Faculty of Medicine news
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'.
Health Sciences Careers Symposium. including McGill Medicine Thurs. Nov. 13, 6:00-8:00 PM Strathcona Anatomy and Dentistry Building - M1 Brought to you by the Science Undergraduate Society Academic Committee See link for more details. NOTE: The Faculty of Medicine Admissions Office is not responsible for this event. Consult the McGill SUS for more details.
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.
Infection with potentially deadly Clostridium difficile is often linked to antibiotic use, but new research suggests that other factors might be involved in the spread of the highly contagious superbug.
The creation of the McGill University Life Sciences Complex heralds the beginning of what promises to be an exciting era in life sciences research, one that is destined to pioneer new scientific breakthroughs, change the theory and practice of medicine, and improve human life for generations to come.
The Life Sciences Complex (LSC) encompasses two new facilities, the Francesco Bellini Life Sciences Building and the Cancer Research Building, as well as the existing McIntyre Medical Sciences Building and Stewart Biological Sciences Building.