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IMHL Class 4 participant Joanne Liu Named Winner of 2013 Teasdale-Corti Humanitarian Award

Published: 1Feb2013

IMHL Class 4 participant Joanne Liu is the winner of the prestigious 2013 Teasdale-Corti Humanitarian Award of the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada....

Low-cost water purifier wins Canadian $100,000 grant

Published: 4Jun2013

In developing countries, particularly in rural villages and urban slums, people can hardly afford water-purification systems. The consequences are fatal, with infectious diarrhoea causing around 2...

Personnalité: Dre Joanne Liu

Published: 5Oct2013

Pédiatre-urgentiste à Sainte-Justine, professeure adjointe de clinique au département de pédiatrie de l’Université de Montréal et étudiante à la maîtrise internationale en gestion de la santé à l...

Oakville Doctor New Halton Medical Officer of Health

Published: 25Apr2014

Halton Region’s new Commissioner and Medical Officer of Health (MOH) is looking forward to beginning what she characterized as a ‘dream job’ in a community she already knows....

Prescription for Professional Success

Published: 8Nov2013

As the NHS faces a perceived crisis of management, and clinicians are forced to shoulder more non-clinical responsibilities, postgraduate degrees in business and management are becoming...

Is bitcoin the new gold?

Published: 7Nov2017

Bitcoin has been the target of much speculation among financial circles with some experts alleging that it has the potential to become comparable to gold, a currency legitimized through social...

Ferring Canada's donation to have lasting impact on Desautels Faculty of Management

Published: 9Sep2016

Ferring Canada, a subsidiary of Ferring Pharmaceuticals, has contributed a $2-million dollar donation to the Faculties of Management and Medicine at McGill University, which will create new...

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....

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