Desautels Global Expert: George Attar

Published: 8Nov2017

George Attar, BCom’82, Senior VP and Chief Technology and Information Officer at McKesson Canada Monday, November 6, 2017 Guest Lecture in IT in Business with Diego Mastroianni

X-1 Accelerator: Tailor-made to grow entrepreneurs

Published: 8Nov2017

Natasha Saviuk, BSc'12, a doctoral student at McGill, and Shonezi Noor, BCom'14, had the same target audience in mind when they pitched startup ideas at McGill's Dobson Cup. They joined forces and...

Dr. Joanne Liu Elected President of Médecins Sans Frontières (MSF) International

Published: 10Jul2013

Dr. Joanne Liu (IMHL Module 4 participant) has been elected President of Médecins Sans Frontières (MSF) International, effective October 1, 2013.  

Surgery Not A Magic Cure For Obesity

Published: 8Apr2014

It is alarming, but obesity has reached epidemic proportions in Kuwait. Oil has not only brought great wealth to the Gulf, but a huge change in lifestyle and food habits. Fast food, fast cars and...

To lead is to manage; to manage is to lead

Published: 7Nov2017

A piece for The Star Kenya tackles the age-old question of whether managers can also be leaders and cites Desautels professor Henry Mintzberg’s view that the two are not mutually exclusive....

Simple Copper Device Could Save Millions of Lives

Published: 12Jul2013

A simple copper device based on an ancient method for storing water may save the lives of millions of children around the world, experts say....

Montreal Doctor is President of Médecins sans frontières

Published: 25Jul2013

"I've never managed to get used to seeing people die." - Dr. Bernard Rieux, from The Plague by Albert Camus (and one of Joanne Liu's favourite books)...

Women at Business School – Joanne Liu, MiM student

Published: 21Jan2014

Joanne Liu is president of Médecins Sans Frontières, an international medical humanitarian organisation that has 30,000 medical professionals delivering emergency aid in more than 60 countries. She...

A Management Approach to Healthcare

Published: 2Aug2013

The demands in today’s healthcare environment require those clinically prepared to have managerial and leadership skills that are not learned in traditional training. The delivery of healthcare...

IMHL participant honoured for community work

Published: 7Nov2017

IMHL participant Gabriela Stroian was recently honored for her voluntary teaching of Medical Physics in Haiti by the Groupe de réflexion et d’action pour une Haïti nouvelle [Reflection and Action...