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Heavy drinkers face significantly increased cancer risk

Montreal study links heavy consumption of beer and spirits to six different cancers

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Published on : 03 Aug 2009

McGill-Oxford join in neuroscience partnership

Two of the world’s leading centres in neuroscience, McGill University and the University of Oxford, have established an important partnership to broaden understanding of the human brain and take research to new heights.

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Published on : 03 Jul 2009

Toward a better understanding of the brain

With The Brain@McGill, the University launches its knowledge into the public arena As the organ most central to our being, the brain and its functions have presented an inexhaustible series of challenges for scientists. Whether we are making decisions, enjoying music or enduring pain, the brain governs and influences most of our reactions.

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Published on : 03 Jul 2009

Leading authority joining McGill University and Génome Québec Innovation Centre

Dr. Bartha Maria Knoppers named Director of New Centre of Genomics and Policy

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Published on : 16 Jun 2009

New professorship for McGill Faculty of Medicine

Epigenetics pioneer Moshe Szyf garners GlaxoSmithKline-CIHR Professorship in Pharmacology

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Published on : 13 May 2009

Social Networks, Genes, and Human Nature

Acclaimed scientist James Fowler to deliver public lecture at McGill

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Published on : 12 May 2009

McGill scholars win 3 of 5 top academic prizes

Killam Trusts honours work in health science, engineering, French literature

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Published on : 11 May 2009

Top doctoral students awarded 12 Vanier Scholarships

Top doctoral students awarded 11 Vanier Scholarships Up-and-coming scholars receive $50,000 a year for three years in support of their world-class research.

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Published on : 30 Apr 2009

Philippe Couillard appointed Senior Fellow in Health Law at McGill

Former Minister of Health will initiate reflection on public policy related to health law.

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Published on : 08 Jan 2009

Automated Anesthesia

In May, researchers at the McGill University Health Centre announced the creation of what they call the world's first fully automated anesthesia system, which has been used in 40 operations so far. In its 8th annual Year in Ideas, New York Times Magazine looks at the McGill innovation known as 'McSleepy'.

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Published on : 13 Dec 2008

McGill researchers garner three of 10 Prix du Québec for 2008

Paul-André Crépeau wins Georges-Émile Lapalme prize for the promotion of the French language

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Published on : 19 Nov 2008

Online Application System Down: November 15, 10PM.

ATTENTION APPLICANTS TO MDCM, MD-PhD, MD-MBA: The online application system will be down from November 15 starting at 10 PM (Montreal local) for a period of 12 hours for routine maintenance. All applications should be submitted by 9 PM to avoid any difficulties.

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Published on : 10 Nov 2008