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Geneviève Saumier receives Paul-André-Crépeau Medal

The Faculty of Law is pleased to announce that the Canadian Bar Association, Quebec Branch (CBA-Quebec), has awarded the Paul-André-Crépeau Medal to Professor Geneviève Saumier, who holds the Peter M. Laing Chair.

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Published on : 25 Nov 2016

Reflections on Day One of #NAPCRG2016 - a spotlight on Claire Godard-Sebillotte

Domhnall MacAuley is a CMAJ Associate Editor and a professor of primary care in Northern Ireland, UK. He attended the North American Primary Care Research Group (NAPCRG) annual meeting in Colorado Springs, CO this past week and spoke to a number of people about their research projects. Notably, he spoke to Claire Godard-Sebillotte, of the McGill Department of Family Medicine and a Vanier Scholar.

Published on : 22 Nov 2016

Paper co-authored by Professor Julie Côté examines gender differences in musculoskeletal disorders

In a new paper co-authored by Professor Julie Côté, researchers found that differences in gender may explain "susceptibility to developing m

Published on : 11 Nov 2016

Article: Top POEMs of 2015 Consistent with the Principles of the Choosing Wisely Campaign

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Published on : 24 Oct 2016

Dr. Guylène Thériault appointed Assistant Dean, Distributed Medical Education

We are pleased to announce the appointment of Dr. Guylène Thériault to the position of Assistant Dean, Distributed Medical Education, Department of Family Medicine, Faculty of Medicine, McGill University. Dr. Thériault replaces Dr. Helene Rousseau, who served as Assistant Dean, Rural Education, since 2011. We take this opportunity to thank Dr. Rousseau for her commitment and enthusiasm over the last five years, during which she travelled across the RUIS McGill territory, which spans 63 per cent of Quebec’s land mass, in support of our health partners in the regions. We wish Dr.

Published on : 14 Oct 2016

Arnold & Blema Steinberg Post-Doctoral Fellowships in International Migration Law & Policy

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 2017-2018 academic year. ​Deadline: December 31, 2016 at 11:59 pm EST.

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Published on : 12 Oct 2016

Congratulations Maxwell J. Smith on receiving a 2016 Banting Fellowship!

The Government of Canada has announced 70 new Banting Postdoctoral Fellowship recipients. The Banting fellows exemplify world-class research capacity at an internationally competitive level of funding. These awards are Canada’s most prestigious awards for doctoral students and postdoctoral fellows. The Banting program is funded through the three federal research granting agencies: the Canadian Institutes of Health Research (CIHR), the Natural Sciences and Engineering Research Council of Canada (NSERC) and the Social Sciences and Humanities Research Council of Canada (SSHRC).

Published on : 07 Oct 2016

A reflection on the announcement by Dr. Barrette that, "Quebec has too many doctors accepting too few patients."

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Published on : 06 Oct 2016

Over $10 million in SSHRC funding to support McGill research

Posted on Wednesday, September 28, 2016 By Kathryn Jezer-Morton

Published on : 29 Sep 2016

Food security and access to land resources

Margaret A. Gilliam Fellowship recipient June Po is a PhD candidate in the Department of Natural Resource Sciences; June works on food security, focusing on the relationships between food security and women’s access to land resources in dryland Kenya. In early 2015, she returned to the rural communities in Kenya to report her research findings to smallholder farmers. This effort has so far been extremely valuable, as she learned multiple ways of translating research into practice.

Published on : 27 Sep 2016

Professor Adelle Blackett awarded research fellowship from the Pierre Elliott Trudeau Foundation

The Faculty of Law is proud to announce that Professor Adelle Blackett, Ad. E., has been awarded a research fellowship by the Pierre Elliott Trudeau Foundation. This prestigious prize, which is valued at $225,000, recognizes public intellectuals in the humanities and social sciences who venture beyond the boundaries of their disciplines to find new solutions to complex issues of major importance to Canadians.  

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Published on : 20 Sep 2016