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McGill lauds Quebec research and innovation strategy

Mon, 2006-12-04 13:00

McGill University Principal and Vice-Chancellor Heather Munroe-Blum has applauded the Quebec government's new plan to boost research and innovation in the province.

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Contact: Lisa Van Dusen
Organization: McGill University Relations Office
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Office Phone: 514-398-6752
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Bruce Trigger, 1937-2006

Sat, 2006-12-02 17:00

Bruce Trigger, renowned archaeologist, author and McGill professor, died Friday, Dec. 1, in Montreal, after a year-long battle with cancer. He was 69.

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The MUHC salutes the government of Quebec's commitment to research and innovation

Mon, 2006-12-04 12:00

Dr. Arthur T. Porter, Director General and CEO of the McGill University Health Centre (MUHC), expressed his satisfaction upon learning today that the Government of Quebec had launched a Quebec strategy for research and innovation.

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Contact: Judith Horrell
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Office Phone: 514-934-1934 ext. 71368
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MUHC-led research reveals higher systolic blood pressure in adolescent boys than girls

Mon, 2006-12-04 12:00

According to new MUHC-led research, adolescent boys have a significantly increased risk of high systolic blood pressure (SBP) compared to adolescent girls.

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Contact: Ian Popple
Organization: MUHC Public Relations and Communications
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Office Phone: 514-843-1560
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MCH doctor receives prestigious award

Mon, 2006-12-04 12:00

The Montreal Children's Hospital (MCH) is pleased to announce that Dr. Sam D. Shemie, Associate Professor of Pediatrics and Associate Director of Pediatric Critical Care Medicine, has been named the first recipient of the Bertram Loeb Chair in Organ and Tissue Donation and part-time visiting professor in the Faculty of Arts at the University of Ottawa.

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Contact: Lisa Dutton
Organization: The Montreal Children's Hospital of the MUHC
Office Phone: 514-412-4307
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McGill nets four new Canada Research Chairs

Thu, 2006-12-07 11:00

$2.9 million in CRC funds contributes to continued innovation.

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Contact: Michael Bourguignon
Organization: McGill University Relations Office
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Office Phone: 514-398-8305
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McGill seals research bonds with India

Thu, 2006-12-07 02:00

Led by Denis Thérien, vice-principal research and international relations, a team of McGill researchers visited India to sow the seeds of future scientific partnerships with their Indian colleagues.

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McGill AIDS fight gets $2.5-million boost

Thu, 2006-12-07 02:00

Using World AIDS Day as a springboard, the Harper government announced it was dedicating some $120 million in new funding for the global fight against HIV/AIDS. From that, McGill's AIDS efforts will get a $2.5-million injection.

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Two for the Rhodes: McGill pair to pack bags for Oxford

Thu, 2006-12-07 02:00

They are brilliant, artistic, intellectual, athletic and pretty sharp cookies. They are McGill's newest Rhodes Scholars.

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Haldane bids adieu

Thu, 2006-12-07 02:00

Maeve Haldane calls it quits after almost five years as editor of the McGill Reporter.

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