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McGill Symposium in Women's Health

Fri, 2015-09-11 07:00 - 16:30
La Plaza : 420 Sherbrooke Ouest, Montreal, QC , H3A 1B4

We take great pleasure in inviting you to the annual McGill Symposium in Women's Health that will be held at La Plaza, 420 Sherbrooke West, Montreal, Quebec on Friday, September 11, 2015.

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Family Medicine Interest Groups (FMIG) on Bill 20

Tue, 2015-06-02 11:22

Two members of the McGill Family Medicine Student Interest Group (FAMSIG), Annick Gauthier and Hiromi Tissera, were involved in producing a joint paper with other Quebec Family Medicine Interest Groups (FMIGs) on Bill 20. FAMSIG is a group of McGill Medical Students interested in family medicine, whose mission is to promote medical student exposure to family medicine. 

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Open forum on "Video ethnography and care coordination"

Thu, 2015-05-28 09:00 - 12:15
McIntyre Medical Building : Cybermed (210), 3655 promenade Sir William Osler Montreal Quebec Canada , H3G 1Y6

We warmly invite you to attend an open forum on "Video ethnography and care coordination" on Thursday, May 28th, 9am-12:15pm. The forum will be held in Cybermed (210, McIntyre Medical Building, Pine Avenue).

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Thu, 2015-05-28 13:30 - 16:30
Donner Building :

The Department of Family Medicine
McGill University

is pleased to invite you to a
Faculty Development Working Session

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Congratulations to Stephanie Ballard and Svetlana Puzhko on receiving an FRQS scholarship!

Tue, 2015-05-19 14:44

We're proud to announce that two graduate students in our department, Stephanie Ballard and Svetlana Puzhko, were awarded FRQS scholarships! Stephanie Ballard is completing an MSc in Family Medicine and is being co-supervised by Dr. Machelle Wilchesky and Dr. Mark Yaffe. Her project is "The validation of a tool for the detection of elder abuse in long-term care: A feasibility study." Svetlana Puzhko is currently in the MSc program in Family Medicine, supervised by Dr.

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Dr. Mark Ware leading the launch of the Quebec Cannabis Registry

Wed, 2015-05-13 14:06

We're proud to announce that one of faculty members Dr. Mark Ware, Associate Professor in the McGill Department of Family Medicine and the Department of Anesthesiology, is leading the launch of the Quebec Cannabis Registry, one of the largest studies ever conducted on medical marijuana.

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Dr. Mark Ware featured in the Montreal Gazette

Mon, 2015-05-11 14:49

Dr. Mark Ware, Associate Professor in the Department of Family Medicine, Director of the Canadian Consortium for the Investigation of Cannabinoids and Director of Clinical Research at the Alan Edwards Pain Management Unit of McGill University Health Centre, was once again featured in the news for his work on medical marijuana. This time Dr.

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Congratulations to Dr Roland Grad for being awarded the AFMC's John Ruedy Award for innovation in Medical Education!

Fri, 2015-05-08 09:52

On April 26, in Vancouver, during the Presidential Address Awards Ceremony at the Canadian Conference in Medical Education (CCME), Dr Grad has received his AFMC John Ruedy Award for innovation in medical Education. The award is given to an individual or group who has developed innovative print materials, electronic learning aids or other teaching aids.

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An opinion piece on Bill 20 by Dr. Hashana Perera in the Montreal Gazette

Mon, 2015-05-04 09:52

Dr. Hashana Perera, a family physician and faculty lecturer in the Department of Family Medicine at McGill, has published an opinion piece in the Montreal Gazette detailing how she believes Bill 20 will discourage the practice of family medicine. Please see the full article for more details.

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