Women in Leadership Series


In light of Women's Day in March, McGill’s Career Planning Service (CaPS) in partnership with McGill Women and Leadership, is hosting two events to inspire and empower young women soon to enter the...

History of Women in Science and Medicine: Reflections on a Century


Presentation by Margaret Rossiter (Marie Underhill Noll Professor of the History of Science at Cornell University) with introduction by Elsbeth Heaman (Associate Professor, History and Classical...

In Her Own Words: Stories from Distinguished Research Careers


PLEASE NOTE REGARDING THE EVENT LOCATION: Enter via the New Music Building (527 Sherbrooke St.

Help prevent the transmission of HPV!

Published: 25Mar2013

The McGill Division of Cancer Epidemiology has recently launched the CATCH study to test the effectiveness of a Carrageenan-based gel in preventing the tranmission of HPV. Carrageenan is derived...

Could quality of sleep have to do with sex differences?

Published: 12Sep2016

You may have noticed that women are more prone to sleep disturbances than men. They are, for instance, up to twice as likely to suffer from insomnia than men. Could there be a link between the body...

Ending Violence Against Indigenous Women


Ending Violence Against Indigenous Women: an Awareness-Raising Fundraiser for the Native Women's Shelter of Montreal (NWSM)

McGill Symposium in Women's Health (Sept. 16)

Published: 13Sep2016

Each year, the Department of Obstetrics & Gynecology at McGill organize a symposium to review new studies and practices in order to help practicing gynecologists, family physicians, residents,...

Women in Leadership Task Force Final Report Now Available

Published: 18May2017

To date, there are disproportionately fewer women than men in leadership positions in the McGill Department of Pediatrics especially in the roles of Division Directors, Associate Chairs, Vice-Chair...