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"Implementing Innovative Approaches for Patients with Alzheimer’s Disease and related disorders: Evaluation of the Quebec Alzheimer Plan" by Dr Isabelle Vedel

Tue, 2015-01-20 16:30 - 17:30
Jewish General Hospital : Block Amphitheatre, 3755 Cote St. Catherine Road Montreal Quebec Canada , H3T 1E2

Isabelle Vedel, MD, PhD
Professeure adjointe, Département de médicine familiale et Division de gériatrie, Université McGill
Assistant Professor, Department of Family Medicine and Division of Geriatric Medicine, McGill University

Source Site: /familymed

Systems crucial to stability of planet compromised

New data and assessments suggest that resilience of the planet is now at risk
Thu, 2015-01-15 14:24

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Contact: Elena Bennett
Organization: McGill University
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Mobile Phone: 514 803-3474

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Contact: Raphael Larocque-Cyr
Organization: Media Relations Office
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Source Site: /newsroom

Dr. Jeffrey Derevensky Appointed Chair of Dept. of Educational & Counselling Psychology (ECP)

Thu, 2015-01-15 11:03

Dr. Jeffrey Derevensky Appointed Chair of Educational & Counselling Psychology


The Faculty of Education at McGill is pleased to announce that Dr. Jeffrey Derevensky has been appointed as Chair of the Department of Educational and Counselling Psychology.

Source Site: /education

A new global wetlands map

Thu, 2015-01-15 09:59

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Contact: Melody Enguix
Organization: Media Relations Office
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Office Phone: 514-398-6751
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Source Site: /newsroom

La méditation de Bassam Khoury

Wed, 2015-01-14 14:30

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Source Site: /newsroom

Genetic discovery about childhood blindness

Dr. Robert Koenekoop, director of the McGill Ocular Genetics Laboratory at The Montreal Children’s Hospital of the MUHC, co-led this research.
Tue, 2015-01-13 14:45

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Source Site: /newsroom

New strains of parasites identified

Research on whipworms has implications for human health and animal conservation
Mon, 2015-01-12 11:04

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Contact: Katherine Gombay
Organization: Media Relations Office
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Office Phone: 514-398-2189

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Contact: Rhia Ghai
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Source Site: /newsroom

It’s all in a good night’s sleep

Study finds link between sleep quality and grades of schoolchildren in math and languages
Thu, 2015-01-08 10:33

Making sure school-aged kids get to sleep at a regular hour is often a struggle for parents. But a study by researchers at McGill University and the Douglas Mental Health University Institute in Montreal suggests it’s well worth the effort: the researchers found that a good night’s sleep is linked to better performance in math and languages – subjects that are powerful predictors of later learning and academic success.

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Contact: Florence Meney
Organization: Douglas Mental Health University Institute
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Office Phone: 514-761-6131, ext. 2769

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Contact: Cynthia Lee
Organization: Media Relations Office
Office Phone: 514 398 6754
Source Site: /newsroom

SIS Seminar Series: "ICT Economics: Economic Effects & CO2 Emissions Reduction of Trusted Third Party Digital Repositories." Guest speaker Dr. W. Oh

Thu, 2015-01-15 12:30 - 14:00
School of Information Studies : Room 106, 3661 Peel, Rm. 106, Montreal , H3A 1X1

Join us for a McGill School of Information Studies (SIS) Seminar Series public research talk on information and communications technology (ICT) economics and trusted third party digital repositories with guest speaker Dr.

Source Site: /sis