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McGill welcomes National Research and Innovation Policy

Additional amounts granted to universities, particularly for indirect research costs, provide important support, according to Vice-Principal for Research and International Relations 

Wed, 2013-10-16 16:02

Contact Information

Contact: Julie Fortier
Organization: Media Relations Office
Office Phone: 514 398-6751
Source Site: /newsroom

McGill discovery should save wheat farmers millions

Epigenetic factors identified as key to preventing loss of wheat caused by rain and high humidity (and should lead to better beer)
Wed, 2013-10-09 19:21

Contact Information

Contact: Katherine Gombay
Organization: Media Relations Office
Office Phone: 514 398-2189
Source Site: /newsroom

SSMU Talks Sustainable Student Living with ECOLE

Mon, 2013-10-07 09:19

See the coverage in the two articles below

Published on September 30 | McGill Daily
Written by by Lauria Galbraith and Hannah Reardon 

Source Site: /sustainability

Eating Insects: Educating the market to get global buy-in

Wed, 2013-10-02 12:10

Insects are not something you are likely to find on the menu in Canada, but the United Nations suggests they should be.

Published September 27 2013 | Globe and Mail

In fact, they're eaten in other parts of the world and some Canadian business people are creating products to meet demand and be a global resource for what they feel is the food of the future.

Source Site: /sustainability

Turning research on its head

Wed, 2013-10-02 10:41

A bold new conference at McGill showcases the growing movement of research creation

Published on September 27 2013 | McGill Reporter
By Victoria Leenders-Cheng

Source Site: /sustainability

Seminar: Public health genomics: Anything new?

Thu, 2013-10-17 12:00 - 13:30
Family Medicine Department : 5858 ch. de la Côte-des-Neiges, 3rd floor, suite 300 Montreal, QC , H3S 1Z1

Department of Family Medicine


Public health genomics: Anything new?

With Dr. Fred Paccaud, MD, MSc.,Professor of Epidemiology and Public Health, Faculty of Medicine, Lausanne Head, Institute of Social and Preventive Medicine, University Hospital Center, Lausanne, Switzerland.

Source Site: /familymed

Seminar: General practitioners can evaluate the material, social and health dimensions of patient’s social status

Thu, 2013-09-26 12:00 - 13:30

Department of Family Medicine presents:

General practitioners can evaluate the material, social and health dimensions of patient’s social status



Dr. Bernard Burnand, MD MPH,

Source Site: /familymed

New Ethics Option Available to ISS Graduate Trainees

Fri, 2013-09-13 17:12

The ISS Program is pleased to announce a new option in our suite of professional skills workshops from our partner the McGill SKILLSETS Program:

Human Biomedical Research Ethics: Guiding You in the Right Direction

Are you new to the research environment? Contemplating conducting a biomedical study on humans?

Source Site: /miam

Mercury Free Microscopy Information Session

Wed, 2013-09-11 12:30 - 15:30
McIntyre Medical Building : Martin Amphitheatre (Rm 504), 3655 promenade Sir William Osler Montreal Quebec Canada , H3G 1Y6
Price: FREE

Everyone is welcome to this information session!


Source Site: /sustainability

Seminar: Research Training in Family Medicine: Who, What, Where and Why

Thu, 2013-09-05 12:00 - 13:30


Source Site: /familymed