Faculty of Dentistry news
Drs. Chauvin, El-Hakim, Schwartz and Vu will present at the October 29, 2009 International Congress on Salivary Gland Disorders
Audio and on-line video Of Dr. Bruce Graham’s May 21 Seminar on “Educating Dentists Who Will Solve Access Disparities in Canada” now available
Audio and on-line video Of Dr. Bruce Graham’s May 21 Seminar on “Educating Dentists Who Will Solve Access Disparities in Canada” now available Dr. Bruce Graham, Dean of the College of Dentistry, University of Illinois at Chicago, gave a presentation May 21 on training dental students to work with underprivileged groups.
Dr. Fernando Cervero appointed Director of the Alan Edwards Centre for Research on Pain of McGill University
The Faculty of Dentistry and the Faculty of Medicine are pleased to formally announce the appointment of Dr. Fernando Cervero as Director of the Alan Edwards Centre for Research on Pain of McGill University.
Dean Bruce Graham, University of Illinois at Chicago College of Dentistry, speaks at McGill on Improving Access to Oral Health Care
Dean Bruce Graham, University of Illinois at Chicago College of Dentistry, speaks at McGill
Dr. Katherine Bushnell was just elected as President-Elect of the Canadian Pain Society. As such, she will spend two years as president-elect, two years as president, and two years as past-president (which is now Barry Sessle's position).
McGill University Principal Heather Munroe-Blum and Provost Anthony C. Masi are delighted to announce that the Board of Governors, at its April 7 meeting, approved the appointment of Professor Paul Allison as Dean of the Faculty of Dentistry for a five-year term, renewable, starting June 1, 2008, and ending May 31, 2013.
To: All McGill Staff and Students. Last night, AGSEM, the union representing Teaching Assistants and Demonstrators at McGill, declared a strike against the University.
The discovery of a mechanism that controls mineralization in bones and teeth may lead to new treatments for defective calcification in dental disease (Dental Chronicle, October 2007).
The McGill University Health Centre (MUHC) announces the launch of the design phase for its Redevelopment Project at the Glen and Mountain campuses.
Drs. Jocelyn Feine and Paul Allison of the McGill Faculty of Dentistry visited seven dental schools in India as part of the International Association of Dental Research (IADR) to encourage research in medical care, including dental oral health.
Congratulations to Marc McKee, who was awarded $198,092 towards his research: Biogenesis and Function of Extracellular Matrix Assemblies in Health and Disease. A complete list of the projects awarded funding, by university, can be found at www.innovation.ca.
McGill University has been ranked among the world's top universities again this year by the prestigious Times Higher-QS World University Rankings. The THES/QS declared McGill the number one Canadian university by global standards and number 12 among the top 200 universities ranked -- up nearly 10 rankings from 21st in 2006. The ranking also classes McGill as North America's best public university and the only Canadian university ranked among the world's top 30.