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Harmonizing ethics review for international research

Thu, 2016-03-24 17:08

McGill Newsroom

​Policy experts advocate mutual recognition for reviews of data-intensive international research

Genomic research holds great potential to advance human health and medicine. But for the millions of data points now being collected through large-scale sequencing efforts to be truly valuable, they must be analyzed in aggregate and shared across institutions and jurisdictions. This raises many challenges, including navigation of complex ethics-approval processes at multiple sites and in multiple jurisdictions.

Contact Information

Contact: Chris Chipello
Organization: Media Relations Office - McGill University
Office Phone: 514-398-4201

Secondary Contact Information

Contact: Angela Page
Organization: Global Alliance for Genomics and Health
Office Phone: 617-714-8048
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Le fédéralisme est-il un modèle viable de gouvernance autochtone ?

Wed, 2016-04-06 12:30 - 14:30
Chancellor Day Hall : NCDH 312, 3644 rue Peel Montreal Quebec Canada , H3A 1W9

Please join us for a conference by Professor Martin Papillon, Department of Political Science, Université de Montréal, organized by

Source Site: /law

Baxter Family Competition on Federalism

Wed, 2016-03-23 17:05

McGill University’s Faculty of Law and the Peter MacKell Chair in Federalism are proud to announce the creation of the Baxter Family Competition on Federalism, which has been made possible through the generous support of Rachel Baxter, BSc’84, BCL’88 and Colin Baxter, BCL’90, LLB’90, who both practice law in Ottawa, as corporate and litigation counsel respectively.

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Making Better Use of Science and Technology in Policy-Making

Wed, 2016-03-23 10:57

As governments struggle to keep pace with rapid advancements in science and technology, a new report by the Institute for Research on Public Policy (IRPP) and the Canadian Academy of Engineering (CAE) outlines how governments can better incorporate that knowledge in policy-making processes and improve the quality of government decisions.

Source Site: /tised

Arnold & Blema Steinberg Post-Doctoral Fellowships in International Migration Law & Policy

Tue, 2016-03-22 12:18

The vision and generosity of the Steinberg Foundation is at the heart of this new and exciting Fellowship opportunity. The Centre for Human Rights & Legal Pluralism of the Faculty of Law at McGill University is delighted to be able to offer two Postdoctoral Research Fellowships beginning in the 2016-2017 academic year.

​Deadline: 30 April 2016 at 11:59 pm EST.

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The Legal Response to the Paris Attacks: Driven by Reason or Passion?

Wed, 2016-03-23 15:00 - 16:30
Chancellor Day Hall : NCDH 609, 3644 rue Peel Montreal Quebec Canada , H3A 1W9

Presentation by Xavier PHILIPPE, Professor of Public Law at Université Paul Cézanne Aix-Marseille III and Director of l'Institut Louis Favoreu.

Source Site: /law

Forum Leadership et Innovation 2016 – Place à la relève et à l’exemplarité

Thu, 2016-03-24 10:30 - 14:30
Palais des congrès des Montreal : 1001 Place Jean-Paul-Riopelle, Montreal, QC , H2Z 1H5

Durabilys est le tout nouveau rendez-vous annuel de l’industrie québécoise du bâtiment et de l’aménagement durables.

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Dr. Lee Schaefer, "Community-Based Wellness Research Alongside Urban Aboriginal Youth" [PATH Seminar]

Thu, 2016-03-17 13:00 - 14:00

McGill Centre for Physical Activity & Health (PATH) presents:

Lee Schaefer, PhD: "Community-Based Wellness Research Alongside Urban Aboriginal Youth"

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Contact: RSVP
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[OSR] Grantwriting Tips and Tools: Best Practices for Successful Grant Applications

Wed, 2016-04-13 14:00 - 16:00

Office of Sponsored Research Information Session:

Grantwriting Tips and Tools: Best Practices for Successful Grant Applications

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