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Election Results: Executive Committee, Part-time Staff Representative

The election to select the next part-time staff representative of the Executive Committee closed on Tuesday, October 30, 2012 at 5 pm.  A total of 30 votes were received.  Dr. Earl Karanofsky was elected by majority vote as your next representative for a three-year term. We express our thanks to Dr. Stewart Shapiro for considering this position and congratulate Dr. Earl Karanofsky on winning the election.

Classified as : Staff, Faculty, External, Students
Published on : 02 Nov 2012

Dr. Marie Dagenais is the 2012 Dr. Ralph Silverstone Teaching Award Winner

We are pleased to announce that the winner of this year's Dr. Ralph Silverstone Teaching Award is Dr. Marie Dagenais. Dr. Dagenais graduated from Université de Montreal in 1983 and in 1988 completed her Diploma in Oral Radiology at the University of Toronto. She became a member of the Royal College of Dentists of Canada in 1989 and in 1988 she became an Assistant Professor at the Faculty. In 2000 she was appointed as Associate Dean (Academic Affairs), a very important role in the Faculty that she holds to this day. In 2001 she was appointed to Associate Professor.

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Published on : 03 Oct 2012

CBC radio interview about the Run for Outreach

Class of 2014 dental student Lauren Vredenberg is interviewed by CBC radio at "All in a weekend" to talk about the September 30th Run for Outreach. Click here to listen.

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Published on : 01 Oct 2012

Visit FOCUS Dentistry Newsletter online!

Click here for an online version of the Spring 2012 FOCUS Dentistry Newslwetter. To view previous issues, please visit the Alumni Newsletter page.

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Published on : 29 Sep 2012

Visit FOCUS Dentistry Newsletter online!

Online Newsletter.

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Published on : 20 Jun 2012

Dr. Faleh Tamimi’s research reports that drugs commonly used to treat Alzheimer’s Disease make bones stronger

Drugs commonly used to treat memory loss in Alzheimer’s patients can make bones stronger, according to a recent study led by Faleh Tamimi, Assistant Professor in the Faculty of Dentistry. The findings, published in Journal of Bone and Mineral Research and highlighted in Nature Reviews: Endocrinology, could help further research into the idea that bone strength is controlled centrally within...

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Published on : 07 Jun 2012

$29 million from NSERC to support McGill researchers

Whether it is for research into clean energy sources, the future of wireless communication or a better understanding of the processes involved in language learning, over 160 established McGill researchers and more than 80 graduate students will benefit from support from the Natural Sciences and Engineering Research Council of Canada (NSERC) over the next five years.

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Published on : 06 Jun 2012

Congratulations to two of Dentistry’s trainees who recently received competitive Student Research Awards

Congratulations to two of Dentistry’s trainees who recently received competitive Student Research Awards from the Canadian Association for Dental Research.

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Published on : 31 Mar 2012

Office of the Dean Moving for Maintenance

As the Fire Prevention Sprinklers' project is progressing at Strathcona Anatomy and Dentistry, we are informing you that the Office of the Dean will be temporarily moving to 550 Sherbrooke Street West, 8th floor, room 855 as of Monday, March 5, 2012. The office is expected to return to SAD at the end of May 2012 and further information will be sent to you as soon as a specific date will be known.

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Published on : 01 Mar 2012

Students' Table Clinics Day

SAVE THE DATE! Monday, February 20th, 2012 Faculty of Dentistry: Students’ Table Clinics Evening 2012 4:30 to 8:00 p.m. Location: La Plaza, Holiday Inn Midtown Montreal (420 Sherbrooke W.) Please R.S.V.P. Nikoo Taghavi if you need parking vouchers at $10.00 For more information, please see the attachment.

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Published on : 13 Feb 2012

Dr. Laura Stone's pain research selected as a 2011 top-ten discovery in the magazine Quebec Science

Dr. Laura Stone's pain research selected as a 2011 top-ten discovery in the magazine Quebec Science

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Published on : 25 Jan 2012

Paul Allison appointed a Fellow of the Canadian Academy of Health Sciences

The Canadian Academy of Health Sciences (CAHS) last week recognized seven leaders in the health sciences from McGill as elected CAHS Fellows, one of the highest honours for individuals in the Canadian health sciences community.

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Published on : 28 Sep 2011

Canadian Academy of Health Sciences appoints eight new Fellows from McGill

The Canadian Academy of Health Sciences (CAHS) recently recognized eight leaders in the health sciences from McGill as elected CAHS Fellows, one of the highest honours for individuals in the Canadian health sciences community.

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Published on : 20 Sep 2011

Dr. Ernest Reynolds Ambrose, D.D.S. (May 12, 1926 - June 1, 2011)

Dr. Ernest Reynolds Ambrose, D.D.S. (May 12, 1926 - June 1, 2011)

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Published on : 01 Jun 2011

Dentistry Newsmakers: Dr. Catherine Bushnell - My Pain's not your pain

Dentistry Newsmakers: Dr. Catherine Bushnell-My Pain's not your pain

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Published on : 24 May 2011