trade Award

Mon, 2016-02-08 14:02

Health Enterprises, Inc. is pleased to announce that Mr. Brooke Fishback, director of international sales, will receive the National Association of Small Business International Trade Educators (NASBITE) “2016 Advancing International Trade Award” for the State of Massachusetts at its upcoming annual conference.

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