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...

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...

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...

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.  

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....

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)...

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...