Everyone is welcome to this information session!
The Department of Family Medicine congratulates:
Title of award: McGill Faculty of Medicine MSc Internal Studentship
Title of research project: Investigating the Effect of Weight on Asthma Children in Quebec
Title of award: McCutcheon Pediatric Palliative Care Fellowship
Title of research project: Engaging Terminally Ill Children in Research of Self-Reported Quality of Life Outcomes: a Review of Established Methods
Seminar: "Choosing health care: Towards understanding how Australians navigate the public/private health care maze".
You are cordially invited to a seminar presented by Associate Professor Karen Willis. The seminar is entitled: "Choosing health care: Towards understanding how Australians navigate the public/private health care maze". Dr Willis is a medical sociologist and Associate Dean Education, Faculty of Health Sciences, University of Sydney.
The 2013 Isaac Tannenbaum Resident Research Day held on May 31st was a real success!! This day was an opportunity for our residents to present their scholarly work as well as to meet with other residents from the different McGill Family Medicine Units.
News released yesterday about how using iron could make hydrogenation cheaper and greener is only one of many examples of collaborative research being conducted by teams that include researchers from McGill University and RIKEN, Japan’s largest comprehensive research institution.
Dr. Jeannie Haggerty's new editorial on the Strength of Primary Care Systems in the British Medical Journal
See Dr. Jeannie Haggerty's new editorial in the British Medical Journal based on this very interesting publication on Primary Care Systems published in the Health Affairs.
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Updated Templates for Research Associates’ & Assistants’ Appointments, Reappointments and Postings
As part of the implementation of the AMURE collective agreements, we recently distributed and placed on our website templates of offer letters for Research Associates, Regular Research Assistants and Casual Research Assistants. Based on the input of users, we are now issuing updated versions of these offer letters in both English and French.
Almost 70,000 Canadians die each year from heart disease and stroke – that’s one person every seven minutes. And despite impressive gains in research and treatment, cardiovascular disease still accounts for almost 30 per cent of all deaths every year in Canada.