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Going for the gold in the water

Mon, 2004-06-14 12:00

McGill will be very well represented on the Canadian women's water polo squad at the Athens Olympics this summer. The 13-member team will include no fewer than five McGill students and two alumni, and head coach Patrick Oaten is also a grad.

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Ottawa Senators new head coach is a McGill grad

Mon, 2004-06-14 12:00

Bryan Murray, B(Agr)'69, has had a long and distinguished career as a coach in the National Hockey League. The perennially disappointing Ottawa Senators hope he will be the man to take them to greater hockey glory.

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New method of preserving fertility in young women with cancer

Mon, 2004-06-14 12:00

In a report recently published in the "Lancet," physicians at the McGill University Health Centre (MUHC) have described a new way to preserve the fertility of women who must undergo chemotherapy.

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Contact: Christine Zeindler, MSc
Organization: Public Relations and Communications
Office Phone: 514-934-1934 ext. 36419
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Former hoops star finds celluloid success

Thu, 2004-06-17 12:00

Hubert Davis, BA'98, is a former McGill basketball player and the son of ex-Harlem Globetrotter Mel Davis. His father's story is the subject of a new movie, directed by Hubert, which has garnered much critical acclaim.

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Trying to beat the odds of stroke

Wed, 2004-06-16 12:00

Every hour counts for stroke victims. The sooner they get to hospital, the better their outcome. The McGill University Health Centre (MUHC) and Urgences Santé announced today a new initiative to get stroke victims to the hospital and treated as fast as possible.

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Contact: Christine Zeindler, MSc
Organization: Public Relations and Communications, MUHC
Office Phone: 514-934-1934 ext. 36419
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Media advisory - Prevention and treatment of C-difficile and other potential hospital infections

Wed, 2004-06-16 12:00

Effective today, MUHC nursing staff will be available to answer questions from patients about the risks, symptoms, prevention and treatment of C-difficile and other potential hospital infections.

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MUHC part of successful organ donation team

Wed, 2004-06-16 12:00

A Quebec team of hospitals, including the McGill University Health Centre (MUHC), was recently rated the top 12 at increasing the organ donation rate. This is a first for the Quebec team and for Canada.

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Contact: Christine Zeindler, MSc
Organization: Public Relations and Communications, MUHC
Office Phone: 514-934-1934 ext. 36419
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Medical breakthrough helps women undergoing chemotherapy to have children

Fri, 2004-06-18 12:00

Dr. Seang Lin Tan and his team at the McGill University Health Centre have developed a non-invasive procedure to permit women to preserve their fertility even after chemotherapy, and early results are promising.

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McGill's library studies celebrates 100 years and new acting director

Mon, 2004-06-21 09:30

The GSLIS is marking its centenary with a changing of the guard. France Bouthillier has been named acting director.

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Family Fun Day and Open House at the Children's – Sunday, June 20

Fri, 2004-06-18 10:30

A huge public celebration to mark the Montreal Children's Hospital Centennial.

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Contact: Marie-Annick L'Allier
Office Phone: 514-843-2310
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