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Mitacs Open to Funding Opportunities with Non-Profit Sector

Fri, 2015-04-17 14:53

The Faculty of Education’s OFFERING office recently hosted Rebecca Reich, Business Development Officer of Mitacs Canada.

Mitacs Canada is a national non-profit research organization that funds research and training programs by building partnerships between universities and industry, across the country and internationally.

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McGill Family Medicine Team in the "Walk for Montreal"

Sat, 2015-06-20 10:00 - 17:00
Dawson College : 3040 Rue Sherbrooke Ouest, Montreal, QC , H3Z 1A4
Price: $5 registration fee

On Saturday, June 20, 2015, McGill University will be joining Mayor Denis Coderre and thousands of other Montrealers in the "Walk for Montreal", a historic event to inaugurate the McGill University Health Centre’s (MUHC) new Glen site.

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Sign up to join the McGill Family Medicine Team in the "Walk for Montreal" on June 20

Thu, 2015-04-16 12:33

On Saturday, June 20, 2015, McGill University will be joining Mayor Denis Coderre and thousands of other Montrealers in the "Walk for Montreal", a historic event to inaugurate the McGill University Health Centre’s (MUHC) new Glen site. The Walk for Montreal is a chance to come together to show our pride in our city and to celebrate this milestone for the MUHC and for health care in Montreal and Quebec. We will walk alongside a cross-section of the community, including MUHC colleagues, Montreal business leaders, community groups, schools, media personalities, sports celebr

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Could maple syrup help cut use of antibiotics?

Syrup extract found to make antibiotics more effective against bacteria
Thu, 2015-04-16 10:04

A concentrated extract of maple syrup makes disease-causing bacteria more susceptible to antibiotics, according to laboratory experiments by researchers at McGill University.

Contact Information

Contact: Chris Chipello
Organization: Media Relations Office
Email:
Office Phone: 514-398-4201
Source Site: /newsroom

Congratulations to Dr. Isabelle Vedel, who has been appointed a William Dawson Scholar!

Wed, 2015-04-15 13:00
We are proud to announce that Dr. Isabelle Vedel, Assistant Professor in our department, has been appointed a William Dawson Scholar! 
 
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Congratulations to Dr. Pierre Pluye on being promoted to Full Professor!

Wed, 2015-04-15 12:05

We are happy to announce that Pierre Pluye has recently been promoted to the rank of Full Professor in the Department of Family Medicine! Dr. Pluye is a FRQS Senior Research Scholar and Director of the new ‘Methodological Development’ hub of the Québec SUPPORT Unit.

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Who is working on Global Health at McGill?

Wed, 2015-04-15 11:13

You can now find research teams and individual faculty members more easily in our NEW Research and Training section. In addition McGill-based Global Health team can apply for funding! Learn more here.

Source Site: /globalhealth

Dr. David Pearsall interviewed about concussions, hockey and helmets

Tue, 2015-04-14 16:14

Concussions are a top-of-mind issue in hockey

To build a better helmet is a complex issue, says McGill expert

By Neale McDevitt
Published April 13, 2015, McGill Reporter

Source Site: /education

Tango could benefit Parkinson's disease patients

New study puts 40 patients through 12-week course
Tue, 2015-04-14 10:18

Dancing the Argentine tango could have potential benefits for people at certain stages in the development of Parkinson’s disease (PD), according to findings in a new study by researchers at the Montreal Neurological Institute and Hospital -The Neuro, McGill University and the Research Institute of the McGill University Health Centre.

Contact Information

Contact: Anita Kar
Organization: The Neuro
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Source Site: /newsroom

Congratulations to Dr. Charo Rodriguez for being chosen for the Faculty Honour List for Educational Excellence!

Mon, 2015-04-13 15:26

We're proud to announce that our own Dr. Charo Rodriguez, Associate Professor in the Department of Family Medicine, was one of the seven named to the 2015-2016 Faculty of Medicine Honour List for Educational Excellence! 

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