The McGill Journal of Medicine's Special Issue focused on Primary Care in Quebec is now available online. The Issue brings together diverse perspectives in the ongoing conversation regarding the future of primary care in Quebec. We are proud to present reviews, editorials, original research, artwork and reflections from leaders within the Department of Family Medicine as well as students in various health disciplines at McGill. 


Classified as: Research, faculty development, Family Medicine
Published on: 7 Dec 2017

On November 17, McGill University’s Department of Family Medicine signed an agreement with the Zhengzhou University School of Medicine and Zhengzhou Central Hospital in order to provide training for general practitioners in the coming year. The training will be completed in two ways, with a cohort of Chinese doctors coming to Montreal for an intensive two-week course (joining teachers from Beijing with whom a contract was signed in September of this year) and a potential additional group of Chinese GPs in Henan province receiving training via a 12-month distance blended education program.

Classified as: Family Medicine, Research, faculty development
Published on: 6 Dec 2017

The fall 2017 edition of Dialogues, the biannual newsletter of the Department of Educational and Counselling Psychology (ECP), has been published and may be viewed online here (.pdf).

Classified as: Research
Published on: 1 Dec 2017

The Hon. Kirsty Duncan, Minister of Science, announces grants and scholarships to fund research in social sciences and humanities

Classified as: Research
Published on: 23 Nov 2017

Thanks to the generosity of Sophie Nappert (BCL’86, LLB’86), the Nappert Prize in International Arbitration will again be awarded by McGill University in 2018.

The Nappert Prize Competition is open to all students, junior scholars and junior practitioners from around the world. To be eligible for the prize, authors must:

Classified as: Fortier, Research
Published on: 20 Nov 2017

 one or more peopleProfessor Dennis Jensen has been named Director of the McGill Research Centre for Physical Activity and Health (PATH). The appointment is for a three-year term, effective immediately.

Classified as: path, Research
Published on: 16 Nov 2017

Dr. Pierre Pluye, Professor, Department of Family Medicine, is the recipient of the 2017 Family Medicine Researcher of the Year Award from the College of Family Physicians of Canada (CFPC)!

Classified as: Family Medicine, Research
Published on: 8 Nov 2017

The vision and generosity of the Steinberg Foundation is at the heart of this new and exciting Fellowship opportunity. The Centre for Human Rights & Legal Pluralism of the Faculty of Law at McGill University is delighted to be able to offer two Postdoctoral Research Fellowships beginning in the 2018-2019 academic year.

​Deadline: February 1, 2018 at 11:59 EST.

Classified as: Research
Published on: 16 Oct 2017

The Faculty of Law is pleased to announce that Professor Andrea Bjorklund, L. Yves Fortier Chair in International Arbitration and International Commercial Law, and Professor Kun Fan have been appointed Norton Rose Faculty Scholars in Arbitration and Commercial Law, for a three-year term. The previous holders were Professor Fabien Gélinas, before he became the Sir William C.

Classified as: Fortier, Research
Published on: 10 Oct 2017

The Faculty of Law proudly congratulates Professor Stephen Smith, who recently returned from a five-week stay in New Zealand as the NZ Law Foundation Distinguished Fellow of 2017. This prestigious fellowship is granted to one eminent international legal scholar each year. Past fellows include the Chief Justice of Canada the Right Hon. Beverley McLachlin, and this year’s Distinguished Tomlinson Visiting Professor John Borrows, from the University of Victoria.

Classified as: Research
Published on: 3 Oct 2017

To read the complete article by Drs Howard Bergman and Isabelle Vedel, click here.

Classified as: Research, Family Medicine
Published on: 25 Sep 2017

Dr. Caroline Temcheff, of our Department of Educational and Counselling Psychology (ECP), has launched a website for the Healthy Development Laboratory: The research laboratory is a collaborative effort between ECP and Université de Sherbrooke's Département de psychoéducation.

Classified as: Research
Published on: 21 Sep 2017

The McGill Law & Society Workshop Series invites scholars, graduate students and postdocs in law, the social sciences, and the humanities to present works-in-progress broadly falling within the field of law and society.

We seek papers that use qualitative, quantitative, or interpretivist methods to explore the complex relationship between legal phenomena and social, political, and economic interactions, institutions, and processes. Our interest in socio-legal research extends to state, non-state, formal, and informal norms, institutions, and processes.

Classified as: Research
Published on: 20 Sep 2017

Dr. Jeffrey Derevensky was awarded the Lifetime Research Award by the U.S. National Council on Problem Gambling (NCPG), in recognition of his exceptional achievements in the field of gambling research. Dr. Derevensky is Director of the International Centre for Youth Gambling Problems and High-Risk Behaviours at McGill University's Faculty of Education, 

Classified as: Research, IHDW
Published on: 25 Jul 2017